Below is a list of websites I have used in my ancestry search.  There are many, many others out there that I have not had the time to explore yet.  As I do, I will add them here.

DNA Tests (There are many other companies doing DNA testing but these are the ones I used.)

Research Websites, Family Trees, and DNA Comparisons

Facebook Pages

Newspaper Archives

Misc. Websites


  • Planning a Future for Your Family’s Past, by Marian Burk Wood, copyright 2016
  • Mastering Online Genealogy, 5th Edition, by W. Daniel Quillen, Cold Spring Press,  copyright 2016