Helpful Links

  • A great place to find records. Requires paid subscription to view full record but can be purchased by the month or in some cases access for free through your local library

  • Owned by Ancestory.com but allows you to upload a gedcom file of your family tree to share online without paid subscription

  • This has a very good list of common name abreviations used in early census records. For example James was often written as Jas