Internet Resources

Ernie's Genealogy Bookmarks

  • Atlas of Historical Boundaries - Atlas of the changing of county boundaries over time and other information.
  • Bureau of Land Management¬†- Provides access to Federal land conveyance records, including images of more than five million Federal land title records issued between 1820 and the present.
  • Burke's Peerage & Gentry¬†- The authentic genealogical guide to the U.K. and Ireland's titled and untitled families.
  • Castle Garden¬†- Information on immigrants who came through Castle Gardens from 1820 - 1913.
  • Catholic Parish Registers at the National Library of Ireland¬†- Contains images from the¬†NLI‚Äôs¬†collection of Catholic parish register microfilms. The registers contain records of baptisms and marriages from the majority of Catholic parishes in Ireland and Northern Ireland up to 1880.
  • Cyndi's List¬†-¬†A comprehensive, categorized and cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online.
  • Ellis Island¬†- Immigration information and records from 1892 - 1924.
  • Family Search (LDS) - Records spanning billions of names across hundreds of collections‚ÄĒincluding birth, marriage, death, probate, land, military, IGI extracted, and more.
  • Find a Grave - An extensive collection of over 83 million grave records. Many of the records include photos of the grave markers.
  • Genealogy.com - A source for family history buffs to find genealogical research originally posted in GenForum and our most popular genealogy articles.
  • Mocavo¬†- A genealogy-specific search engine.
  • National Archives Index - A useful resource for locating WW II, Korean, and Vietnam War service records.
  • Ohio Death Certificate Index - Search for and order copies of Death Certificates from 1909-1953.
  • Ohio Obituary Index -¬†An index to 2.1 million obituaries, death & marriage notices & other sources from Ohio from the 1810s to the present day.¬†
  • Rootsweb¬†- Entry point for a large number of online genealogy resources.
  • United States Census Bureau¬†- Home of the United States Census Bureau.
  • US¬†GenWeb¬†- Provides links to all the state genealogy websites which, in turn, provides gateways to the counties.
  • Washington County Historical Society Cemetery¬†Index¬†- An index of 102 cemeteries in Washington County.
  • Washington County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogy Society
  • West Virginia Vital Records - Online resource for West Virginia¬†birth, marriage, and death certificates.