Tools for the 21st Century  Core Online Genealogy ResourcesThe Ones you will actually use and rely on!                    ...
How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets                      GenealogyBank....
How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer   ...
How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer• M...
How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer• M...
How do we preserve our family history?•   Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets•   Keep family history on compute...
How will we preserve our family history?                GenealogyBank.com
How will we preserve our family history?               Online                GenealogyBank.com
How will we research our family history?                GenealogyBank.com
How will we research our family history?               Online                GenealogyBank.com
Genealogy Cloud Computing•   Ancestry.com                 • Google Books•   FamilySearch.org             • Internet Archiv...
Genealogy Cloud Computing• Takes the Internet a step further• Accessing data online  – Online   Books  – Online   Original...
Online Books• Google Books   http://books.google.com                 GenealogyBank.com
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GoogleBook Search            http://books.google.com• More than 7 million books  – Over 100,000 genealogies & local histor...
Online Books• Google Books       http://books.google.com• Internet Archive        www.Archive.org                     Gene...
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Over 1,100 city directories          GenealogyBank.com
Over 1,600 city directories          GenealogyBank.com
Internet Archive                   www.Archive.org• More than 1.7 million books    – Over 50,000 genealogies & local histo...
Online Books• Google Books     http://books.google.com• Internet Archive    www.Archive.org• Family History Archives (BYU)...
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Family History Archives (BYU)         http://www.lib.byu.edu/fhc/index.php• 40,000 genealogies & local histories – and  gr...
Core Online Genealogy Resources• Online Books• Online Documents/Microfilm  – Census  – Vital Records  – Parish Records  – ...
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GenealogyBank           www.GenealogyBank.com– Best source for old newspapers on the planet!  • Newspapers – 1690 to Today...
Core Online Genealogy Resources• Online Books• Online Documents/Microfilm  – Census  – Vital Records  – Parish Records  – ...
FamilySearch.org– Census   • Federal   • State Census: FL, MA, SD, WI– Vital Records   • AZ, GA. ID, IL, LA, MI, PA, UT, W...
FamilySearch               www.FamilySearch.org– All NEW digital images– All NEW indexes– Wide selection of content– Digit...
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Genealogy Cloud Computing• “New” FamilySearch  – “Your” working copy genealogy online  – Your copy is linked to the same p...
Tools for 21st Century Genealogy      Genealogy Cloud Computing•   Google Books•   Internet Archive•   Family History Arch...
Scribd.com  GenealogyBank.com
Scribd.com  GenealogyBank.com
Facebook.com   GenealogyBank.com
Family Photos, Clippings         GenealogyBank.com
Robert & Abigail (Haskell) Starbird             GenealogyBank.com
Garcelon site   GenealogyBank.com
Site included scans of original documents       GenealogyBank.com
Genealogy Cloud Computing•   Ancestry.com                 • Google Books•   FamilySearch.org             • Internet Archiv...
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Genealogy Website Resources & Tools

  1. 1. Tools for the 21st Century Core Online Genealogy ResourcesThe Ones you will actually use and rely on! Thomas Jay Kemp GenealogyBank.com
  2. 2. How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets GenealogyBank.com
  3. 3. How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer GenealogyBank.com
  4. 4. How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer• Mail children a backup disk GenealogyBank.com
  5. 5. How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer• Mail children a backup disk• Print out family tree & mail copies to the family GenealogyBank.com
  6. 6. How do we preserve our family history?• Keep family history on paper, in file cabinets• Keep family history on computer• Mail children a backup disk• Print out family tree & mail copies to the family• Publish “the book” as soon as you get back from searching one more old cemetery in Vermont. GenealogyBank.com
  7. 7. How will we preserve our family history? GenealogyBank.com
  8. 8. How will we preserve our family history? Online GenealogyBank.com
  9. 9. How will we research our family history? GenealogyBank.com
  10. 10. How will we research our family history? Online GenealogyBank.com
