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These research helps are from a friend and cousin of mine. She has granted permission to use them on this website.  Thanks to Kaaren Linton for all her hard work and efforts in helping others to learn. 


These lessons are in Adobe Reader format.  If you do not have Adobe Reader click here to download the program.  Please watch for the correct version, for your windows operating system. 

Each lesson has a opening paragraph that explains what the site is about.  Then it tells you how to best use the site, plus gives you web links to each site.  Just click on the link and the page will open up if you have Adobe Reader installed.


Research Help Title

Adobe Reader Format  (PDF)

A2A UK Archives Network

A2A UK Archives network.pdf

American Memories

American Memories.pdf

American Battle Commission

American Battle Memorial Commission.pdf

Ancestor Hunt

ancestorhunt.pdf  (part 1)

Ancestor hunt part 2.pdf  (part 2)

Arizona Archives

Arizona archives.pdf

BLM Records  (Bureau of Land Managment)


British Columbia Canada Vital Records

BC Vital Events Indexes.pdf

BYU Online Collection

BYU Online collection.pdf

Calculating Feast Day Dates

Calculating Feast Day Dates.pdf

Castle Garden

Castle Garden.pdf

Civil War Soldiers & Sailors

Civil War Soldiers& Sailors.pdf

Danish Church Pictures

Danish Church pictures.pdf

Danish Demographic Database

DDD database.pdf

Distant Cousins

Ebay and Family History

ebay and family history.pdf

Ellis Island

Ellis Island.pdf

Family Search Research

FamilySearch ResearchGuide.pdf

GenWed locating marriage records


Georgia Virtual Vault

Georgia Virtual Vault.pdf

Great Britain's Documents On Line

Great Britains DocumentsOnline.pdf

Heritage Quest online  (use public library card to access)


How to search the Internet

How to Search.pdf

Illinois State Archives Database

Illinois State Archives Databases.pdf

KIP Project (indexing of Danish Censuses)

KIP Projektet page.pdf

Library of Virginia

Library of Virginia.pdf

Missouri State Archives Database

Missouri State Archives Databases.pdf

Missouri Virtually Databases

Virtually Missouri.pdf

National Archives Information Databases

NAIL and ARC.pdf

NewsBank  (old newspapers from around the world)


Nova Scotia Canada Vital Records


OneStep (Stephen P. Morse's One-Step Portal)


Online Danish Parish Registers

Online Danish Parish Registers.pdf

Pennsylvania Land Records Indexes

Pennsylvania Land Records Indexes.pdf

Questions and Ancestors  (Ancestors Series that are on KBYU TV)

Questions and Ancestors.pdf

South Carolina Archives & History

SC Database.pdf

Tennessee State Library and Archives

Tennessee State Archives.pdf

Unclaimed Property

unclaimed property.pdf

US GENWEB National Search (by state and county sites)

USGENWEB National Search Engines.pdf

Utah Digital Newspapers

Utah Digital Newspapers.pdf

Utah History Research Center

Utah HistoryResearch Center.pdf

Washington State Digital Archives

Washington State Digital Archives.pdf

Western States Marriage Records Index

Western States Marriage Record Index.pdf

West Virginia Vital Records

West Virginia Vital Research Records .pdf

Wisconsin Historical Society

Wisconsin Historical Society Research Portal.pdf

WorldCat  (online Computer library)




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