Databases - Genealogy

Cyndi's List

Cyndi's list calls itself the "card catalog to the genealogical collection in the immense library that is the Internet." It offers links to over 191,000 other web resources, many with very recent updates.

Ellis Island Online

The official site for Ellis Island allows you to search for ancestors who may have passed through here from 1892 to 1924.

Family Search

Created and maintained by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, this site lets you search by last names through the church's Ancestral File, International Genealogical Index and Pedigree Resource File.

Roots Web

"The oldest and largest free online community for genealogists," this site includes links to dozens of genealogy related sites and resources.