Genealogy Links

Cyndi's List:
Links to 1000s of genealogy sites.

Online programs


Family Search:
Set up a free family tree and search records. Run by LDS/Mormon church.

Free site to research family history.

Genealogists aiming to make a world family tree. Free.


Family Tree Maker:
Put your family tree on your own computer. Requires Ancestry account.

Roots Magic:
Genealogy and family tree maker. $30 price range.

Brother's Keeper:
A free software program to run on your own computer. Free.


Ancestry Academy
These videos cover everything from beginning steps through more advanced topics such as DNA.

Good starting videos
The basics of how to start your tree.

Other Databases

US GenWeb:
Free genealogy help for every US state.

Find A Grave:
Search 159 million grave records. Free.

Dead Fred:
Search through 1000s of photos.

Death Indexes:
Links to websites with online death indexes, listed by state and county.


Archaic Medical Terms:
A collection of archaic medical terms and their old and modern definitions.

Megan Smolenyak:
Genealogical adventurer and storyteller.

Eastman's Online Genealogy Newsletter:
One of the oldest genealogy newsletters.

Genealogical Studies
Various courses from basic to advanced.