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Wilson-Cobb Library
History and Genealogy

Useful Links

The Genealogy Records Selection Table lists suggested sources for a type of information.

Sample Records Sources websites include examples of information you can find online in each category.

All websites in this list are free to use except those labeled as commercial.

General Genealogy links offer a wide range of information and resources.

Search Tools focus on genealogy websites and resources.

Families lists genealogy websites featuring a surname or surnames.
If you would like to submit your website for consideration, please use the webmaster e-mail linkat the bottom of the page.

Census links provide access to free online census data.

Military websites include information on historical background, unit histories and individual soldiers.

Newspaper websites include a wealth of information on engagements, marriages, obituaries, social notes and more.

Immigration records and ships' records may include ship names, birth place, and family names.

Forms for genealogy make it easier to organize research and record findings.

International websites may include some transcribed records and contact information for volunteers who will do lookups.

Family History and Genealogy Magazines have websites with free information and research aids.

Resources links furnish a variety of information on history, obituary searches and books for genealogy research.

Terminology websites define or explain words and terms that may no longer be in use.

Commercial websites charge subscription fees. You may use the Library's subscriptions at no charge to you when you visit the library.