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{{FamilySearch Communities}}<br> {{See also|Pages and Groups on Facebook|Surname Pages and Groups on Facebook}} <br> [[Image:F logo.png|right|F logo.png]] The FamilySearch-sponsored Genealogy Research Communities on Facebook were introduced in May 2011. Currently there are 106 Community pages with a total of over 37,790 Fans. Both the Fans and the volunteer administrators facilitate free research help on all the community pages. The three most common ways to participate include:
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{{See also|Family Associations}} <br> [[Image:F logo.png|right|F logo.png]] New [https://www.facebook.com/help/pages Pages] and [https://www.facebook.com/help/groups Groups] on Facebook about genealogy research are being created nearly every day. The main topic of either a Page or a Group will typically be about doing research in a specific location, an ethnic group, or special interest. Feel free to add to the list.
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See the '''[[Family Associations]]''' page for a listing of family organizations, societies, and associations that have either a Facebook page, a website, or other contact information. Feel free to add to list.
  
:*ask your research questions,
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:*collaborate on your research, and
 
:*share knowledge you have gained as you've done your own research in a specific area.
 
  
In addition, there are other locality-specific genealogy research '''[[Pages and Groups on Facebook]]''' that are not sponsored by FamilySearch. The '''[[Surname Pages and Groups on Facebook]]''' can also be of assistance to you in your research.
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== International Research Pages and Groups ==
 
 
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== International Research Communities ==
 
  
 
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! FamilySearch Pages  
 
! FamilySearch Pages  
! Community Groups/Pages  
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! Genealogy Groups/Pages  
! Family Groups/Pages
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! Genealogy Groups/Pages
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Argentina]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/familysearch.argentina Argentina]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AustraliaGenealogy Australia]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/AustraliaGenealogy Australia]  
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/676355992386477/ Fleurieu Peninsula Family History Group] and [https://www.facebook.com/FPFHG Fleurieu Peninsula Family History] Page
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1418043615094041/?ref=br_rs Canterbury-Bankstown region of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia]<br>  
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| Canada  
 
| Canada  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F275787445775490%2F Halifax &amp; District Genealogy]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F275787445775490%2F Halifax &amp; District Genealogy]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/148789676376/?ref=br_rs Quebec Family History Society]<br>
 
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| Caribbean Islands  
 
| Caribbean Islands  
 
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[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F418672278154317%2F Saint Elizabeth Jamaica Genealogy]<br>  
 
[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F418672278154317%2F Saint Elizabeth Jamaica Genealogy]<br>  
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/CGLUSVI/?ref=br_rs St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands Caribbean Genealogy Library Family Research Inquiries]<br>
  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/EnglandGenealogy England]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/EnglandGenealogy England]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F9915040799%2F Lancashire Genealogy] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F11397574431%2F Yorkshire Genealogy]  
[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F9915040799%2F Lancashire Genealogy]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/131021150396365/ Great Harwood Family and Local History Group]
 
 
[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F11397574431%2F Yorkshire Genealogy]<br>
 
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/FinlandGenealogy Finland]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/FinlandGenealogy Finland]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/14108279806/ Finnish Genealogy]
 
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[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcountywexford%2F Wexford] [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fwicklow%2F Wicklow]<br>  
 
