Genealogy Links

This page contains links to Genealogy sites I’ve found useful in my own Family Tree research or I have been advised about.

Family Search.org

Free Family History, Family Tree, and Genealogy Records and Resources from Around the World created by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Free BMD

Free BMD is an ongoing project, the aim of which is to transcribe the Civil Registration index of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales, and to provide free Internet access to the transcribed records

Free CEN

This site provides a free to view online searchable database of the 19th century UK census returns.

Free REG

This site provides a free to view online searchable database of Parish Registers

My Heritage

I use the Family Tree Builder program from My Heritage, it creates a nice book report.

Ancestry

The main site I use for looking up Family History, and the creators of Family Tree Maker which I use.

Find My Past

Another resource site I use for research, I use it to find Rockey’s which I then look up on other sites.

Direct Gov UK

This page explains the GRO index reference number which I have listed on the Rockey Genes Late BMD page quoting the certificate index reference reduces the time it takes for Gov staff to find the record allowing you to receive your certificate sooner

GENUKI

GenUKI contains a large collection of genealogical information pages for
England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man.

The UK National Archives

I’ve found wills and other useful information here.

Burkes Peerage

The definitive guide to the genealogical history of the Royal Families of Europe, the aristocratic and the historical families of the British Isles, they have a nice guide to tracing your history here.

Google Books results on Burke’s Books

for Burke’s genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry

Coraweb

A website by Australian Cora Num containing 1650 links to Australian and International Genealogy Resource sites

CyndiĆ¢’s List

A website that contains a massive 291,330+ links for Family History

Archives.com

Archives.com list of Genealogy resource sites

People Finder

People Search Genealogy Resources, Thanks to Melanie at www.districtlibrary.org for this one.

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

Helping bring the past alive Contains a free searchable online database

Australian Genealogy Links

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registries in Australia

NSW – New South Wales

http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/

SA – South Australia

http://www.ocba.sa.gov.au/bdm/

ACT – Australian Capital Territory

http://www.ors.act.gov.au/bdm/index.html

NT – Northern Territory

http://www.nt.gov.au/justice/bdm/index.shtml

Qld – Queensland

http://www.justice.qld.gov.au/bdm/

Tas – Tasmania

http://www.justice.tas.gov.au/bdm/

Vic – Victoria

http://bdm.vic.gov.au/

WA – Western Australia

http://www.bdm.dotag.wa.gov.au/

Other Australian Births, Marriages and Deaths Resources

National Library of Australia

Indexes held by the library

http://www.nla.gov.au/collect/genealogy/bdm/

Genealogy Resources

http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/genelist.html

For Family Historians

http://www.nla.gov.au/infoserv/family.html

TroveA searchable website on the collections of the National Library of Australia

http://trove.nla.gov.au/

National Archives of Australia

Family Historian Information

http://www.naa.gov.au/services/family-historians/index.aspx

Australian War Memorial

Family History Links

http://www.awm.gov.au/research/family.asp