The General Register Office Births, Deaths and Marriage Indexes as well as the General Register Office Scotland Births, Deaths and Marriage Indexes have been extracted and indexed. In addition details of all the Wills proved have been extracted and indexed. Details of all of these can he consulted on the website of the Guild of One Name Studies using the following link The Full archive

Everyone will know that there are also many other websites relating to Genealogy and it can be a mine field in trying to wotk out the bext to use. The following list are some of the main ones that I use.

Of the commercial sites I use predominantlyfindmypast but I also use Ancestry for the material not on findmypast

But these sites don't cover every thing or occationally you will get struck with a problem so have to resort to others. The following is a list of the main sites that I use in these cases.

Civil Registration

UKBMD is an umbrella site for many others and has hundreds of links on lots of topics


There is really only one wbsite for research into Scottish records and that is Scotlands People