Genealogy

 

Researching Your Family Tree

 

Ancestry.com (library access only)
A genealogy resource with access to historical records and family trees for discovering, preserving and sharing family history.

 

Heritage Quest
Genealogical database with access to census data, family records and local histories.


 

Beginner Guides Online

 

Family Search
Select “How do I get started?”

 

Rootsweb
Select… RootsWeb’s Guide to Tracing Family Trees Scroll down the page on the left side and clickon “Where to begin.” Explore Genealogy

 

 

Local Resources

 

gsvb.org
Genealogy Society of Vallejo-Benicia

 

http://solanocountyarchives.org/
Solano County Archives

 

rootsweb.ancestry.com/~cascgsi/
Solano County Genealogical Society

 

riovistamuseum.com 
Rio Vista Museum

 

http://www.facebook.com/solanocountyhistoricalsociety
Solano County Historical Society

 

vacavilleheritagecouncil.org 
Vacaville Heritage Council

 

 

National Resources

 

cyndislist.com
Cyndi’s List of Genealogical Sites on the Internet

 

Genealogical Journeys in Time 

 

archives.gov
Genealogical Research at the National Archives

 

Land Record Reference 

 

National Genealogical Society 

 

Roots-L Library 

 

USGenWeb Project 

 

 

Other links you may find interesting

 

Land Patent Search 

 

Olive Tree Genealogy 

 

Origins
Research in England, Scotland and Ireland…

 

Updated March 2012

 

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