Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Tips and tools for researching websites


Some of the websites talked about at the talk for the Meaford Public Library on October 23rd 2019.  Internet Genealogy Research: Tools and Tips -- not all in the order presented

Thomas MacEntee's        http://hackgenealogy.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/01/HANDOUT-Using-and-Managing-a-Genealogy-Research-Log.pdf 

Bruce Grey Branch Ontario Ancestors (Ontario Genealogical Society) https://brucegrey.ogs.on.ca/

Kenneth Marks's article on Letters that Get Confused       http://www.theancestorhunt.com/blog/the-one-absolute-best-way-to-find-more-ancestor-articles-in-historic-newspapers-online#.Vx9lCPkrLIU 
Check other resources on his site.  shared with his permission

Family Search Wiki       https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Main_Page

Family Search Catalog      https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/search/

Automated Genealogy Some Canadian census record indexes http://automatedgenealogy.com

Cyndislist  https://cyndislist.com/  -- since 1996 she has provided this service
Linkpendium http://www.linkpendium.com/
Genweb https://www.worldgenweb.org/
Genuki https://www.genuki.org.uk/
CanGenealogy http://www.cangenealogy.com/
Olive Tree Genealogy olivetreegenealogy.com

Bill Martin’s sites http://my.tbaytel.net/bmartin

Ontario Archives http://www.archives.gov.on.ca/en/index.aspx


Bruce Grey Branch Ontario Ancestors (Ontario Genealogical Society) https://brucegrey.ogs.on.ca

Grey Roots  https://greyroots.com/
https://greyroots.com/collections-and-research/archives-research/external-resources

Hanover Public Library https://hanoverlibrary.ca/
Markdale and Flesherton newspapers on ourontario.ca  http://news.ourontario.ca/ghpl/search
Owen Sound & North Grey Union Public Library http://owensound.library.on.ca
Grey Highlands Public Library https://www.greyhighlands.ca/en/visit-and-explore/libraries.aspx -- links to branches
Meaford Museum https://www.meaford.ca/en/explore-play/meaford-museum.aspx
Craigleith Heritage Depot  https://www.thebluemountainslibrary.ca/museum.cfm
Ontario Land Properties - search https://www.onland.ca/ui/


Internet Genealogy Magazine - information -- https://internet-genealogy.com/

Different search engines       https://www.lifewire.com/best-search-engines-2483352 






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