United Kingdom & Ireland - Wales

National Library of Wales (NLW)

Use the Discover Tab > NLW Resources > More NLW Resources for access to an alphabetical list of free digital resources. They include:• Archives and Manuscripts• Crime and Punishment – Information about crimes, criminals and punishments included in the gaol…

FamilySearch – Wales

The Historical Record Collections for the United Kingdom and Ireland include:• Births and Baptisms, 1541-1907 • Deaths and Burials, 1586-1885 • Marriages, 1541-1900• Anglesey, Parish Registers, 1538-1912 • Brecknockshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912 • Caernarvonshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1912 • Cardiganshire, Parish…

Federation of Family History Societies

The Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) is an educational charity with over 180 member societies throughout the world. Most of them focus on a particular geographical area or on a specific surname but there are also a variety of…

GENUKI – List of Family History and Genealogy Societies

This page provides means of finding information about societies whose interests relate to the UK & Ireland as a whole plus links to GENUKI pages listing societies that are devoted to smaller geographical areas, such as individual counties or regional…

The National Archives – Hospital Records Database (UK)

This database provides information on the existence and location of the records of UK hospitals. There are currently over 2,800 entries, which have been compiled by the Wellcome Library. These can be found by searching the database. Information includes:• The…

Ancestor-search.info

This well designed gateway site aims to provide all the basic links for those tracing their English and Welsh ancestors. It describes the main sources of information in clear understandable terms. There are lots of useful hints and tips. A…

Findmypast – United Kingdom – Armed Forces & Conflict

Findmypast is a commercial family history site offering access to a worldwide collection of records. There are free searches available but a subscription or Pay As You Go  is needed to access transcripts and/or copies of the digitised original records.…