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These are links to some (mostly) genealogy-related websites that I have found useful in my research:
Family Search The LDS Family Search Web Site
The National Archives The National Archives for England (formerly The Public Record Office)
GENUKI The premiere resource for United Kingdom & Ireland genealogy information.
Society of Genealogists Home Page for the Society, whose library holds a vast collection of material, including the UK's largest collection of parish register transcripts.
Guild of One-Name Studies Home Page for the Guild of One-Name Studies.The online Register of Names being researched can be checked on the site.
London Metropolitan Archives The repository for the archives of the London Metropolitan area. The place for documents, books, maps, prints and photographs about London and Londoners. The LMA now also holds most of the archive material relating to the City of London which was previously held at the Guildhall Library.
Guildhall Library The Library holds the City Business Collection and other archives and also houses a very large reference library and printed book collection.
Westminster Archives The archive for the records of the City of Westminster.
Free BMD The GRO birth, marriage and death indexes online - about 206 million entries at present - but growing all the time!
What's in a name? Some very unusual names taken from the GRO birth, marriage and death indexes.
History of the Workhouse If you are at all interested in where some of your ancestors may have spent part of their lives when poverty struck, you really should visit this site! It is a most fascinating and detailed look at all aspects of the Workhouse and its history.
Alan Godfrey Maps Old Ordnance Survey Maps - These maps are invaluable for historians and genealogists. More than 2,500 titles have been issued in this major series of reprints of Old Ordnance Survey Maps of towns throughout Britain and Ireland. They are very reasonably priced too!
Underground History Disused Stations on London's Underground - Absolutely nothing to do with genealogy! However, this is a really fascinating look at these abandoned stations and the uses to which some of them have been put over the years. With lots of photos and facts, this site is guaranteed to sidetrack you for at least a couple of hours!
Derelict London Absolutely fascinating photographic record of the derelict and abandoned buildings of London. Including derelict shops, pubs, toilets, cinemas, theatres, cars, hospitals, waterways, post offices, people & much more!



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Updated: 27 August 2015