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

Ancestry.com
http://www.ancestry.com
Census Online
http://www.census-online.com/
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
http://www.CyndisList.com
FamilySearch Internet Genealogy Service-Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
http://www.familysearch.org
Genealogy.com
http://www.genealogy.com
National Endowment for the Humanities-My History is America's History
http://www.myhistory.org/
RootsWeb.com
http://www.rootsweb.com

2. Deaths

Memphis/Shelby County Public Library & Information Center's History and Genealogy Indexes on the Internet
http://history.memphislibrary.org/
The Commercial Appeal: Obituaries
http://www.gomemphis.com/mca/obituaries/0,1426,MCA_443,00.html
The Commercial Appeal: Archives
http://newgomemphis.com/newgo/core/archives.htm
Social Security Death Index Interactive Search
http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693
Vital Records Information: United States
http://www.vitalrec.com/

3. Cemetery Information

Tombstone Transcription Project: Tennessee
http://www.rootsweb.com/~cemetery/tennessee/shelby.html
Interment.Net: Cemetery Transcription Library
http://www.interment.net/Default.htm
Elmwood Cemetery
824 South Dudley St., Memphis, TN 38104 (901) 774-3212
http://www.elmwoodcemetery.org/main/index.htm
Memphis National Cemetery
3568 Townes Avenue, Memphis, TN 38122 (901) 386-8311
http://www.interment.net/data/us/tn/shelby/memnat/
Shelby County, Tennessee-Cemeteries: USGS GNIS National Mapping Information
This site gives the names and locations of cemeteries in Shelby County.
http://geonames.usgs.gov/pls/gnis/web_query.gnisprod?f_name=
&variant=N&f_state=Tennessee&f_cnty=shelby&f_ty=cemetery
&elev1=&elev2=&cell=&pop1=&pop2=&my_function=Send+Query
&last_name=&last_state=&last_cnty=&page_cnt=
&record_cnt=&tab=Y

4. Archives and Libraries

State Archives Referral List
http://www.sos.state.ga.us/archives/rs/sarl.htm
State Library Web Sites
http://www.dpi.state.wi.us/dltcl/pld/statelib.html
Tennessee State Library and Archives
http://www.state.tn.us/sos/statelib/tslahome.htm
Mississippi Department of Archives and History
http://www.mdah.state.ms.us/
Arkansas History Commission
http://www.ark-ives.com/
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), Washington, D.C.
http://www.nara.gov
New England Historic Genealogical Society, Boston, MA
http://www.newenglandancestors.org
New York Genealogical & Biographical Society, New York, NY
http://www.newyorkfamilyhistory.org/

5. African-American Genealogy

AfriGeneas: African Ancestored Genealogy
http://www.afrigeneas.com
The African-Native American History & Genealogy Webpage
http://african-nativeamerican.com/
American Slave Narratives: An Online Narrative
http://xroads.virginia.edu/~HYPER/wpa/wpahome.html
Christine's Genealogy Website
http://ccharity.com/
People of Color in Old Tennessee
http://www.tngenweb.org/tncolor/
Freedmen's Bureau Online
http://freedmensbureau.com/

6. Native-American Genealogy

Native American Genealogy
http://hometown.aol.com/bbbenge/front.html
All Things Cherokee: Genealogy-Helpful Links
http://www.allthingscherokee.com/genealogy_sites.html
Chickasaw Genealogy
http://www.rootsweb.com/~itchicka/
Cyndi's List- Native-American Links
http://www.cyndislist.com/native.htm

7. European Genealogy

Federation of East European Family History Societies - FEEFHS
http://feefhs.org
Western European Genealogy Links
http://www.cyndislist.com/westeuro.htm
Genealogy.net - German Genealogy
http://www.genealogienetz.de/gene/index.html
GENUKI - UK & Ireland Genealogy
http://www.genuki.org.uk
Irish Family History Foundation
http://www.irishroots.net/
The Italian Genealogy Home Page
http://www.italgen.com
JewishGen: The Official Home of Jewish Genealogy
http://www.jewishgen.org

8. Immigration Sources

Ellis Island American Family Immigration History Center
http://www.ellisisland.org
Immigration and Ships Passenger List Research Guide
http://home.att.net/~arnielang/shipgide.html
ISTG - Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
http://istg.rootsweb.com

9. Civil War

The War of the Rebellion: A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies
http://library5.library.cornell.edu/moa/browse.monographs/waro.html
Cyndi's List of Civil War Genealogy Sites
http://www.cyndislist.com/cw.htm#General

10. Sources for Records

Bureau of Land Management - The Official Federal Land Patent Records Site
http://www.glorecords.blm.gov
National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)
http://www.nara.gov
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
http://www.loc.gov/coll/nucmc/nucmc.html
United States Railroad Retirement Board
http://www.rrb.gov
Vital Records Information - State Index
http://vitalrec.com/index.html

11. Genealogical Studies

National Institute on Genealogical Research
http://www.rootsweb.com/~natgenin/
Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy
http://www.infouga.org
Samford University Institute of Genealogy and Historical Research
http://www.samford.edu/schools/ighr/ighr.html

12. Genealogical Societies and Organizations

Association of Professional Genealogists
http://www.apgen.org
Board for Certification of Genealogists
http://www.bcgcertification.org
Cyndi's List - Societies & Groups
http://www.CyndisList.com/society.htm
Federation of Family History Societies (UK)
http://www.ffhs.org.uk
Federation of Genealogical Societies
http://www.fgs.org
National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution
http://www.dar.org