The Internet's oldest and largest free genealogical community. An award winning genealogical resource with searchable databases, free Web space, mailing lists, message boards, and more.
A site to check multiple genealogy queries by surname, offering a way to locate ancestral information, but locate living relatives as well.
Part of a nationwide genealogy database, but is specific to
A National Park Service database which offers military information for Confederate and
Searchable database of passenger lists that have been transcribed to the Internet, inlcuding
Online searchable census. Not all years and parishes/counties represented.
An excellent explanation of the
A searchable database by name or Social Security number.
Searchable land record database for many states, including
Contact information and materials available at the State Archives.
Vital Records Registry Information http://www.dhh.louisiana.gov/offices/page.asp?id=252&detail=6489
To request birth and death certificates from the Department of Health and Hospitals, Office of Public Health, Vital Statistics.
Alphabetical listing of many
Parish by parish listing of contact information for Louisiana Clerks of Court.
African American Genealogy Resources
Includes over 100,000 descriptions of slaves found in Louisiana records
Information on over 4,000 Louisiana slaves emancipated between 1719 and 1820
Includes records on slaves, owners, and free people of color of Louisiana as well as 15 other slaveholding states (1775-1867)
Contains information on over 35,000 slave voyages