Mailing Lists: General-Purpose Lists for California


CA-CEMETERIES

Topic: A mailing list for anyone searching for their ancestors in California cemeteries and anyone interested in preserving historical information about California cemeteries and sharing information about them.

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CA-CENSUS-LOOKUP

Topic: A mailing list for anyone desiring a check of this state's census records for their ancestors. Requests should be as specific as possible and include county name, specific family of interest, and year whenever possible. In addition, those who own or have access to census records and are willing to do lookups are asked to subscribe and assist in responding to queries.

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CA-CORNISH

Topic: the immigrants to California from Cornwall, England.

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CA-CVGS-CIG

Topic: A mailing list, sponsored by the Conejo Valley (California) Genealogical Society - Computer Interest Group (CVGS-CIG), for the discussion and sharing of information about the ways to use computers as an aid for researching and recording data about the ancestors and descendents of members of the CVGS. While the list will primarily focus on CVGS-CIG participants' interests and concerns, all genealogy researchers are welcome.

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CA-FOOTSTEPS

Topic: Migration trails and patterns to and within the state of California.

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CA-FREEDMEN

Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in California from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Native American, Caucasian).

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CA-GHOSTTOWNS

Topic: A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the ghost towns of California.

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CA-GOLDRUSH

Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is interested in early California miners and settlers, especially in northern California, 1848-1880.

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CA-HISTORY

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CA-INDIAN-CEMETERIES

Topic: A mailing list for those searching for their California Native American ancestors. Many of the cemeteries have been destroyed over the years and with others' help, possibly this list will help find lost Indian ancestors. To subscribe send "subscribe" to ca-indian-cemeteries-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or ca-indian-cemeteries-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).

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CA-INDIAN-TRIBES

Topic: A mailing list for anyone researching their Indian ancestors to discuss and share information regarding Indian tribes that lived in or traveled through California.

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CA-OAKHURST-GENEALOGY-GROUP

Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Oakhurst California Genealogy Group.

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CA-OLD-NEWS

Topic: A mailing list for the submission of abstracts, extracts and links from California newspapers published prior to 1931. Newspapers contain much of the information that may not be found elsewhere such as births, marriages, deaths, court notices, etc. They also provide community news and many fascinating details about the lives of our ancestors. Additional information can be found on the Newspaper Abstracts website below:

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CA-RECORDS

Topic: anyone conducting genealogical/historical research in California to discuss early California records and where they can be found and accessed.

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CA-ROSEVILLEGENSOC

Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Roseville (California) Genealogical Society (RGS) and genealogical resources available in the Roseville area. Surname queries are acceptable; however, if a search of Roseville records is required you will be asked to approve the search and will incur a fee. Additional information can be found on the RGS website below:

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CA-SBCGS

Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding the activities of the South Bay Cities (California) Genealogical Society (SBCGS) and genealogical resources available in the South Bay Cities area. Queries related to your research efforts are also welcome on the list.

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CA-SCGS

Topic: Discussing and sharing of information regarding the activities of the Southern California Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the southern California area. Additional information can be found on the SCGS website.

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CAGEN

Topic: A mailing list (part of the USGenWeb Project) for discussing the creation of a single source for all California genealogy databases. The principal focus of the list is discussions among the California USGenWeb County Coordinators, the list is also open to the public for others interested in the California portion of the USGenWeb project. If you have general queries (e.g., help in finding map locations, cemeteries, etc.) please send them to the NORCAL or SOCAL lists mentioned below. Postings related to specific surname searches are also beyond the scope of this list (individuals seeking information on California or specific California counties can use the California USGenWeb Project Homepage below:

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CAROOTS

Topic: anyone with a genealogical interest in California.

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NA-CALIFORNIA

Topic: A mailing list for anyone who is researching their Native American ancestry in California. Additional information can be found on the Welcome to Native American - California website.

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NORCAL

Topic: A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the genealogy and history of NORthern CALifornia (a companion list to SOCAL, a discussion group for SOuthern CALifornia). Additional information can be found on the NORCAL Volunteer Lookup Library below:

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NORCALCHAT

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SOCAL

Topic: the genealogy and history of SOuthern CALifornia (a companion list to NORCAL, a discussion group for NORthern CALifornia).

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SOCCGS

Topic: the activities of the South Orange County California Genealogical Society and genealogical resources available in the South Orange County area.

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