Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

Archive for the ‘English Genealogy’ Category

Lancaster

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006

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Family tree for the following surnames Bentley, Briggs, Butterfield, Finney, Henderson, Lancaster, Myers, Nicholson, Whitehurst and Wood in Staffordshire and Lancashire. for more click here

Kerss

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006

Ancestors, photos of Northeast England, especially 1890s, including personal family tree. for more click here

Kane

Wednesday, May 17th, 2006

Genealogy of Newcastle-on-Tyne family and the Celtic origins of the surname. for more click here

B’s English Genealogy Page

Tuesday, May 16th, 2006

Lancashire Will Search is now available.
The page currently will allow you to search over 240 000 records including infra, supra, Halton, and wills proved at Richmond.

Order English/Welsh Civil Registration certificates for seven pounds (about $12-13 US) This service is now available to those outside of the UK. for more click here

DEBRETT ANCESTRY RESEARCH – PROFESSIONAL GENEALOGISTS

Tuesday, May 16th, 2006

For more than 200 years, Debrett have been the recognised experts in English, Irish, Scottish and Welsh genealogy with the publication of Debrett’s Peerage and Baronetage. for more click here

SOME NOTES ON MEDIEVAL ENGLISH GENEALOGY

Sunday, April 9th, 2006

What follows is an attempt at a brief, practical introduction to medieval English genealogy. for more click here

Emigration from Wales to America

Thursday, March 30th, 2006

One of the first Welsh settlers was Howell Powell who left Brecon for Virginia in 1642. In 1660 Charles II was restored to the English throne and religious intolerance increased. The Court of Great Sessions in Bala, north Wales had threatened Quakers with burning. Welsh Quakers bought 40,000 acres in Pennsylvania and left for America in 1682. for more click here

Timeline of English History

Wednesday, March 29th, 2006

For more click here

English Parish Records Collection, 1269-1930

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

The English parish records collection consists of microfilm copies of records of many parishes in the South West of England, particularly the counties of Devon, Dorset, Somerset and Hampshire. for more click here

English Parish Records

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

Parish records–primarily births, baptisms, marriages, and burials–provide the best source of vital record information in the centuries before civil registration.for more click here

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