Penny Husler's Helpful Genealogy Links

New Stuff or Intensive current use - Bringing Your Genealogical Search to a New Level
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Illinois Statewide Marriage Index
History Magazine - After the Sun Went Down
Bilderseite Bad Wildbad

Links from Jenny Wise (

10 Tips to Start Your Family History Journey
How to Trace Your Family Tree
Bond Between Grandparents and Grandkids Benefits Both
The Grandparent's Guide to Sharing Your Love of Classic Cars with Your Grandchild
The Best Legacy You Can Leave for Your Grandchildren

SURNAME Searches ? Main Page The Leading Resource for Family History
Family History Library Catalog
LDS FamilySearch
Bureau of Land Mgmt - Land searches

Rootsweb stuff

RootsWeb: Search Engines
Personalized Mailing List User Edit
Rootsweb - Global Surname Search
ROOTS-L (lists) Search Page
RootsWeb Mailing Lists -- Interactive Search
Surname Helper Search for a Surname
RootsWeb's - WorldConnect
GenConnect - Visitors Center - Hints and Tips
Browse Non-Searchable Resources at RootsWeb
ISTG - Passenger Surnames: U
RootsWeb: Genealogy Mailing Lists:
Searchable Databases at RootsWeb

Census Online - Welcome
On Line Census Data
Birthdate Calculator Genealogy SiteFinder: Main Directory
S S Death Index (Adv Search) 
Cornell University Making of America 
Surname Web
Genealogy Exchange & Surname Registry (GenExchange)
Genealogical Database Index
Geddex & Morris Home Page
Primary Source Media: City Directories Online


Quick links to USGenweb counties
IL GenWeb
IL - Logan
IL - Logan - 1850 Census Index
NY - Schoharie
WV - Hardy Home Page
Websites at RootsWeb
US Genweb - States Census
Illinois Census Documents
Rootsweb - U.S. Resources
U.S. Biographies Project
US gov divisions search.htm

Personal Rootsweb stuff

Bill's Home Office Home Page
RootsWeb Webmasters: Webmasters FAQ
Request a RootsWeb Web Page Account
Helps for creating your own Home Page

Genealogical Jumping off points - Other link pages

Large Pages of Internet Links Search for Family
Family Tree Magazine
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Genealogical Sites on WWW Genealogy SiteFinder: History
The Genealogy Home Page - My Facts Page - Genealogy Resources
Various Links

MILITARY - helps forms & NARA

9th Cavalry Regiment Ft Bliss & SF link
Sailors, Soldiers & Marines of the Spanish-American War, Part 2
IMRC - Military Installation for California
Muster rolls microfilm availability details
Access to Military Service and Pension Records (Research Room, National Archives and Records Adminstration)
Military & Pension Records for Union Civil War Veterans
Military Personnel Records - NPRC(MPR)
Order Forms for Military Service and Family History Records (Research Room, National Archives and Records Administration)

Immigration - Census

Naturalization Documents at the National Archives-Pacific Region (San Bruno)
Immigrant Arrivals: A Guide To Published Sources (Library of Congress)
Census Records - The Source: A Guidebook of American Genealogy, Szucs and Luebking
How to Use the Census Microfilm Catalogs
Genealogical Research at the National Archives
Primer of Emigration, Immigration, etc.
Clues in Census Records, 1850-1920

1880 Census Instr and samples

Directory of /genealogy/text/census/us1880
Cyndi's List - Databases, Search Sites, Surname Lists Genealogy SiteFinder: People
RAND Genealogy Club
Searchable Genealogy Links
Juliana's Links - Searchable list: internet genealogy links
SF Library Genealogy Links
Online Resource Page
Genealogy Resources on the Internet - WWW
Surnames - Indexes
GeneaNet: links
List of Databases Available at's Online Genealogy Library
LDS Resources: Genealogy
Family Tree Maker Genealogy SiteFinder: Matt Helm
The USGenWeb Project - Home Page
Deseret's Best LDS Web Sites: Family - Genealogy Resources
Mormon LDS STUMP the MISSIONARIES Databases on New Jerusalem ( LDS )
Yahoo! Arts:Humanities:History:Genealogy
Excite Search Results for "Vital Records Cleveland Ohio"

