Mailing lists, Message boards & forums

Ancestry Message Boards

Ancestry has a number of Message Boards which you can search for messages posts by others about particular surnames and locations Forum

A forum for family history research in Caithness in Scotland

Rootsweb Mailing lists.

Rootsweb has a number of mailing lists which you can subscribe to for free, in order to receive by email any messages by others about a particular surname or location.  There is also the option to browse or search the archives, for messages sent to the mailing list in the past

Rootsweb Message Boards.

Rootsweb also has a number of Message Boards for a number of surnames and locations.


This forum appears to be Norwegian, but I did find some posts on one of my main surnames in England   There is an option to view the English version, but it doesn’t translate everything.

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