Family Search Engines & Directories

64 family search engines & directories.

  • Alsup Genealogy - This site describes the work of Jerry Alsup who has been doing Genealogy research on the Alsup/Alsop name for 30 years.
  • Ancestor Search: Ship Passenger List Search Engines - Search for your ancestor's immigration records from one central portal. Includes unique ships passenger list search engines to the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, and Canada.
  • Antrim Families - Genealogy database for the families of Antrim Co., Mi. Allows simple inquiries to be answered for free, and often allows a report on a family with as many as 10 pages to be instantly generated at cost. Research in the Grand Traverse region may be commissioned.
  • Brigance Publishing - Hardcover genealogies for Blythe, Brigance, descendents of William C. Hicks, and Christenberry/Christenburry.
  • Burial records - Narrogin and districts - Listings in cemeteries for the Narrogin and surrounding districts including numerous headstone transcriptions.
  • Cemetery Tombstone Inscriptions, Allegheny County, PA - Cemetery Inscriptions for Allegheny County, PA. Over 50 cemeteries posted.
  • CensusDiggins.com - Searchable databases including marriage records, tax lists, Civil War soldiers, death records and Civil War prisons.
  • Comprehensive Genealogy Resource for Hispanics - Includes genealogy resources for all Hispanic countries and Spain. Requires free sign up for full records.
  • CousinConnect.com - Post queries and browse queries of other genealogists. Sorted by state, country and surname.
  • Cranbourne Cemetery - This is a listing of names on the Cranbourne, VIC, Australia, cemetery register.
  • Crowson Genealogy - Published book and research information on the Crowson family. Looking to compile all available information and link together the various branches of the Crowson family for publication.
  • Dead Fred's Photo Genealogy Archive - Find or submit photographs of your ancestors. Includes a free, searchable database containing 1000s of identified photos as well as unknown photos.
  • Descendants of Abraham Tegarden - Provides information about obtaining the book and assistance in searching the text for specific references.
  • Digital Editions - Genealogy and History - Inexpensive, fully electronic editions of classic family histories and reference materials on CD-ROM
  • Ellis Island Records - Searchable database and copies of passenger manifests of ships arriving at Ellis Island from 1892 through 1924.
  • GenCircles - Contains large database of user-submitted GEDCOM files. Includes the ability to post messages regarding specific surnames if a match is found.
  • Gendex - Indexes thousands of WWW databases containing genealogical data for over twenty million individuals.
  • GenDir.com - Surname Meta-Search - Search across many popular genealogy surname databases with this search tool.
  • Genealogy Books - Genealogies of Curtis, Beardsley, Blackman, Burr, Burritt, Churchill, Day, Fairchild, Foote, Greenlee, Judson, Tomlinson, and Wiard families.
  • Genealogy Depot - Family records site providing a simple search and display format.
  • Genealogy Record Links - Links to many searchable databases and 300 million+ records in North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia.
  • Genealogy Search Australia - The Australian genealogy search engine for world wide family history research
  • Genealogy Web Search Tools - Search tools to find genealogical web sites and surname databases.
  • GeneaNet - Features a network of online genealogy databases.
  • Generations Past - The Beaver Project - This book profiles proven relations of William Martin Beaver (1781 - 1867) and possible connections from the 1700's to present day. Eleven generations include 12,564 individuals, approximately 7000 of them direct descendents.
  • Genlink - Searchable directory of surnames.
  • GenSearcher.com, The All-in-One Genealogy Search Page - Offers convenient, one-stop, on-line research with over a hundred genealogy search engines, surnames databases and indexes from the best resources on the internet.
  • Gerrish Family Genealogy - Searchable Family Trees of families related to William Gerrish of Newbury, MA who settled there in 1639. Other families include Bartlett, Baum, Clough, Conover, Fiske, Lowell, Thurber, and Wood.
  • Gerry Palliser's Local and Family History Resource - Search databases which include information on photographed monuments, and a variety of historical ephemera, mainly British, with a strong South-West Lancashire representation.
  • Henshaw-Hinshaw Family History - History of the Henshaw-Hinshaw family, from Saxon Britain and the Irish exile to their immigration to America.
  • Howard Family Genealogy - Starting Point for Howard Family Genealogy Research.
