This section lists associations from Northland to Perry giving details about each one and what resources and publications they offer.
Their aims are to promote and encourage interest in genealogy and family history, to educate the public in the best ways to conduct genealogy and to aid genealogical research.
A list of surnames currently being researched by Members is on the site, along with a list of other sites you may find of use.
Old Mines Area Historical Society was established in 1977.
Many publications are available for sale, which incorporate:
Mary C Norbut has completed research of the descendants of certain persons which include Nicholas Antoine Boyer, John Robert/Robart, Francois Ricard/Recar and Hugh O'Doherty/Daugherty. These, and other books, are also available to purchase.Website:
The association was established in 1980 and now has over 150 members. Many resources are accessible in their library at Alton Public Library, which include approximately 550 Books, 1850-1920 Census Returns and Newspapers from 1898-1940's.
A list of published books which contain information regarding the people of the area and Photographs of Churches and Cemeteries are also available. They also have lists of Funeral Homes, Newspapers and Townships in the Region.
Some publications are available for sale, which include:
Many Church Record Transcriptions are available for sale, which incorporate:
Headstone Transcriptions from the Cemetery at St Mary are also accessible.Website: