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Yorkshire, England : Classification : Monumental Inscriptions


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Monumental Inscriptions are the transcriptions of the text on the gravestone or tombstone of an individual. In many cases there will be multiple burials in one grave so the inscription will provide information about other family members.

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Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, DNA Project, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:AUDLEY Family History
Link:http://www.audleyfamilyhistory.com
Description:AUDLEY Family History
Extra Info:Research for the name AUDLEY and variants such as AIDLEY.
Classification:DNA Project, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:AUTY One-Name Study Database
Link:http://www.autygenealogy.org
Description:AUTY One-Name Study
Extra Info:Researching AUTY, AWTY, AUTIE, AUGHTY, OTTY and variants
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Barnsley Cemeteries Project - The Dearne Memorial Group
Link:http://www.cemeteries.org.uk/
Description:Barnsley Cemeteries Project - The Dearne Memorial Group
Extra Info:Searchable index with plans of the cemeteries. Purchase of search tokens required for full information.
Classification:Births, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:BRAILSFORD Family Name
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:BRAILSFORD Family Name and Variants
Extra Info:Includes some not in the published indexes. 1849, 1856, 1858, 1861.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:BREW One Name Study
Link:http://brew.clients.ch/BrewONS.htm
Description:BREW One Name Study
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, Wills / Probate
Title:British Settlers on Argentina and Uruguay
Link:http://www.argbrit.org/
Description:British Settlers on Argentina and Uruguay
Extra Info:Many of the marriage records indicate place of birth.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Calderdale - Visual Archive
Link:http://www.calderdale.gov.uk/wtw/
Description:Calderdale - Visual Archive
Classification:Banns, Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Calverley Information and Historical Data
Link:http://www.calverley.info
Description:Calverley, Farnley and Hampsthwaite Village Records
Extra Info:Includes church records and nonconformist records.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Cemeteries - British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia
Link:http://www.bacsa.org.uk/
Description:British Association for Cemeteries in South Asia
Extra Info:Click on BACSA projects for some transcriptions.
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Burial Plots, Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Cemeteries of the World
Link:http://www.interment.net/uk/index.htm
Description:Cemeteries of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland
Extra Info:Some places are under the new counties, such as some areas of Yorkshire and Durham are under Cleveland, Lancashire places under Greater Manchester etc.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Cemetery - Lister Lane, Halifax
Link:http://www.listerlanecemetery.co.uk/
Description:Lister Lane Cemetery, Halifax - Selected Transcriptions
Classification:Banns, Baptisms, Births, Bishops Transcripts, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:CHITTENDEN One Name Study
Link:http://www.chittenden.com.au/
Description:CHITTENDEN One Name Study
Classification:Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Chris Newhall's Family History
Link:http://www.rebus.demon.co.uk/
Description:Chris Newhall's Family History
Extra Info:Includes NEWHALL, BAILEY, BEECH, CATLEY and many other surnames.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:CLENDIN and variants such as GLENDINNING One Name Study
Link:http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~clendin/
Description:Clendin, Glendinning and variants One Name Study
Extra Info:Mainly around the English / Scottish Borders. Scroll down to the bottom of the main page for online records.
Classification:Baptisms, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Cleveland Family History Society
Link:http://www.clevelandfhs.org.uk/
Description:Cleveland Family History Society
Extra Info:Includes online marriage records for Leeds and Whitby and non conformist baptisms.
Classification:Banns, Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:CLUETT / CLEWETT Records and One Name Study
Link:http://www.cluett.org.uk/
Description:CLUETT / CLEWETT Records and One Name Study
Extra Info:Part way down the home page is the Search link.
Classification:Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:CUFFLIN and GRAY One Name Study
Link:http://cufflin.homestead.com/cufflin.html
Description:CUFFLIN and GRAY One Name Study
Extra Info:Also includes Cufflings. Mainly Leicestershire records.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials, Wills / Probate
Title:DRING Family History
Link:http://www.sussexbarn.com/dring/index.htm
Description:DRING Family History
Classification:Baptisms, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:DUCKETT One Name Study
Link:http://duckett.one-name.net
Description:Research News for Duckett, Ducat, Duckitt, Duggett & other Variations of Duket
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:DUGMORE's of the Past
Link:http://www.ancestorsofbirmingham.com/dugmore/dugmo...
Description:DUGMORE's of the Past
Extra Info:DUGMORE's family name, mainly concentrated in the Midlands area.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:EARDLEY Family Genealogy Resources
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20150813093905/http://...
Description:EARDLEY Family Genealogy Resources
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site. Most information still seems to be accessible.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:EARLAM Family History
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20150411030403/http://...
Description:EARLAM Family History
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site no longer active. Most information still seems to be available. A resource for those with EARLAM relatives.
Classification:Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:GANDER / GANDAR One Name Study
Link:http://www.gander-name.info/
Description:GANDER / GANDAR One Name Study
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Gisburn Parish Website
Link:http://www.gisburn.org.uk/
Description:Gisburn Parish Website
Extra Info:Lots of information about the village and its history.
