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Some La Porte County, Indiana, Genealogy Resources

Wisconsin Small City Directories and Indexes

Free Lookup in 1960 Pocket List of Railroad Officials

Free Lookup in 1976 Thrall Genealogy

Index to Assessor’s Book, Porter County, Indiana, 1857

Free Lookup in Coast Pilot’s Guide, Gulf Coast, Key West to Rio Grande

67 Allegany County New York Probate Estate Papers Finding Aid

Welcome to Midwest Roots!

Midwestern City Directories in Valparaiso

Presentation: Why We Don’t Write and How We Can

Some Private Laws of Indiana Relating to La Porte County

Free lookup in Southern Baptist Theological Seminary Directories 1949-1950

Free Lookup in Indiana Place Names

Free Lookup in Flint-Thrall Family Letters 1870-1898 (mostly southern Illinois)

Free Lookup in transcribed St. Joseph County Indiana marriage records 1830-1855, 1886-1906

Free Lookup in 1931 Tilden Tech HS (Chicago) Yearbook

Free Lookup in Western New York Land Transactions, 1804-1824

Indiana Genealogy: Where to Start, What to Do UPDATED 20 May 2012

Free Lookup in 1971, 1986, 1987, 1990 La Porte, Indiana, Directories

Free Lookup in Abstracts of Obituaries in the Western Christian Advocate 1834-1850

Free Lookup in A Guide to Manuscript Collections of the Indiana Historical Society and Indiana State Library (1986)

Free Lookup in index to early La Porte court records (1830s)

Free Lookup in Place Names of Illinois

Free Lookup in DePauw University 1910 Record of Alums

Free Lookup in Michigan Place Names

Free Lookup in pre-1979 genealogy articles from Indiana Magazine of History

Presentation: Beyond Fort Wayne, Madison, and the Newberry: Welcome to the Other Midwestern Archives

Presentation: First Steps in Indiana Research

Presentation: Probate Will Not Be the Death of You

Presentation: Indirect Evidence: When Perry Mason Isn’t on Your Side

Presentation: Reading Genealogy: Why Not Follow the Best?

Presentation: Land and Property: The Records No Genealogist Can Do Without

Presentation: Ten Commandments to be a Good Genealogy Client

Presentation: “Are We There Yet?” Proof and the Genealogy Police

Presentation: Finding Berrys in New York Probate and Property Records

Presentation: Orphans No More: Records of the Indianapolis Orphan Asylum 1851-1941

Michigan Small City Directories and Indexes

When the Name’s Not the Same

An Index Is a Treasure Map — Do You Dig?

Can you find St. Charles in 1865?

FHL Microfilms Already in the Midwest

Illinois Small Cities Directories List and Index

Indiana Small Cities Directories List and Index

Indiana Newspapers in Mishawaka

Of Wealth and War: Samuel Lowe Writes Home


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