Tag Archives: England

British Parish Records: How to Access, Use, and Interpret Them

My reading this week included an short but interesting article on English parish registers which led me to a useful resource on British records. I started in the FamilySearch blog with an article by Diane Sagers  “English Parish Records: How … Continue reading

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FamilySearch Research Wiki Updated

During the week before the Family History Conference on 19 March I was made aware of an update to the FamilySearch Research Wiki.  As I never teach without referring to this great resource I went to speak on the 19th … Continue reading

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Recent Research Experiences Part 1

We just returned home after a trip to visit Peter’s cousin in England – and yes, we did some family history while we were there.  Although you may not be able to just go yourself there were some experiences in … Continue reading

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The Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers has been digitized and is available at Ancestry.com!

Better a day late??? Wow!  Just announced in the Ancestry blog http://blogs.ancestry.com/ancestry/2014/06/20/historic-victorian-atlas-published-online/ This is great news for anyone doing research in  Great Britain – that is England, Scotland or Wales!  Never available before in digital format that I am aware … Continue reading

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