[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fcountywexford%2F Wexford] [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fwicklow%2F Wicklow]<br>  
  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2231876262/ Irish Genealogy]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ItalyGenealogy Italy]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/ItalyGenealogy Italy]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fsiciliangenealogy Sicilian Genealogy]<br>  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2Fsiciliangenealogy Sicilian Genealogy]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/240275422649626/ Southern Italian Genealogy Network]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/JapanGenealogyResearch Japan]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/JapanGenealogyResearch Japan]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NorwayGenealogy Norway]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/NorwayGenealogy Norway]  
| '''Norwegian Society of Texas'''<br>[https://www.facebook.com/hovedstadchapter Hovedstad Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Midnattsolen-Chapter-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/175778992465526 Midnattsolen Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/NST.Snorre Snorre Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/VIKING-CHAPTER-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/147520938752096?fref=ts Viking Chapter]<br><br>  
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| '''Norwegian Society of Texas'''<br>[https://www.facebook.com/hovedstadchapter Hovedstad Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Midnattsolen-Chapter-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/175778992465526 Midnattsolen Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/NST.Snorre Snorre Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/VIKING-CHAPTER-Norwegian-Society-of-Texas/147520938752096?fref=ts Viking Chapter]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/120304174809561/ Valdres, Norway Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/Norwaylist/ NorwayList]
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/NorwegianGenealogy/ Norwegian Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/190276084468870/ Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/SonsofNorway/ Official Sons of Norway] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/1375592246052185/ Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy]
 
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| [http://www.facebook.com/PanamaGenealogy Panama]  
 
| [http://www.facebook.com/PanamaGenealogy Panama]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/RussiaGenealogy Russia]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/RussiaGenealogy Russia (in English)]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A1%D0%BE%D0%BE%D0%B1%D1%89%D0%B5%D1%81%D1%82%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%B8%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BB%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%BE%D0%B2%D0%B0%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%8F-%D1%80%D1%83%D1%81%D1%81%D0%BA%D0%BE%D0%B9-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D0%B8%D0%B8/283429521712516 Russia (in Russian)]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/%D0%A3%D0%BA%D1%80%D0%B0%D1%97%D0%BD%D0%B0-%D0%B3%D0%B5%D0%BD%D0%B5%D0%B0%D0%BB%D0%BE%D0%B3%D1%96%D1%87%D0%BD%D0%B8%D1%85-%D0%B4%D0%BE%D1%81%D0%BB%D1%96%D0%B4%D0%B6%D0%B5%D0%BD%D1%8C-Ukraine-Genealogy-Research/307439229321561 Ukraine]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ukraine-Genealogy-Research-Генеалогічні-дослідження-в-Україні/307439229321561 Ukraine]  
 
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| United Kingdom
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/2417541044/ United Kingdom]
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| [https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/Genealogica.en.Venezuela Venezuela]  
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== North America Research Communities ==
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== North America Research Pages and Groups ==
  
 
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! FamilySearch Pages
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! Topic
! &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Community Groups/Pages &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;&nbsp;
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! Genealogy Groups/Pages  
! Family Groups/Pages
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmericanGenealogy African American]  
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| African American Research
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AfricanAmericanGenealogy African American] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SDAAGRG/ African American Genealogy Friends]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaGenealogy Alabama]  
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| Alabama
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/8210363481/ Alabama Genealogy Network]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/AlabamaGenealogy Alabama] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/8210363481/ Alabama Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Alaska-Genealogy-Research-Community/176484095801496 Alaska]  
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| Alaska
| <br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Alaska-Genealogy-Research/176484095801496 Alaska]  
| <br>
 
 
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| American Indian
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/AmericanIndian.se.Genealogy American Indian]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/AmericanIndian.se.Genealogy American Indian]  
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| <br>
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ArizonaGenealogy Arizona]  
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| Arizona
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/120458768038612/ Arizona Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ArizonaGenealogy Arizona] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/120458768038612/ Arizona Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ArkansasGenealogy Arkansas]
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| Arkansas
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/150523158353289/ Arkansas Genealogy Network]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ArkansasGenealogy Arkansas] <br>
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/721037191250135/?ref=br_rs Sawyer Family Tree Page]<br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/150523158353289/ Arkansas Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaGenealogy California]  
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| California
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/120538224699188/ California Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/CaliforniaGenealogy California] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/120538224699188/ California Genealogy Network]  
| <br>
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGenealogy Canada]  
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| Canada
| <br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaGenealogy Canada] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/289798357808281/ Genealogy Network &amp; Look Ups - Atlantic Canada]
 
