Other Helpful Websites

Records Base
A comprehensive online database resources and records search engine for government vital records.

Census Finder
A directory of free census records.

Find A Grave
Find the graves of ancestors and create and view virtual memorials.

BYU Family History Lab
Brigham Young Universities Family History department website. Contains online tutorials, documents, aticles, and links to other helps and services.

Ancestry Lessons
List of online sites offering lessons and tuitorials in Family History research.

Fertile Ground
Site created by a Stake Family History Consultant who wanted to help other consultants.  Complete with lessons, tuitorials, tips, and links.

This Web site finds personal family history web pages submitted to Ancestry World Tree, U.S. Social Security Death Index entries that contain your ancestor's name, and records within Ancestry's "fee" databases. "Fee" databases include census indexes and images, birth, marriage, and death, military, immigration, newspapers, biographies, and more. Type in a name and see what you get!

A branch of ancestry.com... it's FREE!

Cindi's List
This free web site provides links to other family history web sites by categories. It is the "card catalog" to family history on the internet. Search by subject, surname or place.

The UsGenWeb Project
This volunteer project provides family history websites for every county and state in the United States. Other projects they are developing include archive, census and tombstone databases.

The WorldGenWeb Project
Similar to the USGenWeb Project for countries around the world.

Ellis Island
Search for immigrant ancestors for the years 1892-1924.

Immigrant Ancestors Project
A project of the Center for Family History and Genealogy at Brigham Young University, this website contains a database of over 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain, and Italy. You can also volunteer to help index the records available.

World Vital Records
Site that provides records and databases to its users through various types of networking with many companies. Records include birth, marriage, death, parish, and census. This site is a paid subscription site.

This site uses social networking in combination with historical records to help with users' research. Records that are available include war records, naturalization papers and information on US Presidents. This site is also a subscription site.

GENUKI: UK and Ireland Geneology
This site serves as a "virtual reference library" of genealogical information that is of particular relevance to the United Kingdom and Ireland. Click Enter this large collection... and then pick a region.Fertile Ground
A website created by a Stake Family History Consultant to assist other consultants. Contains lessons, hints, and links.