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<br>'''FamilySearch Wiki '''&nbsp; - https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page<br>'''BYU Research Outlines'''&nbsp; - http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/<br>'''USGenweb.org'''&nbsp; - http://usgenweb.org/<br>'''WorldGenWeb.org '''&nbsp; - http://www.worldgenweb.org/<br>'''UK &amp; Ireland'''&nbsp; - http://www.genuki.org.uk/<br>'''FamilySearch Library catalog&nbsp; '''- https://familysearch.org/#form=catalog<br>'''Genealogy Sleuth'''&nbsp; - http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm<br>'''Genteach.com'''&nbsp; - http://members.cox.net/genteach/<br>'''Germanroots.com'''&nbsp; - http://www.germanroots.com/<br>'''Maps '''- http://www.n2genealogy.com/<br>'''State libraries'''&nbsp; - http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm<br>'''State archives'''&nbsp; - http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm<br>'''State &amp; local genealogical &amp; historical societies''' - http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/<br><br>
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'''Genealogy Sleuth''' - [http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm] - [http://www.germanroots.com/ http://www.germanroots.com/]
  
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'''Maps '''- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/ http://www.n2genealogy.com/]
  
'''New.familysearch.org-'''&nbsp;includes church records, Pedigree Resource File, Ancestral File, Temple work, and IGI https://new.familysearch.org/en/action/unsec/welcome<br>'''Start at FamilySearch.org '''&nbsp;https://familysearch.org/ Historical records.&nbsp; Scroll down and click on region or ''All Records Collections''.&nbsp; Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br>'''SSDI &nbsp;'''FamilySearch.org-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)<br>'''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.&nbsp; Only indexed by heads of household.<br>'''Census Finder'''&nbsp; http://www.censusfinder.com/index.htm&nbsp; to help find free online census for federal and state<br>'''City Directories''&nbsp;&nbsp;'''''http://uscitydirectories.com/<br>'''Cemetery Records Online '''http://interment.net&nbsp; VA Cemeteries&nbsp; http://www.cem.va.gov/ &nbsp;<br>'''Death Indexes '''http://www.deathindexes.com<br>'''Find A Grave&nbsp; '''http://www.findagrave.com<br>'''Find County'''&nbsp; with city/state information&nbsp; http://www.getzips.com/city.htm&nbsp; or http://resources.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cig-bin/townco.cgi&nbsp; type in town/city name and state to find present county.<br>'''GEDCOM Index'''&nbsp; http://www.gedcomindex.com/&nbsp; to search GEDCOM files for your surname<br>'''Immigration'''&nbsp; http://www.ellisisland.org/&nbsp; and&nbsp; http://www.castlegarden.org/&nbsp; and http://immigrants.byu.edu/&nbsp; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy<br>'''Obituary Search '''http://www.obitlinkspage.com<br>'''OneStep Find<br>'''Steve Moorse&nbsp; http://www.stevemorse.org/<br>'''Rootsweb '''http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/<br>'''Rootsweb Free Pages '''http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/<br>'''Sleuth US&nbsp;'''http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm<br>'''Sleuth World&nbsp;'''http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm<br>'''SURNAME Search&nbsp;'''http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch &amp; http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ &amp; http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/<br>'''Temple&nbsp;'''http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/<br>'''ROAGK '''http://raogk.com/<br>'''Where to order vital records''' &nbsp;http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm<br>'''World Bride''' &nbsp;http://www.brideindex.info/<br>'''World Connect''' http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi global search
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'''State libraries''' - [http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm]
  
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S'''tate archives''' - [http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm]
  
'''Genealogy Searcher''': http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html<br>'''Genealogy Searcher 2''': http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html<br>'''Search Google for your family tree''': http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html <br>'''Google Translate'''&nbsp; http://translate.google.com/#<br>'''Dictionary Translater'''&nbsp; http://translate.reference.com/  
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'''State &amp; local genealogical &amp; historical societies''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/ http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/]
  
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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. '''  
  
'''Getting Started '''4 Lessons with downloadable handouts https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started<br>'''Research courses''': FamilySearch.org-Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html <br>'''Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations'''. http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations <br>'''Learn web skills''' with demos, practice and practical links http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html <br>'''Learning center @ Ancestry''' http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx <br>'''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<br>'''Learning to use Footnote now called Fold3.com''' http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/<br>'''Clark County National Genealogy Society''' http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/ <br>
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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'''''<i>'''[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/]''''''[http://uscitydirectories.com/]'''</i>
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'''''<i>Cemetery Records Online</i>'''[http://interment.net/ http://interment.net/] ''
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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
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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
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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]
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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]
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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]
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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]
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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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World Genweb http://www.worldgenweb.org/

UK & Ireland'- http://www.genuki.org.uk/

FamilySearch Library catalog https://familysearch.org/catalog-search[n]

Genealogy Sleuth - http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm - 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/'[1]

Cemetery Records Onlinehttp://interment.net/

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/ \