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| Canada First Nations
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaFirstNationsGenealogy Canada First Nations]  
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/CanadaFirstNationsGenealogy Canada First Nations]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ColoradoGenealogy Colorado]  
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| Colorado
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/175267909199964/ Colorado Genealogy Network]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ColoradoGenealogy Colorado] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/175267909199964/ Colorado Genealogy Network]
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| Connecticut
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ConnecticutGenealogy Connecticut] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/106374389457465/ Connecticut Genealogy Network]
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| Delaware
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delaware-Genealogy-Research/392767884085218 Delaware] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/210161959025636/ Delaware Genealogy Network]
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| Florida
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| [https://www.facebook.com/FloridaGenealogy Florida] <br>
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https://www.facebook.com/groups/208192675888750/ Florida Genealogy Network]
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| Georgia
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| [https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaGenealogy Georgia] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/173266752734188/ Georgia Genealogy Network]
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| Hawaii
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| [https://www.facebook.com/HawaiiGenealogy Hawaii]
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| Hispanic
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| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic (Americas)]
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| Idaho
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IdahoGenealogyResearch Idaho] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/236480456380569/ Idaho Genealogy Network]
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| Illinois
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IllinoisGenealogy Illinois] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/196017143782491/ Illinois Genealogy Network]
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| Indiana
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IndianaGenealogy Indiana] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/208669295836038/ Indiana Genealogy Network]
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| Iowa
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IowaGenealogy Iowa] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/138731752868271/ Iowa Genealogy Network]
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| Kansas
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| [https://www.facebook.com/KansasGenealogy Kansas] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/205097109536008/ Kansas Genealogy Network]
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| Kentucky
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| [https://www.facebook.com/KentuckyGenealogy Kentucky] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kentucky-Genealogy-Research-The-original/173203862744809 Kentucky Genealogy Research, The Original] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/407370996025216/ KY History and Genealogy (Network of Interest Groups)] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/234524476564823 Kentucky Genealogy Network]
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| Louisiana
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| [https://www.facebook.com/LouisianaGenealogy Louisiana] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/121573484596801/ Louisiana Genealogy Network]
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| Maine
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MaineGenealogyCommunity Maine]
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| Maryland
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MarylandGenealogy Maryland] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/221399914559665/ Maryland Genealogy Network]
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| Massachusetts
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MassachusettsGenealogyResearch Massachusetts] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/222148731152599/ Massachusetts Genealogy Network]
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| Michigan
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MichiganGenealogy Michigan] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/54113196878/ Michigan Genealogy Network] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/93824065431/ Michigan Genealogical Council]
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| Minnesota
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MinnesotaGenealogy Minnesota] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/240275422649626/ Minnesota Genealogy Network] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190276084468870/ Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy]
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| Mississppi
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MississippiGenealogy Mississippi] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/327321870619346/ Mississippi Genealogy "Family Tree" and history] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/185211368340421/ Magnolia Roots: a Mississippi genealogy network] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/134148333326756/ Mississippi Genealogy Network]
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| Missouri
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MissouriGenealogy Missouri] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/218845911485304/ Missouri Genealogy Network]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/ConnecticutGenealogy Connecticut]  
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| Montana
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/106374389457465/ Connecticut Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Montana] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/111014698992123/ Montana Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delaware-Genealogy-Research-Community/392767884085218 Delaware]  
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| Nebraska
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/210161959025636/ Delaware Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaGenealogy Nebraska] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/184952344898673/ Nebraska Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/DistrictofColumbiaGenealogy District of Columbia]  
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| Nevada
| <br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nevada-Genealogy-Research/234071976689946 Nevada] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/242592445768885/ Nevada Genealogy Network]
| <br>
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/FloridaGenealogy Florida]  
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| New Hampshire
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/208192675888750/ Florida Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NewHampshireGenealogy New Hampshire] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/205180789528062/ New Hampshire Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/GeorgiaGenealogy Georgia]  
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| New Jersey
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/173266752734188/ Georgia Genealogy Network]<br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NewJerseyGenealogy New Jersey] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/235617076455979/ New Jersey Genealogy Network]  
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hawaii-Genealogy-Research-Community/282281345138235 Hawaii]  
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| New Mexico
| <br>
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Mexico-Genealogy-Research/278353502243281 New Mexico] <br>https://www.facebook.com/groups/255419071140350/ New Mexico Genealogy Network]
| <br>
 
