Difference between revisions of "Maps of the South"

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*[http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/index.html Alabama Maps]  
 
*[http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/index.html Alabama Maps]  
 
*[http://archives.alabama.gov/REFERENC/firemap.gif Alabama Burned Counties]  
 
*[http://archives.alabama.gov/REFERENC/firemap.gif Alabama Burned Counties]  
*Sara Elizabeth Mason, ''A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama'', (Birmingham Public Library, 1973)  
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*H.C. Hudgins & Co., ''Railroad and County Map of Alabama'', (Atlanta: H. C.Hudgins, [19--].)
*W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., ''Historical Atlas of Alabama'', (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997)  
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*Sara Elizabeth Mason, ''A List of the Nineteenth Century Maps of the State of Alabama'', (Birmingham Public Library, 1973.)  
*Peggy Tuck Sinko, comp., ''Alabama: Atlas of Historical County Boundaries'', (New York City: Charles Scribner's Sons., 1996)
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*W. Craig Remington and Thomas Kallsen, ed., ''Historical Atlas of Alabama'', (Tuscaloosa: University of Alabama, 1997.)  
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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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Revision as of 18:12, 10 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
  • H.C. Hudgins & Co., Railroad and County Map of Alabama, (Atlanta: H. C.Hudgins, [19--].)
  • 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

Mississippi

North Carolina

Tennessee

Virginia


















Rural Records of Mid-Southern United States