2018 Research Trips

December 9th, 2017

I will be taking two separate research trips in 2018. We always have a great time and welcome new participants. Our approach is relaxed–we don’t schedule activities non-stop. We want you to be in the library, not out sight-seeing.

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Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940

December 9th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating the following database has been updated since our last posting:

Illinois, Cook County, Birth Certificates, 1871-1940 (images offsite)


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Reminder Free Sign-in Required for FamilySearch Coming 13 Dec

December 9th, 2017

The requirement to have a free account on FamilySearch to view images is coming 13 December. There are more details on the FamilySearch blog.

Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974

December 9th, 2017

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Delaware Vital Records, 1650-1974


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Texas, Comanche County Records, 1858-1955

December 9th, 2017

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Texas, Comanche County Records, 1858-1955


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Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006

December 7th, 2017

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Michigan Obituaries, 1820-2006


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Missouri Naturalization Index

December 7th, 2017

A database on the Missouri State Archives website contains an index to naturalizations in Missouri between 1816 and 1955. Not all counties are included.

The database can be searched on the Missouri State Archives website. Read the areas covered (“About the Project”) before searching.

Iowa Mining Fatalities Index

December 7th, 2017

The Iowa State Archives has an index of mining fatalities within the state on their website–scroll down to get the link. It is a PDF file.

Chicago Homicides 1870-1930

December 6th, 2017

This database at Northwestern University in Chicago contains information on homicides in Chicago, Illinois, between 1870 and 1930.

http://homicide.northwestern.edu/database/

Denmark Census, 1911 and 1916

December 6th, 2017

FamilySearch is indicating that these databases have been updated (images included):

Denmark Census, 1916

Denmark Census, 1916