SUGGESTED READING - History for Genealogists: Using Chronological Time Lines to Find and Understand your Ancestors - Judy Jacobson, 2009 (It really helps to understand what was going on during the period of your family tree that you are working on)
Before the first recorded census there was the 1783 tax record, in some states. Then comes the 1789 tax record, again only in some states. Many of Virginia's early records were burned by the British. A real issue for a genealogist!
The Origin and Signification of Scottish Surnames With a Vocabulary of Christian Names: Clifford S.
2 Feb 2018 - New Genealogy Record Releases & Updates
Discover your Mayflower ancestors–or more about your family history from around the world–in new and updated genealogy records online. Among them are the Welsh National Book of Remembrance for WWI and various records for Indiana, Massachusetts, Montana, Ireland, New Zealand, Sweden and Venezuela. Also: all Missouri adoptees may now order original birth certificates. #GenealogyGemsblog #genealogygems #genealogy #familyhistory #genealogyrecords #ancestors #ancestry