Suggested Internet Genealogy Links

  1. General Genealogy Sites
  2. Deaths
  3. Cemetery Information
  4. Archives and Libraries
  5. African-American Genealogy
  6. Native-American Genealogy
  7. European Genealogy
  8. Immigration Sources
  9. Civil War
  10. Sources for Records
  11. Genealogical Studies
  12. Genealogical Societies and Organizations

1. General Genealogy Sites
Census Online
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
National Endowment for the Humanities-My History is America's History

2. Deaths

Memphis/Shelby County Public Library & Information Center's History and Genealogy Indexes on the Internet
The Commercial Appeal: Obituaries,1426,MCA_443,00.html
The Commercial Appeal: Archives
Social Security Death Index Interactive Search
Vital Records Information: United States

3. Cemetery Information

Tombstone Transcription Project: Tennessee
Interment.Net: Cemetery Transcription Library
Elmwood Cemetery
824 South Dudley St., Memphis, TN 38104 (901) 774-3212
Memphis National Cemetery
3568 Townes Avenue, Memphis, TN 38122 (901) 386-8311
Shelby County, Tennessee-Cemeteries: USGS GNIS National Mapping Information
This site gives the names and locations of cemeteries in Shelby County.

4. Archives and Libraries

State Archives Referral List
State Library Web Sites
Tennessee State Library and Archives
Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Arkansas History Commission
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Washington, D.C.
New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA
New York Genealogical & Biographical Society, New York, NY

5. African-American Genealogy

AfriGeneas: African Ancestored Genealogy
The African-Native American History & Genealogy Webpage
American Slave Narratives: An Online Narrative
Christine's Genealogy Website
People of Color in Old Tennessee
Freedmen's Bureau Online

6. Native-American Genealogy

Native American Genealogy
All Things Cherokee: Genealogy-Helpful Links
Chickasaw Genealogy
Cyndi's List- Native-American Links

7. European Genealogy

Federation of East European Family History Societies - FEEFHS
Western European Genealogy Links - German Genealogy
GENUKI - UK & Ireland Genealogy
Irish Family History Foundation
The Italian Genealogy Home Page
JewishGen: The Official Home of Jewish Genealogy

8. Immigration Sources

Ellis Island American Family Immigration History Center
Immigration and Ships Passenger List Research Guide
ISTG - Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild

9. Civil War

The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies
Cyndi's List of Civil War Genealogy Sites

10. Sources for Records

Bureau of Land Management - The Official Federal Land Patent Records Site
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
United States Railroad Retirement Board
Vital Records Information - State Index

11. Genealogical Studies

National Institute on Genealogical Research
Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy
Samford University Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research

12. Genealogical Societies and Organizations

Association of Professional Genealogists
Board for Certification of Genealogists
Cyndi's List - Societies & Groups
Federation of Family History Societies (UK)
Federation of Genealogical Societies
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution