Resources by county

UK BMD – Online Parish Clerks (OPC) websites

The term OPC refers to unpaid volunteers who collect, collate and transcribe records for various parishes. This site lists the details and links to OPC projects for the following parishes and counties: Aldbourne, Wiltshire; Calstock, Cornwall; Cornwall; Cornwood, Devon; Devon;…

Norfolk City Council – Norfolk Sources

A collection of images of archive material supplied by the Norfolk Record Office and the Norfolk Heritage Centre. Resources include:• Probate – Wills from 1800-1857• Broadsides – were used soon after the beginning of printing for royal proclamations and official…

Ludham Community Archive (Norfolk)

This site is designed to help you trace your family who came from the Norfolk village of Ludham. Includes information about the village, photographs, an index to the  graves in St Catherine’s Churchyard plus more. 

FamilySearch – London

The Historical Record Collections for the United Kingdom and Ireland include: • London Electoral Registers, 1847-1913 New

The Cheshire Archive and Local Studies Service

The following records are held: • Parish records from the 16th century onwards • Wills and probate records. Details of Cheshire wills for the period 1492-1940 are on the wills database and copies copies can be ordered online  • Poor…

Black Country History

This searchable website which allows users to find information about documents, maps, photographs, art works, objects and more held by archives and museums services within the Black Country which is an area located just to the west of Birmingham right…

The Keep

This archives centre offers access to the collections of the East Sussex Record Office, the Royal Pavilion & Museums Local History Collections and the University of Sussex Special Collections. There is online searching but access to the original varies from…

UK Genealogy Archives

This free site has a focus on the West Country (Devon, Dorset, Somerset, Cornwall, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire) but does include information for the Channel Islands, England, Isle of Man, Ireland, Scotland and Wales. The free online databases have original images…

The Times Obituaries – London

This site lists Greater London death notices, memorial notices, from The Times and other City of London death notice sources. Current notices are available but a fee may be required to access archived notices. New