Family Search Learning Center
Ellis Island Genealogy
Ancestry Resources
Ellis Island History

Other Local OGS Chapters

Cuyahoga West Chapter
East Cuyahoga County Genealogical Society
Greater Cleveland Genealogical Society
Southwest Cuyahoga Chapter – No active Link

Other Local Genealogical Societies

Cleveland District Round Table
A listing of other genealogical societies in Cuyahoga,
Geauga, Lake, Lorain, and Medina counties.
Cuyahoga County Lineage Groups
Ohio Cemetery Alliance

Local Genealogical Resources

Akron-Summit County Public Library Genealogy
Catholic Cemeteries Association – Diocese of Cleveland
Catholic Diocese of Cleveland – Archives Office
Cemeteries of Cuyahoga County Ohio
Cleveland City Cemetery Index
Cleveland Clergy to 1942
Cleveland Public Library Digital Map Image Collections
Cleveland Street Changes 1906
Court View 2000 – Marriage License Index Out of Order due to County Changes!
CSU Cleveland Digital Library
Cuyahoga County Archives
Cuyahoga County Birth Corrections (1873-1908) & Affidavits (1860-1897)
Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas
Cuyahoga County Genealogy and History (Includes Local 1930 Census Index)
Cuyahoga County Marriage Record Date
Cuyahoga County OHIO GenWeb
Cuyahoga County OH Township Histories
Cuyahoga County Recorder’s Office
Cuyahoga Wills & Estates Index 1826-1904
Death CPL – Obituary thru 1975
Death Search CPL after 1975
Erie Cemetery Burials before 1841
Fairview Park Library Genealogy
FamilySearch wiki Cuyahoga County
Independence Historical Society
Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument
Western Reserve Historical Society

Ohio Resources

AccessGenealogy – Ohio’s Genealogy Resource Center
Free Genealogy Forms Downloads
Ohio Birth Certificates
Ohio Civil War Genealogy Center
Ohio Death Certificate Online Search 1913-1944
Ohio Divorce Index 1962-1996
Ohio Genealogical Society
Ohio Historical Society
Ohio Vital Records Index (FamilySearch Historical Records)
Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
Old Ohio Schools

Other State Resources

Genealogy Today-U.S. Genealogy State by State
Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Michigan Death Indexes Online, Records & Obituaries
West Virginia Vital Research Records

National Resources

Adoption Registry Connect
Allen County Public Library Genealogy
Bureau of Land Management-General Land Office Records-US Dept of Interior
Cemetery Junction Directory
Civil War Soldiers and Sailor System
Civil War Union Veterans
Civil War 150th Anniversary
Cyndi’s List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Ellis Island
Family History Library Salt Lake City Utah
Federation of Genealogical Societies
Gravestone Studies, Association for
Internet Public Library Genealogy
Mocavo Search Engine
National Genealogical Society
National WWII Memorial
Random Acts of Genealogical Kindness
Stephen P. Morse One Step


Adoption-Lesson No. 31-RootsWeb’s Guide to Tracing Family Trees
Archiving Early America – Maps of Early America from 1562 to 1812
Behind the Name – the Etymology and History of First Names
DearMYRTLE – Your Friend in Genealogy
Digital Preservation (Library of Congress)
Free Online Genealogy Tools
Genealogical Research Institute of Pittsburgh-GRIP
GenRecords – Genealogy Records Online
Getting Started in Genealogy
Honoring Our Ancestors – Megan Smolenyak Smolenyak
Personal Archiving – Digital Preservation (Library of Congress)
Photo Detective – Maureen Taylor
Practical Archivist
The Family Curator
Treasure Maps – the How-to Genealogy Site


Cyndi’s List of Print & Electronic Publications for Genealogy
Eastman’s Online Genealogy Newsletter
Everton’s Genealogical Helper
Family Chronicle Magazine
Family Tree Magazine
Internet Genealogy Magazine

Subscription – Fee Based Resources

FOLD3 (formerly Footnote)
Genealogical Research Library
Lineages, Inc. – Professional Genealogy Services
Plain Dealer Online Archive Search
VitalChek – Birth, Death, Marriage, Divorce