1901 Census Online
Allows people to trace over 400 million people living in England and Wales between 1841-1901, with the option of viewing images of the original documents.
Official website dedicated to making available the 1911 census of England and Wales for genealogical researchers; includes background on the census and a guide to using the resource.
Offers a database featuring outward passenger lists for long distance voyages leaving the British Isles from 1890 to 1960.
Anglo-Italian Family History Society
Provides help to people trying to trace their Italian ancestry anywhere in the United Kingdom and back to Italy; with details of membership, journal, resources available, and contacts.
The Barge Men
A site offering information and research details of barge workers that worked and lived on the waterways of Middlesex, Kent, Surrey and Essex.
Provides useful resources, forums and links to help trace your family history.
Families In British India Society (FIBIS)
Devoted to researching the family history of members whose ancestors lived or worked in India or South Asia between 1600 and 1947; includes details of membership, subscription costs, research services and resources, publications and contacts.
Family History Directory
A categorised and alphabetical resource of genealogy and family history sites including cemeteries and burial grounds, maps, electoral registers and census links.
Offers comprehensive facilities allowing you to search the databases for Civil Registration records from 1866-2005 for births, marriages and deaths.
Brings together data from Family History Societies across the UK and makes it available to family historians and genealogists researching their family trees.
Former Children's Homes
Shares memories and information about former children's homes, orphanages, cottage homes and other institutions for children.
Free genealogy listings site encompassing a range of genealogy related articles, hobbies, help and guide sections.
Genealogy Forum UK
An online discussion forum for all things genealogy. Requires registration to post.
Genealogical collection of information of Great Britain and advice for those getting started.
Gidman One Name Study
Provides extensive information on the surname Gidman, as researched by one amateur genealogist.
Digital library of local and trade directories for England and Wales, from 1750 to 1919. It contains high quality reproductions of comparatively rare books, essential tools for research into local and genealogical history.
Family history website able to match reseachers with others researching the same ancestors.
Moving Here: Tracing Your Roots
A guide to how people can find out when and how a family first came to England and where they settled. Includes archive material from nationwide sources and sections focused on Caribbean, Irish, Jewish and South Asian research.
Guide to more than four hundred collections of overseas missionary materials held in the UK and contains a collection-level description of each collection including valuable background information and a summary of contents.
Open Genealogy Alliance
Asserts that in this digital age, financial and practical restrictions on access to genealogical records should be removed.
Provides a resource for family searches throughout the gypsy community including births, deaths and marriages.
Thesaurus of British Surnames
On-going project to develop and manage an online thesaurus of British surname variants. Offers details of the project's aims, meetings and steering group.
Provides links to web sites that offer on-line transcriptions of UK births, marriages, deaths and censuses.