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[Australia] [Book Shops] [Calendars] [England] [Ireland] [General- Currency, Times] [Mailing lists] [Maps] [Medical] [Names] [Newspapers] [Places] [Search Engines] [Shipping] [Software] [Wales] [Web Pages]

Cyndi's page Best genealogy site on the web! Now over 30,000 links!

AUSTRALIA
My Australia page

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BOOK SHOPS
Acses Select any book, CD or movie. Then let Acses check prices, shipping costs and delivery times of the requested item from all major Internet stores
Amazon Booksellers online
Amazon UK Booksellers online you'll find every U.K. book in print!
Barnes and Noble Online Bookseller
MX BookFinder This is a book shopping search engine that scans top book databases to find you new, used, rare, and out of print books.
Society of Genealogists Bookshop

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CALENDARS
calculate the date of Easter the Anglican Cathedral of Ely, England.
Gregorian Calendar explanation
Gregorian Calendar explanation
Any Day in History - American bias
Birthdate Calculator Calculates birthdate from death date and age of death in day/month/year format. Ben Buckner

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ENGLAND
My England page

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IRELAND
My Ireland page

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GENERAL
Currency converter
The inflation currency converter $US 1800-1998
World Times
Weights and Measures Organising your recordsNewsletter of USIGS, The United States Internet Genealogical Society

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MAILING LISTS
Some of my interests are CORK, GENIRE, GENANZ, GLAMORGAN, and SURNAMES-IRELAND, Surnames: GROGAN DALY
To those people who replied to my questions, and to everyone else who let me listen in to their conversations, thank you
For a huge list of mailing lists for geographic area or surnames consult:
Genealogy Resource on the Internet
Cyndi's Mailing list categories
Genweb mailing Instructions
RootsWeb List Finder Trying to find a surname list? Don't know which of 8,000 possible variant spellings it might be listed under? This tool finds sound-alike matches for a given surname from among RootsWeb's thousands of surname lists.
For example, entering the surname of SAYERS
This will provide you with:
Description: the SAYRES surname and variations (e.g., Sayers, Sayer, Sears)
Subscribe: SAYRES-L-request@rootsweb.com
Search the SAYRES archives.
Browse the SAYRES threaded archives.

Newsgroups on the web
soc.genealogy.australia+nz mailgate
soc.genealogy.australia+nz rootsweb archive
soc.genealogy.computing
soc.genealogy.ireland mailgate
soc.genealogy.ireland rootsweb
IRL-CORK rootsweb
IRL-SURNAMES rootsweb
soc.genealogy.surnames.ireland

Rootsweb mailing lists sponsored
Rootsweb - Search Mailing Lists
ONElist Have surname mailing lists, enter find a list, then family, then genealogy
Six Steps to writing a successful genealogy query
DOs and DON'Ts of Using E-Mail Lists Newsletter of USIGS, The United States Internet Genealogical Society

Search engines
Dogpile
Ferret

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MAPS
Ancestry.com - have free maps
John Robertson's "Roll-your-own" Genealogy Atlas
MapQuest - have copyright, can zoom in on images
Microsoft Expedia Maps Free, no copyright, can download gifs, requires icon for each use of a link.
University of Texas - Historical Maps
Oddens's Bookmarks The Fascinating World of Maps and Mapping ( 5900 links)
How far is it from one place to another This service uses data from the US Census and a supplementary list of cities round the world to find the latitude and longitude of two places, and then calculates the distance between them (as the crow flies). It also provides a map showing the two places, using the Xerox PARC Map Server. Various query formats are allowed...

For maps, I use links so that I can save disk space, and allow the use of zooming for the MapQuest and Microsoft Expedia maps

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MEDICAL
Archaic Medical Terms for Genealogists Paul Smith's page
Cyndi's Medical, Medicine, Genetics categories

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NAMES
Given Name Index The purpose of this Given Name Index is to help researchers in locating the origin of their family members by finding the spelling, nickname, or any other variant which was used when the name was given, or the name which was used most often by the person or persons, thus tracing the possible nationality of an ancestor.
Naming Traditions Genepool

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NEWSPAPERS
E&P MediaINFO Links search for newspapers for a geographic region
THE NEWS STAND - Contains information on (and links to) genealogy columns (that accept genealogical queries and/or announcements) which appear in newspapers around the world . Brought to you by the Mobile (Alabama, USA) Genealogical Society.

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PLACES
Gazetteers, place name lists, town and city indices from all around the world (and beyond).

SEARCH ENGINES
Alta Vista Australia
Alta Vista US - advanced
Britannica Online
Deja News - Search newsgroups
Google
Lycos Multimedia search
Who where
White Page
Yahoo Australia

SHIPPING
Ships, Passenger Lists & Immigration Cyndi's page
National Maritime Museum, Greenwich ENGLAND
Immigrant Ships from shipping mailing list

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SOFTWARE
GED2HTML Gene Stark software to convert GEDCOM files into HTML code
GenMap Great mapping program of your English and Irish database - download the demo - impressive!
Legacy Family Tree 3.0
Legacy Mailing list Archive .
Spansoft
    "Kith and Kin" ("Of that Ilk" in Aust.) with an easy to use tree layout to enter data
    "TreeDraw" for my non-internet relatives

Genealogy Software Comparison Chart The Master Genealogist v3.6 Gold Edition, The Master Genealogist v3.6 Silver Edition, Ultimate Family Tree v2.8 Platinum Edition, Family Tree Maker v5.0 Deluxe Edition III, Generations 4.2 Deluxe Edition
Jodeny Books - Free Software
Completely Free Software

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WALES
My Wales page

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WEB PAGES
Cyndi's Genealogy Home Page Construction Kit.
Lighthouse Small tools reviews and downloads: NoteTab, a quick HTML editor, Font Lister - Font manager, Clip Board Magic - Text tweaker, Alta Vista Discovery - document tracker, Quick Res - Screen switcher, Frame Buster, Word format fixer
GenWeb Net Free web pages for genealogy and history pages

Submitting Web Page to Search Engines
Webmasters
Web Wombat Search Engine

Icons
Iconz for the ship and tree gif files

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Last updated 1 Oct 1998