December 23, 2022
7:00 pm to 6:00 am
Five, completely FREE, pre-recorded classes on the topic of Census (1 class is brand new, 4 classes are selected from the members-only webinar library). • Deconstructing a Conflicted Census Enumeration: ...
March 2, 2023
Join us at the world's largest family history conference in Salt Lake City, Utah and on the RootsTech.org website to discover, share and experience family ...
April 26, 2023
Ohio Genealogical Society Conference
theme: “What Brought Them Here?” See www.ogsconference.org for details.
Death Certificates were not widely required before 1910. Some places may have kept ledger books for earlier deaths.
STATE LAND STATES are states that owned and distributed their lands. These states include the original 13 colonies, Kentucky, Maine, Tennessee, Vermont and West Virginia, Hawaii and Texas. These states use the "metes and bounds" system to survey the land.
There were no well-kept regulations for recording marriages and many early marriages are not recorded. Marriage Records may include Bonds, Banns, Application for Marriage completed by the bride and groom-to-be and Returns. Some early marriages may only be recorded in church records.