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Thursday’s Tips – England and Wales census records

I haven’t written a tip for a while because I have busy researching the American branches of my family, and I have been searching in so many collections that I didn’t know which collection to focus on.  Now that I am back to researching the UK branches, I am going to write about the collections… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – England and Wales census records

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Thursday’s Tips – Which subscription site should you choose?

I have covered the free websites I use for Australian research, which I have found is enough to build my family tree with the basic birth, death and marriage information. I get birth, death and marriage certificates when I feel I need to.  But there will come a time when I need to use a… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Which subscription site should you choose?

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Thursday’s Tips – Free UK Genealogy and the GRO Online Indexes

For the United Kingdom, my starting point is the three Free UK Genealogy sites: FreeBMD This site has free indexes to the births, deaths and marriages for England and Wales from since the beginning of civil registration in 1837.  I use this site for marriages. I sometimes use this for births and deaths, if I… Continue reading Thursday’s Tips – Free UK Genealogy and the GRO Online Indexes

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Free websites for family history research

In this post, I am sharing the free websites I am currently using.  So far, these websites are for Australia, New Zealand, England, Wales and Scotland.  I am also going to copy this post to my Resources section, and update it as I expand my research into other countries. Births Deaths and Marriages Births Deaths… Continue reading Free websites for family history research