Family History Web Sites that Cost Money
(A subscription is needed to use some features at each of these locations, but most include some free resources)
Godfrey Library/Heritage Quest ($35/year)
By becoming a "Godfrey Scholar" at this library in Connecticut, you in effect receive a library card and are allowed to use their online databases.
Ancestry ($155.40+/year, $29.95+/month)
You presently have two choices - All US and All Worldwide. The US option is the one that gives you access to the complete US Census from 1790 to 1930. You can use this for free at Family History Centers.
Kindred Konnections ($15 monthly or $100/year)
GENServ ($1 monthly/$.50 for seniors) - you also have to contribute a GEDCOM file of your data
Internet Newsletters for Genealogists
These will point out the latest information on products, websites, ideas and resources that relate to genealogy and
Dick Eastman's Newsletter
- Current and past issues available at - eogn.typepad.com/eastmans_online_genealogy/
For Family History Consultants
- Online Demo of PRFMagnet
Online Videos - PAF and Related
Contains a bunch of video presentations about "how to" do various family history tasks, including PRFMagnet.
Online Family Histories - BYU/FHL/ACPL
- Over 10,000 Family and Local Histories
These online books are the result of a new partnership between the Family History Library, LDS History Library, BYU, and the Allen County Public Library. The
are working to put online, and make searchable more than 100,000 family histories, local and county histories and city directories.
How To Lessons at Ohana Software
- Online Lessons
These include presentations, slides, videos, and outlines for using various software, including PAF, PAFInsight, PRFMagnet, etc.
BYU's Religion 261
- Online Lesson
8 Lessons, including one on using TempleReady
FamilySearch Labs Standard Place Finder
- Standard Place Finder
A great place to find missing counties, correct place spellings, etc.
Family History Consultants Website
- Materials for Family History Consultants
You have to register first before using this. You can register the first time you visit.
Online Training for Family History Consultants
- Online Training
You have to register first before using this.
New Information from Family Search
- FamilySearch Labs
This is where the new search is located.
- Global Gazeteer
Free Online Gazeteer that is world-wide in scope.
Prepared by Mike & Anna St Clair
for use in Family History classes they teach periodically.
Last updated: 11 July 2008
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