Wednesday, May 22, 2013

MY FAVORITE LINKS

Several years ago I worked for an Internet Company as the Genealogy Specialist.  Over the recent years since that time I have seen so much more information come online to help people research their families history.  A whole new world has opened up!

Listed below are some of my favorite links and I hope others will find them helpful in their research.

westernhellenicancestry.com/
this is an ongoing project which is free and the genealogy of Hellenic people who settled in the Western United States.  New histories are welcome!

www.ancestry.com
an international site to search for original records

findagrave.com
this is a place to locate burials as well as a place a memory to your own family

www.familysearch.org
 a free site to locate newly indexed records as well as a place to have a family tree, post pictures as well as family stories

www.rootsweb.com
 the free side of Ancestry.com

www.ellisislandrecords.org
 immigration and ship records to the United States

www.archives.com

 a subscription to American historical newspapers

www.cgwc.org
war grave site for military heroes

http://hellenicgenealogygeek.blogspot.com/2012/03/greek-state-archives-digital.html

a great blog on Hellenic  genealogy and a source for purchasing Greek documents translated into English for a minimal cost