Family History Links
The links below relate to Family History societies or archives which may be able to assist in your research.
Society of Genealogists
The Society of Genealogists offers a unique combination of research material, guidance and support for those interested in family history and the lives of earlier generations.
Association of Genealogists and Records Agents
The Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives (AGRA) was founded to maintain and promote high standards of professional conduct in the field of genealogy and the reporting of historical research
Association of Professional Genealogists
The Association of Professional Genealogists provides one umbrella for the diverse roles of genealogy. Our members come from many different backgrounds. Each one brings a unique blend of talent and experience with them under the umbrella.
General Register Office
Now on DirectGov this provides links to the GRO online certificate ordering service, and information on the registration of birth, adoption, stillbirth, marriage, civil partnership and death together with guidance on family history and the use and availability of the GRO birth, death and marriage indexes.
The National Archives
The National Archives holds many records relating to family history including Military Service and Operational records, Wills (before 1858), Death Duties and records of Non-Conformists.
Families in British India Society
Of interest to Family Historians and those curious about the Social and Military history of British India.
Federation of Family History Societies
The Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) is an educational charity which exists to represent, advise and support its membership of family history societies and other genealogical organisations world-wide.