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/HispanicGenealogy Hispanic (Americas)]  
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| New York
| <br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NewYorkGenealogy New York] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/210302895672550/ New York Genealogy Network]  
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<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/108707822597282/?ref=br_rs Colonial Families of Tryon and Montgomery Counties]<br> [https://www.facebook.com/GetHelpWithNewYorkFamilyHistory Get Help With New York Family History]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IdahoGenealogyResearch Idaho]  
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| North Carolina
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/236480456380569/ Idaho Genealogy Network]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthCarolinaGenealogy North Carolina] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/153280238075934/ North Carolina Genealogy Network] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/374593452557262/?ref=br_rs McDowell County Family Genealogy ]<br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/haywoodgeanealogy/?ref=br_rs Haywood County Family Genealogy]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IllinoisGenealogy Illinois]  
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| North Dakota
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/196017143782491/ Illinois Genealogy Network]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy North Dakota] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/164321646970039/ North Dakota Genealogy Network] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IndianaGenealogy Indiana]  
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| Ohio
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/208669295836038/ Indiana Genealogy Network]<br>  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/OhioGenealogyResearch Ohio] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/MedinaCoOhGen/ Medina County Ohio History and Genealogy] <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/SEOHcoalminehistory/ Southeast Ohio Coal Mining - Family History] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/102396086469994/ SE Ohio Coal Mining -Family History] <br> [https://www.facebook.com/groups/219410844759934/ Ohio Genealogy Network]
 
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| [https://www.facebook.com/IowaGenealogy Iowa]  
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| Oklahoma
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/138731752868271/ Iowa Genealogy Network]<br>
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/OklahomaGenealogy Oklahoma] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/121198844634071/ Oklahoma Genealogy Network]  
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/KansasGenealogy Kansas]  
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| Oregon
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/205097109536008/?ref=br_tf Kansas Genealogy Network]<br>
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/OregonGenealogy Oregon] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/190997804291208/ Oregon Genealogy Network]  
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/KentuckyGenealogy Kentucky]  
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| Pennsylvania
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kentucky-Genealogy-Research-The-original/173203862744809 Kentucky Genealogy Group]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/PennsylvaniaGenealogy Pennsylvania] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/123343704418143/ Pennsylvania Genealogy Network]  
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/LouisianaGenealogy Louisiana]  
+
| Rhode Island
| <br>
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/RhodeIslandGenealogy Rhode Island] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/157868217616883/ Rhode Island Genealogy Network]
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MaineGenealogyCommunity Maine]  
+
| South Carolina
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthCarolinaGenealogy South Carolina] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/172871099438838/ South Carolina Genealogy Network] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/266721406731841/?ref=br_rs South Carolina Genealogy Families]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MarylandGenealogy Maryland]  
+
| South Dakota
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthDakotaGenealogy South Dakota] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/161651567242176/ South Dakota Genealogy Network] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/480544762050074/ North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MassachusettsGenealogyResearch Massachusetts]  
+
| Tennessee
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/TennesseeGenealogy Tennessee] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/175655229162652/ Tennesee Genealogy Network] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/533661686741855/ Overton County Tennessee Genealogy Network] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/278669895512777/?ref=br_rs Madison/Gibson/ Carroll and<br>Henderson County Genealogy]<br>  
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/147828475253125/?ref=br_rs Pickett County Family History Page]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MichiganGenealogy Michigan]  
+
| Texas
|
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/TexasGenealogy Texas] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/183985374989673/ Texas Genealogy Network]
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/54113196878/ Michigan Genealogy Group]  
 
