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This page was last updated on Sunday, September 16, 2007 10:16 AM

Many of you have been asking where some of the places I acquire information from.  Some of the links on this page are good sources.  Other pages are merely listed for other researchers convenience.

Disclaimer:  I make no warranties nor will I prove or disprove any of the information contained in the following links.  I am merely listing them for your convenience.  Selecting one of these links will open a new window.  If a link does not work, please e-mail me so I can update the link or delete it.  Thanks.

Other Personal Langford/Lankford Researchers Websites

 

The Langford Family

www.langford-family.com

A site maintained by Peter Langford.  Contains some English Langford genealogy.

 

Langford Family Ties

www.langfordfamilyties.com

A site maintained by Glenn Langford.  This site has heavy Florida genealogy connections.

 

Langford and Lankford Resources

http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~cmddlton/lgfdrecs1.html#anchor411445

This site was maintained by the late Carol Middleton.  It contains a significant amount of Langford research data.  I highly recommend this site for its sheer volume of Langford/Lankford related information.

 

Sherlene's G-Log.  Making sense of the census (Fording the Langs, at present)

http://sherlene.wordpress.com/

This outstanding Langford/Lankford blog site is maintained by Sherlene Hall Bartholomew who has some deep Kentucky Langford roots.

 

Front Porch Rocker News

http://www.frontporchrockernews.blogspot.com/

This is yet another excellent Langford/Lankford blog site maintained by Poldi Tonin, a Langford descendant.

 

My Dekalb County, Alabama Connection and Beyond

http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/l/a/n/Glenn-R-Lankfordjr/index.html

This site is maintained by Glenn Ray Lankford, Jr. and contains some great data on his line.

 

The Lankford Family Tree

http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/c/r/o/Lynn-L-Crow/

This website by Lynn L. Crow on his Lankford ancestors has some great photo's and the research that he has done on his Lankford's.

 

House of Proctor Genealogy

http://www.houseofproctor.org/genealogy/

This is an incredibly well laid out web site containing a good deal of information on the Pulaski and Rockcastle County, Kentucky Langford's.

 

Ancestors & Posterity of Fielding Langford

http://www.fieldinglangford.org/index.html

 

 

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Record Acquisition & Research Resources

 

Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives

300 Coffee Tree Road
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601
Phone:(502) 564-8300

http://www.kdla.ky.gov/

This is an outstanding sources for older Kentucky records.  I have used KDLA primarily for marriage records.

 

Kentucky Vital Records Index

http://ukcc.uky.edu/~vitalrec/

The Kentucky Department of Vital Records contains a great deal of information on our more recent ancestors.  I word of caution however, their primary records begin in 1911.  I would recommend that if you are looking for anything before 1911, use KDLA.

 

National Archives and Records Administration (NARA)

www.archives.gov/research_room/genealogy/

This is an invaluable source for many types of records.  Obtaining records from NARA can be quite expensive so ensure you know exactly what you are requesting. I have been especially fortunate with War of 1812 Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records.

 

Library of Virginia Land Office Grant Search Database

http://ajax.lva.lib.va.us/F/?func=file&file_name=find-b-clas30&local_base=CLAS30

 

Ancestral Tracks

http://www.ancestraltracks.com/

This is a record finding, printing and scanning service offered by Ginger L. Christmas-Beattie.  She has some good raw source material for just about anything in Warren County, NC.  I have now used her on several occasions and I can't say enough good things about the quality work she produces and sends.  This is not a free service, but can really help to fill in some of the blanks.

 

Find a Grave

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi

This site is incredible for finding out tombstone/gravesite information on ancestors.  I would like to thank Mary Ann Tyre for showing me this website.

 

Southern Baptist Historical Library & Archives

http://www.sbhla.org/

This website is a good source if you have Southern Baptist Roots.

 

Military Organizations in Colonial North Carolina

http://www.mindspring.com/~jsruss/colonial/

This website is maintained by Joel S. Russell .  It is an excellent resource to better understand some of these military units that our ancestors were in.

 

PastSeeker.com

www.pastseeker.com

An excellent source for finding genealogy information.

 

Footnote.com

http://www.footnote.com

This is a pay based web-site that has an emphasis on the Revolutionary War Period and some other documentation.

 

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

http://www.cyndislist.com/

 

Newspaper Archives

http://www.newspaperarchive.com

This is pay based web site that lists newspaper articles going back several hundred years.

 

Ancestry Connections Surname Registry

http://www.ancestryconnections.com/

 

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USGENWEB Resources

 

White County, Illinois

http://www.rootsweb.com/~ilwhite2/

 

Butler County, Kentucky

http://www.rootsweb.com/~kybutler/

 

Ohio County, Kentucky

http://www.rootsweb.com/~kyohio/ohioco.html

 

Archives Project, Ohio County, Kentucky

http://www.rootsweb.com/~usgenweb/ky/ohio/toc.html

 

Warren County, Kentucky Genealogy

http://www.rootsweb.com/~kywarren/

 

Stoddard County, Missouri

http://www.rootsweb.com/~mostodd2/index.html

 

Bute County, North Carolina

http://www.rootsweb.com/~ncbute/index.htm

 

Granville County, North Carolina

http://www.ncgenweb.us/ncgranville/

 

Warren County, North Carolina

http://www.ncgenweb.us/ncwarren/

 

Mecklenburg County, Virginia

http://www.rootsweb.com/~vameckle/index.htm

 

Lunenburg County, Virginia

http://www.rootsweb.com/~valunenb/

 

Smith County, Tennessee

http://www.rootsweb.com/~tnsmith/

 

Virginia Parish System

http://www.rootsweb.com/~vastaffo/virginiaparishsystem.htm

This is an excellent resource by William F. Boogher that explains the different Parish's that were associated with the counties of Virginia.

 

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Societies

 

 

Kentucky Genealogical Society

http://www.kygs.org/

I am a life member of this society and obviously enjoy it a great deal.

 

Lunenburg County, Virginia Historical Society

http://www.rootsweb.com/~valunenb/LCHS_UPLOAD/lhs.htm

 

National Genealogical Society

http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/

I just recently picked up a 3 year membership to this society and look forward to learning a great deal from other members in this society.  Thank you Poldi for recommending this one to me.

 

North Carolina Genealogical Society

http://www.ncgenealogy.org/

 

Ohio County, Kentucky Genealogical Society

ruthie@vci.net
Ruth Goodman
317 N Main
Beaver Dam, Kentucky 42320

Single membership dues are $11.00 per year and they furnish newsletters about every 3 months.

 

Stoddard County, Missouri, Historical Society

Sec. Mary Thorn

14874 County Rd. 294

Bloomfield, MO 63825

http://legacy.sheltonbbs.com/~thorn/

 

Southside Virginia Genealogical Society

http://www.rootsweb.com/~vassvgs/

 

Virginia Genealogical Society

http://www.vgs.org/

 

General Society of the War of 1812

http://www.societyofthewarof1812.org/

 

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Langford/Lankford Forums

 

Rootsweb Langford Forum (This one is my personal favorite).

http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.langford/mb.ashx

 

Rootsweb Lankford Forum

http://boards.rootsweb.com/surnames.lankford/mb.ashx

 

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Other Interesting Items

 

Animated Flags Images

http://www.fg-a.com/gifs.html

 

 

The Wayback Machine

http://www.archive.org/web/web.php

This is an amazing website that lets you recover antiquated web pages that have been removed from the mainstream internet.  Thank you Mary Ann Tyre for finding this website.

 

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