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<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Vital Records|Vital Records]]'''</p>
 
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*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx West Virginia State-wide, County Birth, Marriage and Death Records] are online at the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Archives and History. Beginning 1853.
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*'''1853 forward''': [http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_select.aspx West Virginia State-wide, County Birth, Marriage and Death Records] are online at the West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Archives and History.
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Births'''''</span>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Births'''''</span>
 
*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/united-states-west-virginia-births United States, West Virginia Births], index, ($)
 
*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/united-states-west-virginia-births United States, West Virginia Births], index, ($)
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Birth Records]  
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_bcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Birth Records]  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2537 West Virginia, Births Index, 1853-1969] Abstracts ($)  
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*'''1853-1969''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2537 West Virginia, Births Index] Abstracts ($)  
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10688/west-virginia-birth-index-1853-1914?s=275764761 West Virginia Birth Index, 1853-1914], index and images ($)
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*'''1853-1914''': [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10688/west-virginia-birth-index-1853-1914?s=275764761 West Virginia Birth Index], index and images ($)
*{{RecordSearch|1708695|West Virginia, Births and Christenings, 1853-1928}} Index only.  
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*'''1853-1928''': {{RecordSearch|1708695|West Virginia, Births and Christenings}} Index only.  
*{{RecordSearch|1417341|West Virginia, Births, 1853-1930}} Index and Images
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*'''1853-1930''': {{RecordSearch|1417341|West Virginia, Births}} Index and Images
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Marriages'''''</span>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Marriages'''''</span>
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Marriage Records].
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Marriage Records].
*[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=west%20virginia United States Marriages – West Virginia, 1674-1966] ($) index and images
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*'''1674-1966''': [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-records/united-states-marriages?state=west%20virginia United States Marriages – West Virginia] ($) index and images
*{{RecordSearch|1408729|West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970}} Index and images.
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*'''1780-1970''': {{RecordSearch|1408729|West Virginia Marriages}} Index and images.
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2538 West Virginia, Marriages Index, 1785-1971] ($)  
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*'''1785-1971''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2538 West Virginia, Marriages Index] ($)  
 
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*'''1863-1900''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4484 West Virginia Marriage Records] ($)  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4484 West Virginia Marriage Records, 1863-1900] ($)  
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*'''1931-1970''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61032 West Virginia, Marriage Index], index. ($)
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61032 West Virginia, Marriage Index, 1931-1970], index. ($)
 
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Deaths '''''</span>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Deaths '''''</span>
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Death Records]  
 
*[http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx WV Division of Culture and History Death Records]  
*{{RecordSearch|1417434|West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999}} Index and images.  
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*'''1804-1999''': {{RecordSearch|1417434|West Virginia Deaths}} Index and images.  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2568 West Virginia, Deaths Index, 1853-1973]  
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*'''1853-1973''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2568 West Virginia, Deaths Index]  
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10687/west-virginia-death-index-certificates-1853-1964?s=275764761 West Virginia Death Index & Certificates, 1853-1964], index and images ($)
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*'''1853-1964''': [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10687/west-virginia-death-index-certificates-1853-1964?s=275764761 West Virginia Death Index & Certificates], index and images ($)
*{{RecordSearch|1708700|West Virginia, Deaths and Burials, 1854-1932}} Index only.  
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*'''1854-1932''': {{RecordSearch|1708700|West Virginia, Deaths and Burials}} Index only.  
*[http://pages.swcp.com/~dhickman/wvcmf/wvcmf.html Index of Fatalities in West Virginia Coal Mines 1883-1925]  
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*'''1883-1925''': [http://pages.swcp.com/~dhickman/wvcmf/wvcmf.html Index of Fatalities in West Virginia Coal Mines]  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}.  
 
*{{RecordSearch|1202535|United States Social Security Death Index}}.  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60901 U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007], incomplete, ($).
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*'''1936-2007''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60901 U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index], incomplete, ($).
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Divorce'''''</span>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Divorce'''''</span>
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*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=West+Virginia&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves.com West Virginia Cemeteries] Free!  
 
