YOUR CONFEDERATE ANCESTOR
Do you know your ancestor?
National Parks Database - search on-line by name, state, unit, etc. Based on the National Archives Database
Broadfoot Publishing - let them do the searching for you. Also, obtain ancestor's National Archives Service Record here.
Florida Index (CSA & USA)
State Pension Applications:
Valuable resource. Awarded by individual States after the War. These provide unit info and sometimes service record. Also many include genealogical info, particularly widow pension, i.e. birth, death and marriage dates, children and some personal info like physical characteristics and injuries incurred.
http://www.hcplc.org/hcplc/ig/genealogy_frame.html - Have a Tampa/Hillsborough Library Card? Access Ancestry.com , Heritage Quest, and more FOR FREE!
www.familysearch.com - Mormon Church excellent free database to find clues
www.rootsweb.com - another excellent free database to find clues
www.ancestry.com - Excellent source - but some documents are accessible by subscription only.
www.genealogy.com - Excellent source - must subscribe