Rodbourne Community History Group

Rodbourne Community History Group started out as the Rodbourne Living Story Project in 2003 and comprises mainly local residents. Rodbourne is a suburb of Swindon in Wiltshire. The Group aims to make a permanent record of the community for the…

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;…

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…

Findmypast – United Kingdom Records- Life Events (BMDs)

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.…

Wiltshire Family History Society

The Wiltshire Family History Society was founded in 1981 with the aim to encourage the study of family history, including both Wiltshire ancestry of people world-wide and world-wide ancestry of Wiltshire residents. There are branches at Chippenham & Calne, Devizes,…

Richard Heaton’s Family History Homepage

This site includes an index (link at top of page) to 13,000+ names in the Windsor and Eton Express (1826-1842) plus indexes to soldiers, police and pubs, inns & beer houses. 2,800+ names from the 1539 North Wiltshire Musters have…

Wiltshire BMD

Online birth, marriage and death indexes from 1837 (ongoing).