US States. MULTI - helps, searches,

finding info for specific states.
USA Genealogical Page
State Topographic maps - great!
Everton's Webols Main Page Contents
Obituary Daily Times (GEN-OBIT) Search
Civil War - Photograph Database
Cemetery Records on the Internet
VitalChek - US States Map
1790-1890 Federal Population Censuses: Microfilm

    Calif & Bay Area

State of California: Search and Indexes
City of the Silent - Tales from Colma - Map
Vital Records - CA
CA Birth Records
CA Death Records
www.everton: Calif. Research outline
San Francisco County Genealogy Research Tips
Cyndi's List - U.S. - California
Ge. Coll. & Humanities Ctr - S. F. Public Library
California State Archives - Local Government Records
NORCAL Genealogy Index
CA Libraries, Museums & Archives
Hard to find page on the net!
California Genealogical Society
CRiis (Clerk/Recorder Imaging Information System) 
CDs at the Pleasanton Library
Alameda County Libs & Pleasanton
NARA's Pacific Region (San Francisco)
General Collections Homepage Sutro Library

San Francisco Research

San Francisco County Genealogy
San Francisco County Genealogy Research Tips
San Francisco County, California Libraries, Museums & Archives
Tales from Colma - Notes for Genealogists
San Francisco History by Subject
San Francisco History - Cemeteries

       International Genealogy

AltaVista Translations
Familia: Kent County Council (Gravesend)
Kent Miscellaneous Index - Finding Your German Ancestors
German Genealogy Group
Swiss Genealogy : Canton Aargau
Public Record Office | Finding Aids | Leaflets | Records of the Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen
Ohne Titel
FAQ: Prussia
FEEFHS Map Room: German Empire - East (1882) - West Prussia (192K)
West Prussia
Map of Central Europe 1815-1866
Index of Archival Collections held in Swiss Libraries and Archives
German genealogy: Baden-Wuerttemberg, History
EARL - Familia: Kent County Council (Gravesend)
GENUKI Home page
UK Street Map
Genealogical Sources in Switzerland
Swiss Genealogy: Billeter's Notes
Cyndi's List - Ireland & Northern Ireland Sites - Spanish
Schorey's Swiss Genealogy
UCB Library Swiss Home Page
List of German+/American books
Get Soundex roll# for shiplists
Genealogy: European Discoveries
WorldGenWeb - Table of Contents
Europe-Central & Eastern-FEEFHS
EuroGenWeb - Table of Contents
German Phone Book
Hamburg Passenger Lists 1850-1934
Genealogy: Take a Photo Tour of These European Towns

Assist: Language., Place name, locators, books

A Web of On-line Dictionaries III
L&H Language Technology - T1 Dictionary
AltaVista: Babel Fish Translations
JewishGen locate Town's in Europe
Picton press-foreign.htm
Picton Press-genealogies.htm

English name search by counties
Irish Surnames and Timeline
Scots Origins
SWISS GENEALOGY ON THE INTERNET : Swiss Surname Directory (sources)
Topics...Important For Swiss Genealogy
Zčrcher Familiennamen


Thomas Bros. Maps Search Page 
MapQuest Maps
MicroSoft Maps
Excite World Maps - not the best
Excite Travel: Maps
DeLorme: CyberRouter
Infoseek: Map search results
Microsoft TerraServer Image Page
Microsoft TerraServer Full Resolution Image Page
TopoZone - Map View
TopoZone - The Web's Topographic Map
USGS Mapping Information: GNIS United States and Territories Data Base Query Form 
The Thesaurus of Geographic Names
Place Names of Europe
US Geographic Nameserver
JewishGen ShtetlSeeker - Town Search
Oddens bookmarks
Geography - Home Page
Counties Gazetteer

