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.


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.


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 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


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 list of Genealogy resource sites

People Finder

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

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

Helping bring the past alive Contains a free searchable online database

Researching the History of House

An interesting link provided to me from Mary at the Laurel Historical Society. Thanks Mary.

A Genealogists guide to tracing people from our past

Thanks to Carol and family for this one.

MAPCON – Genealogy Resources Online

Thanks to Henlee and Son Elliot for this one.

New York City: 1900s History, Development, and Real Estate

Thanks to Amelia and her Mother for this one. And thanks to Barbara and her Students at for using my site in their research.

Australian Genealogy Links

Births, Deaths and Marriages Registries in Australia

NSW – New South Wales

SA – South Australia

ACT – Australian Capital Territory

NT – Northern Territory

Qld – Queensland

Tas – Tasmania

Vic – Victoria

WA – Western Australia

Other Australian Births, Marriages and Deaths Resources

National Library of Australia

Indexes held by the library

Genealogy Resources

For Family Historians

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

National Archives of Australia

Family Historian Information

Australian War Memorial

Family History Links