Special Interest Group
Thor's Link List #2
Sites for Family History Research
Adoptee Resources - http://www.mtjeff.com/~bodenst/page3.html
An extensive site with links to adoptee information,
birth mother information and more.
Christine's Genealogy Website - http://www.ccharity.com
Provides a wealth of information for people searching for African-American genealogical information. Also provided are sources devoted to African-American, Native Americans, and Hispanic Genealogy Resource
Documentary Heritage Program - http://www.senylrc.org/~senydhp/index.htm
The Southeastern New York Documentary Heritage
Program (DHP) serves historical records repositories in Columbia,
Dutchess, Greene, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan and Ulster
Ellis Island - http://www.ellisisland.com
Provides historical and genealogical information
about Ellis Island and the immigration process.
Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site http://www.FamilyTreeMaker.com/
Very extensive resource of genealogical information.
FamilySearch - http://www.familysearch.org
Genealogical Index - GENDEX - http://www.gendex.com/gendex
Provides information from numerous databases
containing genealogical data.
Genealogy & the Internet - http://www.rcls.org/genealogy
Provides links to various topics of interest
Genealogy.com Home Page - http://www.genealogy.com/index.html
Provides an extensive database of genealogical
Heraldica - http://www.heraldica.org
Find a variety of articles and images devoted
Heraldry on the Internet - http://digiserve.com/heraldry
This site is designed to help you conduct heraldic research
How to Obtain Birth, Death, Marriage, and Divorce Certificates - http://www.cdc.gov/nchswww/howto/w2w/w2welcom.htm
Use this site to find out how to obtain vital
Library of Congress Local History & Genealogy Reading Room - http://lcweb.loc.gov/rr/genealogy/
Provides access to one of the world's premier
collections of U.S. and foreign genealogical sources of information.
Mayflower Web - http://members.aol.com/calebj/mayflower.html
Provides passenger lists, wills of some passengers,
the Mayflower Compact, and other writings.
Provides a weekly index of questions, answers,
announcements and information on Mormon resources available on
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution - http://www.dar.org/
Provides access to the Genealogical Research
Library of the DAR.
National Trust for Historic Preservation -http://www.nationaltrust.org/
The National Trust is a private, nonprofit
organization dedicated to protecting America's treasures.
New York State Archives and Records Administration Home Page - http://www.sara.nysed.gov/
Provides access to the catalog and archives
of the State Archives and Records Administration.
Olive Tree Genealogy - http://www.rootsweb.com/~ote/
Provides surname information, passenger lists,
militia rolls, and other helpful resources.
Orange County (NY) Genealogy Resources at the Newburgh Free Library - http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyorange/library02.htm
Information by Rita Forrester of the Newburgh
Orange County (NY) GenWeb - http://www.rootsweb.com/~nyorange/index.html
Genealogical information from throughout Orange
Rand Genealogy Club - http://www.rand.org/personal/Genea
Provides a searchable index of surnames, with
indicators to other genealogy resources.
ROOTS-L Home Page - http://www.rootsweb.com/roots-l/
This is the principal genealogy discussion
list with information on obtaining vital records, useful tips
for beginners, etc.
RootsWeb Genealogical Data Cooperative - http://www.rootsweb.com/
Provides access to the Internet's oldest and
largest genealogy site.
Social Security Death Index - http://www.FamilyTreeMaker.com/fto_ssdisearch.html
Provides access to names and death dates for
over 55 million people.
United States Vital Records Information - http://vitalrec.com/index.html
Provides access to information about obtaining
vital records from all 50 states. Also contains information on
ordering these records.
Vitalchek - http://www.vitalchek.com
Vitalchek is an online resource to help individuals
get a certified copy of a birth certificate, death certificate,
and other records.
If you find any of these links do not work, please contact the CMUG webmaster.