U. S. History Maps

Historical Atlas of the 20th Century
Organization of Federal Circuit 1789
The U.S. 1810-1835
Territorial Acquisitions 1783-1853
JPEG image 1762x2320 pixels
Maps of Central Europe
Map Southern Germany 1801-1819
Infoseek: Maps for Europe
Oddens's Bookmarks: Map Collections 
Color Landform Atlas of the United States
Panoramic Maps Collection
Land Ownership Maps in the Library of Congress
My Virtual Reference Desk - Quick Reference / Research

REFERENCE: Phones, Lib Cats, +hist


Lib-Ca Digital Lib-Gateway to Melvyl
1) Choose database = Melvyl 2) Select Type = Subject 3) Library = Calif State Lib
Lib-Newberry in Chicago, IL
Lib-Rolling Prairie - Central IL
Lib-DAR Search - Washington DC
10,000-Year Calendar!
Bell & Howell Information and Learning
Links to State Archives
Telephone Directories on the Web
Telephone Directories - USA - Search for People by Name
The Ultimate Directory - 
Contra Costa County Library Catalog
Oakland Public Library Home Page
Alameda County Library /All Locations
The UC Berkeley Libraries
Other Library Catalogs
Directory of US Public Library Websites
Librarians' Index to the Internet
NUCMC Home Page
Archives/Library Resources 
California State Library
Genealogical holdings: Allen Co Public Lib.
New England Geneological Soc. Books
Allen County Public Library
Genealogical Research at The New York Public Library
The Library of Virginia Home Page
Genealogy Libraries in the U.S. 
Terms, Phrases, Dictionaries & Glossaries
Reference: Best Source for Facts on the Net -
Reference research - Quick by name
1880 Dictionary
The Foreign Phrase Dictionary
What's a Dollar Worth? CPI Calculation Machine
Patient's Guide :: Glossary
A Patient's Guide to Healthcare Information on the Internet
!American Brain Tumor Association - Dictionary for Brain Tumor Patients - Health and Medicine 
World History : HyperHistory
Regnal Chronologies 
Search for Microfilmed Records
Recommended Internet Tools - 2
CJR - Newspaper Search 
Genealogical Research at the National Archives
Genealogy National Archives
Hist. & Genealogy, Lib. of Congress
FEEFHS Web ToolKit

Genealogy: Forms + Reference Material

FHL Family History SourceGuide
FHL Family History SourceGuide List - Ancestral Chart
Periodical Source Index (PERSI) Order Form
Top Six Search Engines for Genealogy - FEEFHS Pick with Hot Links
The Genealogy Forum on AOL
Genealogy CD List
All About the I.G.I.
Oral History Questions -- The Gene Pool - OCTOBER IS FAMILY HISTORY MONTH!!
Citing the Messages, by Drew Smith
Santa Clara Family History Center Home Page
Magnetic Tape and Digital Media Life Expectancies
! A Photo Restoration and Enhancement Company for Genealogists, Museums, and preserving family history pictures.
How to: Quality Family History at
Immigration - The Source: A Guidebook of American Genealogy, Szucs and Luebking
Lecture Handout: German Emigration literature
Montgomery County Pennsylvania Genealogy
GRS-Library-Family History Questionnaire
California Death Index
Longman English Online Citation Guides
Tips of the Month for December 1998
FTM: How to do research
How to use Periodicals
How to verify internet info.
LDS:What Is a Family History Center?
FTM:Printable abstracts for census records
Save files as GIF, then print.
Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter--14 December, 1998
The World Family Tree Submitter List - Volume #10
1996 Circulating Library Catalogs
Family Chronicle - Top 10 Genealogy Books
Shaking Your Family Tree: Court Records - federal, state, county; and Repositories

