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Tennessee USGenWeb - Tennessee Genealogy at its best. The site to start and continue your research for your ancestors in TN. Individual county sites, post/view queries, history, links, FREE information.

Tennessee Civil War Homepage - The purpose of this page is to create a virtual central repository for information aboutTennessee in the American Civil War.

Tennessee State Library and Archives - Official site of the Tennessee State library and archives.

War of 1812 Pension Application Abstracts - War of 1812 Pension Application Abstracts for Wayne County, Tennessee Residents

20th Regiment Light Infantry - Dickson County Militia Officers -" William J. Nesbitt, author of The Primal Families of Yellow Creek Valley discovered a list of "Early Day Militia Officers of Dickson County" among the notes left by Mrs. John Trotwood Moore, wife of the famous former state historian of Tennessee. Most of the men listed were former residents of Yellow Creek, or vicinity."

Captain Drury Adkins Company, Dickson County, TN, 1814 - "During the war of 1812, Drury Adkins organized a company of Dickson County men to fight in that campaign. He attained the rank of Captain and commanded his troops."

1st Tennessee Militia - 1st Tennessee Militia, Dyer's Regiment from Sept 1814 to Mar 1815

War of 1812 Pensioners - 1884 - Dickson County Press. Another wonderful source of information brought to you from the great site

Revolutionary War Soldiers buried in Dickson County, TN - "A monument, honouring the Revolutionary War soldiers buried in this county stands on the front lawn of the Charlotte Courthouse. The monument was dedicated on July 4, 1976."


Daughters of the Republic of Texas - The Official site of the Daughters of the Republic of Texas.

Texas State Library and Archives Commission - "Our collections include microfilm of the federal census schedules for all states through 1910, selected states from the 1920 and 1930
censuses; printed family and county histories; and a variety of Texas government records. In addition to our resources, many frequently used online reference resources are listed."

Brazos County Genealogical Association - The Brazos Genealogical Association supports genealogical research in the Brazos County Texas area. Member surname list. Meetings schedule and how to join. Queries accepted and posted. Links to searchable sites.

General History

The History Net - TheHistoryNet provides numerous articles on World War II, Wild West, American History, Civil War, British Heritage, Military History, Aviation History and more.

American Memory: Historical Collection for National Digital Library - American Memory is a gateway to rich primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States. The site offers more than 7 million digital items from more than 100 historical collections.

The American War Library - America's largest online mili-vet Personnel Registry.

US History.Org - American History with a focus on Colonial and Revolutionary Philadelphia. Washington, Betsy Ross, Jefferson, Declaration, and much more.

The Emancipation Proclamation - The full text of the Emancipation Proclamation.

The Gettysburg Address - The Gettysburg Address (Library of Congress Exhibition)

The USS Liberty - All about the attack on the USS Liberty. This should be required reading for all Americans, in my opinion. It is a travesty of justice, what happened to those men.

WWI-Trenches on the web - An History of the Great War of 1914 to 1918 presented in internet format. Contains various articles and features from authors around the world. Please be aware this is a hi-bandwidth site.

General Genealogy

Genealogy Gateway to the Web - Genealogy Gateway is your portal for family tree, surname, ancestry, and genealogy information.

United States National Archive and Records Administration - U.S. National Archives and Records Administration Home Page.

United States National Archive-The genealogy Page - Genealogical resources available at the National Archives and Records Administration.

National Genealogical Society - Founded in 1903, the National Genealogical Society is a dynamic and growing membership of individuals and other groups from all over the country--and the world--that share a common love of the field of genealogy.

Emigration/Ship List and Resources - An exhaustive list relating to Emigration/Ship Lists.

Ellis Island Homepage - Between 1892 and 1924 over 22 million passengers and members of ships' crews came through Ellis Island and the Port of New York. Now you can research passenger records from ships that brought the Immigrants -- even see the original manifests with Passengers' names.