Classification:Deaths, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:GLASBY One Name Study
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20110129005717/http://g...
Description:GLASBY One Name Study
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site. Most information still seems to be available.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Gravestone Photographs
Link:http://www.gravestonephotos.com/
Description:Gravestone Photographs
Extra Info:A great free resource which aims to collect many more photographs and details. Includes a surname search to help find your ancestors. Have you got any gravestone photographs that you could contribute?
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials, Wills / Probate
Title:Grewelthorpe Village Website
Link:http://www.grewelthorpe.org.uk/
Description:Grewelthorpe Village Website
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Place Study
Title:Hartshead One Place Study
Link:http://www.hartsheadops.co.uk/
Description:Hartshead-cum-Clifton One Place Study
Extra Info:Click members area for baptisms and burial index. Ongoing project - more information will be added.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:HICSON, HIKSON, HIGSON, HICKSONNE, HIXON, HICKSON and Variants One Name Study.
Link:http://www.hicksons.org/index.html
Description:Hicson, Hikson, Higson, Hicksonne, Hixon, Hickson and Variants One Name Study.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:HOGARTH Family Website
Link:http://www.hogarth.org.uk/
Description:HOGARTH Family Website
Extra Info:Click on reference section for records.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:HOGGARTH Genealogy
Link:http://www.hoggarth.co.uk/
Description:HOGGARTH Genealogy
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:HOLLINGWORTH One Name Study
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20110611071735/http://h...
Description:HOLLINGWORTH One Name Study
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site -most information still seems to be available. HOLLINGWORTH and variations.
Classification:Census, Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Honley Cemetery Monumental Inscriptions
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Honley Cemetery Monumental Inscriptions
Extra Info:Also includes 1811 census for Honley.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records
Title:Internet Archive
Link:http://archive.org/
Description:Internet Archive
Extra Info:Has many scanned books and parish registers. Click on texts and then search the archive. Note baptism and baptisms give different results. Also try parish records.
Classification:Births, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Wills / Probate
Title:Isle of Axholme Roots
Link:http://www.red1st.com/
Description:Isle of Axholme Roots
Extra Info:A host of information for those with roots in the Isle of Axholme. Can also add your own information to expand the site.
Classification:Births, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Pedigrees
Title:JESSON Family Home Page
Link:http://myweb.tiscali.co.uk/jessonfamily/
Description:JESSON Family Tree Data From Around the World
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials, Wills / Probate
Title:Kirkby Malhamdale Local and Family History Pages
Link:http://www.kirkbymalham.info/
Description:Kirkby Malhamdale Local and Family History Pages
Extra Info:The website provides an extensive range of information for both local and family historians.
Classification:Census, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, One Name Study
Title:KISSACK Genealogy
Link:http://www.kissack.co.uk/
Description:KISSACK Genealogy
Extra Info:Mainly on the Isle of Man.
Classification:Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:KNIFTON One Name Study
Link:http://www.knifton.net/
Description:KNIFTON One Name Study
Classification:Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:LONGMORE Genealogy Resources
Link:http://www.msheppard.com/
Description:LONGMORE Genealogy Resources
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Officers Died Website
Link:http://glosters.tripod.com/index.html
Description:Officers Died Website
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials, Wills / Probate
Title:ORMEROD Family Website
Link:http://www.ormerod.uk.net/index.htm
Description:ORMEROD Family Website
Extra Info:OMEROD and variants such as ORMEROID.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Parish of Almondbury - Annals of the Church and Parish
Link:http://archive.org/details/annalschurchand00hulbgo...
Description:Parish of Almondbury - Annals of the Church and Parish
Extra Info:Online book. Includes some monumental inscriptions from the church and churchyard.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Parish of Halifax - Monumental Inscriptions
Link:http://archive.org/details/monumentalotheri00hali
Description:Parish of Halifax - Monumental Inscriptions
Extra Info:Online book.
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records
Title:Parish of Kirkburton - A History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyandtopog00morego...
Description:Parish of Kirkburton - A History
Extra Info:Online book. Includes a few extracts from the parish registers - especially long lived persons. Some monumental inscriptions from the church and churchyard.
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Parish of Wakefield - A Historical Sketch
Link:http://archive.org/details/historicsketchof00sissi...
Description:Parish of Wakefield - A Historical Sketch
Extra Info:Online book. Includes monumental inscriptions from the church and some burials.
Classification:Banns, Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Parish Registers of Barwick-in-Elmet, Yorkshire
Link:http://archive.org/details/willsregistersmo00barwr...
Description:Parish Registers of Barwick-in-Elmet, Yorkshire
Extra Info:Online book. Registers for 1600-1812, also includes wills to 1750 and monumental inscriptions in the church and churchyard..
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Pedigrees, Wills / Probate
Title:Parish Registers of Batley and Other Records
Link:Batley Records
Description:Parish Registers of Batley and Other Records
Extra Info:Selected parish records 1559-1781, some wills, monumental inscriptions, pedigrees, wills and more.
