Favorite Research Sites
The members of the Iron County Genealogy Society would like to share some of their favorite websites and research links with you.
The U.S. GenWeb Census Project
Links to Online Census Records
(Includes Canada, England, Ireland, Scotland and the U.S.)
Find a Grave - Highly Recomended!
MOIron GenWeb Site
Missouri Death Certificates Database
Missouri Birth and Death Records Database - Pre 1910
Internet Sources of German Genealogy
Italian Genealogy Online
IMMIGRATION AND SHIP PASSENGER LISTS
Passenger Lists Index - Searchable Online
Passenger Lists on the Internet
Library of Virginia
National Archives and Records Administration - Microfilm Rental Program.
Land Records and Deeds Resources
MILITARY RECORDS & LINKS
CIVIL WAR LINKS
The Official Records of the War Of The Rebellion
The Civil War History of the 29th Missouri
Fort Davidson State Historic Site
Muster Rolls - lists of POWs
Jack Masters Civil War Links
WORLD WAR I
Soldiers' Records: War of 1812 - World War I
Online Military Indexes & Records
Genealogy Reference Charts
Includes U.S. Wars - do you know when the Osage Indian War occurred in Missouri?
This is a handy tool to help calculate birth dates from the death date and age at the time of death.
Newspapers - Online
State Historical Society of Missouri - Newspapers for every MO county.
STATE ARCHIVES & LIBRARIES
Missouri State Archives
(Be sure and check out their Research Room)
National Archives and Records Administration
Illinois State Historical Library
State Historical Society of Missouri
SURNAME SEARCH SITES
Ancestry.com (Subscription Required)
Family Search - The Church of the Latter Day Saints (LDS) (Subscription Required)
Computer How-To Information (A very nice site!)