  11. 11. Genealogy Cloud Computing• Ancestry.com • Google Books• FamilySearch.org • Internet Archive• Scribd.com • Family History Archives (BYU)• Facebook.com • GenealogyBank.com GenealogyBank.com
  12. 12. Genealogy Cloud Computing• Takes the Internet a step further• Accessing data online – Online Books – Online Original Records – Online Newspapers – Online Government Reports• Compiling & storing your data online, 24/7 for quick & permanent retrieval GenealogyBank.com
  13. 13. Online Books• Google Books http://books.google.com GenealogyBank.com
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  16. 16. http://books.google.com/ GenealogyBank.com
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  19. 19. GoogleBook Search http://books.google.com• More than 7 million books – Over 100,000 genealogies & local histories• Can search on every word• Can download book and retain searchability• Permanent URL• Can create your own “library” on Google Books or your own computer GenealogyBank.com
  20. 20. Online Books• Google Books http://books.google.com• Internet Archive www.Archive.org GenealogyBank.com
  21. 21. www.archive.org GenealogyBank.com
  22. 22. www.archive.org GenealogyBank.com
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  33. 33. Over 1,100 city directories GenealogyBank.com
  34. 34. Over 1,600 city directories GenealogyBank.com
  35. 35. Internet Archive www.Archive.org• More than 1.7 million books – Over 50,000 genealogies & local histories• Can search on every word• Can download book and retain searchability• Permanent URL• Books from many libraries• Can create your own “library” on your computer• Can upload your “book” – permanent site GenealogyBank.com
  36. 36. Online Books• Google Books http://books.google.com• Internet Archive www.Archive.org• Family History Archives (BYU) http://www.lib.byu.edu/fhc/index.php GenealogyBank.com
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  42. 42. Family History Archives (BYU) http://www.lib.byu.edu/fhc/index.php• 40,000 genealogies & local histories – and growing• Can search on every word• Can download page or complete book• Permanent URL• Books from many libraries, individuals• Can upload your “book” – permanent site GenealogyBank.com
  43. 43. Core Online Genealogy Resources• Online Books• Online Documents/Microfilm – Census – Vital Records – Parish Records – Probate; Land – coming soon• Online Newspapers GenealogyBank.com
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  56. 56. GenealogyBank www.GenealogyBank.com– Best source for old newspapers on the planet! • Newspapers – 1690 to Today • Over 5,700 newspapers – All 50 States– Government Documents, Books & Reports • US Serial Set • American State Papers • US Army Register; Navy Register; etc.– Over 206 million obituaries & death records GenealogyBank.com
  57. 57. Core Online Genealogy Resources• Online Books• Online Documents/Microfilm – Census – Vital Records – Parish Records – Probate; Land• Online Newspapers• Online Government Reports• Online – Genealogy Cloud Computing GenealogyBank.com
  58. 58. FamilySearch.org– Census • Federal • State Census: FL, MA, SD, WI– Vital Records • AZ, GA. ID, IL, LA, MI, PA, UT, WV, WA, WI and more– International • Census; Parish Registers; Vital Records GenealogyBank.com
  59. 59. FamilySearch www.FamilySearch.org– All NEW digital images– All NEW indexes– Wide selection of content– Digitizing all microfilm; books– Working with other libraries; etc. GenealogyBank.com
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  64. 64. FamilySearch.org GenealogyBank.com
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  67. 67. “New” FamilySearch.org GenealogyBank.com
  68. 68. Genealogy Cloud Computing• “New” FamilySearch – “Your” working copy genealogy online – Your copy is linked to the same person sent in by others – “Your” copy is on top when you login – Linked to original records; photos – Individual; Family; Family Tree – Available 24/7 GenealogyBank.com
  69. 69. Tools for 21st Century Genealogy Genealogy Cloud Computing• Google Books• Internet Archive• Family History Archives• GenealogyBank.com• “New” FamilySearch GenealogyBank.com
  70. 70. Scribd.com GenealogyBank.com
  71. 71. Scribd.com GenealogyBank.com
  72. 72. Facebook.com GenealogyBank.com
  73. 73. Family Photos, Clippings GenealogyBank.com
  74. 74. Robert & Abigail (Haskell) Starbird GenealogyBank.com
  75. 75. Garcelon site GenealogyBank.com
  76. 76. Site included scans of original documents GenealogyBank.com
  77. 77. Genealogy Cloud Computing• Ancestry.com • Google Books• FamilySearch.org • Internet Archive• Scribd.com • Family History Archives (BYU)• Facebook.com • GenealogyBank.com GenealogyBank.com
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