Finding Ancestors in England

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When researching in England it is best to be aware of the date of July 1837.  This is the date at which [England Civil Registration] began.  If you are searching for someone who was born, married, or died after 1837 in England then you can search for the individual at  [http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl Free BMD].  This searches the index of [[Civil Registration|England Civil Registration]].   
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When researching in England it is best to be aware of the date of July 1837.  This is the date at which [England Civil Registration] began.  If you are searching for someone who was born, married, or died after 1837 in England then you can search for the individual at  [http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl Free BMD].  This searches the index of [[England Civil Registration|Civil Registration]].   
 
More information about searching these records can be found at the link above.
 
More information about searching these records can be found at the link above.
  
 
This article is a stub and needs additional content added
 
This article is a stub and needs additional content added

Revision as of 12:43, 13 June 2008

Before beginning this specific article you may want to read the more general article [Portal:Family History For Beginners|Basics of Family History Research].

Civil Registration

When researching in England it is best to be aware of the date of July 1837. This is the date at which [England Civil Registration] began. If you are searching for someone who was born, married, or died after 1837 in England then you can search for the individual at Free BMD. This searches the index of Civil Registration. More information about searching these records can be found at the link above.

This article is a stub and needs additional content added