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Useful links for Genealogy.

As you are probably aware, there are now thousands, if not millions, of genealogy web sites. 
These are just some that members have recommended.  If you have some that you think should be listed here, then let us know.

Ultimate Beginners Guide to Genealogy

"A Guide to Genealogy" primer

Global & U.S.A.United Kingdom & Ireland
New Zealand & Australia
Cyndi's List of Genealogy Sites on the Internet

download David Bryant's
list of Key Internet Genealogy sites
links for Building a Family Tree web-site
Topics for Writing One's Family History

10 million UK GRO records at FreeBMD

Local BMD - Sites with indexes based on original Register Office Records

There are two sets of Birth, Marriage and Death indexes in the UK; the original indexes held by the local register offices and a secondary index created by the General Register Office."A good explanation is at
New Zealand placenames, with Latitude and Longitude and NZMG references

Australian and online resources:
books, images, historic newspapers, maps, music, archives and more

Latter Day Saints . Family Search . . . . Family History Library Catalogue

UK Maps: Free UK maps, Photos & maps,   Historical map archiveGenmaps,  

Telephone Directories online- New Zealand , Australia , Others

LDS Census Search 1880 USA, 1881 Canada, UK 1881
FreeCEN UK Census Search

UK 1911 census (pay per view)
Archives New Zealand. updated each month as new material as added.
IGI Batch Numbers find by placename
(last updated 2002)

British Isles Vital Record Index 2nd edition

Vital Records: Scots and English Origins Scottish census images for 1891 & 1901

Online Dictionary of New Zealand Biography The full text of 3049 biographies available free online.
Genealogy ScamsCommonwealth War GravesCommonwealth War Graves
FamilyRelatives: UK Birth, Marriage & Death indexes (subscription)

Some New Zealand funeral notices
USA Social Security Death Index UK burials and cremations
Ashburton District Family History Group website
The Search Engine List
UK County surname lists with links to researchers
UK Registration districts
Mailing Lists hosted by RootswebHistorical Trade DirectoriesNew Zealand Cemetery searches
GenesReunited (subscription)British Data Archive
National Archives of Ireland
Australasia Biths, Deaths, Marriages, Exchange
GenCircles (subscription)Find My Past (subscription)NZ newspapers digitised by National library
Preserving Your Family History Records Digitally
Scotlands People (pay to view)
Scotlands family:  free online resources
History of Scotland
Scottish Language
Scottish Traditions
Australian newspapers online
A table showing the relationship between the LDS data collections included in
the Family History Library Catalogue, the IGI,  and the newer FamilySearch
UK Church Database
Immigration at Auckland Public Libraries
Search more than 6 billion names
FreeREG: UK Parish Registers

More Research Resources
The BlackSheepIndex

USA newspapers online
Irish newspapers online

Find a grave
British newspapers online

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