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Genealogy Links
Below you will find some links to some GOOD Genealogy site I have found to be very useful and some site researching the same surnames as I (but may not be related...yet). These surnames include but not limited too: AKERS, BARKER, BRANSON, CARR, DEATON, EPPERLY, FISHER, FARMER, HELMS, LEMONS/LEMMONS, McDONALD/McDANIEL, NANCE, OWENS, PERCISE/PROCISE/PROSISE, POFF, RUPE/ROOP, and SOWERS.



Ancestor Guide - A huge index of links to genealogy web sites and databases, classified by surname and region.

Books We Own - A Look-Up Resource for International Genealogical Research

Censuslinks On The Internet

Census-Online Census Sites On The Web - Your Guide to Online Census Records

Chalkley's Chronicles - Chronicles of the Scotch-Irish Settlement in Virginia: 1745 to 1800 by Lyman Chalkley

Common Threads Search SURNAME directory for the following items Search Instructions: and, or , not, *(wildcard)

Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet - A categorized & cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet.

The Robert and Barbara Dalton Home Page- Researching the Surnames LEMONS/LEMMONS and BRANSON.

Family Tree Maker Online - For any one who uses the Family Tree Maker software you can put your own family line your researching on a web page.

Family Tree Searcher - Find Family Trees Easily - Enter your ancestor information just once to search for family trees at multiple online genealogy databases.

Family Tree Templates - Family tree templates available in PDF form. These free forms can be used to create your own personal family tree.

Family Workings- With a little help from all of us this site could be GREAT!

Floyd County VA Mailing List Site - Has Cemetary listings, Wills and 1850 Annotated Census for Floyd Co. VA.

GenCircles -

Genealogy: Advice for Effective Searches - Answer a series of simple questions and get free, customized advice on the most effective next steps for searching your ancestors.

Genealogy Resources On The Internet - General mailing lists

Genealogy Search Engine


Genealogy Explained - 25 Totally Free Genealogy Websites


Kindred Konnections - Another good place to search for your Surnames

LDS Family History Page


The Legal Genealogist - A genealogist with a law degree, The Legal Genealogist Judy G. Russell, JD, CG, CGL , is a lecturer, educator and writer. 

Library of Virginia Genealogy Home Page

New River Historical Society - (I am a member) Includes the Counties of Pulaski, Floyd, Giles, Montgomery and the City of Radford, Virginia

D. Darlene Palmer's Genealogy Home Page- Has a line of NANCEs

People Search: Genealogy Resources - Great site for a beginner

Richistory's Genealogy and Genhelper Page - Has a line of LEMONS but is still in the CONSTRUCTION stage

Ron Taylor's UK Census Finding Aids and Indexes Indexes to over 2.2 million names from the U.K. Census (mainly 1851)

The Roger Roop Family Home Page

RootsWeb - Here you can subscribe to many email lists from Surnames, Counties, to States..

RootsWeb Barker Mailing List Home Page - A site maintained by Susan Pieroth

SURNAME WEB - The General Link Center - Links to surnames.

U. S. Genweb - Here you can go to different states, counties and cities...post queries, submit your surnames and check out some records that have been posted...There's even some places where people will do lookups for you

Virginia Genealogy Home Page

The Virginia-North Carolina Piedmont Genealogical Society - (I am a member of) Serving the counties of Franklin, Henry, Pittsylvania and Halifax in Virginia and Rockingham, Caswell and Person in North Carolina



This page last updated 5/28/2019

Sonia Nance-Roberts

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