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== Research-Area  ==
  
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*''''''FamilySearch Wiki'''''<i>'''- '''[[Main Page]]</i>
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*'''BYU Research Outlines''''''-&nbsp;[http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/research_outlines/ http://sites.lib.byu.edu/familyhistory/research_outlines/]''
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*'''''US Genweb '''[http://usgenweb.org/ http://usgenweb.org/] '''-'''''
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*'''''World Genweb '''[http://www.worldgenweb.org/ http://www.worldgenweb.org/]''
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*'''UK &amp; Ireland''''''- '''[http://www.genuki.org.uk/ http://www.genuki.org.uk/]''' ''
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*'''FamilySearch Library catalog''' '''[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search https://familysearch.org/catalog-search[n]]&nbsp;'''
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*'''One-Step Search Webpages by Stephen Morse&nbsp; [http://www.stevemorse.org/ http://www.stevemorse.org/]'''
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*'''German Roots and MUCH more'''&nbsp;-[http://www.germanroots.com/ http://www.germanroots.com/]
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*'''US Historical Maps '''- [http://www.mapofus.org/ http://www.mapofus.org/]
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*'''State libraries''' - [http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm]
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*S'''tate archives''' - [http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm]
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*'''State &amp; local genealogical &amp; historical societies''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/ http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/]
  
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== <br> '''Research-Ancestors'''  ==
  
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Start at '''[https://familysearch.org/ https://familysearch.org/] Historical records. Scroll down and click on region or ''All Records Collections''. Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places. '''
  
Sign Up For Our Monthly E-Newsletter in the menu box at right.<br>  
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*'''SSDI '''-Click All Record Collections and type in search box Social Security to bring up-SSDI (to find those who died since 1967-some earlier records can be found)
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*'''Heritage Quest'''-Clark County Library [http://lvccld.org/ http://lvccld.org] Rest cursor over Find Information and click on drop down-Databases A-Z. On page click F-H and last HeritageQuest -will need a library card and pin # to access at home. Only indexed by heads of household.
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*''''''Census Finder'''''<i>'''[http://www.censusfinder.com/ http://www.censusfinder.com/] '''to help find free online census for federal and state '''City Directories[http://uscitydirectories.com/ http://uscitydirectories.com/]''''''[http://uscitydirectories.com/]'''</i>
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*'''''<i>Cemetery Records Online</i>'''[http://interment.net/ http://interment.net/] ''
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*'''VA Cemeteries''' [http://www.cem.va.gov/ http://www.cem.va.gov/]
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*'''Death Indexes '''[http://www.deathindexes.com/ http://www.deathindexes.com]
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*'''Find A Grave '''[http://www.findagrave.com/ http://www.findagrave.com]
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*'''Find County''' with city/state information [http://www.getzips.com/county.htm http://www.getzips.com/county.htm] type in town/city name and state to find present county.
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*'''GEDCOM Index''' [http://www.gedcomindex.com/ http://www.gedcomindex.com/] to search GEDCOM files for your surname '''Immigration''' [http://www.ellisisland.org/http://www.libertyellisfoundation.org/passenger] and [http://www.castlegarden.org/ http://www.castlegarden.org]&nbsp;; and [http://immigrants.byu.edu/ http://immigrants.byu.edu/]&nbsp;; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy
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*'''Military Info '''[http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm]
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*'''Obituary Search '''[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/ http://www.obitlinkspage.com]
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*'''OneStep Find '''Steve Moorse [http://www.stevemorse.org/ http://www.stevemorse.org/]
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*'''Rootsweb '''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/]
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*'''Rootsweb Free Pages '''[http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/ http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/]
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*'''SURNAME Search '''[http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch] &amp; [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/] &amp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/] [http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/]
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*'''Temple '''[http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/ http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/]
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*'''Where to order vital records''' [http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm]
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*'''World Connect''' [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi] global search
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**''''''Using Google''''' Genealogy Searcher''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html]''' '''Genealogy Searcher 2''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html]
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*'''Search Google for your family tree''': [http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html]
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*'''Google Translate''' [http://translate.google.com/ http://translate.google.com/#]
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*'''Dictionary Translater''' [http://translate.reference.com/ http://translate.reference.com/]
  
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== Classes/Training ==
  
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*'''Research courses''': -Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html]
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*'''Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations'''. [http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-learning http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-learning]<br>
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*'''Using FHL Version of Ancestry '''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27 https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27]<br>
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*'''Clark County National Genealogy Society''' [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/] \
  
''''''FamilySearch Wiki'''''<i>'''- '''[https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/Main_Page]</i>
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== RootsTech2015  ==
  
'''BYU Research Outlines''''''- '''[http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/ http://lib.byu.edu/sites/familyhistory/research_outlines/] -''' ''
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*[https://rootstech.org/video/4050134760001 Video Archive]
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*[https://rootstech.org/About/syllabus?lang=eng Syllabus]
  
'''''US Genweb '''[http://usgenweb.org/ http://usgenweb.org/]&nbsp; '''-'''''
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[[Category:Las_Vegas_Nevada_FamilySearch_Library]]
 