Our History- Home Page, Record Storage and Digital Info

Archival Storage, Photo Restoration, Ideas, Scanner tests, Our HOMEPAGE.
Archival Storage of all kinds
Photo restoration w/Apple Computer & Kodak
Bob Wendlinger's Memory Triggering Corner for Writers, Scrapbookers, Family Historians, Memoirists
Concord Family History Center - HomePage
Ancestors-Blank-Charts and Records
Tools & Technique of Genealogical Research by Joseph C. Wolf

Family History Library at SLC

and FHL helps, like the Source Guide
New Page 2
FamilySearch - Family History SourceGuide
SLC Family History Library advice
Family History Library and Centers
Salt Lake City, Family History Library Information
Cyndi's List - LDS & Family History Centers

Genealogical Book & CD Sellers Search for Out of Print and Used Books
Census Microfilm Expeditors: Federal census microfilm 1790 - 1920
Heritage Books, Inc.: Index
List of CD's - multi sources
www.rootsweb..../holdings.txt Pennsylvania German Church Records.
Ye Olde Genealogie Shoppe Bargain Page
Higginson Book Company - Delaware to Iowa

Penny's Roots

Texas Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics
Spirit of Independence, Brisbane, California

Family Groups & clusters


The 1781-82 Hampshire County, Virginia Personal Property Tax List
DUTCH-COLONIES-L: ( [Se]Bastiansen / van Kortrijk)
America's First Familes, 1600s Colonial Ancestors, Genealogy Society, data Base, roll of honor, and more
A Story of Old Friends: The Netherlands and United States
Holland America Historical Society
Main Page CBG
Reasearch help
Shirley Hornbeck's This and That Genealogy Tips
Hornbeck Surname Resource Center
Upshur County Historical Society Books
John (the Bear Hunter) Cutright Home Page
Ramsey & Cutright Genealogy Site
Cutright Family Genealogy Forum

Gassaway & Maryland groups

Scarborough, Ewen
MD Talbott's - first 3 generations
Gassaway Arundel Maryland Genweb
Gassaway - Created with DiDa
Gassaway EGS Database
Elizabeth Ewen Talbot - bottom of page

Logan Families research

Logan County Online Resources

Logan County Illinois USGenWeb 
Logan ILGenExchange
Lib-Family History Lib. Cat. ('Illinois, Logan')
Decatur, Illinois, Herald & Review: Central Illinois index
Herald & Review Online, Decatur, Illinois
Publications List, Sangamon County Genealogy Society
Publications List, Sangamon County Genealogy Society
Genealogical Research at the National Archives
The Federal Population Censuses on Microfilm
Military Service Records on Microfilm
Higginson Book Company - Delaware to Iowa
Genealogy: Everton's Genealogical Helper: Web Site
Genealogy: Illinois
Genealogical Reference Material with Descriptions 
The Illinois State Archives
Illinois Research Outline
Records for Logan County (Ill.) -- Genealogy. (in MARION)
Search by Keyword
Illinois Alive! The Heritage and Texture of a Pivotal State during the first century of Statehood (1818-1918) is a regional digital library of archival resources; Illinois Alive!
SJ-R.COM/The State Journal-Register
Village Profile Presents Lincoln - Logan, Illinois
Place details ('Illinois, Logan')
Family History Resources in IRAD
IRAD Search for County stuff

Dutch-New Amsterdam groups

The OLIVE TREE: Bradt Family of NY
The Olive Tree searches

Ollom & related

Hessian soldiers
miami valley genealogical index


www.everton - IL reference material
Logan County Illinois USGenWeb
Illinois Genealogy Links
Bush Family of Clearfield County Pennsylvania

Sailor, Hollingum

Apprenticeship Index
Hispanic Reading Room Internet Resources/Library of Congress
National Library of Spain
HGAB -- Spain
Andalusia, Spain Hist
Sailor: San Francisco Call Newspaper: Vital Records for 1875-1884

