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General Civil War Records Websites
- 1890 Civil War Veterans & Widows Census Schedules mostly Union (requires payment - part of an Ancestry subscription) includes online digitized census images from National Archives Microfilm Publication M123 - available for the District of Columbia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma and Indian Territory, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming
- Civil War Records and Documents Online at Fold3 (copies of digitized documents can be downloaded for a fee) includes...
- Civil War Pension Records Index for Union Soldiers (from National Archives Microfilm Publication T289)
- Civil War Widows Pensions (not complete)
- Confederate Soldier Service Records for Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, South Carolina (not yet complete), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, and Confederate Officers
- Union Soldier Service Records for Alabama, Arkansas, Dakota Territory, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Carolina, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia, and Colored Troops
- Confederate Amnesty Papers (M1003)
- Southern Claims Commission (M1407) - Records of Southerners who claimed compensation from the U.S. government in the 1870s for items used by the Union Army
- Confederate Citizens File (M346) - Papers relating to citizens or business firms, 1861-65
- 1860 U.S. Federal Census Index and Census Images (M653)
- Lincoln Assassination Papers (M599) and more
- Compiled Service Records Online from Fold3 (formerly Footnote) scanned documents...
Ordering Pension Records
- Virginia Memory - Military Service Collection includes...
- Confederate Disability Applications and Receipts
- Confederate Pension Rolls, Veterans and Widows
- Robert E. Lee Camp Confederate Soldiers' Home Applications for Admission