*[http://billiongraves.com/pages/search/#country=United+States&state=West+Virginia&county=0&search_text=&action=search_cemetery BillionGraves.com West Virginia Cemeteries] Free!  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves.com Index}}  
 
*{{RecordSearch|2026973|BillionGraves.com Index}}  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4266 West Virginia Cemetery Readings, 1941], ($), index  
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*'''1941''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4266 West Virginia Cemetery Readings], ($), index  
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Census|Census]]'''</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Census|Census]]'''</p>
 
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*''See [[United States Census Online Genealogy Records|US Census Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
 
*''See [[United States Census Online Genealogy Records|US Census Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3580 West Virginia, Compiled Census Index, 1860-1890]
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*'''1860-1890''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3580 West Virginia, Compiled Census Index]
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Church Records|'''Church Records''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Church Records|'''Church Records''']]</p>
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48651 Genealogies of West Virginia Families], ($), index  
 
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=48651 Genealogies of West Virginia Families], ($), index  
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/228641 A key to southern pedigrees] FamilySearch Catalog
 
*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/228641 A key to southern pedigrees] FamilySearch Catalog
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61157 North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000], index and images, ($).
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*'''1500-2000''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61157 North America, Family Histories], index and images, ($).
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Court Records|'''Court and Criminal Records''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Court Records|'''Court and Criminal Records''']]</p>
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*''See [[United States Immigration Online Genealogy Records|US Immigration Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
 
*''See [[United States Immigration Online Genealogy Records|US Immigration Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
*'''1500s-1900s''' [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/7486/?arrival=_west+virginia-usa_51&count=50 All U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s] at Ancestry; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia; ''Also at [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10017/passenger-immigration-lists-1500-1900?s=1&formId=pili&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar MyHeritage]''; index only ($)
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*'''1500s-1900s''': [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/7486/?arrival=_west+virginia-usa_51&count=50 All U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index] at Ancestry; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia; ''Also at [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10017/passenger-immigration-lists-1500-1900?s=1&formId=pili&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar MyHeritage]''; index only ($)
*'''1895-1956''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10942/united-states-border-crossings-from-canada-1895-1956?s=1&formId=collection_10942:searchFormDef&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=master,immigration&p=1&qevents-event1=Event+et.any+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar&qevents=List United States, Border Crossings from Canada, 1895-1956] at MyHeritage; index & images ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
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*'''1895-1956''': [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10942/united-states-border-crossings-from-canada-1895-1956?s=1&formId=collection_10942:searchFormDef&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=master,immigration&p=1&qevents-event1=Event+et.any+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar&qevents=List United States, Border Crossings from Canada] at MyHeritage; index & images ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Cultural Immigration Groups'''''</span><br>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Cultural Immigration Groups'''''</span><br>
*'''1920-1939''' [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10924/germany-bremen-emigration-lists-1920-1939?s=1&formId=collection_10924:searchFormDef&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=master,immigration&p=1&qevents-event1=Event+et.any+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar&qevents=List Germany, Bremen Emigration Lists, 1920-1939] at MyHeritage; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
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*'''1920-1939''': [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10924/germany-bremen-emigration-lists-1920-1939?s=1&formId=collection_10924:searchFormDef&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=master,immigration&p=1&qevents-event1=Event+et.any+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar&qevents=List Germany, Bremen Emigration Lists] at MyHeritage; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10019/germans-immigrating-to-the-united-states?s=1&formId=immigration-norels&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration,pili&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar Germans Immigrating to the United States] at MyHeritage; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10019/germans-immigrating-to-the-united-states?s=1&formId=immigration-norels&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration,pili&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar Germans Immigrating to the United States] at MyHeritage; index only ($); includes those with Destination of West Virginia
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10030/italians-immigrating-to-the-united-states?s=1&formId=immigration-norels&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration,pili,immigration-norels&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar Italians Immigrating to the United States] at MyHeritage; index only ($)
 
*[https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10030/italians-immigrating-to-the-united-states?s=1&formId=immigration-norels&formMode=1&useTranslation=1&exactSearch=&action=query&initialFormIds=immigration,pili,immigration-norels&p=1&qimmigration=Event+et.immigration+ep.West%2F3Virginia+epmo.similar Italians Immigrating to the United States] at MyHeritage; index only ($)
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<span style="color: black">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span><br>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Civil War, 1861-1865'''''</span><br>
 
*''See [[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
 
*''See [[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
*{{RecordSearch|1932429|West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers, 1861-1865}} Index and images.  
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*'''1861-1865''': {{RecordSearch|1932429|West Virginia, Civil War Service Records of Union Soldiers}} Index and images.  
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span><br>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Spanish-American War, 1898'''''</span><br>
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<span style="color: black">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span><br>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''World War II, 1941-1945'''''</span><br>
 
*''See [[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
 
*''See [[United States Military Online Genealogy Records|US Military Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
*{{RecordSearch|2659405|West Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards,1940-1945}}, index and images.
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*'''1940-1945''': {{RecordSearch|2659405|West Virginia, World War II Draft Registration Cards}}, index and images.
  
