RootsWeb.com Is a great all-encompassing site to help you track
down your ancestors.
Social Security Death Index This is an interactive feature that
lets you search a database of resident aliens and US citizens.
Surname Web Lets you look up your ancestors by last name.
hosts family trees-- you can make your own and then see if it connects
to anyone else's.
This site has a lot of stuff that you have to pay for. However, they
have a good list of links to other sites. If you are a real die-hard
and don't mind forking over the cash for services, this is probably
one of the best sites at which to do it.
Records - Find death records for lost loved ones, cemetery information,
obituaries and more all online.
Names in general:
the Name has a very good database of names, with origins and meanings.
Many true name connoisseurs hang out on their bulletin board as well.
The BabyZone This is a good source for ideas for names. They
also have the best list of the most popular names in the USA for 1998.
is another good resource for baby names on the Web. They have
the best baby names bulletin board around as well.
Unusual, Unique and Creative Names Here is out other baby--a
site devoted to finding the perfect unusual name. It gives names lists,
tips on unusual spellings and other modern naming trends. It also
has some fun interactive features!
The Baby Place This site has a number of links to baby names
pages, as well as a ton of links to other baby related sites.