Transcription: Civil War Letters of Private David Coon (1824-1864)

David Coon and Mary Ann (Adams)

Transcription of the final pages of this extensive project of the Civil War Letters of Private David Coon was completed April 10, 2013.   Page 1… FOREWORD. The following letters, written by David Coon to his wife and children, are here collected, carefully copied from the originals. Many of the letters were written on such …

My ‘must have’ list of top 10 genealogy websites.

This list of top 10 genealogy websites is a bit different than others because I have evaluated them based on the sheer quantity of data and sources I have found for my own personal research, regardless whether they are paid or free. I will only subscribe to a site if I’m sure it’s worth it as …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – April 26, 2014

The following are the updates and additions for Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org between April 17 and 26, 2014.   FamilySearch.org Belgium Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Belgium, Hainaut, Civil Registration, 1600-1911 Belgium, West Flanders, Civil Registration, 1582-1910 Canada Saskatchewan Provincial Records, 1879-1987 England England, Bristol Parish Registers, 1538-1900 England, Essex Parish Registers, 1538-1900 France France, Protestant …

Transcription: New England Marriages Prior to 1700; Knight – Knowles

Following is my transcription of “New England Marriages Prior to 1700″ for surnames starting with ‘K’ from Knight to Knowles, and all varied surnames of spouses.   _________________________________ NEW ENGLAND MARRIAGES PRIOR TO 1700 445 KNIGHT, Joseph (1673-) & Martha (GIBSON) LILLEY, w Reuben; 4 Apr 1699; Woburn KNIGHT, Lawrence (-1728) & Elizabeth INGERSOLL, m/2 …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – April 8, 2014

Following are the newest Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org updates and additions to date.   FamilySearch.org Australia Australia, Cemetery Inscriptions, 1802-2005 Belgium Belgium, Liège, Civil Registration, 1621-1910 Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2013 China China, Collection of Genealogies, 1239-2011 Colombia Colombia, Catholic Church Records, 1600-2012 Haiti Haiti, Port-au-Prince, Civil Registration, 1794-2012 Italy Italy, Bologna, Bologna, Civil Registration …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – April 1, 2014

The following are the FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions.   FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Seigniorial Records, 1537-1920 Belgium Belgium, Luxembourg, Civil Registration, 1608-1912 Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 Brazil Brazil, Mato Grosso, Civil Registration, 1848-2013 Brazil, Minas Gerais, Catholic Church Records, 1706-1999 Brazil, Piauí, Civil Registration, 1875-2013 Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul, Miscellaneous Records, 1748-1998 …

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions – February 7, 2014

FamilySearch.org and Ancestry.com Updates and Additions   FamilySearch.org Brazil Brazil, Pernambuco, Civil Registration, 1804-2013 Colombia Colombia, Military Records, 1809-1958 Paraguay Paraguay, Catholic Church Records, 1754-1981 Philippines Philippines, Manila Civil Registration, 1899-1994 Portugal Portugal, Passport Registers and Application Files, 1800-1946 Spain Spain, Diocese of Lugo, Catholic Parish Records, 1550-1930 Spain, Province of Málaga, Municipal Records, 1760-1925 …

Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions – January 14, 2014

As a result of changing hosts, my Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org Updates and Additions posts since December 12, 2014 were lost. To replace them, this post will cover as many of the lost links as possible. FamilySearch.org Austria Austria, Vienna Population Cards, 1850-1896 Belgium Belgium, Brabant, Civil Registration, 1582-1912 Belgium, Namur, Civil Registration, 1800-1912 Brazil Brazil, …