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Check out the Blog for the San Joaquin Genealogical Society at: San Joaquin Genealogical Society

For membership brochure: Membership Brochure

For the First Families applications: First Family Applications

Federation of Genealogical Societies - check out their site for ongoing projects and other information.

Cyndi's list of Genealogy sites on the Internet.

Rootsweb who provides space for our Society and others, has links to other Genealogical information.

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has a site where you can obtain land records for a certain period, mainly the eastern half of the United States (east of the Mississippi River). BLM

The San Joaquin County Historical Society and Museum is an institution for the collection, preservation and interpretation of San Joaquin County's evolution of agriculture, social, cultural and economic heritage, providing continuing education, enrichment and knowledge of our past and present, for the future. Visit them and see what they have to offer.

The University of the Pacific (UOP) has in their library the Holt-Atherton Collection. The Holt-Atherton Department is the Special Collections unit of the William Knox Holt Memorial Library at the University of the Pacific. Its primary Purpose is to collect, maintain and provide access to the California and Western Americana collections and the University Archives.

You might also check out the Online Archives of California to check the University of the Pacific Finding Aids Collection and other collections at Universities in California.

Tracy Area Genealogical Society now has their new web site up and running, they cover the area around Tracy, California.

The California Genealogical Society, founded in 1898, is the oldest genealogical society in the State of California. The purpose of the Society is to help people trace and compile their own family histories. The Society maintains a library, gathers and preserves vital records, and provides education through meetings, seminars and workshops.

Another site you can check out that has information on San Joaquin County, California is: The USGenWeb Project
(The email address for Barry C Wood is incorrect - has been changed to [email protected]; mailing address has also been changed: San Joaquin County Genealogical Society
P.O. Box 690243
Stockton, CA 95269-0243)

Golden Nugget Library's San Joaquin County Databases? You can find the site at:
Golden Nugget Library 

Genealogy Gems Podcast" is a FREE weekly audio show devoted to family history.   Episodes run about 25 minutes and are jammed packed with great research ideas.  In addition, listeners will get inspiration and creative techniques for displaying and sharing their research. It's a free educational resource for your members and website visitors. For those new to podcasts, I recommend that they begin with the website at and click on the "Frequently Asked Questions" link on the right side of the page. They can listen on the website, in itunes, or download the episodes on to an ipod or MP3 player.  The choice is theirs.   They will also find a wealth of additional information in the companion show notes on the Genealogy Gems Podcast website.

 Headstones Genealogy. HeadStones Genealogy is a searchable genealogical database. We obtain our information from headstones. 

We've placed your link on our California resources page at". A lot of visitors and clients check our site for helpful resources related to California so this link will definitely be of interest to them in their research efforts. We were wondering if you might also be able to place a link to us on one of your resource pages? We would really appreciate the help as we are trying to make people aware of how we might assist them with their local genealogy research at the CA State Library, local LDS Family History Salt Lake City, Utah . We've done thousands of research hours in California and surrounding states and we love what we do! and throughout the state, we also have researchers who've had great success tracing many families to their place of original outside of the United States. We often do original onsite research in Ireland the UK, Italy, Poland, etc, and then end up connecting different branches of a particular family on both sides of the Atlantic! We welcome any project and enjoy being of help and service to people of many different backgrounds. Diversity is important to us and we are also specialists in African-American and other types of genealogical research having worked on hundreds of cases with many different types of people from just about everywhere. you can learn more about us: r (CA county links and resources pages)

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