More Links to help you in your research

S-K Publications now has the 1820 and 1840 Lewis County Census indexes on-line --
http://www.skcensus.com/census/wv/indexes/lewis1820.html
http://www.skcensus.com/census/wv/indexes/lewis1840.html

West Virginia Family Group Sheet Project

Lewis County Document submitted on Alfred Beauchamp vs. Schoonover's Admr. 1837

A Story on Samuel McCann's trip to India

The West Virginia Division of Culture and History site http://www.wvculture.org/history/archivesindex.aspx
is placing Birth, Death, and Marriage certificates on-line. Users can search the records and view scanned images of the original records. Can also print out actual death certificates from the site.

Regional History Collection at WVU "History OnView" and more
http://www.libraries.wvu.edu/collections/list.php?displayType=digital

Lewis County, West Virginia

Soundex Code Converter at RootsWeb

American Historical Society of Germans from Russia   http://www.ahsgr.org/
which recently announced the beginning of a project to place approximately 200,000 obituaries from on 5 X 8 cards that have been collected by volunteers for about 25 years on line. Currently about 2600 are live.

A search engine to the index of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies, commonly known as the O.R. Cornell University put this entire 130 volume set on line back in the summer. The current index has approx. 370,000 entries and indexes down to the volume level, but not the page. You will still need to browse through the index to the individual volumes to find a particular page number, but the search engine as it stands makes the whole set much easier to use.
The Index is on line at
http://www.researchonline.net/or/
This is courtesy of former National Coordinator John Rigdon.

How to obtain Birth and Death Records for West Virginia
http://www.wvdhhr.org/bph/hsc/vital/

The BOSTON TEA PARTY AND START OF THE REVOLUTION

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR - Key Events (chart) http://home.earthlink.net/~gfeldmeth/chart.rev.html

EXCELLENT HISTORY SITE:  http://www.ushistory.org/

SONS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION http://www.sar.org/

***DAR Genealogical Research System

WAR SOLDIERS & DESCENDANTS  http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~ars/index.htm
(A surname list of soldiers, with e-mail addresses to contact the researchers.)

HESSIAN SOLDIERS INTERNET LISTING  http://silvie.tripod.com/Hessian.html
(German troops serving the British in the American Revolution. Many were captured or deserted and remained in America.)

CYNDI'S LIST - LOYALISTS  http://www.cyndislist.com/loyalists

THE REVOLUTION'S BLACK SOLDIERS  http://www.americanrevolution.org/

-----FINDING OUR COUNTRY'S FATHERS-------

The National Society of the WASHINGTON Family Descendants
(Members are descendants of any of the ancestors of George Washington who lived in Colonial America between 1607 and 1732.)

Revolutionary War Units
http://www.myrevolutionarywar.com/

Civil War Links
http://www.militaryhistoryonline.com

Camp Chase, Ohio Lewis County residents released
http://www.wvgenweb.org/upshur/military.htm

Cornell University has the complete set of the War of the Rebellion books on line that can be searched - full indexes, etc. etc.
You can actually search these volumes and print pages of interest
http://ebooks.library.cornell.edu/m/moa/browse.html

City Gallery - all about photographs

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