Classification:Births, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study
Title:PINCKNEY - The site for all UK PINCKNEYs
Link:http://www.john-pinckney.co.uk/family/index.htm
Description:PINCKNEY - The site for all UK PINCKNEYs and Variants
Extra Info:Includes references to Pinckey, Pinckine, Pinckney, Pincknye, Pincney, Pinkene, Pinken, Pinkeny, Pinkine, Pinkney.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions, Obituaries
Title:Police Roll of Honour
Link:http://www.policememorial.org.uk/
Description:The National Police Officers Roll of Honour
Classification:Banns, Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials, Wills / Probate
Title:PRATLEY One Name Study
Link:http://www.pratley.info/
Description:PRATLEY One Name Study
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Railway and Canal Historical Society
Link:http://www.rchs.org.uk/
Description:Railway and Canal Historical Society
Extra Info:Click on History for access to memorial and monuments search.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:RAINE Family Genealogy
Link:http://www.rainegenealogy.com/
Description:RAINE Family Genealogy
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions
Title:Ripon Cathedral and its Burial Ground
Link:http://riponmi.nwdb.co.uk/
Description:Ripon Cathedral and its Burial Ground
Classification:Census, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:ROE Family, also the BRYAN and STANGER Families of Whitby
Link:http://www.roe-bryan-genealogy.org.uk/
Description:ROE Family, also the BRYAN and STANGER Families of Whitby
Classification:Baptisms, Bishops Transcripts, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:RUSHWORTH Surname and its Variants
Link:http://www.rushworth.com/
Description:RUSHWORTH Surname and its Variants
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:SERCOMBE, SIRCOMBE, SURCOMBE, or SIRCOM One Name study
Link:http://www.mit.edu/~dfm/genealogy/sercombe.html
Description:A Compilation of SERCOMBE Families
Extra Info:Scroll down to sources of information.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records
Title:Skelton-in-Cleveland History
Link:https://skeltonhistorygroup.wordpress.com/
Description:Skelton-in-Cleveland History
Extra Info:Includes deaths in the mines.
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Monumental Inscriptions, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Soldiers' Memorials Website
Link:http://www.angelfire.com/mp/memorials/memindz1.htm
Description:Soldiers' Memorials Website
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:South Bradford Local History Alliance
Link:http://www.sblha.com/
Description:South Bradford Local History Alliance
Extra Info:Covers Low Moor, Wyke, Oakenshaw, Wibsey, Shelf, Bierley, Buttershaw and area. Includes war memorials of the area.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:STERRY One Name Study
Link:http://www.sterryworldwide.com/
Description:STERRY One Name Study
Extra Info:Includes extracts from civil registration, parish records and marriage licences.
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records
Title:The North Yorkshire Moors Monumental Inscriptions
Link:http://www.staithes.demon.co.uk/NYMMI.html
Description:The North Yorkshire Moors Monumental Inscriptions Project
Classification:Census, Monumental Inscriptions
Title:The Simpson Genealogy Page
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:The Simpson Genealogy Page
Extra Info:Not just SIMPSON name, also MARRINER and others. Also possible to search for names in the census extracts.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Wills / Probate
Title:The Society of Genealogists (SOG)
Link:http://www.sog.org.uk/
Description:The Society of Genealogists (SOG)
Extra Info:Can search for a surname for free, however a membership is required to access the detailed information. Click Search to see a list of the data online.
Classification:Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:THRALE / THRALL - History and Genealogy
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20130718055006/http://t...
Description:THRALE / THRALL - History and Genealogy
Extra Info:An archived copy - most information stills seems to be available.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Todmorden and Walsden
Link:http://www.todmordenandwalsden.co.uk
Description:Todmorden and Walsden Parish data and censuses
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Wills / Probate
Title:TONG / TONGE / TONGUE Genealogy
Link:http://www.tongefamily.info/
Description:TONG / TONGE / TONGUE Genealogy
Extra Info:Mainly around Lancashire and Manchester.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Monumental Inscriptions, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Wakefield Family History Sharing Website
Link:http://www.wakefieldfhs.org.uk/index.shtml
Description:Wakefield Family History Sharing Website
Extra Info:Scroll down the page for census transcriptions, and other indexes.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Census, Deaths, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:WANLESS Web - A One Name Study
Link:http://www.wanlessweb.org/TNG/index.php
Description:WANLESS Web - A One Name Study of the surnames surnames Wanless, Wandless, Wanlass, Wandlass, Wanliss, and Wanlace
Classification:Monumental Inscriptions, One Name Study, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:WESTMORELAND / WESTMORLAND Worldwide Study
Link:http://www.westmoreland-worldwide.org.uk/
Description:WESTMORELAND / WESTMORLAND Worldwide Study
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, Monumental Inscriptions, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Yorkshire Dales Family History
Link:http://www.dalesgenealogy.com/
Description:Yorkshire Dales Family History
Extra Info:Parish register and census extracts plus more

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