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Civil War

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      Eastern Shore Libraries

      Family Websites
      Historic Scenic Sites

      Pedigree Form Charts

Calendar of Events
       Eastern Shore of Virginia - Chamber of Commerce
       Snow Hill, Maryland
       Somerset County, Maryland - Taste of Salt for Centuries
       Lewes, Delaware 
       Welcome to Delaware

Genealogical Research Links:
 Maryland State Archives
Patent Index

          Early Settlers of Maryland Query
  Best of the Web - Genealogy
  Cyndi's List - 190,000 categorized links
  Family Search
  The Genealogy Home Page
  Find My Family Photo
  Genealogy Today
  Genealogy.com Learning Center
  A Guide to Donating Personal Papers to a Repository (SAA)
  Heritage Quest
  Library of Congress
  National Archives and Records  Administration (NARA)
  United Kingdom Birth, Death & Marriage Records
  The USGenWeb Project
  Social Security Search Index - Family Tree Legends
  Vital Records Information:  United States
  The WorldGenWeb Project
  Ellis Island

General Information Links
  American Association for State and Local History

Archives of Maryland - Website to Original 72-volume
Maryland Prerogative Will Transcriptions
  Bureau of Land Management
  Center for Genealogical Research at the Houston Public Library
  Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet (U. S.)
  Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Library
DAR Patriot Index
  David Library of the American Revolution
  Family Tree Bookshop
Genealogy Software Research Report Card
  Helm's Genealogy Toolbox (site off-line)

In the First Person:  Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories, and Other Personal Narratives
  Library of Congress
  Library Servers via the WWW
  Libraries with Holdings or Digital Collections in Early American Topics
  Maryland State Archives
Maryland State Archives Vital Records
  Museums in the USA
  National Archive and Records Administration
  National Archives Public Records Office - United Kingdom

National Association of Government Archives and Records
  National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC)
  North American Genealogy Resources
  Organization of American Historians

Past Portal:  Colonial Williamsburg's Portal to American History
  Rootsweb - U. S. County Resources
  Society of American Archivists
UNESCO Archives Portal
  U.S. Census Genealogy Page
U.S. Geographic Names Information System
.S. People Search
  U.S. Surname Distribution Map Database National Association of Government Archives and Records
World Cat - Title Search

WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information.

African American Sites
African American Historic Sites Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland
  African American History of Accomac County, Virginia

  The African American Pamphlet Collection
African American Record Description at the Maryland State Archives
Beneath the Underground:  The Flight to Freedom
  Exploring African American Issues on the Web
  Free African Americans of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Maryland and Delaware  
In the 1750's, Quaker John Woolman in his travels, which included the Eastern Shore, spoke to fellow Quakers on the subject of slavery. 
In the 1770's, the Pennsylvania Abolitionist Society was formed; in 1790 it presented a petition to Congress.
  1790 Call from Quakers to Congress for Regulation of the Slave Trade
Pathways to Freedom:  Maryland and the Underground Railroad

  The National Underground Railroad Freedom Center

African American Family History (Ancestry.com)

  The American Civil War Homepage
Cornell University's Making of America Journal Collection
Scroll down to Browse (enter) then scroll down on index page to links for:
Official Records of Union and Confederate Navies in the War of Rebellion  (1894 - 1922)
The War of the Rebellion:  A Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies (1880 - 1901)

Civil War at the Smithsonian
  Soldiers Names & Records of Union and Confederate Troops

 Civil War Resources for K-12 Students


  Delaware State Public Archives           
  Delaware Public Libraries
  Sussex County, Delaware Census 1870

Sussex County Orphan Court Records
Laurel Historical Society

  Maryland Charter of 1632
Maryland Records Information
Maryland State Archives
Somerset Judicial Records (transcribed by Atwood Barwick)
  U.S. Resources of Maryland

  Dictionary of Virginia Biography
  Eastern Shore of Virginia
Eastern Shore of Virginia, Chesapeake Bay Sampler
  The Eastern Shore of Virginia Public Library
  Ker Place - Eastern Shore of Virginia Historical Society Headquarters
  Library of Virginia Genealogy Homepage
  U.S.Resources of Virginia - Rootsweb
  What Genealogists Should Know About Virginia Law

Allen Historical Society
Eastern Shore Heritage
 Eastern Shore Stuff
  Travels with Charlie Paparella to Arlington on the Eastern Shore -
        WBOC Travels with Charlie "The First Revolution"
(Media Player required)
  Barratt's Chapel and Museum - Methodist Church Records
Deal Island News, Somerset County
  Ghotes (Genealogy and History of the Eastern Shore of Virginia)
  Handley's Eastern Shore

Handley's Eastern Shore Maryland Genealogy Project
  Historical Society of Kent County, Inc.

The Historical Society of Kent County
  Holland's Island
  Old Hoopers Island Graveyard at Honga, Maryland
  Kerr Place, Onancock, Virginia

  Lower Delmarva Genealogical Society
  Lower Eastern Shore Heritage Committee
  Museum of the Eastern Shore Life
  Nanticoke Historic Preservation Alliance, Inc. (Handsell)

  Patty Cannon 1
  Patty Cannon 2

  Pemberton Park, Wicomico County
The Julia Purnell Museum, Snow Hill, Worcester County, Maryland
  Salisbury University
  Somerset Historical Society
  Somerset County - Index to Rehoboth by the River
  Store Accounts of John Nelms of Salisbury 1758 - 1787

  Upper Shore Genealogy Society of Maryland

  Caroline County Public Library - Maryland
  Cecil County

Delaware Public Libraries
  Dorchester County Public Library - Maryland
  Eastern Shore of Virginia Public Library - Accomac/Northampton Counties , Virginia
  Kent County Public Library - Maryland 
  Queen Anne's County Public Library - Maryland

  Somerset County Library System - Maryland
Talbot County Free Library Local History and Genealogy Special Collections - Maryland
  Wicomico County Free Library - Maryland 
  Worcester County Library - Maryland

  The Callaway Family

Carey/Cary Family
Carey DNA Project
  Fassitt Family
  Jones Family
  Scottish Heritage
Todd Family of Caroline County, Maryland

  1880 U. S. Census Search (Church of the Latter-day Saints)
  American Colonial Money Values
Born in Slavery:  Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938 
(at this site, do a search for Maryland to query for Maryland slave narratives).
  Classics of American Colonial History

Church Directory of the United States
Colonial America
Colonial Currency

Current Value of Old Money
Currency Exchange Rate (Historical)
  DoHistory - basic skills and techniques for interpreting fragments that survive from any  period in history.
  Harper's New Monthly Magazine
  Glossary of Quaker Terms
Glossary of Symbols and Terms for Studying Cemeteries
Jamestown Maps
Jesuit Relations and Allied Documents
  Why Study History Through Primary Sources?
  This and That Genealogy Tips on Diseases, Medical Terms, Epidemics

  Chesapeake Lighthouses
  Winterthur, Delaware

  Eastern Shore Maps (1861, 1881, 1893)
  John C. Lyons - Old Somerset Hundreds & Land Grants Maps - John C. Lyons
  Maps On US
  1895 Atlas Maryland
Virginia Maps

  Ancestry Records from Derbyshire, England


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