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Useful Genealogy Links on the Internet

GENEALOGY HOW-TO

http://www.homeadvisor.com/r/a-guide-to-geneaology/#.WDzUwlx85OY
HomeAdvisor's "History At Home: A Guide to Genealogy" offers a great introduction to genealogy and provides links that can help all researchers from beginners to the more experienced.

genealogy.about.com
A free website with great articles, genealogy education and tutorials; latest updates to other websites, and articles on what’s happening in the world of genealogy.

www.familysearch.org
Site of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

www.byub.org/ancestors
Companion webiste to the PBS family history and genealogy television series. Contains free chargs and basic 5-step tutorial.

http://is.byu.edu/site/courses/free.cfm
Brigham Young University Genealogy Tutorial

www.lineages.com
Lineages is a site where you can contact professional genealogists and get help with searching your ancestors.

http://amberskyline.com/treasuremaps/
Treasure Maps genealogy is a site dedicated to providing online genealogy help and how-tutorials.

GENEALOGY BLOGS

GenealogyandFamilyHistory.com
Carolyn Barkley's blog provides a wealth of useful and fascinating information about genealogy. Even if you aren't a genealogist, it is fascinating reading!

GeneaMusings.com
Randy Seaver, a retired aerospace engineer writes about his genealogy adventures with his wife Linda.

genealogy.about.com
Kimberly Powell writes on a wide variety of genealogy topics.

blogcatalog.com
This link is to a list of additional genealogy blogs for the diehard genealogy fans who can't get enough!

CURRITUCK COUNTY GENEALOGY

http://co.currituck.nc.us/form-register-of-deeds.cfm
Currituck County Government, Register of Deeds, online services -- Online services, applications, forms, and brochures available from the Currituck County Register of Deeds office.

www.ncgenweb.us/currituck
NCgenweb--Genealogy information on the web specifically about Currituck County.

www.cousinconnect.com/p/a/101651
Cousin Connect--Another site where a researcher can post genealogy questions about Currituck County.

www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/NC/Currituck
Linkpendium--A comprehensive site with links to many sites with Currituck genealogy information.

www.kindredtrails.com/NC_Currituck.html
Kindred Trails--A website with links at the county, state, national and world levels. Includes Bible records.

lists.rootsweb.ancestry.com/index/usa/NC/currituck.html
Sign up page for the Currituck County genealogy email list at Rootsweb.

resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/usa/NC/Currituck/
The Currituck County Page at RootsWeb.

www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Currituck_County,_North_Carolina
The Currituck County page at FamilySearch.org

DARE COUNTY GENEALOGY

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncdare/cemeteries.htm
Links to information from Dare County cemeteries.

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncdare/dare.htm
A website of Dare County genealogy maintained by Anne Trount and Billie Norman.

http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/usa/NC/Dare/
The Dare County page at Roots Web.

http://www.ncgenweb.us/dare/
The Dare County page at NCGenWeb.

https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Dare_County,_North_Carolina
The Dare County page at FamilySearch.org

http://www.usgwarchives.net/nc/dare/darecemeteries.html
The Dare County cemetery page at the GenWeb site.

http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/NC/Dare/
The Dare County page at the Linkpendium site which has links to other sites with Dare County information.

http://cousinconnect.com/p/a/101652/
Cousin Connect is another site for queries. This is Dare County's page.

http://www.daredigitalheritage.org
Online digital archive and searchable index covering over 70 years of past issues of the Dare County Times (1935-1945) and The Coastland Times (1951-2009) newspapers. The Dare County Digital Heritage Collection also contains other full-text searchable collections including the Gregory Williams Outer Banks Genealogy Collection and the Sea Chest Magazine Collection.

http://hatgensoc.weebly.com/
Hatteras Island Genealogical and Preservation Society.

http://www.afaoa.org/
Austin Families Association of America (contains Hatteras Island Austin families as well as all Austin families in America.

NORTH CAROLINA

http://www.ah.dcr.state.nc.us
NC Office of Archives and History site offers access to all vital records for NC.

http://www.ncgenealogy.org
NC Genealogical Society. Click on the top menu link “Resources” to search genealogy societies, libraries, and archives in NC.

http://www.kindredtrails.com/n_carolina.html
The North Carolina page at Kindred Trails, a major genealogy website.

http://www.ncgenweb.us/
The home page of the NCGenWeb project. A compilation of links and statewide genealogy projects. If you would like to volunteer to help compile genealogy records, this is the place to go.

http://www.durhamcountylibrary.org/ncc.php
Durham County Library’s list of places in NC to do genealogy research as well as web links and other genealogy resources.

http://www.cyndislist.com/nc.htm
Cyndi’s List is the most comprehensive privately compiled list of genealogy related links on the Internet. This is her page for NC.

http://www.ncgenealogy.org/
Website of the North Carolina Genealogical Society.

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ncfrsnnc/
Family research Society of Northeastern North Carolina with links to seven counties.

AFRICAN-AMERICAN GENEALOGY SITES

http://www.afrigeneas.com/
A site dedicated to African American genealogy.

http://www.freeafricanamericans.com/
Two books featuring the family histories of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Maryland free blacks.

http://www.ccharity.com/
A collection of various records and sites related to African-American genealogy.

http://www.cyndislist.com/african-american
Cyndi's List list of African-American genealogy sites.

NATIVE AMERICAN GENEALOGY SITES

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~treetop/
Choctaw/Choctaw%20Research.htm

Choctaw genealogy sites.

http://genealogy.about.com/od/cherokee_genealogy/Cherokee_Genealogy.htm
Cherokee genealogy sites.

http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~reynaud/cher_gen_tut.htm
Cherokee genealogy tutorial.

http://allthingscherokee.com/genealogy.html
Information on Cherokee genealogy sites and books.

http://lumbee.library.appstate.edu
A guide to conducting genealogy research on Lumbee Indian ancestors.

UNITED STATES

http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com
Rootsweb--Although a commercial site, it offers a free web page for every state and every county in the U.S. The county and state sites are maintained by volunteers, so some are better than others. They also have message boards.

http://www.cyndislist.com
Home page for Cyndi’s list, the largest privately compiled list of links on the Web.

http://www.familysearch.org
Family Search--Compiled by the Church of Latter Day Saints, this is the largest collection of free genealogy resources in the world. Here you will find census records, vital records, ancestral files, international genealogical indices, pedigree resource files and a Family History Library

http://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/start-research/
Genealogical records available online that are stored at the United States Archives. Particularly useful for ship manifests after 1820, naturalization records, military records, land records and African American records.

Ancestry.com
Can only be used in the library.

Heritagequestonline.com
Can be used from any Internet connected computer.

http://services.dar.org/public/dar_research/search/?Tab_ID=0
Daughters of the American Revolution Genealogical Research System.

http://www.usgenweb.org/
The US GenWeb Project is dedicated to providing free genealogy websites for every county and state in the U.S.

http://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/
Official Ellis Island site allows you to search for ancestors in their records.

http://www.genuki.org.uk/
Online genealogy records for the United Kingdom and Ireland.

http://www.ancestry.com/1940-census
Search Ancestry.com for free for 1940 census records.

http://www.espl.org/genealogy-research
Eastern Shore Virginia genealogy resources.

http://www.veritasprep.com/genealogy-resources-by-veritas-prep/
Scroll down to the bottom of the page for a list of additional genealogy resources.

 

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