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'''''World Genweb '''[http://www.worldgenweb.org/ http://www.worldgenweb.org/]''
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'''UK &amp; Ireland''''''- '''[http://www.genuki.org.uk/ http://www.genuki.org.uk/]''' ''
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'''FamilySearch Library catalog''' '''[https://familysearch.org/catalog-search https://familysearch.org/catalog-search[n]] '''
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'''Genealogy Sleuth''' - [http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm] - [http://www.germanroots.com/ http://www.germanroots.com/]
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'''Maps '''- [http://www.n2genealogy.com/ http://www.n2genealogy.com/]
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'''State libraries''' - [http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm http://www.publiclibraries.com/state_library.htm]
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S'''tate archives''' - [http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm http://www.statearchivists.org/states.htm]
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'''State &amp; local genealogical &amp; historical societies''' - [http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/ http://www.usgennet.org/socadmin/]
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= <br>&nbsp;'''Research-Ancestors'''  =
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Start at&nbsp; '''[https://familysearch.org/ https://familysearch.org/] Historical records. Scroll down and click on region or ''All Records Collections''. Use left side to filter types of records, time periods and places. '''
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+
'''SSDI '''-Click All Record Collections and type in search box Social Security to bring up-SSDI (to find those who died since 1967-some earlier records can be found)
+
 
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'''Heritage Quest'''-Clark County Library [http://lvccld.org/ http://lvccld.org] Rest cursor over Find Information and click on drop down-Databases A-Z. On page click F-H and last HeritageQuest -will need a library card and pin # to access at home. Only indexed by heads of household.
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''''''Census Finder'''''<i>'''[http://www.censusfinder.com/ http://www.censusfinder.com/] '''to help find free online census for federal and state '''City Directories[http://uscitydirectories.com/ http://uscitydirectories.com/]''''''[http://uscitydirectories.com/]'''</i>
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'''''<i>Cemetery Records Online</i>'''[http://interment.net/ http://interment.net/] ''
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'''VA Cemeteries''' [http://www.cem.va.gov/ http://www.cem.va.gov/]
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'''Death Indexes '''[http://www.deathindexes.com/ http://www.deathindexes.com]
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'''Find A Grave '''[http://www.findagrave.com/ http://www.findagrave.com]
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'''Find County''' with city/state information [http://www.getzips.com/county.htm http://www.getzips.com/county.htm] type in town/city name and state to find present county.
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'''GEDCOM Index''' [http://www.gedcomindex.com/ http://www.gedcomindex.com/] to search GEDCOM files for your surname '''Immigration''' [http://www.ellisisland.org/ http://www.ellisisland.org/] and [http://www.castlegarden.org/ http://www.castlegarden.org]&nbsp;; and [http://immigrants.byu.edu/ http://immigrants.byu.edu/]&nbsp;; which contains 60,000 names from the British Isles, France, Germany, Portugal, Spain and Italy
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'''Military Info '''[http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm http://www.au.af.mil/au/awc/awcgate/awc-hist.htm]
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'''Obituary Search '''[http://www.obitlinkspage.com/ http://www.obitlinkspage.com]
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'''OneStep Find '''Steve Moorse [http://www.stevemorse.org/ http://www.stevemorse.org/]
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'''Rootsweb '''[http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/]
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'''Rootsweb Free Pages '''[http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/ http://freepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/directory/]
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'''Sleuth US '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthb.htm]
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'''Sleuth World '''[http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm http://www.progenealogists.com/genealogysleuthi.htm]
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'''SURNAME Search '''[http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch http://searchforancestors.com/quicksearch] &amp; [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/ http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/] &amp; [http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/ http://www.linkpendium.com/genealogy/USA/] [http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/ http://www.surnamesearchutility.com/]
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'''Temple '''[http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/ http://www.ldschurchtemples.com/codes/]
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'''Where to order vital records''' [http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/w2w.htm]
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'''World Bride''' [http://www.brideindex.info/ http://www.brideindex.info/]
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'''World Connect''' [http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi] global search
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<br> ''''''Using Google''''' Genealogy Searcher''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/searcher.html]''' '''Genealogy Searcher 2''': [http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html http://www.searchforancestors.com/google/booksearcher.html]
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'''Search Google for your family tree''': [http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html http://www.genealogy-search-help.com/index.html]
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'''Google Translate''' [http://translate.google.com/ http://translate.google.com/#]
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'''Dictionary Translater''' [http://translate.reference.com/ http://translate.reference.com/]
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= Classes/Training  =
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'''Getting Started '''4 Lessons with downloadable handouts [https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started https://www.familysearch.org/learn/getting_started]
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'''Research courses''': -Click on Learn, scroll down and click on Research Courses. [https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html https://familysearch.org/learningcenter/home.html]
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'''Midwest Genealogy Center Online Presentations'''. [http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations http://www.mymcpl.org/genealogy/online-presentations]
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'''Learn web skills''' with demos, practice and practical links [http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html http://www.learnwebskills.com/family/intro.html] '''Learning center @ Ancestry''' [http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx http://learn.ancestry.com/home/hmlnd.aspx]
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'''Using FHL Version of Ancestry '''[https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27 https://www.familysearch.org/learningcenter/lesson/the-new-search-system-in-the-family-history-library-edition-of-ancestry-com/27]
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'''Learning to use Footnote now called <nowiki>Fold3.com</nowiki>''' [http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/ http://www.fold3.com/page/1176_footnote_search_tips/]
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'''Clark County National Genealogy Society''' [http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/ http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nvccngs/] \
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