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Digital NZ 30 million+ collections

General Register Office for England.  Well worth joining.  Has the advantage of giving the mothers maiden name with registered births. Official site for ordering English birth, death and marriage certificates.  Search is in 0-2 year increments.

Birth, Death and Marriage Historical records for New Zealand

National Library of New Zealand 

Nelson Provincial Museum Archive.  

Archway  Archives New Zealand -  WW1 war records etc.

Cyclopedia of New Zealand  an old publication detailing towns, businesses and people in New Zealand in the late 1800's - early 1900's

Papers Past  search old newspapers,  find details about your ancestors lives in early New Zealand

Tributes Online Online Memorials - New Zealand

Free BMD  Civil Registration index of birth, death and marriages in England and Wales.  

Hawke's Bay Knowledge Bank  Hawke's Bay Digital Archives

Online Parish Clerk for Cornwall England - parish record transcriptions, census etc.  Other OPC's for England are readily found using Google.

Family Notices  Birth and Death Notices New Zealand

DBNZ Dictionary of New Zealand Biographies

Family Search Passenger Lists a collection of passenger lists that may include lists not found anywhere else

Emily's site.  Emily and I have the Tucker family in common

New Zealand Probate Records One of the sites I use most.  

New Zealand Civil Records  Handy if you cannot find your ancestor in the Historical Records site due to their name being transcribed incorrectly.

New Zealand Obituaries 1844-1963

Scotland's People reasonably priced records for Scotland.  Search has been improved so you have a greater chance of purchasing the correct record.