20 October 2013

Archives.com  Second Cousins and Removed Cousins: What's the Difference
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Fire Insurance Maps of Burlington, Vermont
From the University of Vermont Libraries, the Center for Digitial Initiatives. This collection contains largescale maps of Burlington, Vermont produced to give fire insurance companies and underwriters accurate information about insured properties. The fire insurance maps provide a remarkably detailed record of the city’s development in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The maps dating from 1885, 1894, 1900, 1906, 1912 and 1919 were produced by the Sanborn Company.

Genealogy Society of Southern Illinois (GSSI)
Serving the 28 southernmost counties of Illinois: Alexander, Clay, Clinton, Edwards, Franklin, Gallatin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jackson, Jefferson, Johnson, Lawrence, Marion, Massac, Monroe, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Richland, Saline, St. Clair, Union, Wabash, Washington, Wayne, White, and Williamson.

Historical Iceland Map / Söguleg Íslandskort  Íslandskort.is
All antique maps of Iceland (older than 1900) that are in the collection of the National and University Library of Iceland have been converted to a digital format and are accessible here.

Overview by Lolly Ockerstrom

Icelandic Churches in the USA and Canada
A project about Icelandic churches built in the USA and Canada by Icelandic immigrants.

Icelandic Genealogy Society / Ættfræðifélagið
Reykjavik, Iceland.

Icelandic surnames and the meaning of Icelandic first names.

Icelandic Roots  Icelandic Heritage, Genealogy, & Travel
This blog is about ”everything Icelandic” whether here in North America or in Iceland.

Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Alabama
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Alberta
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Arizona
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Arkansas
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Atlantic Provinces
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Australia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Austria
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  British Columbia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  California
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Chile
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Colorado
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Connecticut
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Delaware
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Denmark
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  District of Columbia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Finland
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Florida
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Georgia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Germany
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Hawaii
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Iceland
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Idaho
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Illinois
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Indiana
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Iowa
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Kansas
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Kentucky
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Louisiana
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Maine
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Manitoba
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Maryland
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Massachusetts
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Mexico
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Michigan
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Minnesota
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Mississippi
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Missouri
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Montana
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Nebraska
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Netherlands
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Nevada
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  New Hampshire
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  New Jersey
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  New Mexico
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  New York
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  New Zealand
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  North Carolina
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  North Dakota
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Norway
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Ohio
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Oklahoma
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Ontario
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Oregon
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Pennsylvania
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Quebec
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Rhode Island
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Saskatchewan
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  South Carolina
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  South Dakota
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Switzerland
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Tennessee
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Texas
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Utah
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Vermont
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Virginia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Washington
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  West Virginia
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Wisconsin
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Independent Order of Odd Fellows  Wyoming
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Íslensk ættfræði  Icelandic genealogy (Facebook)
The Facebook group of The Icelandic Genealogy Society.

Iceland  forenameindexed census, birth, marriage information in Icelandic (Íslensk).

Kentucky Ancestors Online  A free publication of the Kentucky Historical Society
Kentucky Ancestors is now an online publication, rather than a print publication. Kentucky Ancestors, the publication of the Kentucky Historical Society, has been preserving and promoting the history of Kentucky families since 1965. Kentucky Ancestors publishes genealogical research, photographs, family and government records and other genealogical information. Regular features include Bible records; submitted information from family Bibles; They Went Thataway, which documents the stories of early Kentucky families that went west; Lost Records of Nelson County, which helps secure 18th and 19thcentury records of that important county; Relatively Speaking, a genealogical column; and Mystery Album, which preserves old photographs. The publication is one of the benefits of membership, and members may submit queries as a networking tool to learn more about their own family histories.

LögbergHeimskringla, The Icelandic Weekly
LögbergHeimskringla, North America's Icelandic weekly, is the oldest ethnic periodical still publishing in Canada. Since 1886 it has published news and features of interest to people of Icelandic ancestry in both North America and in Iceland.

An anthropology of the scientific, political, economic, religious, and ethical issues surrounding the deCode Project and its global implications. Iceland has a series of distinctive characteristics which make it suitable for such mapping. Its population is relatively small (today 275,000 but as low as 50,000 in the recent past). There exist an unusually complete set of family records in Iceland (over 80% of all Icelandic people who ever lived can be placed genealogically on a computerized database).

Mark Windover's Web Page  Quality Professional Genealogical Research
Williamstown, Massachusetts. United States, Canada (including French), England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales, Iceland, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, France, Belgium, and The Netherlands.

National Archives of Iceland / Þjóðskjalasafn Íslands  Skjalasafn íslensku þjóðarinnar
The National Archives was established in 1882. Its oldest records are from the Middle Ages, the oldest one from the church in Reykholt dating back to the year 1185.

Seattle, Washington. Honoring the legacy of immigrants from the five Nordic countries.

Pacific Lutheran University  Robert A. L. Mortvedt Library
Tacoma, Washington.


Scandinavian Immigrant Experience Collection
A depository of historical materials relating to immigrants to the Pacific Northwest from Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Closely tied to the Regional Archives of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America.



For the discussion of genealogy in the Scandinavian countries, including: Denmark, Finland, Greenland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden.


Genealogy  Family History Research
Instructions and details from I.O.O.F.

By states and lodges.


WorldCat  Islensk aettfrae·di : skrá um rit aettfrae·di og skyldum greinum
A book on Icelandic genealogy by Kristín H. Pétursdóttir.