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Helpful Genealogy Research Websites



U. S. Records:


RootsWeb: a good place to begin your research of the WorldConnect family tree database  


USGenWeb: 50 state umbrella site maintained by volunteers


U. S. Land Patent Search:


1790/1800 Index Virginia Census records:


LDS Family Search:


New River Notes, a web-site for primary sources for the U.S. counties at the border of Virginia, Tennessee, North Carolina in the 1700/1800s and beyond:


Gary Morris’ McFarland Genealogy Home Page, a source of family trees and primary sources for American McFarlands:


Manuscript about the line of Robert McFarland who died in Penn. In 1751:


Access Genealogy: millions of records, American Indian records a strong suit


Canadian Records:


That’s My Family: a search engine maintained by the National Archives of Quebec


Our Roots: a collection of digitized local histories across Canada


Nova Scotia Historical Vital Statistics:


Canadian Genealogy Centre:


Australian Records:


National Library of Australia:


Australian Genealogy Links


Birth, Death, Marriage Records for Australia


New Zealand Records:


Clan MacFarlane and associated clans [a world-wide database with plenty of New Zealand entries as that is the home country of the site compiler]


Denise & Peters HomePage - Passenger Lists


NEW ZEALAND BOUND – more shipping lists


New Zealand Government records for births, deaths and marriages (BDM).


South Africa Records:


National Archives of the Republic of South Africa (NAAIRS)

on the left hand side click on

"Search National Automated Archival Information Retrieval System"


English Records:


FreeBMD: free vital records for England and Wales


Access to Archives: The A2A database contains catalogues describing archives held locally in England and Wales and dating from the eighth century to the present day.


Genealogy in the UK and Ireland


Scottish Records:


LDS Family Search [virtually all OPR’s (Old Parish Register’s) included]:


Scots Origins


Clan MacFarlane and associated clans [a world-wide database with predominantly Scottish bias]


Irish Records:


Official Site maintained by Dept. of Tourism, Culture, Sport


Ireland’s History in Maps



Ireland’s Mega Search



Irish Census Indices


Northern Ireland Records:


County Tyrone: volunteer site packed with primary and secondary records 


 Ulster Ancestry

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