Ohio, Pensylvania & West Virginia

OHS/Links/State Archives & Historical Societies (Text Only)
Brenda's Guide PA - Excellent
Pennsylvania State Archives - Manuscript Groups
PA State Archives - RG-30 - Series Titles - Pennsylvania State Police - Maps -
WV Military
More Links to help you in your research
PA homepages.htm
Welcome to the Lancaster County Historical Society
possible Palatine & French Huguenot relatives(?)
Meigs County, Ohio

Lawrence County, Ohio's Genealogical and Historical Website!
Census of the 1890 Civil War Veterans and Widows
How to get OHIO Birth and Death Records
Virtual Library of Links Grandpa/stampede
Fannie Sperry Made the Ride of Her Life - Cover Page: Aug. '96 Wild West Feature 
Johannes Schwalm Historical Association HomePage<META Name="keywords" CONTENT="Hessian Soldiers Troops Revolutionary German Auxiliary History descendants genealogy">

NY Links - 1800+ & general ref

Brooklyn Neighborhoods
Ancestry Mag:"The Hunt New York City"
The Brooklyn Public Library
NY GenExchange
NY City and Brooklyn: 1866
Kings County
Making of America
Browse the MOA BOOKS "T"

Palatine immigration

The Palatines to America Homepage
the Palatinates
IGS - Alsace, Baden, Ireland, Palatines, Wurttemberg, Colonial America, Delaware, New England, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South, Bremen, Philadelphia, Baltimore
Palatine History
the Palatinates
On the Trail of Our Ancestors (Donna Speer Ristenbatt Genealogy)
Baptisms at the Reformed Dutch Church of New Amsterdam 1639-1730

Church Records

Baptisms at the Reformed Dutch Church of New Amsterdam 1639-1730
Baptisms at the Reformed Dutch Church of New Amsterdam 1639-1730
Reformed Dutch Church in New York - Marriages
Olive Tree
Church Archives


Michael VanBaaren's PA Dutch
FamilyHart Pennsylvania Dutch Genealogy Database - Over 200,000 Linked Names Online
The Oldest Churches of Lancaster County
Lebanon County Historical Society: County Map
Pennsylvania Dutch Hist. & Genealogy
Westmoreland County ,PA Migration
ERB-LARKINS Genealogy: Pennsylvania Erb Maps
PAGenWeb: Pennsylvania Resources
PA Lancaste Genweb menu.html
The Free Library of Philadelphia - Genealogy Pathfinder
Migration Routes from PA to VA

German resources

Germany Genealogy
Germanic Genealogy - The German Way
JPEG Nice map of Germany
German Genealogy Resources, Links, Information, and How-tos
Cyndi's List - Germany / Deutschland
Place Names of Europe
Tips for Names & Nicknames
German Genealogy: Rheinland-Pfalz/Rhineland-Palatinate
German & US Srces: German Emigration
Colonial German Families (Part 2)
German and American Sources for German Emigration to America
German genealogy: Baden-Wuerttemberg
German genealogy: Baden-Wuerttemberg
Ortsverzeichnis Wuerttemberg: Teil T
German and American Sources for German Emigration to America
Full Text [search engine] "hot link" Index of this FEEFHS Web Site

Maryland Genealogy

Archives of Maryland Online
Search the Maryland State Archives'

Marriage Records at the Maryland State Archives

Virginia Genealogy

Library of Virginia Electronic Card Indexes

NY - Early settlements & Families

Ulster County Resources on Microfilm
Illinois State Archives Databases
Donna Speer Ristenbatt Genealogy/Reformed Dutch Church Records
Southeast NY Births
Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, New York, 1683?1809
Records of the Reformed Dutch Church of Albany, Part 1
Descendants of Arent Bradt
Reminiscences of NY(1816-1860) - Contents

Dutch: Hornbeck Surname Resource Center
Dutch: Hornbeck, Warnaar Ancestry
Dutch ancestors: Hornbeck De Hooges

Nice History Sites

New Paltz History
Hudson Valley Network - Historic Sites - Huguenot Street Historic District
Hal Morris' Home Page