United States Census Bureau - The Census Bureau Web Site provides on-line access to our data,publications, products, and programs.

Bureau of Land Management/The Land Patent Records Site - The Bureau of Land Management (BLM), General Land Office (GLO) Records Automation web site. They provide live access to Federal land conveyance records for the Public Land States. They also provide image access to more than two million Federal land title records for Eastern Public Land States, issued between 1820 and 1908. Images of Serial patents (land titles issued between 1908 and the mid-1960's) are currently being added to the web site. Due to organization of documents in the GLO collection, the site does not currently contain every Federal title record issued for the Public Land States.

WORLD GENWEB Project - The WorldGenWeb Project is a non-profit, volunteer based organization dedicated to providing genealogical and historical records and resources for world-wide access!

USGENWEB Project - "We are a group of volunteers working together to provide Internet websites for genealogical research in every county and every state of the United States. "

Surname Web - The Genealogy Web Project of surname resource centers, and personal genealogy pages on the web. With a searchable Registry, it is now one of the largest and most unique listing of genealogy home pages on the web!

UK and Ireland Genealogical Information Service (GENUKI) - GENUKI is the genealogical information service for the UK and Ireland, containing a large structured tree of

Ancestry's Social Security Death Index Online/Search (SSDI) - "Research your ancestry with the most powerful Social Security Death Index (SSDI) online, created from the Social Security Administrations (SSA) Death Master File"

Ancestry-The Genealogy Homepage - Research your ancestry and family history at the web's most popular genealogy site. Resources for beginners and experts with family history software, classes and genealogy databases.

Lineage's Online Free Queries - "Climb your family tree by letting everyone know who your ancestors are with Lineages' free genealogy queries. It's the easiest way to trace your family history! If you have a genealogy web site, or want to find someone else's genealogy web site, try Family Pages!"

Cyndi's List of Genealogical Links - "More than 175,800 links! 167,800 links, categorized & cross-referenced, in over 150 categories. Another 8,000+ uncategorized new links in the works."

Searchable Genealogy Links - On-line Information (all searchable or semi-searchable)

Genealogy Helplist - The Genealogy Helplist consists of volunteers who are willing to help others by looking up specific items at institutions near them, or help supply other information easily accessible to them.

Roots-L Searchable index of Genealogy Mailing lists - ROOTS-L is a mailing list for people who are interested in any or all aspects of genealogy, anywhere in the world. We're the original Internet genealogical mailing list (our first messages were posted in 1987), and the largest. - Submit or search for a family homepage in the most extensive family homepage database on the WWW. Use our genealogy bulletin board to fill in your family tree. Locate long-lost relatives using our free bulletin board. Create your own family homepage, taped oral history & heirloom photo-album.

Genealogical Journey's in Time - Genealogy Site featuring OVER 400 pages of Genealogy Surnames, Queries, Family Surname Resources, Coats of Arms, Research Tips and Guides, Genealogy Shopping and Online Searchable Databases, Message Boards, Chat and Genealogy Links

Yahoo Genealogy - The Yahoo!® directory for Genealogy. (History > Genealogy)

Everton's Surname Search - A family history network brought to you by Everton Publishers.

A Barrel of Genealogy Links - A Barrel of Links, a hyperlinked listing of the finer genealogy sites around the world.

Other Qualls/Quarles Sites and Related Links

The Quarles/Shumaker Family Page - A personal page by A descendant of David QUARLES and John Harmon SHUMAKER.

Quarles Genforum - A very active Quarles Genealogy forum.

ACTS OF TENNESSEE 1831 - 1850 : - Quall - Quitt from Tennessee State Library and Archives

Brigader General William A. Quarles P.A.C.S. - All about Brigadier General William A. Quarles, P.A.C.S.

Descendants of James Quarles - Family Tree Maker's Genealogy Site: User Home Page Genealogy Report: Descendants of James Quarles.

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