Friday, October 2, 2009

Family History Library Favorites

I was browsing through the FamilySearch Wiki this morning and found this article about Family History Library Internet Favorites. There is a link to this web page with the list of Family History Library Favorites.

This compilation is organized by country (and then state, province or county) and then by subject.

For instance, for the state of Wisconsin, the links include:

Archives Libraries and Internet

Wisconsin Historical Society Archives
Wisconsin Maritime Museum Library and Archives


Wisconsin Name Index (Biographies)


Archdiocese of Milwaukee Catholic Cemeteries Index
Tombstone Photos


1855 WI State Census Images - FamilySearch
1875 WI State Census Images - FamilySearch
1885 WI State Census Images - FamilySearch
1895 WI State Census Images - FamilySearch
1905 WI State Census Images - FamilySearch
Census Indexes Online for States and Counties
Census Indexes Online Links -
Colonial and Territorial Census List
State Census List
Wisconsin Indexes 1830-1926

Church Records

Drouin French Cath Collection 1621-1967

Emigration and Immigration

Immigration and Settlement


Ghost Towns of Wisconsin


Draper Manuscripts at Bowling Green State Univ
Draper Manuscripts at Family History Library
Draper Manuscripts at Ohio Univ Libraries
Draper Manuscripts at RootsWeb
Draper Manuscripts at Truman State Univ
Draper Manuscripts at UMI ProQuest
Draper Manuscripts at Wisconsin Hist Soc
Draper Manuscripts description
Genealogy Resources at Wis Hist Soc
Guide to the Draper Mss. book description
Lyman C. Draper Documents Home Page

Land and Property

Wisconsin Land Records Index


Historic Maps » of Wisconsin

Military Records

Roster of Wis Volunteers, Civil War 1861-1865

Native Races

Early Native Peoples

Naturalization and Citizenship

Online Searchable Naturalization Indexes


Wisconsin Newspaper Articles


Obituary Lookup Volunteers
Wisconsin Name Index (Obituaries)


Historical and Genealogical Societies of Wisconsin

Vital Records

Births 1820-1907
Births Marriages Deaths Index Pre-1907
Burned Courthouses Dates
Deaths 1820-1907
Delayed Births before 1 Oct 1907
Marriages 1835-1900
Marriages to 1907
Online Birth & Marriage Records Indexes
Online Wisconsin Death Indexes
Record Office
Wisconsin Genealogy Index pre-1907 BMDs
Cyndi s List - U.S. - Wisconsin
Wisconsin Genealogy Links
Wisconsin Research Outline

This is a useful file to download and to make a Favorite or Bookmark in your Internet browser. It is a large file (over 2.2 megabytes).


Unknown said...

WoW!! That is wonderful!!! Thank you for letting us 'genealogy crazies' know about that!!! Liz

Sue Aprea said...

Thank you for the post!