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Wikipedia Surnames
www.Wikipedia.org
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15,710
The Wikipedia surname database contains information on surname origins and meanings. It also lists many famous or well-known people with that surname. Entries were contributed to Wikipedia by various sources.
Dictionary of American Family Names
Oxford University Press
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70,315
The Dictionary of American Family Names contains more than 70,000 of the most commonly occurring surnames in the United States, giving their comparative frequencies, linguistic and historical explanations, selected associated forenames, and occasional genealogical notes. The product of a ten-year research project gathering the contributions of thirty linguistic consultants led by Editor in Chief Patrick Hanks, it explains the meanings some intuitive, some amusing, and some quite surprising of the family names for more than 90 percent of the U.S. population.
Public Record Source Directory
Leading public record sourcebook publisher
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5,491
The Public Record Source Directory comes from the nation's premier publisher of sourcebooks used for locating public records. This directory allows you to access information about government agencies and public record vendors that maintain and will help you to retrieve public records. The listings in the directory include record access procedures, restrictions, fees, turn-around times, web addresses, and contact information.
Coat of Arms Images
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3,956
This collection of coat of arms images contains roughly 4,000 crests for names of Irish, German, Scottish, Italian, Spanish, English, Australian and Welsh origin.
Texas, Red River County Birth Records
Red River County Clerk
1802-1926
28,299
This collection of Red River County, Texas birth records was compiled by the Red River County Clerk and covers years 1846-1926. When available, each record contains the full name of the individual, parents’ names, date of birth, as well as the record’s volume and page number.
Ancestry.com Public Member Trees
Ancestry.com
ca. 1000 - present
2,000,000,000
This database contains family trees submitted to Ancestry by users who have indicated that their tree can be viewed by all Ancestry members. These trees can change over time as users edit, remove, or otherwise modify the data in their trees. Note: These trees are voluntarily submitted by Ancestry users. We take all tree data "as is" and cannot guarantee the completeness, accuracy, or timeliness of the information contained in this database. We regret we cannot assist you in your personal research or prevent duplication of data. Our goal is to provide this user-contributed data to aid you in finding and/or correcting your family information.
Public Family Trees
Archives.com and FamilySearch International
ca.1500 - Present
500,000,000
This collection is a compilation of public family trees from Archives.com and community trees from FamilySearch International. Family tree records may include names, birth, death, marriage dates, etc, in addition to family relationships. These records date from ca. 1500 to present.
Massachusetts Marriage Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1569 - 1850
711,926
This collection of Massachusetts marriage records was compiled by the New England Historic Genealogical Society and covers 1500 to 1850. When available, each record contains the full name, year, location, and link to the image of the record listing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts vital statistics books.
Massachusetts Birth Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1569 - 1850
946,779
This collection of Massachusetts birth records was compiled by the New England Historic Genealogical Society and covers 1500 to 1850. When available, each record contains the full name, year, location, and link to the image of the record listing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts vital statistics books.
Massachusetts Death Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1569 - 1850
402,516
This collection of Massachusetts death records was compiled by the New England Historic Genealogical Society and covers 1500 to 1850. When available, each record contains the full name, year, location, and link to the image of the record listing in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts vital statistics books.
Maine, Early Death Records
Maine State Archives
1617-1922
463,970
This collection of Maine death records covers 1617-1922. Death records before 1892 were not standardized; deaths that occurred in the state may not have been recorded. Information in this collection includes the person's name, age, date of birth, date of death, place of death, registration place, and parents' names. A digital image of the record is included and may contain more information.
Massachusetts Town Death Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1620-1850
88,889
This collection of Massachusetts town death records covers 1620-1850. Information includes the person's name, death date, and burial place.
Massachusetts Town Birth Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1620-1850
230,797
This collection of Massachusetts town birth records covers 1620-1850. Information includes the person's name, birth date, birth place, and parents' names.
Massachusetts Town Marriage Records
New England Historic Genealogical Society
1620-1850
124,918
This collection of Massachusetts town marriage records covers 1620-1850. Information includes the names of the bride and groom, marriage date, and marriage place.
Maine, Birth Records
Maine State Archives
1621-1922
732,713
This collection of Maine birth records covers 1621-1922. Birth records before 1892 were not standardized; births that occurred in the state may not have been recorded. Information in this collection includes the child's name, date of birth, place of birth, and parents' names. A digital image of the record is included and may contain more information.
New York City, Marriage Index
Genealogical Research Library
1622-1899
411,377
This collection of marriage records includes marriages in or near New York City. Information includes the name of the bride and groom, date and place of the marriage, and source information.
Rhode Island, Death Records
Ancestry.com
1630-1930
261,974
This collection of Rhode Island death records covers 1630-1930. When available, the records provide the person's name, relatives' names, death date, age, and comments. Not all counties are covered for all years.
Massachusetts Marriage Records, Selected Towns
Jordan Dodd, Liahona Research
1633-1850
820,711
This collection of Massachusetts marriage records covers marriages from select towns and includes records from 1633-1850. Information, when available, includes the names of the bride and groom, marriage date, marriage location, and source of the record.
Rhode Island, Birth Records
Ancestry.com
1636-1930
273,579
This collection of Rhode Island birth records covers 1636-1930. When available, the records provide the child's name, parents' names, and birth date. Not all counties are covered for all years.
New Hampshire, Marriage Records
FamilySearch
1637-1947
990,291
This collection contains marriage records from civil, church, and other records of New Hampshire marriages. Coverage by county varies. Details in each record varies by the original source, but could include the bride and groom's name, age, marital status, birth date, birth place, race, place and date of marriage, parents' names, grandparents, and the FHL film number.
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