Miscellaneous Resources

American Swedish Historical Museum

Ancestor Search - Interactive Directory of over 400 genealogy search engines

Athenaeum (Philadelphia)

Atwater-Kent Museum

Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies

Baptist Historical Society, American

Birthdate calculator, from d.o.d. & age

Book Sellers

ABE Books

Closson Press

DMK Heritage (Books on CD)


Heritage Books, Inc.

Higginson Books

Picton Press

Time Voyagers Bookstore

Books Online

Books Online (UPenn Library)

Google Books Search

Catholic Records

Local Catholic Church & Family History

ParishesOnline, directory & maps

Philadelphia Archdiocesan Hist. Research Ctr. (Catholic Archives)

St. Joseph's, Holy Trinity & St. Augustine's marriage & baptismal records (1700s & 1800s, partial)

Social Security

Ancestry.com's Soc. Sec. Death Index (SSDI)

Genealogy Bank's Soc. Sec. Death Index (SSDI)

RootsWeb's Soc. Sec. Death Index (SSDI)

Soc. Sec. info/instructions

Social Security history


Soundex Indexing System (NARA)

Soundex Conversion Program

Surname to Soundex Automatic Converter

Urban Archives, at Temple University

Union League

Zip Code Lookup