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Archives & libraries

Access to Archives Home
Archives & Libraries - databases at the PRO
Archives & Libraries - PRO (The National Archives) website
Archives & Libraries - SOG
Archivesinfo, UK Archival Repositories on the Internet
Archon
British Library Online Newspaper Archive
College of Arms
COPAC Home Page University Research Library Catalogue
Documents Online (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903, BMDs at Sea 1854-1890, etc. database online
Family Records Centre
Federation Family History Society website
FFHS Member Societies - Index
Historical Manuscripts Commission - ARCHON Home page
National Register of Archives
Public Record Office DocumentsOnline Home
Public Record Office, The National Archives PROCAT online catalog
Public Record Office

Biography

Church records - Directrories - Indexes Methodist Biogr. Index
Directory Clergy 1540-1835
Occupations - Indexes Biog. of British Book Traders

Cemeteries

Cemeteries - Indexes (MI brasses)
Cemeteries - Indexes (various countrywide)
Cemeteries - Indexes (various places)
Census, cemeteries records, etc. - Indexes
Church records (CMBs), MIs, census - Indexes (many listings)
Church records, census, MIs, military, etc. - Indexes (many county listings)
Church records, census, MIs., Military, etc. - Indexes (& reference aids)
Memorial Inscriptions

Census

1901 Census index - Royal Navy Ships
1901 Census Leftovers
Census - Indexes (various 1851-1891 online!)
Census - Indexes (various countrywide!)
Census - Indexes (various ones at Rootsweb.com)
Census - Indexes - 1901 online at PRO
Census - Indexes - 1901 Royal Navy Ships
Census - Indexes
Census - Indexes 1901 Census Images Leftovers
Census, cemeteries records, etc. - Indexes
Census, military etc. - Indexes
Church records (CMBs), MIs, census - Indexes (many listings)
Church records, census, MIs, military, etc. - Indexes (many county listings)
Church records, census, MIs., Military, etc. - Indexes (& reference aids)
Civil registration, census records - Indexes - Database Search- 1.4 million records
Fifeshire - Census Strays in England - 1851
FreeCEN - Search
Genealogy, census, etc. - Indexes (1.46 million)
Public Record Office (PRO) - 1901 Census online
Rootsweb.com - UK & Ireland numerous! databases)

Church records

Church Plans On Line
Church records (CMBs), MIs, census - Indexes (many listings)
Church records - Directories - Baptist Ministers in Baptisit Magazine 1811
Church records - Directories - Methodist Biogr. Index
Church records - Directories Fasti Ecclesiastae index
Church records - Indexes (Catholic Record Society publictns)
Church records - Indexes - parishregisters.co.uk- various par.
Church records - Indexes Scottish Stray marriages in England
Church records - Indexes various (check frequently for updates)
Church records - Indexes, Marr in various counties, parishes
Church records, census, MIs, military, etc. - Indexes (many county listings)
Church records, census, MIs., Military, etc. - Indexes (& reference aids)
Civil registration, census records - Indexes - Database Search- 1.4 million records
Directory Clergy 1540-1835
FamilyHistoryOnline - searchable databases for family history & genealogy in England & Wales
FreeREG - A basic start to transcribing registers
Hugh Wallis' Website - IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America
IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles
Richard's Church Albums
Rootsweb.com - UK & Ireland numerous! databases)

Civil registration

1837online - Birth, marriages & deaths 1837-2001
BMDIndex.co.uk
Civil registration - Birth, Marriage & Death download BMD application forms. pdf
Civil registration - Indexes (BMDs at Sea 1854-1890)
Civil registration - Indexes (Divorces - nat'l 1858-1903)
Civil registration - Indexes (original GRO indexes online 1837-2001)
Civil registration - Indexes - FreeBMD.Rootsweb
Civil registration - Indexes to deaths of 'Black sheep' - villains
Civil registration - Indexes West Midlands BMDs 1837-1950
Civil registration forms - BMD.pdf
Civil registration, census records - Indexes - Database Search- 1.4 million records
Family Relatives - BMD Index (150 Mill)
Family Relatives.org
FreeBMD - home & Search page
GRO - Online Certificate Ordering
GRO Online Certificate Ordering
National Archivist – Your Source of Original Documents Online Home
Online1837 - Civil registrtaion indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths for England and Wales 183
Origins.net - website (pay-per-view)
UKBMD - Births, Marriages, Deaths Indexes UK On-Line

Court records

Court records - Indexes (court services - contemporary)
Court records - Indexes (The Old Bailey sessions)
Court records - Indexes - The Old Bailey sessions

Dictionaries

Dictionary - Latin Dictionary and Grammar Aid

Directories

Church records - Directories - Baptist Ministers in Baptisit Magazine 1811
Church records - Directories - Methodist Biogr. Index
Church records - Directories Fasti Ecclesiastae index
Directories (various co.s Trade Directories Database)
Directories - downloads for var. counties
Directories - online (various 1800s, by county)
Directories Resource - 629
Directory Clergy 1540-1835 online
Index of - Library-books-uk

Emigration & Immigration

EllisIsland .org
Great Britain - Immigration & emigration - Indexes Brits in S. America
Immigrant Ships Transcribers Guild
Immigration & emigration - Indexes - Ships Transcribers Guild
Immigration & emigration - Indexes 1851-1903
National Archivist – Your Source of Original Documents Online Home
Public Record Office, The National Archives PROCAT online catalog

Favorites

Archives & libraries

British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Documents Online (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903, BMDs at Sea 1854-1890, etc. database online
Family Records Centre
Historical Manuscripts Commission
National Register of Archives
Public Record Office, The National Archives PROCAT online catalog

Census - Indexes

1901 Census of England and Wales Online
FreeCEN - Search
Public Record Office (PRO) - 1901 Census online

Church records - Indexes

Church records - Indexes Scottish Stray marriages in EnglandS Home
FreeREG - A basic start to transcribing registers

Civil registration - Indexes

Documents Online (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903, BMDs at Sea 1854-1890, etc. database online
FreeBMD - home & Search page
Online1837 - Civil registrtaion indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths for England and Wales 1

Court records - Indexes

Court records - Indexes (The Old Bailey sessions)

Directories

Genealogy - Indexes

Alanmann.com Internet Resources - English Genealogy
Ancestry.com - UK databases
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
English Origins - Genealogy data for family history research in England
Familia main index
GENUKI - Home page (with numerous parish & co. surname indexes)
GenWeb Project - British Isles
Historical Manuscripts Commission
Internet FamilyFinder
Rootsweb.com - UK & Ireland numerous! databases)

Immigration & emigration - Indexes

EllisIsland .org

Military records - Indexes

Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Search

Newspapers - Indexes

British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Gale Group - Times Digital Archives, Biography Res. Cntr

Occupations - Indexes

Database of mining deaths in Great Britain

Probate records - Indexes

Death Duty Registers database online - National Archivist 1796-1903

Societies

Federation Family History Society website

1901 Census of England and Wales Online
Alanmann.com Internet Resources - English Genealogy
Ancestry.co.UK - Census, church recs., military, MIs., etc. - Indexes
Ancestry.com - UK databases
British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Search
Court records - Indexes (The Old Bailey sessions)
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Database of mining deaths in Great Britain
Death Duty Registers database online - National Archivist 1796-1903
Documents Online (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903, BMDs at Sea 1854-1890, etc. database online
EllisIsland .org
English Origins - Genealogy data for family history research in England
Familia main index
Family Records Centre
FamilySearch - Search engine
Federation Family History Society website
FFHS Member Societies - Index
FreeBMD - home & Search page
FreeCEN - Search
FreeREG - A basic start to transcribing registers
Gale Group - Times Digital Archives, Biography Res. Cntr
GENUKI - Home page (numerous parish & co. surname indexes)
GENUKI - Home page (with numerous parish & co. surname indexes)
Genuki Surnames Lists
GenWeb Project - British Isles
Historical Manuscripts Commission
Hugh Wallis' Website - IGI Batch No.'s - British Isles
Hugh Wallis' Website - IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America
Internet FamilyFinder
National Register of Archives
Online1837 - Civil registration indexes - BMDs England & Wales
Online1837 - Civil registrtaion indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths for England and Wales 1
Origins.net - England, Scotland & Ireland
Origins.net - Genealogy data for family history research in England, Scotland and Ireland
Parish Locator (England & Wales)
Public Record Office DocumentsOnline Home
Public Record Office (PRO) - 1901 Census online
Public Record Office, The National Archives PROCAT online catalog
Public Record Office
Richard's Church Albums
Rootsweb.com - UK & Ireland numerous! databases)

Gazetteer

Gazetteer - Streets of big cities (modern)
Gazetteer - UK
Gazetteers - Index of Places in England & Wales
Gazetteers - Search 3
Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales
Imperial Gazetteer of India
Vision of Britain

Genealogy

England Genealogy Links - English geneology
Fuller & Gaunt Genealogy Resources on the Internet - WWW-United Kingdom
GenCircles - pedigrees online!
Genealogy - Indexes (A-Z Eng Surnames)
Genealogy - Indexes English genealogy links
Genealogy - Indexes Geneanet database srch 50mill
Genealogy - Indexes various by co.
Genealogy - The Global Gazette, online Fam Hist Mag art.
Genealogy, census, etc. - Indexes (1.46 million)
Geneology - Indexes
Gentleman's Magazine search
Genuki Surnames Lists
GenWeb Project - British Isles
Index of - Library-books-uk
Internet FamilyFinder
MultiGen - Search Multiple Genealogy Databases
UK Surnames - Gateway to surnames Interests UK

Handbooks

Chronology - Useful dates in British history
Handwriting - Old English Handwriting 1500-1700 - An Online Course
Regnal Year Calculator

Heraldry

Burke's Peerage
College of Arms
Directory of Royal Genealogical Data
Heraldry - Burke's Peerage website database search
Heraldry - Indexes - Coats of Arms, Family Crests
Heraldry on the Internet, Coats of Arms, Family Crests
Nobility - Directory of Royal Genealogical Data
Nobility - Indexes Surnames of of those at Battle of Hastings
Nobility - Regnal Year Calculator
Regnal Year Calculator
Royalty - Indexes Directory of Royal Genealogical Data
thePeerage.com

Hospital records

Hospital Records - Indexes (search nat'l database)
Lunatic Asylums & Mental Hospitals indx

Internet Favorites

Alanmann.com Internet Resources - English Genealogy
Ancestry.co.UK - Census, church recs., military, MIs., etc. - Indexes
Ancestry.com - UK databases
British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Search
Court records - Indexes (The Old Bailey sessions)
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet
Database of mining deaths in Great Britain
Death Duty Registers database online - National Archivist 1796-1903
Documents Online (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903, BMDs at Sea 1854-1890, etc. database online
EllisIsland .org
English Origins - Genealogy data for family history research in England
Familia main index
Family Records Centre
FamilySearch - Search engine
Federation Family History Society website
FFHS Member Societies - Index
FreeBMD - home & Search page
FreeCEN - Search
FreeREG - A basic start to transcribing registers
Gale Group - Times Digital Archives, Biography Res. Cntr
GENUKI - Home page (with numerous parish & co. surname indexes)
Genuki Surnames Lists
GenWeb Project - British Isles
Historical Manuscripts Commission
Hugh Wallis' Website - IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America
Internet FamilyFinder
National Register of Archives
Online1837 - Civil registrtaion indexes of Births, Marriages and Deaths for England and Wales 183
Origins.net - Genealogy data for family history research in England, Scotland and Ireland
Public Record Office DocumentsOnline Home
Public Record Office (PRO) - 1901 Census online
Public Record Office, The National Archives PROCAT online catalog
Public Record Office
Rootsweb.com - UK & Ireland numerous! databases)

Jews

EnglandVitalRecs of Jews

Land & property

Land & porperty - Indexes (The Country House Database)
Land & property - Indexes (Domesday book)
Land & property - Indexes (The Country House Database)
Land and Property - Indexes

Manor records

Manorial Documents Register Home Page
Manorial records - Inventory

Maps

Booth Poverty Map & Modern map (Charles Booth Online Archive)
Get a map from Ordnance Survey, Britain’s national mapping agency
Old Maps
Parish Locator (England & Wales)

Medieval records

Medieval - Handbooks
Medieval English genealogy
Medieval records - Indexes (various databases)
Nobility - Directory of Royal Genealogical Data
Nobility - Indexes Surnames of of those at Battle of Hastings
Nobility - Regnal Year Calculator

Merchant marine

Merchant Marine - Census - Indexes -1861 and 1871
Palmer List of Merchant Vessels

Military records

Census, military etc. - Indexes
Church records (CMBs), MIs, census - Indexes (many listings)
Church records, census, MIs, military, etc. - Indexes (many county listings)
Church records, census, MIs., Military, etc. - Indexes (& reference aids)
Commonwealth War Graves Commission - Search
Commonwealth Wargraves Commission
Index to Naval Officers 1849
Medals Rolls online
Military - Indexes (Revolutny. War - The Queen's York Rangers, 1st American Regmt)
Military - Indexes WWI, WWII Roll of Honour
Military Records - Indexes (militia recs)
Military records - Indexes (The Royal Hampshire 37th & 67th Regiment Foot)
Military records - Indexes (The Royal West Kent) WWI, WWII, etc.
Military records - Indexes - War Memorials database srch
Military records - indexes Boer War, WWI, WWII
Military records - Indexes Land Forces of GB, the Empire & Commonwealth
Military records - Indexes World War Memorials online
Napoleanic War Naval Indexes
Naval Records Index @TNA
Revolutionary War - The Queen's York Rangers, 1st Am Regmt
TNAPROCAT WO97online

MissingPeople

Names - Personal

Surname Thesaurus
UK Surnames - Surname Interests UK

Newspapers

(London) Times Digital Archive 1785-1985
British Library Online Newspaper Archive
Newspapers - Indexes (London Gazette)
The Global Gazette - England & Wales Genealogy & Hist. online mag articles

Nobility

Royalty - Indexes Directory of Royal Genealogical Data

Occupations

Clergymandatabase
Coal Mining History Resource Centre
Mining Deaths - Database of mining deaths in UK
Occupations - Dictionaries
Occupations - Indexes (List of coal mines UK 1880)
Occupations - Indexes (medical licensees)
Occupations - Indexes (Parish Clerks)
Occupations - Indexes (The Police Index - 70k)
Occupations - Indexes British Book Trade
Occupations - Indexes

Poorlaw, Poorhouses, etc

Poorlaw, poorhouses, etc. - Indexes - Index to Paupers 1861 (partial)
www.workhouses.org.uk

Probate records

Death Duty Registers database online - National Archivist 1796-1903
National Archivist – Your Source of Original Documents Online Home
PPR - Wills and Probates
Probate records - Indexes (Death Duty Reg. 1796-1903)
Probate records - Indexes (pre-1600 Testimenta Vetusta)
Probate records - Indexes - 1796-1835 Wills, 1796-1858 Admons to Estate Duty Wills
Probate records - Indexes - 1796-1835 Wills, 1796-1858 Amdons to Estate Duty Wills
Public Record Office DocumentsOnline Home
Wills and Probate - Probate Office Details

Public records

Rossbret Institutions Website

Schools

Schools - Indexes - The UK Schools History database site

Societies

British Isles Family History Society - USA
Irish Genealogical Society Int'l.
LA FHC
Society of Genealogists - website - the Library's Par Reg index listing
Society of Genealogists

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