My Research Links

Thank you to Thomas MacEntee for the idea of making a genealogy research toolbox on a blog page for each access from any computer. 
Search Engines

Bing Search Engine

Mocavo Genealogy Search Engine

Google Blog Search

Google Groups

Google News Archive

Google Scholar

Internet Archive

Law Terms - 1856 - Bouvier Law Dictionary


New England Genealogy Society

Other Sites with Research Links

Cyndi’s List

English Family History and Genealogy

Ireland Genealogy Links


Steve Morse One Step

Calculators and Tools

Atlas Hist County Boundaries

Birth Date Calculators

Calculate Duration Between 2 Dates

Calendar Converters

Cousins and Relationships

County Finder - Rootsweb

Geographical Names

Inflation Calculator

Tombstone Birthdate Calculator

TypeIt (accents and other characters)

US Dollar Historical Value

Weather History

Cemeteries and Death Records

Ancestors at Rest

Cemetery Junction - Indexes of Cemeteries with Links

Civil War Union Soldier Graves

Cortland County Cemeteries

Find A Grave


Obit Daily Times - Rootsweb

Obits Links
Free Directory of Obituaries, Obituary Resources, & Newspapers by State

Online Searchable Death Ind



US Military Grave Locator


Census Finder


Litchfield County

Sharon, CT Gen Web

Sharon, CT Historical Society

Digital Books and Libraries

New Family Search Digital Books-Looks at Multiple Libraries
250 Killer Archives

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library

Allen County Public Library

Ancestry Card Catalog

Brigham Young University Digital Library

Cornell University Digital Library

Family Search Historical Books

Google Books

Hathi Trust Digital Library

Internet Archive Texts

Internet Public Library

Library of Congress

Newberry Library, Chicago, IL

Onondaga County, NY Catalog

Open Library


The Online Books Page

St Charles, IL Library

Syracuse University, NY Library



City Directories of the US

Eve and Don's City Directories

Online Historical Directories


Audio Tapes - Genealogical Seminars

Legacy Family Tree Webinars

National Institute for Genealogical Studies

Pharos Tutors

Genealogical Societies

Association of Professional Genealogists

Aurora, IL Historical Society

Connecticut Historical Society

Federation of Genealogical Societies (FGS)

German Genealogy Group

International Society of Family History Writers and Editors

Illinois State Genealogical Society

Kane County Historical Society

Kane County Links


National Genealogical Society

Society Hill (Directory and Links - US, Canada)

State Historical Societies

Goshen/Orange County, NY

Goshen Library and Historical Society

History-General & Timelines

20th Century Timelines

Best History Websites

Digital History Timelines

Wikipedia - US Timelines

Homer, NY and Cortland, NY

Cortland County Cemeteries

Cortland County US Gen Web

Cortland County Geographic Information System


Every Name Index - Indexes to many old historical county histories, etc.


Aurora, IL Historical Society

Diigo Illinois Genealogy

Illinois Genealogy Trails - Kane County (Link USGenWeb with different info)

Illinois State Archives

Illinois State Gen Soc

Illinois State Genealogical Society

Illinois State Hist Soc

Illinois State Library

Illinois Regional State Archives Depository System (IRAD)

Illinois Vital Records for Genealogy

Kane County Historical Society

Newberry Library, Chicago

St. Charles City

St. Charles Heritage Center

St Charles, IL Library

Land Records

Bureau of Land Management

Illinois State Archives

Living People






US Search


White Pages

Zaba Search


1895 US Atlas

Cayuga County, NY Maps and Photos

David Rumsey Map Collection

Google Earth

Historic Map Works

New York State Map Pathfinder

Pennsylvania Historical Maps

Military Records

National Archives Veteran Service Records

Revolutionary War Rolls

New York - General

Albany County Records

Albany RDC Records

     Historian Office
     Kindred Trails
     OHearns Histories Publication
     US Gen Web

Cornell University Digital Library

Early New Netherlands

NY GenWeb


NY Hist Soc

NY Hist Timeline

NYS Archives

NY History Blog

NYS Library

NYS Offline Resources

Northern NY Hist Newspapers

Northern NY Genealogy

Old Fulton Postcards

Olive Tree Genealogy NY

Orange County History

Orange County Gen Web

Owego, NY

People of Colonial Albany

Post-Standard Newspaper on

Sullivan Clinton Campaign - Revolutionary War

Tioga County US Gen Web

US Gen Web Portal


Chronicling America - Library of Congress

Civil War Newspapers

Genealogy Bank

NEH Historic Newspapers

NY Times Article Archive

Newspaper Archive

Northern NY Hist Newspapers

Old Fulton Postcards - Upstate NY

Online Historical News

US News Archives on the Web

One Name Studies

One Name Studies

One Place Studies

One Place Studies Website

Rootsweb Mailing List


Branford Town Vital Records

Lycoming County US Gen Web

Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission

Pennsylvania Archives


Wayne County


Dead Fred

LOC Flickr Photostream

NARA Photos


     The Knapp Database

Vital Records

Avail of Vital Records by State

CDC Vital Records Directory

Illinois Vital Records for Genealogy

Volunteer Projects

Family Search Indexing

Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness

Unclaimed Persons