Welcome to this
Genealogy Trails Website
We started out way back
in March 2000 by providing data for the state of
expanded to cover the other states in March of
2006. Since then, we've been very pleased to
welcome the many new hosts who have joined our
original Illinois volunteers, and to continue to
bring free transcribed data to you, This site is
hosted by Barbara
~ We're completely independent - no big
corporation tells us what to do ~
~ We do not accept advertising. NO
BANNERS or POP-UPs ALLOWED! ~
~ We're pretty much insane about transcribing data
- HOWEVER - we do NOT write the history, we just
transcribe it ~
Our hosts are required to add data to their sites, so you won't
see hosted sites that sit for years and years with
no changes. As for our unhosted sites, our group
works as a team to add data to them on a rotating
schedule. So even though a site doesn't have its
own host, it will still get data added to it ...
just not on as regular a schedule as our hosted
Our goal is to help you track your
ancestors through time by transcribing genealogical
and historical data and placing it online for the
free use of all researchers
If you have a love for history, a desire to help
others, and basic webpage-making skills, consider
joining us! Get the details on our Volunteer
[A desire to transcribe data and knowledge of how to
make a basic webpage is required.]
If hosting isn't for you, we can use your help in
More information can be found on the Volunteer
regret that we are unable to do personal
research for anyone..
All data we come across will be added to this site.
We thank you for visiting and hope you'll come back
again to view the updates we make to this site
Happy Trails to you on your quest for your
Indiana is a U.S. state located in
the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of North
America. Indiana is the 38th largest by area and the
16th most populous of the 50 United States. Its
capital and largest city is Indianapolis. Indiana
was admitted to the United States as the 19th U.S.
state on December 11, 1816.
Before becoming a territory, varying cultures of
indigenous peoples and historic Native Americans
inhabited Indiana for thousands of years. Since its
founding as a territory, settlement patterns in
Indiana have reflected regional cultural
segmentation present in the Eastern United States;
the state's northernmost tier was settled primarily
by people from New England and New York, Central
Indiana by migrants from the Mid-Atlantic states and
from adjacent Ohio, and Southern Indiana by settlers
from the Southern states, particularly Kentucky and
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