genealogy links
Miscellaneous On-Line Research Links

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  • Rootsweb  — the place to find information from counties in the US to countries around the World

  • title    Search the records of the Mormon Church

  • Library of Virginia Digital Collections — Bible Records, Military Records, Copies of Land Grants, etc

  • West Virginia Archives & History — explore archives and history.

  • West Virginia Archives Surname Exchange — contact other folks researching the same surname

  • USGenWeb Archives West Virginia — transcriptions of original documents available here

  • Rootsweb's Guide to Tracing Family Trees — (and lots of links on finding Military Information)

  • Library of Congress — genealogy reading room

  • West Virginia University Library — genealogy collection

  • National Archives and Records Administration genealogy section

  • Ellis Island Records

  • Hackers Creek Pioneers — lots of information and links from Central West Virginia

  • Books We Own — another great resource for look-ups in personally owned books

  • Chalkley's Abstracts of the Scotch-Irish Settlers in Augusta County — all three volumes of this book are online here

  • — some free databases; others require paid subscriptions

  • Cyndi's List — full of every on-line resource you could dream of and adding more daily

  • Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness — Volunteers who will do look-ups at court houses, cemeteries, etc.

  • Obit Central — search just about any newspaper in the country for recent obituaries

  • Cemetery Records On-Line — Some cemeteries that have been transcribed

  • American Historical Society of Germans from Russia

  • Help with Catholic Records can be found at this site

  • Early History of West Virginia Counties — A long document in alphabetical order. Scroll down for Morgan County.

  • Civil War Home Page; West Virginia in the Civil War

    Copyright 2008-09 Marilyn Gouge
    Last updated 3 February 2009