National Monuments Record. Discover more about England's heritage from our public archive.
We hold over 12 million photographs, drawings, reports and publications on England's archaeology, historic buildings and social history. You can access our archives by: searching over 2 million photos and records online,contacting our Archive Services team by letter, phone, fax or email or by visiting our Public Search Room and Library. Old Bailey Online - The Proceedings of the Old Bailey, 1674-1913 - Central Criminal Court.
Wales. Military. Census Data. Ships & seamen. Worldwide. Family Search. Old Maps. Genmaps. Your national on-line library for local history. British History Online. Home - TimeSearch. Search the Web through Timelines(and surprise yourself with what you find) Icons on the left link to Google or HistoryWorld (H) Yellow icons on the right link to related images in GoogleMove your pointer over an icon to see the search terms To start at Big Bang just click Go (above)To go to a specific period enter a year (above)For a more focused timeline use the Areas and Themes menus (top left) Or you may prefer Single-subject Timelines Or try Picture Search (the quickest way to find the right image) HistoryWorld's Places in History (significant events in world history placed in Google Earth or Maps)
Stirnet. Burke's Peerage and Gentry - Definitive historical and genealogical guide to major families. Directory of Royal Genealogical Data. At this site I have a database containing the genealogy of the British Royal family and those linked to it via blood or marriage relationships. It contains, in fact, the genealogy of almost every ruling house in the western world because of the intermarriage that took place between them at some time or another. There are in excess of 30,000 individuals from the earliest times to the present in the database. The date spread of the records is available for those interested, as well as statistics on the ten most popular monarchs , and the most prolific readers top 10. The data may be browsed in several different ways. You can select indexes of the data that are ordered alphabetically, by dates, by ruling house or title or by some search string you specify. A new (July 99) feature is a list of chronological implausibilities identified by an automatic scan of the data.
For further details on sources see the bibliography and also User Contributed Data Files . Brian Tompsett University of Hull. Interment.net. Find A Grave. The National Archives. Britsih Library. UK & Ireland Genealogy.
England. Many sets of records were kept for England and Wales together, so that the problems of locating them and using them are very similar in the two countries.
For convenience such records are described here, rather than on the British Isles pages. Counties N.B. GENUKI is organised on the basis of historic counties. To find which GENUKI pages cover more modern counties and county boroughs, please see: Modern and Administrative Counties and County Boroughs. Information Related to all of England. Uk Genealogy-links. Free Genealogy Resources - Home. How to find family records using the best free Internet resources Bookmark This Site (Ctrl+D) There are literally millions of web pages on genealogy and it is easy to get lost so that you can't see the forest for the trees.
Where do you go first? Let's look at the sites that are likely to give you quick and easy results. UKIsearch.com : United Kingdom & Ireland Genealogy, Family Tree, and Surname Search. British-Genealogy.com is dedicated to British family history research. Cyndi's List. UK Online Parish Clerks. FreeREG. FreeBMD Home Page. Parish Registers. There are many websites offering online records, but the one that stands out above the rest is TheGenealogist.
This is a vast online research site, holding complete BMD and census records, along with Parish Registers, military records, directories, non-conformist records, and much more. Parish records are available in two formats - transcripts/database records and searchable printed books. The database records consist of easily searched transcripts of the original records which allow you to search on various fields and may also have linked images of the original registers. The searchable books consist of indexed books that were transcribed and published many years ago, many over 110 years old. These transcript books have then been OCR'd (Optical Character Recognition) to turn the pages into searchable text. The Parish Register Transcription Society. CORNWALL OPC. Lancashire OnLine Parish Clerk Project -
Essex Online Parish clerks. Warwickshire Online Parish Clerks. Important: please read the explanation of the scheme before contacting an Online Parish Clerk (OPC) (if you have previously read this explanation, jump to the list of parishes but please remember that new information is being added to this explanation, as well as to the table)
Parish registers & Online Transcriptions Archive. Looking for a particular name?
Select a parish and select baptism, marriage or burial and then Press CTRL+F and type in the name required What this means is that as well as transcriptions completed by ourselves, we will also include entries from volunteer transcribers. Links to other transcription web sites will also be included as it seems a waste of energy to duplicate the great work already completed by others. Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC) home page. Dorset OPC. Somerset Online Parish Clerks (Genealogy)