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Find Your Roots Online! An overview of genealogical resources on the Internet
Last Updated: May 24, 2016 URL: http://infoguides.lccc.edu/genealogy Print Guide RSS Updates

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Search Cyndi's List http://www.cyndislist.com/  to find websites for other countries or ethnic groups. 

 

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An illustration drawn by my Norwegian ancestor in the late 1600s.  Found on the Norwegian Archives website.

An illustration drawn by my Norwegian ancestor in the late 1600s.  Found on the Norwegian Archives website.

 

International Resources

1)                  International Resources

a)         Genealogy.net   (Germany)

            http://www.genealogienetz.de/genealogy.html

            Explore their databases, local heritage books, etc.

            A lot in GenWiki

b)                  Diplomatarium Norvegicum  (Norway)

http://www.dokpro.uio.no/dipl_norv/diplom_field_eng.html

Transcriptions of documents from 1050-1590 for farm names.

c)                  The Digital Archives of Norway

              http://www.arkivverket.no/eng/Digital-Archives

              The site to explore for digitized Norwegian records.  Great site.

 d)                  An Atlas of the German Empire

http://www.library.wisc.edu/etext/ravenstein/

A digitized 1883 map.  Small towns and villages can be found in the gazeteer.

e)                  Foundation of East European Family History Societies

http://www.feefhs.org/

 Eastern European info.

f)                   GENUKI

http://www.genuki.org.uk/

Genealogy information for the United Kingdom and Ireland.

g)                  ItalianAncestry.com

http://www.italianancestry.com/

h)                  PolishRoots

http://www.polishroots.com/

i)                    Irish Genealogy

             http://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/

Portal to searching many Irish datbases.

j)                    FindMyPast.com

http://www.findmypast.com/home.jsp

A leading UK genealogy website. Renamed from 1837Online.  Contains databases of births, deaths, marriages from 1837, WW1,WW2, and overseas BMDs, passenger lists leaving UK, and the1861 UK census is fully searchable. A  subscription website.  Now includes US records.  Institution version is available at FHC portal.

                           k)         The Italian Genealogical Group
                                      http://italiangen.org/

                                            Not just Italian info. 

                                             Volunteers have indexed many New York City records.

                                l)              Ulster Ancestry

http://www.ulsterancestry.com/search.html

Not free, but can search.  Contains Griffiths Valuation for Ireland.

m)          German Roots

            http://www.germanroots.com

            Resources for German genealogy on the Internet.

n)         Danish Demographic Database

             http://www.ddd.dda.dk/ddd_en.htm

Free resources from Denmark.  Explore the censuses.

o)             Geogen

http://christoph.stoepel.net/geogen/en/Default.aspx

A German surname mapping tool. 

 

 

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