 
 
[https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F93824065431%2F Michigan Genealogical Council]<br>
 
 
 
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MinnesotaGenealogy Minnesota]  
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| Utah
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/UtahGenealogy Utah] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/groups/238289959532145/ Utah Genealogy Network] <br> [http://www.cachevalleyhistory.com/ Cache Valley History Society]
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MississippiGenealogy Mississippi]  
+
| Vermont
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/VermontGenealogy Vermont] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/221057387934883/ Vermont Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MissouriGenealogy Missouri]  
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| Virginia
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/VirginiaGenealogy Virginia] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/219540584747499/ Virginia Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/MontanaGenealogy Montana]  
+
| Washington
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/WashingtonGenealogy Washington] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/222494824442130/ Washington State Genealogy Network]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaGenealogy Nebraska]  
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| District of Columbia
| <br>
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/DistrictofColumbiaGenealogy Washington, District of Columbia] <br>[https://www.facebook.com/pages/Washington-DC-Genealogy/320126098027993 Washington DC Genealogy]
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Nevada-Genealogy-Research-Community/234071976689946 Nevada]  
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| West Virginia
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/WestVirginiaGenealogy West Virginia] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/237878546240605/ West Virginia Genealogy Network]
 
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|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewHampshireGenealogy New Hampshire]  
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| Wisconsin
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinGenealogy Wisconsin] <br>
| <br>
+
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/166325933433955/ Wisconsin Genealogy Network] <br>
 +
[https://www.facebook.com/groups/1375592246052185/ Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy]
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NewJerseyGenealogy New Jersey]  
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| Wyoming
| <br>  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wyoming-Genealogy-Research-Community/377679668923263 Wyoming] <br>
| <br>
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[https://www.facebook.com/groups/172613919473047/ Wyoming Genealogy Network]
 +
|}
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== Specialty Pages and Groups Related to Genealogy  ==
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| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-Mexico-Genealogy-Research/278353502243281 New Mexico]
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! Page or Group Name
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! Description
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| [https://www.facebook.com/NewYorkGenealogy New York]  
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| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogicalresearch/ Genealogy Research]  
| <br>
+
| Members of this group help each other with their research.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthCarolinaGenealogy North Carolina]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/thebrickwallclub The Brickwall Club] page
| <br>
+
| Based in the UK, this Brickwall Club works to help each other in solving their brick walls in research. Also see their website [http://www.thebrickwallclub.co.uk The Brickwall Club]
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/NorthDakotaGenealogy North Dakota]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/thebrickwallclub/ The Brickwall Club] group
| <br>
+
| The group works together with the page by the same name.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/OhioGenealogyResearch Ohio]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/nextgennetwork/ The NextGen Genealogy Network]  
| [https://www.facebook.com/login.php?next=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fgroups%2F103836303120098%2F Medina County]<br>
+
| This group fosters the next generations' interest in genealogy.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/OklahomaGenealogy Oklahoma]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/genealogyandnewspapers/ Genealogy and Newspapers]  
| <br>
+
| A group for anyone who uses newspapers in their family history work.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/OregonGenealogy Oregon]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/03guillaume/ Autosomal DNA]  
| <br>
+
| This group talks about geographical and historical origins of your genetic markers.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/PennsylvaniaGenealogy Pennsylvania]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/161126313940147/ 23andMe Newbies]  
| <br>
+
| This is a closed group for those who are beginning genetic testing with 23andMe and discussing genealogy and health.
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/RhodeIslandGenealogy Rhode Island]  
+
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/isogg/ International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG)]  
| <br>
+
| The mission for this group is to be an "advocate for and educate about the use of genetics as a tool for genealogical research, and promote a supportive network for genetic genealogists."
| <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthCarolinaGenealogy South Carolina]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/SouthDakotaGenealogy South Dakota]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/TennesseeGenealogy Tennessee]
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/groups/175655229162652/ Tennesee Genealogy Group]
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
| [https://www.facebook.com/TexasGenealogy Texas]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/UtahGenealogy Utah]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/VermontGenealogy Vermont]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/VirginiaGenealogy Virginia]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/WashingtonGenealogy Washington]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>
 
| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/WestVirginiaGenealogy West Virginia]
 
 
| <br>  
 
| <br>  
 
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinGenealogy Wisconsin]
 
 
| <br>  
 
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| <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| [https://www.facebook.com/pages/Wyoming-Genealogy-Research-Community/377679668923263 Wyoming]
 
 
| <br>  
 
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|}
 
|}
 
== How to join a Genealogy Research Community page  ==
 
 
:#'''Register''' for a Facebook account if you do not have one at [http://www.facebook.com Facebook.com].
 
:#'''Click''' on the '''link for the locality''' above to go to that research community page.
 
:#'''Click''' on the '''LIKE''' button and participate in the discussions on the page!
 
  
 
== Volunteer as a Community Administrator  ==
 
== Volunteer as a Community Administrator  ==

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New Pages and Groups on Facebook about genealogy research are being created nearly every day. The main topic of either a Page or a Group will typically be about doing research in a specific location, an ethnic group, or special interest. Feel free to add to the list.


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Canada Halifax & District Genealogy Quebec Family History Society
Caribbean Islands

Saint Elizabeth Jamaica Genealogy

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Chile

China

Colombia

Czechoslovakia

(Czech Republic)



Danmark

Denmark

Ecuador

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Yorkshire Genealogy
Great Harwood Family and Local History Group
Finland Finnish Genealogy
France

France

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GermanGenealogist

Black Sea German Research

Germany (Ruhr Valley)


Guatemala

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Hungary Hungary

India

Ireland & Northern Ireland

Armagh Cavan Clare

Cork Dublin Leitrim Limerick

Longford Mayo Tipperary

Wexford Wicklow

Irish Genealogy
Italy Sicilian Genealogy
Southern Italian Genealogy Network
Japan

Mexico

Guadalajara Dispensas

Genealogía Del Valle de México


Netherlands

New Zealand

Nigeria

Northern Ireland and Ireland

Norway Norwegian Society of Texas
Hovedstad Chapter
Midnattsolen Chapter
Snorre Chapter
Viking Chapter
Valdres, Norway Genealogy
NorwayList
Norwegian Genealogy
Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy
Official Sons of Norway
North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy
Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy
Panama

Paraguay

Investigación Genealógica en Perú

Poland

Puerto Rico

Russia (in English)

Russia (in Russian)

Samoa (American)

Samoa (Western)

Scotland

Slovakia and Czech Republic

South Africa

Spain

Sweden

Sweden

Switzerland

Taiwan

Thailand

Tonga

Ukraine

United Kingdom United Kingdom
Venezuela

Venezuela

Wales Monmouthshire Family Tree

North America Research Pages and Groups

Topic Genealogy Groups/Pages
African American Research African American

African American Genealogy Friends

Alabama Alabama

Alabama Genealogy Network

Alaska Alaska
American Indian American Indian
Arizona Arizona

Arizona Genealogy Network

Arkansas Arkansas

Arkansas Genealogy Network

California California
California Genealogy Network
Canada Canada

Genealogy Network & Look Ups - Atlantic Canada

Canada First Nations Canada First Nations
Colorado Colorado

Colorado Genealogy Network

Connecticut Connecticut

Connecticut Genealogy Network

Delaware Delaware

Delaware Genealogy Network

Florida Florida

https://www.facebook.com/groups/208192675888750/ Florida Genealogy Network]

Georgia Georgia

Georgia Genealogy Network

Hawaii Hawaii
Hispanic Hispanic (Americas)
Idaho Idaho
Idaho Genealogy Network
Illinois Illinois

