Many of our genealogy resources can be found by clicking on Federal, State, or Military resources. Additionally we have some resources at the bottom of this page that may help in your search.





This is an A-Z state listing of government genealogy information, available from, the official government web portal.

  • U.S. Geological Survey

The U.S. Geological Survey is part of the U.S. Department of the Interior. They focus on the science of the environment, land, and resources. Several U.S.G.S. resources may be of use to genealogists.

Using Maps in Genealogy

Geographic Names Information System (search for place names)

Government Genealogy Resources List PDF


Federal Resources

American Memory Project This project of the Library of Congress has a collection of over 7 million digitized records including historic pictures, sounds, films, manuscripts, and more. Bureau of Land Management: General Land Office Records This site, managed by the U.S. Department of the Interior, allows the public to search land patents and surveys. …

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Military Resources

National Archives NARA also holds records of federal military service from the Revolutionary War through 1912. It is also possible to request military records for any service post 1912, through NARA’s site.   Civil War Soldiers and Sailor System This site from the National Park Service, part of the U.S. Department of the Interior, …

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State Resources

Kansas State Historical Society The Kansas State Historical Society is charged with safeguarding and sharing the state’s history. The society offers a variety of resources on individuals, including databases and newspapers, an online catalog, and reference staff assistance. The Vital Records page lists common genealogy information and where it can be found in Kansas. …

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Tonganoxie Census

The following links will show you the local information from some of the past Census years: Tongie Census 1870 Tongie Census 1880 Tonganoxie Census 1900 Tonganoxie Census 1910 Tonganoxie Census 1920 Tonganoxie Census 1930 Tonganoxie Census 1940 Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it

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