Here are a few resources that may come in handy when researching these particular regions in the U.S.


Ashtabula Star Beacon Archives

Ohio Genealogical Society

Ohio GenWeb Project

Ohio FamilySearch Wiki

Pennsylvania – My Home State

Many of these resources are available online, but some do require in-person look-ups or offer copies of records for a fee. If you need records from any of the sources listed in green, I may be able assist you for a small fee.

Carbon County

Carbon County Archives, includes immigration/naturalization documents, select marriages, wills, etc.

FamilySearch Carbon County Wiki

Lehigh County

Lehigh County Historical Society

FamilySearch Lehigh County Wiki

Northampton County

Register of Wills and Clerk of Orphans’ Court. Free online look-ups for records from 2000-2018 only. Select “login as guest”

The Lehigh Valley – Allentown, Bethlehem & Easton

Bethlehem, PA Insurance Maps, 1912, Penn State Library. Many of these streets appeared on the 1900-1940 census forms, but no longer exist today.

The Morning Call Newspaper Archives Index 1985-2014

The South Bethlehem Globe 1897-1920 (and other Lehigh Valley Newspapers) The Globe has not been digitized, but contains obituaries,  marriage license notices, etc, that can only be found via traditional microfilm lookup. The link goes to the Bethlehem Public Library publication copy request page.


Online Newspapers


St Louis:

Archdiocese of St. Louis, Roman Catholic Burials Index

Missouri Death Certificates Index



Milwaukee Historical Society

Milwaukee Journal Archives on Google News 1884-1995 (free)

Milwaukee Sentinel Archives on Google News 1910-1995 (free)

Milwaukee County Genealogical Society