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Research Links


These are links to help with research for my lines.


Age Calculator
Atlas of Historical County Boundaries
Billion Graves
Bureau of Land Management (search for County)
Civil War Social Search at National Park Service
Daughters of the American Revolution (search)
Earth Point, Township and Range Search
Ellis Island Passenger Search
Family Search
Germans to America Passenger Data File, 1850 - 1897   
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild

Library of Virginia

Map on Youtube: History of Every Year of the World
Military Personnel Records (National Archives)
National Archives
National Park service: The Civil War, Soldiers and Sailors Database
National Archives: Research Our Records
Sanborn maps of Missouri (Digital Library, University of Missouri:)
Sons of the American Revolution (search)
Time and Date
Soldiers' Records: War of 1812 - World War I
Sons of the American Revolution, Patriot Research System
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War, National Grave Registration  Project
Slave Name Roll Project
Slave Data Collection



Agricultural Schedules
Archdiocese of St. Louis: Burial Search
African American Gateway, Missouri
Concordia Historical Institute: Lutheran History

Federal Census Supplemental Schedules (1850-1940)
Lutheran Heritage Center & Museum

Maps, Interactive - See how the county lines change in Missouri as they are created.

Missouri Civil War Passport Program (and map)
Missouri Digital Newspaper Project (State Historical Society)
Missouri State Genealogical Association (Surname dabases and The Journal)
Missouri Historical Society
Missouri State Archives (Secretary of State)
Missouri Death Database and Certificates
Missouri Historical Society Directory (Also Museums & Genealogical Societies in Missouri)
Missouri Naturalization Records
Missouri Soldiers' Records: War of 1812 - World War I
Missouri Marriages
Missouri County Marriage Records, 1819-1969  scanned images - not searchable - sign in
Missouri Digital Heritage, Union Provost Marshal Papers 

Missouri Territorial Census (includes .pdf transcription of Cape Girardeau County 1800 census)
Sanborn Maps (Missouri)
Saxon Lutheran Memorial
Saxon Lutherans Genealogy

Secretary of State Resources

Secretary of State Links - The recources are listed by county as well as some national links.

Stars and Stripes Museum in Bloomfield
Supreme Court of Missouri Historical Records

Cape Girardeau

1946 Book: Old Cape Girardeau
Bollinger Mill State Historic Site
Cape Girardeau County Archive Center

Cape Girardeau Archive Center (downloads available)
Cape County History Center

Cape Girardeau County Deed Index  from 1805 to 1989

Cape Girardeau County 1930 Plat Map

Cape Girardeau Bulliten (1967-1976)
Cape Girardeau | Cape History
Cape Girardeau Cemeteries

Cape County Cemeteries (link 2)
Cape Girardeau History by Ken Steinhoff
Cape Girardeau Historic Sites
Cape Girardeau Public Library

Cape County Recorder of Deeds can be found at Family Search through the Catelog search. Search for Cape Girardeau, then land records.
Cape River Heritage Museum

Center for Regional History and Cultural Heritage
City of Cape Girardeau Cemetery Lists
City of Cape Girardeau Historic Landmarks Register
County Girardeau County
Cape Girardeau County Recorder
Cape Girardeau County Tax Parcel Viewer
Family Search Wiki Cape Girardeau County
Family Search Catalog Cape Girardeau County
From the Morgue | Sharon Sanders
Historic Preservation Commission
Jackson Heritage Association
Kent Library - Southeast Missouri State University
KRCU Radio: Almost Yesterday by Dr. Frank Nickel
Oak Ridge
Pavement Ends - James Baughn on the Region
Riverside Regional Library

Rootsweb Cape Girardeau County
Southeast Missourian Newspaper

Southeast Missourian Archives
State Historical Society (Cape Girardeau)
Trail of Tears State Park
Visit Cape

Iron County

Iron County News


St. Louis

St. Louis City Directories, Gazeteers, and Rosters

Native American

Native Land - Input a location and see what tribes lived in that area.

Indian Land Cessions - 1784-1894

Interpreting Admixture | DNA does not show Native American

United Kingdom

Find my Past - The site contains passenger lists for those leaving the British Isles from 1890 to 1960. 
The search tool will provide basic results for you. However, if you want a transcript or an image copy of a record, it does require some funds.

Border Reivers - The Rutledges



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