Tag: united-states

32 What does it mean if cause of death is listed as "Insanity" in late 1800s? 2012-11-21T04:54:43.487

24 What does it mean if a probate index lists a person's record as "Insanity of", instead of "Estate of"? 2012-10-10T04:02:05.017

21 Making your first trip to a courthouse 2012-12-17T14:02:04.483

15 Finding Utah ancestor's parents after exhausting BMD records, census and newspapers? 2012-10-10T07:50:23.507

15 What is this Delaware marriage document? 2013-02-12T16:26:43.383

14 How to find wife's maiden name in New England in the 1700s? 2012-10-14T19:39:50.070

14 Determining whether soldier in US Civil War was German mercenary? 2012-10-23T17:16:00.580

14 Locating New England telegraph man (Lemuel Keyser Preston) ca1850? 2012-11-07T17:43:59.673

14 Where can I find information on buildings that have been demolished? 2013-12-02T08:19:12.637

13 How can I get all the military records available through NARA (USA) for an individual veteran? 2012-10-09T23:14:53.413

13 Where do I find the record pointed to by a naturalization index? 2012-10-10T04:21:09.400

13 How to do research using local resources remotely? 2012-10-15T16:09:11.133

13 World War I Draft Registration (US) card office markings? 2012-10-23T18:23:09.787

13 What is this individual's military service number? 2012-11-27T19:11:30.400

13 Can anyone decipher the comment above Louis' name on this 1940 census record? 2012-12-04T06:27:20.497

13 Andrew Wilson remains an enigma 2013-01-31T01:15:54.727

13 Understanding last three columns of 1910 US Census? 2013-03-10T03:06:09.540

13 How would you handle a census record that is almost certainly the target family but which has too many discrepancies? 2013-12-08T22:45:18.083

12 Finding New York birth record from around 1804? 2012-10-11T19:26:56.273

12 Tracing US ancestor back to Germany? 2012-10-11T20:55:55.083

12 What details are needed about ancestor to uncover ship they immigrated to America on? 2012-10-12T09:50:07.703

12 Difference between "roomer" and "boarder" in 1930 US census? 2012-11-06T07:25:15.147

12 How old *are* these people? 2012-12-05T07:46:01.137

12 Meaning of remarks on 1948 USMC discharge papers? 2012-12-09T06:39:22.183

12 What uses are there for the Social Security Number (SSN) of a deceased ancestor? 2014-01-11T01:26:54.593

12 Finding out which Freemasons' lodge ancestor belonged to? 2014-05-23T00:10:59.080

12 Seeking 1912 Passenger Lists into United States for ships near RMS Titanic? 2014-11-30T16:19:36.360

12 Why would someone born in the U.S. file a petition for naturalization? 2020-10-04T18:42:59.243

11 What are the pre-1993 US Air Force Specialty Codes? 2012-10-14T20:51:17.980

11 Seemingly missing NYC birth records 2012-11-20T19:24:00.070

11 Name change records for New York City (NYC)? 2012-12-03T07:48:03.367

11 1935 residence in the 1940 census 2012-12-10T02:14:48.280

11 Immigration from Norway: seeking information about 1871 passage from Quebec to the US 2012-12-25T21:07:14.110

11 My Great Grandfather Dissappeared - what happened to him? 2013-01-27T20:29:52.717

11 Should I ignore possible family information because it far too precise for its age? 2013-02-19T04:46:24.280

11 Is city ward information provided in U.S. census records useful? 2013-05-07T23:37:30.220

11 Could an Ohio resident be in the Indiana militia? (Timeline resolution) 2014-08-05T00:48:47.720

10 Why did my Uncle's Death Certificate Not Appear in the Family History Library's Archives? 2012-10-10T04:30:57.963

10 Finding original surname of adopted child from New York? 2012-10-12T02:21:53.747

10 Merchant marine - how to research people who worked on ships? 2012-10-23T13:47:21.760

10 Where can I search for elusive vital records (birth, names of parents, death) for my great grandmother, Celina Drollet? 2012-12-03T23:58:42.390

10 Letters from US Presidents to persons over 100 2013-06-14T12:03:32.380

10 Transients and New Arrivals in the U.S. 1940 census 2013-08-16T14:07:30.070

9 Sources for Border Crossings between Toronto and Chicago in early 1890's? 2012-10-23T04:50:04.780

9 Where are the NYC vital records on FamilySearch? 2012-10-25T16:37:40.463

9 How can I find out the name of this street? 2012-10-26T22:23:56.657

9 Would there be 1830-1850 US naturalization records for children born Canada to parents born in US when relocating back to US? 2012-10-29T21:42:21.123

9 What does the term "Intervale" mean in the context of New Hampshire land transactions and deeds? 2012-11-15T16:51:51.323

