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Genealogy Guide:

Genealogy Links

The list of links below is not meant to be exhaustive, but merely to (a) suggest some possible starting points in your research and (b) give you an idea of the different types of genealogical data and services you can find on the Internet. Additionally, you will find that the following websites have link sections of their own that will provide you with a wealth of resources. Lastly, don't forget to use Internet search engines, like Google.com, to look for additional sources of information

I. Websites with a Large Number of Genealogical Links

Cyndi's List

II. Public Repositories

The Maryland State Archives

The National Archives

III. National, State, and Local Genealogical Organizations, Websites, Forums

A. National

The Board for Certification of Genealogists

Association of Professional Genealogists

American Society of Genealogists

B. Maryland

Maryland Genealogy Resources

The MDGenWeb Project

C. Organizations by County

Genealogical Society of Allegany County Maryland

The Anne Arundel Genealogical Society

Baltimore City Genealogical Web Page

Baltimore County Genealogical Society

Caroline County MDGenWeb

Carroll County, MD Genealogy Forum

Cecil County MDGenWeb Project

Charles County Maryland Genealogical Web Page

Dorchester County, MD Genealogy Forum

Frederick County, MDGenWeb

Garrett County Maryland Genealogy

Harford County Genealogical Society

Howard County Genealogical Society

Montgomery County MDGenWeb

Prince George's County Genealogical Society

St. Mary's County Genealogical Society, Inc.

Somerset County MDGenWeb

Washington County MDGenWeb

Wicomico County MDGenWeb

Worcester County MDGenWeb

IV. Religious-Based Organizations

Family Search, Website of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints

Presbyterian Historical Society


Catholic Genealogy

V. Commercial Websites



Genetic Genealogy

Family Tree DNA

VI. Other Organizations

The Statue of Liberty—Ellis Island Foundation, Inc.

Daughters of the American Revolution


Chinese Genealogy

Updated: October 29, 2009

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