Illinois Genealogy Network

Indiana Indiana

Indiana Genealogy Network

Iowa Iowa

Iowa Genealogy Network

Kansas Kansas

Kansas Genealogy Network

Kentucky Kentucky
Kentucky Genealogy Research, The Original

KY History and Genealogy (Network of Interest Groups)
Kentucky Genealogy Network

Louisiana Louisiana

Louisiana Genealogy Network

Maine Maine
Maryland Maryland

Maryland Genealogy Network

Massachusetts Massachusetts

Massachusetts Genealogy Network

Michigan Michigan

Michigan Genealogy Network
Michigan Genealogical Council

Minnesota Minnesota

Minnesota Genealogy Network
Minnesota Norwegians - genealogy

Mississppi Mississippi

Mississippi Genealogy "Family Tree" and history
Magnolia Roots: a Mississippi genealogy network
Mississippi Genealogy Network

Missouri Missouri

Missouri Genealogy Network

Montana Montana

Montana Genealogy Network

Nebraska Nebraska

Nebraska Genealogy Network

Nevada Nevada
Nevada Genealogy Network
New Hampshire New Hampshire

New Hampshire Genealogy Network

New Jersey New Jersey

New Jersey Genealogy Network

New Mexico New Mexico
https://www.facebook.com/groups/255419071140350/ New Mexico Genealogy Network]
New York New York

New York Genealogy Network
Colonial Families of Tryon and Montgomery Counties
Get Help With New York Family History

North Carolina North Carolina

North Carolina Genealogy Network
McDowell County Family Genealogy
Haywood County Family Genealogy

North Dakota North Dakota
North Dakota Genealogy Network

North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy

Ohio Ohio

Medina County Ohio History and Genealogy
Southeast Ohio Coal Mining - Family History
SE Ohio Coal Mining -Family History
Ohio Genealogy Network

Oklahoma Oklahoma
Oklahoma Genealogy Network
Oregon Oregon

Oregon Genealogy Network

Pennsylvania Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Genealogy Network
Rhode Island Rhode Island
Rhode Island Genealogy Network
South Carolina South Carolina

South Carolina Genealogy Network
South Carolina Genealogy Families

South Dakota South Dakota

South Dakota Genealogy Network
North and South Dakota Norwegians - Genealogy

Tennessee Tennessee
Tennesee Genealogy Network

Overton County Tennessee Genealogy Network
Madison/Gibson/ Carroll and
Henderson County Genealogy

Pickett County Family History Page

Texas Texas
Texas Genealogy Network
Utah Utah
Utah Genealogy Network
Cache Valley History Society
Vermont Vermont

Vermont Genealogy Network

Virginia Virginia

Virginia Genealogy Network

Washington Washington

Washington State Genealogy Network

District of Columbia Washington, District of Columbia
Washington DC Genealogy
West Virginia West Virginia

West Virginia Genealogy Network

Wisconsin Wisconsin

Wisconsin Genealogy Network
Wisconsin Norwegians - Genealogy

Wyoming Wyoming

Wyoming Genealogy Network

Specialty Pages and Groups Related to Genealogy

Page or Group Name Description
Genealogy Research Members of this group help each other with their research.
The Brickwall Club page Based in the UK, this Brickwall Club works to help each other in solving their brick walls in research. Also see their website The Brickwall Club
The Brickwall Club group The group works together with the page by the same name.
The NextGen Genealogy Network This group fosters the next generations' interest in genealogy.
Genealogy and Newspapers A group for anyone who uses newspapers in their family history work.
Autosomal DNA This group talks about geographical and historical origins of your genetic markers.
23andMe Newbies This is a closed group for those who are beginning genetic testing with 23andMe and discussing genealogy and health.
International Society of Genetic Genealogy (ISOGG) The mission for this group is to be an "advocate for and educate about the use of genetics as a tool for genealogical research, and promote a supportive network for genetic genealogists."




















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