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Genealogical Information:



Newspapers: digitized:

Google is now digitizing newspapers.  Here is a list of what's available for Florida.

Social Security Form SSA-711:

To download, and subsequently print, the Request for Deceased Individual's Social Security Record, Form SSA-711, for mail in requests, paying via a check or money order.  Use in conjunction with the Social Security Death Index.

Local Family History Center in Palm City:

The local LDS Church, with its' Family History Center is located at 2401 SW Matheson Road, Palm City, FL, 34990.  It is right next to the Cummings Library, enlarged in 2008-2009, at the NE corner of Matheson Road and Martin Downs Blvd.  Telephone # 772-287-0167.  Normal days and/or nights of operation are Tues., Thur. and Sat.  They have a new piece of equipment that can convert a microfilm page into a digital page for download into your travel drive.  They also have a good size library of genealogical research books.

Updated 15 Jan 2019

Surname Index of Bible Records:

An index of family names on Bible Records located in a notebook in the Genealogy Room of the Blake Library, 2351 SE Monterey Road, Stuart, FL.

Debbie Duay's, Ph.D. site:

A fantastic site for beginners/ intermediates to 1700's patriots researchers, with many links.

Birth date calculator:

Determine a 39% accurate birth date, when the death date and age at death is known.

Census:  1935 Florida, Martin Co. Index web page.

Census: 1945 Florida, Martin Co. Index web page.

Martin Co Library System:

The Martin Co. Library System maintains a Genealogy Room in the Blake Library, which has books, etc. provided by the Library System, the Genealogical Society, donated collections, and others.

To find a "book" in the Gen Room, click on the Library Catalog option.  Then enter your research area, along with "genealogy", i.e. "New England genealogy", "Germany genealogy". Then click on subject. This action will result in a listing of the books, etc. available in the Gen Room for that particular region.

Volunteers from the Martin Co. Gen. Soc. provide research assistance in the Gen Room from 10 am to 4 pm weekdays and are available to do look ups.  See Contacts + to get more details on how to make a request.

Martin Co. has six branch libraries.  The Blake Library has genealogy books available for home use.  Check 929's in the stacks.  Generally, the books in the Gen Room are not available for check out and home use.  The other branches may also have some 929's.  929 is the Dewey Decimal System number for genealogy.

Florida State Genealogical Society and Events:

The Fl State Gen Soc has its' Pioneers Project as well as a Calendar of Genealogical Events for the entire state of Florida.  Click on "Calendar" to view and to submit events.  FLSGS' publications are also available online.   Many links under Resources.

MC DAR Halpatiokee Chapter, link to them.

Palm Beach Co. Gen. Soc., link to them.