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Family History Online Research

Genealogy sites on the Internet - http://www.cyndislist.com/
Immense list of resources online
Select Edit from the Explorer menu bar. Select Find – and search on your area of interest, i.e. Canada

Mormon Family Search: http://www.familysearch.org/
Search on name ...
Returns US 1880 census, UK 1881 census (lists Irish born), SSDI (great resource), and other online databases. The SSDI is the Social Security Death Index for the US.

Select batch number for further entries on the same film. Search on Name and Batch number search for info, then select source call number. Film numbers for records - view film notes

View Microfilm at local Family History Center of the LDS - must visit a Mormon Library to order. There is a Mormon Family History Library in Warwick RI

Heritage Quest, http://www.heritagequest.com/, is an online resource of Census, Books, older records. Many libraries offer free access. Some libraries offer a free access to Heritage Quest.  NK Library is one and it can be accessed from a home computer as is true of many libraries..

Ancestry.com http://www.ancestry.com/, is a leading genealogical website – fee based. Rhode Island Historical Society, RIHS, http://www.rihs.org/libraryhome.htm,  offers this at the library.

Do be aware that many links on websites are advertisements, sometimes called sponsors. The commercial world has learned to direct Internet users to buy, buy, buy!

Ellis Island, http://www.ellisisland.org/, has a database of emigrants from 1892-1924

Surname / Location / Message Boards:
http://rsl.rootsweb.com/
http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/script/main/rw
http://genforum.genealogy.com/
http://distantcousin.com/

Online UK Resources

http://genforum.genealogy.com/my/. Enter your country of interest.

UK chat http://www.rootschat.com/. Select your area of interest

Ancestry West Riding, Yorkshire
http://boards.ancestry.com/mbexec/board/an/localities.britisles.england.yks.west riding yorkshire.general

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