Links to useful websites
I have checked the accuracy of all these URLs.
However, as website addresses can change, please let me know if you find any errors or have problems reaching these sites.
Family and Local History
Genuki the essential site for UK and Ireland genealogy
Rootsweb extensive site, links to mailing lists etc.
LDS (Mormon) Church resources the familysearch site – IGI, Ancestral File, Library Catalogue etc.
Manorial Documents Register search for location of manor court rolls
Access to Archives search the databases of English Archives
Archives Hub collections in UK Universities and Colleges
Commonwealth War Graves Commission locate your military ancestorsí graves
FreeBMD project to provide GRO indexes of English and Welsh births, marriages and deaths online
Free CEN UK census online project
Free REG project to provide online transcripts of parish and nonconformist registers in the UK
Historical Directories search and view British 19th century trade directories
Guild of One-Name Studies research into particular surnames
Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) organisation for co-ordinating family history
Cyndiís List links to many thousands of genealogy websites
West Yorkshire Archive Service offices in Wakefield, Leeds, Bradford, Halifax and Huddersfield
Old-Maps extensive digital historic map archive
Old Bailey Trials from 1674-1834
Pay-Per-View family history sites
Find My Past civil registration indexes of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales
Ancestry.co.uk parish register and census transcripts
Boyle and Petyt School Beamsley, near Bolton Abbey
links to places associated with William and Sylvester Petyt
Parish of Atherton includes transcripts of parish registers and trade directories
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