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How to find your English ancestors in the church records.
This lesson will help you determine what you need to get started with English research. During the lesson, you will learn about the basic family history research process. You will learn about English jurisdictions, the three major record groups in England and how to utilize the websites to access records. Useful web links and printable forms are included in the lesson.
Learn how to find your ancestor in estate duty records, and how to obtain copies of the detailed register entries. See examples of how to use online resources from FamilySearch, the National Archives of the United Kingdom, FindMyPast, and Ancestry to locate and obtain estate duty records. Learn how to see other records and indexes on microfilm through the Family History Centers. Part 3 of 3
By 1851, did you know that over 20 percent of England’s and over 50 percent of Wales’ populations were adherents to its numerous dissenting or Nonconformist religions? The researcher will find out how to access the outstanding websites and original records to these various denominations. And, how to recognize if an ancestor was likely a Nonconformist and how to overcome the challenging aspects of researching them.