Family is the number one source of information but after family, the internet is usually our next step. Here is a list of handy free sites we use the most. We will update this website as other tried and true search sites become available!
General Search Engines
Individual Locator Search Databases:
search.connectourkids.org (free account sign up required)
www.voterrecords.com (Alaska, Arkansas, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Washington D.C., Florida, Louisiana, Michigan, Nevada, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, Utah, Washington)
www.whitepages.com (limited Info for free)
Social Media Sites for Searching:
www.MySpace.com (some people forget they had this site and everything is open to view)
www.familysearch.org (free account, sign up required)
Nationwide Gravesite Locator for burial location of veterans: https://gravelocator.cem.va.gov/
Federal Bureau of Prisons Offender Search: www.bop.gov/inmateloc/
National Sex Offender Registry Search: www.nsopw.gov
United States Immigration and Custom Enforcement detainee database: https://locator.ice.gov
Interstate Compact Offender Tracking System: https://pwp.interstatecompact.org/PWP/
Many other searches we conduct are through state and local databases or websites. Although we don’t have specific links for you here, please don’t forget about these gems!
We plan to index each state’s information in the near future so keep checking back! And, if you happen to already be an overachiever and have these indexed already for your area, please consider forwarding them to us so we can post them to make things a bit easier for our fellow workers fighting the good fight! Thanks everyone and happy searching!