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'''FamilySearch Wiki '''- [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page]
 
'''BYU Research Outlines''' - [http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/ http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/]
 
'''<nowiki>USGenweb.org</nowiki>''' - [http://usgenweb.org/ http://usgenweb.org/]
 
'''<nowiki>WorldGenWeb.org</nowiki> '''- [http://www.worldgenweb.org/ http://www.worldgenweb.org/]
 
'''UK & Ireland''' - [http://www.genuki.org.uk/ http://www.genuki.org.uk/]
 
'''FamilySearch Library catalog ''''''[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search https://familysearch.org/catalog-search''']
 
'''Genealogy Sleuth''' - [http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm]
 
'''<nowiki>Germanroots.com</nowiki>''' - [http://www.germanroots.com/ http://www.germanroots.com/]
 
'''Maps '''- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/ http://www.n2genealogy.com/]
 
'''State libraries''' - [http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm]
 
'''State archives''' - [http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm]
 
'''State & local genealogical & historical societies''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/ http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/]
 
  
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= Research-Area =
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'''FamilySearch Wiki '''- [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page] '''BYU Research Outlines''' - [http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/ http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/] '''<nowiki>USGenweb.org</nowiki>''' - [http://usgenweb.org/ http://usgenweb.org/] '''<nowiki>WorldGenWeb.org</nowiki> '''- [http://www.worldgenweb.org/ http://www.worldgenweb.org/] '''UK &amp; Ireland''' - [http://www.genuki.org.uk/ http://www.genuki.org.uk/] '''FamilySearch Library catalog ''''''[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search https://familysearch.org/catalog-search]'''[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search ] '''Genealogy Sleuth''' - [http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm] '''<nowiki>Germanroots.com</nowiki>''' - [http://www.germanroots.com/ http://www.germanroots.com/] '''Maps '''- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/ http://www.n2genealogy.com/] '''State libraries''' - [http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm] '''State archives''' - [http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm] '''State &amp; local genealogical &amp; historical societies''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/ http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/]
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<br> '''Research-Ancestors'''
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Start at&nbsp; '''[https://familysearch.org/ https://familysearch.org/] Historical records. Scroll down and click on region or ''All Records Collections''. Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places. '''
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'''SSDI '''-Click All Record Collections and type in search box Social Security to bring up-SSDI (to find those who died since 1967-some earlier records can be found)
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'''Heritage Quest'''-Clark County Library [http://lvccld.org/ http://lvccld.org] Rest cursor over Find Information and click on drop down-Databases A-Z. On page click F-H and last HeritageQuest -will need a library card and pin # to access at home. Only indexed by heads of household.
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'''Census Finder''' [http://www.censusfinder.com/ http://www.censusfinder.com/] to help find free online census for federal and state '''City Directories'''[http://uscitydirectories.com/ http://uscitydirectories.com/] '''Cemetery Records Online ''''''[http://interment.net/ http://interment.net/]'''[http://interment.net/ ]
  
'''Research-Ancestors
 
Start at <nowiki>FamilySearch.org</nowiki> '''[https://familysearch.org/ https://familysearch.org/] Historical records. Scroll down and click on region or ''All Records Collections''. Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places.
 
'''SSDI '''<nowiki>FamilySearch.org</nowiki>-Click All Record Collections and type in search box Social Security to bring up-SSDI (to find those who died since 1967-some earlier records can be found)
 
'''Heritage Quest'''-Clark County Library [http://lvccld.org/ http://lvccld.org] Rest cursor over Find Information and click on drop down-Databases A-Z. On page click F-H and last HeritageQuest -will need a library card and pin # to access at home. Only indexed by heads of household.
 
'''Census Finder''' [http://www.censusfinder.com/ http://www.censusfinder.com/] to help find free online census for federal and state
 
'''City Directories'' '''''[http://uscitydirectories.com/ http://uscitydirectories.com/]
 
'''Cemetery Records Online ''''''[http://interment.net/ http://interment.net/''']
 
 
'''VA Cemeteries''' [http://www.cem.va.gov/ http://www.cem.va.gov/]  
 
'''VA Cemeteries''' [http://www.cem.va.gov/ http://www.cem.va.gov/]  
'''Death Indexes '''[http://www.deathindexes.com/ http://www.deathindexes.com]
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'''Find A Grave '''[http://www.findagrave.com/ http://www.findagrave.com]
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'''Death Indexes '''[http://www.deathindexes.com/ http://www.deathindexes.com]  
'''Find County''' with city/state information [http://www.getzips.com/county.htm http://www.getzips.com/county.htm] type in town/city name and state to find present county.
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'''GEDCOM Index''' [http://www.gedcomindex.com/ http://www.gedcomindex.com/] to search GEDCOM files for your surname
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'''Find A Grave '''[http://www.findagrave.com/ http://www.findagrave.com]  
'''Immigration''' [http://www.ellisisland.org/ http://www.ellisisland.org/] and [http://www.castlegarden.org/ http://www.castlegarden.org] ; and [http://immigrants.byu.edu/ http://immigrants.byu.edu/] ; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy  
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'''Military Info '''[http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm]
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'''Find County''' with city/state information [http://www.getzips.com/county.htm http://www.getzips.com/county.htm] type in town/city name and state to find present county.  
'''Obituary Search '''[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/ http://www.obitlinkspage.com]
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'''OneStep Find '''Steve Moorse [http://www.stevemorse.org/ http://www.stevemorse.org/]
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'''GEDCOM Index''' [http://www.gedcomindex.com/ http://www.gedcomindex.com/] to search GEDCOM files for your surname '''Immigration''' [http://www.ellisisland.org/ http://www.ellisisland.org/] and [http://www.castlegarden.org/ http://www.castlegarden.org]&nbsp;; and [http://immigrants.byu.edu/ http://immigrants.byu.edu/]&nbsp;; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy  
'''Rootsweb '''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/]
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'''Rootsweb Free Pages '''[http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/ http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/]
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'''Military Info '''[http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm]  
'''Sleuth US '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm]
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'''Sleuth World '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm]
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'''Obituary Search '''[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/ http://www.obitlinkspage.com]  
'''SURNAME Search '''[http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch] & [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/] & [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/] [http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/]
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'''Temple '''[http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/ http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/]
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'''OneStep Find '''Steve Moorse [http://www.stevemorse.org/ http://www.stevemorse.org/]  
'''Where to order vital records''' [http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm]
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'''World Bride''' [http://www.brideindex.info/ http://www.brideindex.info/]
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'''Rootsweb '''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/]  
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'''Rootsweb Free Pages '''[http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/ http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/]  
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'''Sleuth US '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm]  
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'''Sleuth World '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm]  
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'''SURNAME Search '''[http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch] &amp; [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/] &amp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/] [http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/]  
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'''Temple '''[http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/ http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/]  
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'''Where to order vital records''' [http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm]  
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'''World Bride''' [http://www.brideindex.info/ http://www.brideindex.info/]  
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'''World Connect''' [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi] global search  
 
