DON'S TOP 30 ENGLISH GENEALOGY WEBSITES

ęCopyright 2008 by Donald R. Snow

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WELCOME AND INTRODUCTION TO CLASS
INSTRUCTIONS AND HELPS
PORTALS, GATEWAYS, OR COLLECTIONS OF LINKS
REPOSITORIES AND SEARCHES
DATABASES
MAPS, GAZETTEERS, AND DIRECTORIES
CONCLUSION
  • There are many more good websites for English family history research and the section of portals above will lead you to many.
  • Can also find many by Google searches for terms you are interesting in

ASSIGNMENT
  1. Click on some of these links and see what kinds of things are there.
  2. Find the distribution of a surname of one of your ancestors in the UK from the website shown under Maps and Gazetteers. Which counties is it most common in? Which ethnicity?
  3. Go to http://wiki.familysearch.org and find something of interest to you for English research.
  4. Try a Google search for terms like 'London marriage indexes' and see what you find.

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