Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

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Ancestry Publishing, 2004 - Reference - 781 pages
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No scholarly reference library is complete without a copy of Ancestry's Red Book. In it, you will find both general and specific information essential to researchers of American records. This revised 3rd edition provides updated county and town listings within the same overall state-by-state organization. Whether you are looking for your ancestors in the northeastern states, the South, the West, or somewhere in the middle, ""Ancestry's Red Book has information on records and holdings for every county in the United States, as well as excellent maps from renowned mapmaker William Dollarhide. In short, the ""Red Book is simply the book that no genealogist can afford not to have. The availability of census records such as federal, state, and territorial census reports is covered in detail. Unlike the federal census, state and territorial census were taken at different times and different questions were asked. Vital records are also discussed, including when and where they were kept and how ""
  

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Review: Ancestry's Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources

User Review  - Frank Westgate - Goodreads

Excellent book to use for Genealogy, The internet stole the fun out for me researching. If you really want to dig into the archives, research deep I highly recommend this book and skip the internet stuff, write personal letters ask question and get to real evidence of your family tree. Read full review

Review: Ancestry's Red Book: American State, County and Town Sources

User Review  - Goodreads

Excellent book to use for Genealogy, The internet stole the fun out for me researching. If you really want to dig into the archives, research deep I highly recommend this book and skip the internet stuff, write personal letters ask question and get to real evidence of your family tree. Read full review

Contents

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Alabama
21
Alaska
35
Arizona
45
Arkansas
53
California
68
Colorado
84
Connecticut
95
Montana
398
Nebraska
408
Nevada
421
New Hampshire
429
New Jersey
446
New Mexico
461
New York
472
North Carolina
493

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111
District of Columbia
120
Florida
126
Georgia
146
Hawaii
161
Idaho
171
Illinois
182
Indiana
198
Iowa
212
Kansas
226
Kentucky
239
Louisiana
255
Maine
269
Maryland
297
Massachusetts
310
Michigan
336
Minnesota
350
Mississippi
366
Missouri
382
North Dakota
510
Ohio
520
Oklahoma
534
Oregon
553
Pennsylvania
565
Rhode Island
582
South Carolina
593
South Dakota 6 13
613
Tennessee
624
Texas
641
Utah
666
Vermont
678
Virginia
699
Washington
723
West Virginia
735
Wisconsin
744
Wyoming
760
Index
769
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