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Wales, Wales : Classification : National

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Classification:Census, National
Title:1939 Register from Find My Past
Link:1939 Register from Find My Past
Description:41 million lives recorded in one day at the outbreak of World War II
Extra Info:Records of people younger than 100 and still alive, or who died after 1991 are officially closed.
Classification:GRO BMD, Births, Deaths, Marriages, National, Parish Records, Wills / Probate
Title:Birth, Marriage & Death Certificates - BMD Index
Link:Birth, Marriage & Death Certificates - BMD Index
Description:Complete GRO indexes online & Non-Parochial BMDs service. Includes overseas BMD's for armed forces.
Extra Info:Includes Pre-1837 Non-Conformist BMDs
Classification:GRO BMD, Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Deaths, Marriages, National, Parish Records, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Find My Past - BMD's, Parish Records and More
Link:Find My Past - BMD's, Parish Records and More
Description:Find My Past - BMD's, Parish Records and More
Classification:Census, National
Title:Find My Past's England and Wales Census Land and Survey Records
Link:Find My Past's England and Wales Census Land and Survey Records
Description:Find My Past's England and Wales Census Land and Survey Records
Extra Info:Censuses for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901, 1911, 1921 and various others.
Classification:Census, National
Title:Genes Reunited's Censuses
Link:Genes Reunited's  Censuses
Description:Censuses for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1891, 1901 and 1911
Classification:GRO BMD, Births, Deaths, Marriages, National
Title:Genes Reunited's BMD
Link:Genes Reunited's BMD
Description:Birth, Marriage and Death Indexes 1837-2006
Extra Info:Includes WW1 & WW2 death records.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Deaths, Marriages, One Name Study, National
Title:Guild of One-Name Studies
Description:Surnames Registered with the Guild of One-Name Studies
Extra Info:A good place to start and see if your surname is being researched. The guild maintains a list of registered one name studies, many of which have data and information online.
Classification:Baptisms, Births, Burials / Cremations, Deaths, Marriages, One Name Study, National
Title:The Surname Society
Description:The Surname Society - encouraging members to collaborate in their surname studies
Extra Info:Membership is open to any individual, group or association with an interest in surname studies, regardless of their location in the world, the surname studied, or level of research expertise. One registration fee allows you to register multiple surnames.
Classification:Births, Deaths, General, Marriages, Obituaries, National
Title:British Newspaper Archive
Description:Explore over 200 years of history - British Newspaper Archive
Extra Info:Access also available via selected subscriptions to Find My Past and Genes Reunited
Classification:Census, National
Title:British Surnames
Description:Research the origins and distribution of your surname
Extra Info:Information on similar surnames, most common surnames, surname distribution maps as well as surname meanings and etymologies.
Classification:Divorces, National
Title:Civil Divorce Records, 1858-1918
Link:Civil Divorce Records, 1858-1918
Description:Civil Divorce Records, 1858-1918
Classification:National, War Memorials & Other Memorials
Title:Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Description:Commonwealth War Graves Commission.
Classification:Births, Deaths, Obituaries, National
Title:Dictionary of Welsh Biography
Description:Dictionary of Welsh Biography
Extra Info:Many thousand concise biographies of individuals who have made a significant contribution to national life, whether in Wales or more widely. Includes birth and death dates for many entries.
Classification:GRO BMD, Births, Deaths, Marriages, National
Title:Free BMD
Link:Free BMD
Description:GRO Civil Registration Indexes
Extra Info:Based on the GRO's secondary indexes.
Classification:Census, National
Title:FreeCen Project
Link:FreeCen Project
Description:FreeCen Project
Extra Info:A 'free-to-view' online searchable database of the 19th century UK census returns.
Classification:Baptisms, Burials / Cremations, Marriages, National, Parish Records
Title:FreeReg Project
Link:FreeReg Project
Description:Transcriptions for Parish Registers
Classification:GRO BMD, National
Title:GRO BMD Registration Information
Link:GRO BMD Registration Information
Description:Government BMD Registration Information
Classification:Burials / Cremations, Census, Marriages, National
Title:JewishGen: The Home of Jewish Genealogy
Description:JewishGen UK Database
Classification:GRO BMD, National
Title:Marriage Locator
Description:Cracking the code of the GRO Marriage Index
Extra Info:If your county of interest has a Local BMD website, you are recommended to check there first as many of the Local BMD websites identify the marriage venue directly. Otherwise this site aims to indentify the marriage venue based on the GRO index.
Classification:DNA Research, National
Description:Where the Middle Ages begin.
Extra Info:Includes the largest-ever study of Viking genetics
Classification:General, National
Title:named: by PublicProfiler
Description:Predicting places from names in the UK
Extra Info:The website is part of a wider research project funded by the ESRC.
Classification:GRO BMD, Births, Census, Deaths, Marriages, National
Title:People Finder from
Link:People Finder from
Description:1861 Census, GRO BMD index 1837-2004, Electoral Rolls & Business Directories.
Classification:General, National, Heir Hunters / Probate Researchers, Family Tracing Services
Title:People Trace UK
Description:People Trace UK
Extra Info:Electoral rolls search.
Classification:National, Wills / Probate
Title:Search probate records for documents and wills
Description:Search the government's probate records for documents and wills
Extra Info:UK Government Probate Search for Wills and Probate
Title:Society of Genealogists
Description:County Sources in the Library of the Society of Genealogists
Extra Info:An important source of off-line information.
Classification:Births, Deaths, Marriages, National
Title:The Jewish Chronicle Archives
Link:The Jewish Chronicle Archives
Description:The Jewish Chronicle from 1841 - search Births, Marriages and Deaths announcements.
Classification:GRO BMD, National
Title:The National Archives
Description:Explore over 1,000 Years of History from Domesday to the Present Day
Classification:National, Wills / Probate
Title:The National Archives Online Collections
Description:The National Archives - Collection of Digitised Public Records
Classification:Adoption Records, National
Title:UK Birth Adoption Register
Description:UK Birth Adoption Register
Extra Info:The Contact Register was founded by Missing Links UK in association with as a resource for all adopted people, birth parents, brothers, sisters and extended natural family, to get in contact with one another, to register their interest.
Classification:National, Wills / Probate
Title:WILLS - Find a Will from UK Government Site
Description:Search for the will or probate of any person in the UK who died in or after 1858
Extra Info:UK Government Probate Search for Wills and Probate, including wills of soldiers who died while serving in the British armed forces between 1850 and 1986

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