Genealogy and Local History
– Kosciusko County GenWeb Project http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~inkosciu/ The USGenWeb project for Kosciusko County. Includes death, birth, and marriage indices, census information, county farm records, guardianship reports, and more.
– Indiana GenWeb Project http://www.ingenweb.org/ Vital records and other databases for Indiana ancestors. Access the genealogy home pages for various Indiana counties.
– US GenWeb Project http://www.usgenweb.org/ The goal of the project is to provide Internet websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States.
– YesterYear in Print http://yesteryear.clunette.com/ Historical articles transcribed from our local newspapers on a variety of subjects. Fully searchable. Created and maintained by Marge Priser.
– Allen County Public Library Genealogy http://www.acpl.lib.in.us/genealogy The Allen County Public Library’s genealogy library is the second largest genealogy library in the United States. Explore their resources and links to other helpful sites.
– Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints http://www.familysearch.org/ Access the collection and resources of the largest genealogy library in the United States.
– Ancestry.Com http://www.ancestry.com/ A site for vital records, message boards, census records and much more. This site requires a subscription fee. Free access is available in-house at the Warsaw Community Public Library.
– Cyndi’s List http://www.cyndislist.com/ A collection of thousands of genealogy-related links.
– Rootsweb http://www.rootsweb.com/ A site where genealogists can share information with one another.
– Indiana Genealogical Society http://www.indgensoc.org/ Indiana Genealogical Society home page.
– Indiana Historical Society http://www.indianahistory.org/ Activities and collections of the Indiana Historical Society.
– Indiana State Archives http://www.in.gov/icpr/2358.htm Access to the state archives.
– Indiana State Library Index of Indiana Marriages Through 1850 http://www.in.gov/library/databases.htm Search for marriages in Indiana before 1851
– Indiana Vital Records http://www.vitalrec.com/in.html Find birth, death, marriage and divorce records.
– National Archives Genealogy Main Page http://www.archives.gov/research/genealogy/index.html Genealogical research through the National Archives
– Ellis Island http://www.ellisislandrecords.org/ Immigration records for persons who entered the country through Ellis Island, 1892-1924.
– Social Security Death Index http://ssdi.genealogy.rootsweb.com/ Find the name, date of death, last known address and social security number of those listed in the Index.
– Ancestor Hunt http://www.ancestorhunt.com/ Free genealogy search engine.
– Family Search https://www.familysearch.org/ Discover your family history. Explore the world’s largest collection of free familytrees, genealogy records and resources.
– Olive Tree Genealogy http://www.olivetreegenealogy.com/ Add another branch to your family tree.
– Gen Wed http://www.genwed.com/ Free marriage records database and directory for genealogy research.
– World Vital Records http://www.worldvitalrecords.com/ Offers archived newsletters on genealogy research topics including how to order vital public records, the use of genealogy timelines for research: PAID site.
– Interment.net http://www.interment.net/ Search and browse cemetery burial records from thousands of cemeteries across the world.
– Indiana Digital Archives http://www.indianadigitalarchives.org/ Browse through the indexes to many of the most popular State Archives collections at the new Indiana Digital Archives.
– Footnote http://www.footnote.com/ At Footnote.com you’ll be able to view, save, and share original images of historical documents available for the first time on the internet.
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