  • Hursts of Shenandoah - The Hursts of Shenandoah traces the family's history beginning with Henry Hurst in Buckinghamshire, England, and chronicles the lives of his descendants through Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois and points beyond.
  • Jacob Siemens Family Since 1685 - The ancestors and descendants of Jacob Siemens, a Dutch-German Mennonite who lived in Russia 1862-1927.
  • Jefferson Connections - A collection of newspaper notices copied from newspapers printed in Brookville, Jefferson Co., Pa.
  • JewishGen Databases - Includes over 50 searchable databases sorted by regions. Includes Yitzkor books, utilities and general databases for Jewish genealogy.
  • Kindred Konnections - Contains thousands of genealogy databases displayed as pedigree-linked trees and searchable by surname.
  • Korean War Databases - Search for Korean War casualties. Supplies the branch of the military, cause of death, date of death and other useful information.
  • Library of Family Documents - Here you can find old letters, journal entries, business documents, poems, images, and many other items pulled from the dusty corners of attics and basements.
  • Maling Family History & Genealogy Research - This site contains a history of the Maine Maling family and information about genealogy research services.
  • Marriage Registry - Marriage records submitted by visitors with the names of the bride and groom, location and date of the marriage.
  • MHI Photograph Database - Search for pictures of ancestors that fought in the American Civil War.
  • New England Descendants of Ralph Farnum - Two books of 1,600 pages with 37,000 names. First prize winners of Connecticut and Maine Genealogy societies.
  • Newspaper Abstracts - Newspaper abstracts and extracts for genealogy research from newspapers worldwide published prior to 1923.
  • Obituary Daily Times - This is a daily index of published obituaries with an interactive search feature.
  • Old Colony Ancestors - Database of over 106,000 names from southeastern Massachusetts. Plymouth, Bristol, Barnstable, and Norfolk Counties are included.
  • Out on a Limb - Resources for genealogists including cemetery listings for Arkansas and Texas and marriage records from Arkansas.
  • PafWeb Family Histories and Genealogies - Genealogy data for several families available on the internet.
  • ParishRegister.com - Search free the Parish Registers of St. Peters, London Docks.
  • Pottsville, Pennsylvania Newspaper's Obituaries - Search for obituaries that were listed in the newspapers of Pottsville, PA. The site also recommends resources for genealogy software, getting organized and census records.
  • Randolph News and Views - Research, news, and information on Randolph families in the United States.
  • Return of Owners of Land in Norfolk in 1873 - Published in 1875, the 'Return of Owners of Land in Norfolk in 1873' records all owners of more than one acre, their address, extent of lands and gross estimated rental.
  • RootsWeb Searchable Databases - Roster of more than one million Web pages of content and hundreds of millions of names on RootsWeb.
  • Surnames.com - Includes sponsored websites, published gedcoms, and a surname database by nationality.
  • Swaffs From the Shires - Illustrated history of the Swaffield Family from 1728 written and published by Natalie Wheatley nče Swaffield.
  • The Computerized Ancestor - A database furnished by Yates Publishing consisting of over 840,000 family group sheets submitted over the years to the Family Group Sheet Exchange.
  • The JewishGen ShtetlSeeker - Locates settlements in Central and Eastern Europe. Covers linguistic and historic variants for names.
  • Tolles in America - Single page sample and ordering details for family history publication by William Marshall Tolles and Alyce Jane (Tolles) Morow.
  • USGenealogy.net Geneweb Database - USGenealogy.net's searchable Geneweb page of various surnames.
  • Vaishya Vani Kutumb - Providing family tree information for the Vaishya Vani community. The database is searchable by first name, last name or birthdate.
  • Wedding Bells From Colonial Thru 1899 - A place to research and post marriages from family histories.
  • Wellington Genealogy Index - Search an index of notices published daily in the newspapers of Wellington, New Zealand, from January 1 2000.
  • World Genealogy Project - Includes pre-1900 Vital Records for Maine and some 1890 Census information.
  • World Genealogy Records thru 1899 - Free database searches and a place to post family wedding, birth and death records to make contact with other family members.
  • Your Past Connections - Database of family historical records (birth, death and marriage certificates), documents and artifacts that have been discovered at flea markets, garage sales and auctions.