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Korean War, 1950-1953'''''</span><br>
 
<span style="color: black">'''''Korean War, 1950-1953'''''</span><br>
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*''See [[United States Naturalization and Citizenship Online Genealogy Records|US Naturalization Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
 
*''See [[United States Naturalization and Citizenship Online Genealogy Records|US Naturalization Online Genealogy Records]]''<br>
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1174 U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925] ($)
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*'''1814-1991''': {{RecordSearch|1909003|West Virginia, Naturalization Records}} - index and images  
*{{RecordSearch|1909003|West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991}} - index and images  
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*'''1814-1991''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60233 West Virginia, Naturalization Records] ($), also at [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/west-virginia-naturalizations-1814-1991 FindMyPast], index, and at [http://www.myheritage.com/research/category-West-Virginia/west-virginia?s=218489221 My Heritage], index  
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60233 West Virginia, Naturalization Records, 1814-1991] ($), also at [http://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/west-virginia-naturalizations-1814-1991 FindMyPast], index, and at [http://www.myheritage.com/research/category-West-Virginia/west-virginia?s=218489221 My Heritage], index  
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*'''1856-1867''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1193 U.S., Naturalization Records - Original Documents, (World Archives Project) for West Virginia - Northern District, Wheeling, U.S. District Court] ($)
*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1193 U.S., Naturalization Records - Original Documents, (World Archives Project) for West Virginia, 1856-1867 - Northern District, Wheeling, U.S. District Court] ($)
 
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Newspapers|'''Newspapers''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Newspapers|'''Newspapers''']]</p>
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*[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/obit/wv.htm Obituary Links]  
 
*[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/obit/wv.htm Obituary Links]  
 
*[http://www.obitsarchive.com/oa-search/we/Archives/?p_action=keyword&p_product=OBAR&p_theme=obar&d_sources=location&d_place=West_Virginia&p_nbid=&kbid=10435 ObitsArchive.com - West Virginia]
 
*[http://www.obitsarchive.com/oa-search/we/Archives/?p_action=keyword&p_product=OBAR&p_theme=obar&d_sources=location&d_place=West_Virginia&p_nbid=&kbid=10435 ObitsArchive.com - West Virginia]
*{{RecordSearch|2333694|United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014}} — index and images
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*'''1980-2014''': {{RecordSearch|2333694|United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries}} — index and images
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Periodicals|Periodicals]]'''</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">'''[[West Virginia Periodicals|Periodicals]]'''</p>
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<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Probate Records|'''Probate Records''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Probate Records|'''Probate Records''']]</p>
 
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*[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9087 West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records, 1724-1978], ($), index and images, incomplete.  
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*'''1724-1978''': [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=9087 West Virginia, Wills and Probate Records], ($), index and images, incomplete.  
*{{RecordSearch|1909099|West Virginia, Will Books, 1756-1971}} Index and images.
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*'''1756-1971''': {{RecordSearch|1909099|West Virginia, Will Books}} Index and images.
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Taxation|'''Tax Records''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Taxation|'''Tax Records''']]</p>
 
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*{{RecordSearch|2075263|United States Internal Revenue Assessment Lists, 1862-1874}} — images
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*'''1862-1874''': {{RecordSearch|2075263|United States Internal Revenue Assessment Lists}} — images
  
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Voting Records|'''Voting Registers''']]</p>
 
<p style="font-size:16px">[[West Virginia Voting Records|'''Voting Registers''']]</p>

Revision as of 09:25, 11 June 2021

West Virginia Statewide Online Genealogy Records

This table shows links to statewide collections. To find links to collections on the county level, use the county Wiki pages. Some subscription websites listed below can be searched for free at a family history center or FamilySearch affiliate library.

For United States nationwide collections, go to the United States Online Genealogy Records page.

Vital Records


Births

Marriages

Deaths

Divorce


African American


Archives and Libraries


Biography


Cemetery Records


Census


Church Records


Compiled Genealogies


Court and Criminal Records


Directories


History


Immigration Records


Cultural Immigration Groups

Indigenous Peoples of West Virginia


Land Records


Maps


Military


Nationwide Databases

General Records

Indian Wars, dates vary

Revolutionary War, 1774-1783

War of 1812, 1812-1815

Mexican War, 1846-1848

Florida War, 1855-1858

Civil War, 1861-1865

Spanish-American War, 1898

World War I, 1917-1918

World War II, 1941-1945

Korean War, 1950-1953

Vietnam War, 1964-1972

Naturalization


Newspapers


Obituaries


Periodicals


Probate Records


Tax Records


Voting Registers