'''World Connect''' [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi] global search  
  
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<br> ''''''Using Google''''' Genealogy Searcher''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html]''' '''Genealogy Searcher 2''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html]
  
''''''Using Google
 
Genealogy Searcher''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html]
 
'''Genealogy Searcher 2''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html]
 
 
'''Search Google for your family tree''': [http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html]  
 
'''Search Google for your family tree''': [http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html]  
'''Google Translate''' [http://translate.google.com/ http://translate.google.com/#]
 
'''Dictionary Translater''' [http://translate.reference.com/ http://translate.reference.com/]
 
  
=Classes/Training=
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'''Google Translate''' [http://translate.google.com/ http://translate.google.com/#]
'''Getting Started '''4 Lessons with downloadable handouts [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started]
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'''Research courses''': <nowiki>FamilySearch.org</nowiki>-Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html]  
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'''Dictionary Translater''' [http://translate.reference.com/ http://translate.reference.com/]
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= Classes/Training =
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'''Getting Started '''4 Lessons with downloadable handouts [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started]  
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'''Research courses''': -Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html]  
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'''Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations'''. [http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations]  
 
'''Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations'''. [http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations]  
'''Learn web skills''' with demos, practice and practical links [http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html]  
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'''Learning center @ Ancestry''' [http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx]  
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'''Learn web skills''' with demos, practice and practical links [http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html] '''Learning center @ Ancestry''' [http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx]  
'''Using FHL Version of Ancestry '''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27 https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27]
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'''Learning to use Footnote now called <nowiki>Fold3.com</nowiki>''' [http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/ http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/]
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'''Using FHL Version of Ancestry '''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27 https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27]  
'''Clark County National Genealogy Society''' [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/]  
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'''Learning to use Footnote now called <nowiki>Fold3.com</nowiki>''' [http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/ http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/]  
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Research-Area

'FamilySearch Wiki - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page BYU Research Outlines - http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/ USGenweb.org - http://usgenweb.org/ WorldGenWeb.org - http://www.worldgenweb.org/ UK & Ireland - http://www.genuki.org.uk/ FamilySearch Library catalog 'https://familysearch.org/catalog-search[1] Genealogy Sleuth - http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm Germanroots.com - http://www.germanroots.com/ Maps - http://www.n2genealogy.com/ State libraries - http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm State archives - http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm State & local genealogical & historical societies - http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/


Research-Ancestors

Start at  https://familysearch.org/ Historical records. Scroll down and click on region or All Records Collections. Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places.

SSDI -Click All Record Collections and type in search box Social Security to bring up-SSDI (to find those who died since 1967-some earlier records can be found)

Heritage Quest-Clark County Library http://lvccld.org Rest cursor over Find Information and click on drop down-Databases A-Z. On page click F-H and last HeritageQuest -will need a library card and pin # to access at home. Only indexed by heads of household.

'Census Finder http://www.censusfinder.com/ to help find free online census for federal and state City Directorieshttp://uscitydirectories.com/ Cemetery Records Online 'http://interment.net/[2]

VA Cemeteries http://www.cem.va.gov/

Death Indexes http://www.deathindexes.com

Find A Grave http://www.findagrave.com

Find County with city/state information http://www.getzips.com/county.htm type in town/city name and state to find present county.

GEDCOM Index http://www.gedcomindex.com/ to search GEDCOM files for your surname Immigration http://www.ellisisland.org/ and http://www.castlegarden.org ; and http://immigrants.byu.edu/ ; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy

Military Info http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm

Obituary Search http://www.obitlinkspage.com

OneStep Find Steve Moorse http://www.stevemorse.org/

Rootsweb http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/

Rootsweb Free Pages http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/

Sleuth US http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm

Sleuth World http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm

SURNAME Search http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch & http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ & http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/

Temple http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/

Where to order vital records http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm

World Bride http://www.brideindex.info/

World Connect http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi global search


'Using Google Genealogy Searcher: http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html Genealogy Searcher 2: http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html

Search Google for your family tree: http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html

Google Translate http://translate.google.com/#

Dictionary Translater http://translate.reference.com/

Classes/Training

Getting Started 4 Lessons with downloadable handouts https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started

Research courses: -Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html

Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations. http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations

Learn web skills with demos, practice and practical links http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html Learning center @ Ancestry http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx

Using FHL Version of Ancestry https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27

Learning to use Footnote now called Fold3.com http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/

Clark County National Genealogy Society http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/ \