National Resources Civil War Soldiers and Sailors Database Dates on those who served in the Union and Confederate armies during the Civil War Findagrave.com You can find graves and cemeteries from all over the country Chronicling America Search nationwide newspapers 1789 - 1922 Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps-Library of Congress Searchable database of fire insurance maps published by the Sanborn Map Company Family Search Largest genealogy organization in the world. Holds digitized records, resources, and services each year to learn more about their family history Passenger Search Search the Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation's online database of 65 million passenger records Cyndi's List Comprehensive, categorized & cross-referenced list of links that point you to genealogical research sites History at Home: A Guide to Genealogy Large list of other national resources and guides New York City and the Historical Ellis Island Ellis Island records can provide a wealth of information, including a comprehensive list of all of the immigrants who traveled to the United States from 1892 through 1954. Ellis Island History General overview of the history of Ellis Island as well as links for genealogy tips and online content about the experiences of specific immigrant groups coming through Ellis Island. West Virginia County Formation Resource Formation of Counties of West Virginia, transcribed from the book History Of Harrison County West Virginia by Henry Haymond in 1910 Ships Passenger Lists The information on these lists include age, who they traveled with, what ship they took if they traveled first-class or steerage, what port they sailed from and what port they landed at, and their occupation when they took the journey. All of this information was typically recorded along with extra information like their physical description.
Neff-Hardesty Memorial Archives 445 West Main Street, Suite 150, Clarksburg, West Virginia 26301
Stealey-Goff-Vance House 123 West Main St Clarksburg, WV 26301