Thursday, August 2, 2012

Genealogy (Love of the Hunt)

Continuing from yesterday, Resource checklist:
Church:    archives, local parish records, local church histories

State Records:  vital records, land grants, state census, militia records, tax lists, archives, journals.

National Records:  censuses, mortality schedules, military records, pension records, passenger lists, immigration records, land records., passports and visa applications.

Libraries:  indexes, printed and misc. genealogies, printed histories, obituary collection/indexes, cemetery records, birth, death, divorce indexes.

Newspapers:  advertisements, announcements, obituaries, births, local, professional and trade.

You can find a complete printed check list at  The checklist is for home and family genealogical resources and institutional resources.

See u tomorrow for Free Genealogy Question Friday. cga

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