Difference between revisions of "Maps of the South"

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=== Alabama  ===
 
=== Alabama  ===
  
*[http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/index.html Alabama Maps]
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*[http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/index.html Alabama Maps]  
*[http://archives.alabama.gov/REFERENC/firemap.gif Alabama Burned Counties]
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*[http://archives.alabama.gov/REFERENC/firemap.gif Alabama Burned Counties]  
*Mason, Sara Elizabeth, ''A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama'', Birmingham Public Library, 1973.
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*Sara Elizabeth Mason, '''''A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama''''', (Birmingham Public Library, 1973)
*Remington, W. Craig and Thomas Kallsen, ''Historical Atlas of Alabama'', University of Alabama Dept. of Geography, 1997.
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*W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., '''''Historical Atlas of Alabama''''', (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997)
*Sinko, Peggy Tuck
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*Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., '''''Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries''''', (New York City: Charles Scribner;s Sons., 1996)
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=== Georgia ===
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=== Kentucky ===
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=== Louisiana ===
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=== Mississippi ===
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=== North Carolina ===
  
 
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Revision as of 20:57, 9 March 2010

Maps are essential when doing genealogical research. Maps can help determine:

  • Jurisdictions and boundaries
  • Geographical and physical features
  • Relationships between towns and counties

Use many sources to locate a map closest to the time period your ancestor lived in a certain location.


Here are some references and web sites to assist you in locating maps.


Alabama

  • Alabama Maps
  • Alabama Burned Counties
  • Sara Elizabeth Mason, A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama, (Birmingham Public Library, 1973)
  • W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., Historical Atlas of Alabama, (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997)
  • Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries, (New York City: Charles Scribner;s Sons., 1996)


Georgia

Kentucky

Louisiana

Mississippi

North Carolina


















Rural Records of Mid-Southern United States