9 Where might I find General Orders No. 77 dated 11 Nov 1943? 2013-01-17T19:07:14.217

9 Who are the Ancestors of William Yensull? 2013-05-01T14:36:58.627

9 1882 Local News Item -- What Does "in the shade" Mean? 2017-03-21T09:13:47.687

9 Acquisition of US citizenship by children under Immigration and Nationality Act of 1952 2019-11-03T03:44:16.163

8 Migration route from New Hampshire to Ohio ca1810-1816? 2012-10-09T23:46:07.553

8 What did it mean to come of age in 1684 at Saco (now Maine, USA)? 2012-10-11T00:23:03.220

8 Was Ellis Island the only immigration inspection station in New York in the 1880's? 2012-10-13T23:09:13.387

8 Where are Illinois County Court records archived? 2012-10-14T00:16:02.267

8 What is the significance of a "right of dower" in this 1830s era deed (Ohio/New Hampshire, USA)? 2012-10-23T17:56:08.550

8 Instructions for World War I Draft Cards (US)? 2012-10-25T01:30:23.597

8 How can I link (or separate) the Civil War soldier and the photographer? 2012-10-25T14:15:02.923

8 Are all NARA services/records available at all locations? 2012-10-31T21:43:16.283

8 What does the "Copy of Record No" field on a naturalization petition index card mean? 2012-11-09T07:31:59.663

8 What were the rules about Massachusetts town marriage intentions ca 1811? 2012-11-18T15:54:22.307

8 What is a plausible explanation for this inconsistency? 2012-11-18T19:24:30.723

8 What information can be gleaned from these Naval Academy accomplishments? 2012-12-03T17:09:40.020

8 What does "Do agt for" mean in Georgia Property Tax Digests? 2012-12-07T19:01:00.927

8 How to find Indentured Servants in Buffalo, NY or Canada? 2012-12-08T21:33:30.087

8 Seeking overhead scanner for public use/rent? 2012-12-17T07:33:33.137

8 Help determine date of photo from Tuscaloosa 2012-12-22T00:29:40.860

8 Old German script. What is the wife's name in this 1837 baptismal ledger from Stark County, Ohio? 2013-01-04T16:38:08.420

8 Was there a special Marriage license for Non-US Citizens in 1925? 2013-02-25T16:39:10.953

8 Is immigrant sponsor information archived somewhere? 2013-07-05T17:49:33.977

8 Where were my parents married? 2013-12-25T15:41:59.490

8 What WPA projects took place in my (or my relatives') hometown? 2014-01-04T20:14:06.187

8 What was the "Old War" and how should I interpret this pension index card? 2014-01-31T05:54:16.397

8 What does "S" mean in the context of possessing a ticket for the next leg of a journey? 2014-02-13T04:30:59.113

8 Finding late 1930's ship departures from the Port of San Francisco? 2014-08-09T22:34:01.913

8 Requesting copies of WWII Draft Registration cards? 2014-12-24T16:25:05.980

8 Meaning of WW I service record abbreviation "Awarded MCC"? 2015-11-11T14:43:30.557

8 How can I process this image to extract more of the information 2016-03-27T12:34:02.860

8 What do these extra numbers mean on this ship manifest? 2016-06-05T22:07:00.757

8 Finding 1907 New York City arraignment results? 2016-10-09T18:03:24.343

7 New York City vital records collections 2012-10-18T05:14:06.500

7 Naturalization not granted: where to look for additional information? 2012-10-18T23:55:35.727

7 How do I obtain historical Articles of Incorporation in California? 2012-11-06T23:33:10.210

7 Seeking publication specifics for a 20th century news article (USA) 2012-11-08T14:57:13.917

7 Locating 18th/19th century grave in Massachusetts? 2012-11-20T21:20:18.887

7 Getting from New York to Chicago in the late 1800s 2012-12-26T05:04:33.297

7 Ellis Island immigration record handwriting help 2013-03-05T15:24:44.990

7 Do any records of the building of the First Parish Church of Norwell exist? 2013-03-25T00:43:47.010

7 First wife / birth mother left out of history? 2013-12-17T19:53:27.920

7 Finding people who have moved within the same geographical area? 2013-12-26T20:32:49.040

7 Working with browsable images of probate records? 2014-04-25T15:39:30.107

7 How can I find a female Danish immigrant's name prior to her marriage? 2014-05-28T20:22:58.883

7 Washington County, Ohio in the 1810 Census 2014-07-30T20:01:04.837

7 Which exemptions to proof of parents' death are available to obtain an unredacted SSA application? 2014-10-06T23:00:01.927

7 Does New York state have a central depository for divorce records? 2014-12-23T16:53:19.327

7 Birth Record for Son of Scottish Surgeon Attached to Canadian Regiment During US Occupation 2015-02-03T20:04:54.450

7 How to connect digitized images to a map? 2015-03-11T22:23:16.493

7 How to identify formal military photos? 2015-04-09T21:50:13.163