A subscription site which offers online access to all the Census Returns from 1841 to 1901, as well as the records of births, marriages and deaths from the Civil Registration Index.
Subscription-free access to Ancestry is available via the Peoples Network computers in all Nottinghamshire public libraries and Nottinghamshire Archives by using the website www.ancestrylibrary.com
Digitised records from The National Archives including army, navy and air force records, wills and death duty registers and other documents from the Domesday Book to UFO reports. This site is available free of charge at Nottinghamshire Archives.
A subscription site which offers online access to the 1911 census returns.
The Domesday Book online
Learn how to explore Domesday Book, the earliest surviving public record and the foundation document of The National Archives.
Channel 4 Lost Generation
First World War - use this site to find a memorial location or search by surname.
Picture the past
Picture the past is the North East Midland photographic record website. Search the database for photographs, order copies, add information about the photos in the collection.
Includes general information about what is available at the National Archives, including online Census Returns from 1841 to 1901 and some other online documents.
Familysearch (Mormon Index)
This site contains lots of information about genealogy, and most usefully a searchable, online version of the International Genealogical Index.
Genealogy UK and Ireland
A "virtual reference library" of genealogical information for the UK and Ireland. Find dedicated information about counties, towns, and even parishes, and the service is completely free.
Free BMD is an ongoing project which aims to transcribe the records for all births marriages and deaths for England and Wales, and to provide free Internet access to them. It isn't comprehensive, but can prove invaluable.
Find my past
A subscription site that offers the full Civil Registration Index online from 1837 to the present.
Online searchable county trade directories from 1750 to 1919.
Nottinghamshire Family History Society
Nottinghamshire Local History Association
Pages of information dedicated to the cities, towns, villages and hamlets within Nottinghamshire.
Old books on genealogy and local history
This site offers access to many varied resources useful to the genealogist, although it does require a subscription.
Society of Genealogists
Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire
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