Resources for the genealogist from U.S. National Archives, which oversees the management of all federal records.
More than two million images of land patent records from 1820-1908.
Civil War Soldiers & Sailors System National Park Service’s database of more than six million Civil War soldiers and sailors.
How to obtain birth, death, marriage and divorce records from each state.
Database from FamilySearch.org a name index to deaths recorded by the Social Security Administration beginning in 1962.
Links to death indexes, searchable by state and county.
Information about "Where everybody who was anybody is buried." Searchable by name, location, birth dates/death dates and "claim to fame." Includes photos.
Volunteers compiling historical and genealogical information relating to Wisconsin.
Links to each of the Area Research Centers in Wisconsin and their holdings.
Numerous resources, including the Wisconsin Name Index, Pre-1907 Vital Records Index and Wisconsin Local History and Biography articles.