Of prime importance are: These volumes survey the county by township and indicate the names of rural property owners. This is a cooperative project with the Toronto Branch of the Ontario Genealogical Society. 14,864 records as from 7,234 images as of 3 June 2011. There is a shipping fee of $4.90, but orders for U. History for Genealogists concludes with a helpful bibliography and an index of people and places, wars and battles. In the graveyard column are identified all graveyards, burial grounds, or cemeteries.
The images are in black and white BMP (bitmap) format, compatible with nearly all computers, PC/Mac/Linux and many older systems (Atari/Amiga/etc.) too. An index of all incorporated towns/comuni and hamlets/frazioni in the region. Ward Maps of Cleveland and various Suburbs: Excellent for genealogical research. The first 5 chapters all deal with Google’s Search abilities, followed by chapters on Google Alerts, Gmail, iGoogle, Books, News Timeline, Translation, YouTube & Video, Google Earth (in all its glory!), Family History Tour Maps, and an amazing “How to” index at the back.
California County Marriages, 1850-1952 – Name index of marriage records including a number of different type of documents such as licenses, certificates, registers, applications, affidavits, stubs, etc. – 281,432 records as of 13 April 2011 Illinois County Marriages, 1810-1934 – Name indexes and images of county marriages from the state of Illinois. Large scale maps covering all areas were available by the 1880s. Search with "map or maps" and limit your search to an agency, or, a keyword. West Virginia Marriages 1853-1970 – Name index (and images offsite) of West Virginia county marriage records.
The primary materials in the Map Library are maps, approximately 276,000 and historic aerial photography, approximately 231,700. Other libraries on the UW campus will often have general world atlases, and may also have atlases specific to their subject focus. It’s set up so that you write the local news – including obituaries, family info, and such. The print counterpart to the database is CIS Serial Set Index, pt. 14, Index and Carto-bibliography of Maps, 1789-1969.
It continues to snow here, between bursts of sunshine. The Records of the Department of the Interior and Research Concerning Canada’s Western Frontier of Settlement. C., USA, 1942 Beyond knowing the name of the city or township where your ancestor lived, a good working knowledge of each location can be critical when it comes to knowing what records are available, where you can find them, why your ancestors made the choices they did.
From Kimberly Powell Sign up for my Newsletter While basic, these maps can be useful to genealogists as they can help us pinpoint present-day towns and find our way from one location to the other. Generally special order items, taking about six weeks to arrive - however, we try to keep in stock all the maps for Volhynia, Galicia and Bessarabia. Each state is shown in its entirety except California (two books - northern and southern).
These maps depict basic natural and cultural features of the landscape, such as lakes and streams, highways and railroads, boundaries, and geographic names. See also Maps and Atlases--Reference Resources--Gazetteers--United States and California Environment Information Sources--Water Feature Place Names for water features. A key element sets county land ownership atlases apart from most other maps: they list property owners’ names.
On the 16th of December, Ancestry.com posted the Maine Vital Records from data found at the Maine State Archives. Library Jobs Join our team as a librarian, staffer or student worker. Copyright 1944 by Rand McNally & Company Chicago - Wisconsin Outline Map - County boundaries and names. The output of this group is generally given the umbrella term "Lafreri map" or "Lafreri atlas" from the Rome publisher Antonio Lafreri; however, this is to exaggerate the importance of Lafreri, who was really a printseller and retailer rather than a mapmaker.
More Information While searching for the Northwest Passage, French explorer Jean Nicolet visited Wisconsin in 1634. Lines coded as being in error may not be suitable for DAR membership. Railroad Maps: To date, over 7,900 United States railroad maps published in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, detailing some 150 railroad routes, are described in the NLCC. Apps like Language Tools, Google Books, Google News Archive, Blog Search, Images & Video, Google Alerts, Google Maps, Google Earth, Google Notebook, and the Google Toolbar all have direct application to our genealogy search.
The index is not a complete for all Revolutionary War pensions, but it does contain references to a great deal of hidden information in some of them. They did that by writing about their readers’ friends and neighbors, providing details about what was happening in their lives. Find out what titles are in UW-Madison Libraries' collections. Included are such topics as the exploration of l ands west of the Appalachian Mountains, U. A. delivery over $25 placed at the FRPC online genealogy bookstore before Midnight MDT on Tuesday, April 19, 2011, will be shipped FREE.