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FamilySearch identified the most complete online indexes for birth, marriage, and death information.
 
FamilySearch identified the most complete online indexes for birth, marriage, and death information.
 
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===Do you know the county where your ancestor lived?===
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{{England Guided Research Map}}
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===Do you know the county where your ancestor lived?<nowiki>*</nowiki>===
 
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'''Click on the county below that your ancestor lived in to search more localized sources.'''<br>
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{{England Guided Research Map}}
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| colspan="3"|'''To search more localized sources, click on the county your ancestor lived in.'''<br>
 
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire<br>]]</li>
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Berkshire|Berkshire<br>]]</li>
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Buckinghamshire|Buckinghamshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Cambridgeshire|Cambridgeshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Berkshire|Berkshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Cheshire|Cheshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Buckinghamshire|Buckinghamshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Cornwall|Cornwall<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Cambridgeshire|Cambridgeshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Cumberland|Cumberland<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Cheshire|Cheshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Derbyshire|Derbyshire<br>]]
*[[GuidedResearch:Cornwall|Cornwall]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Devon|Devon<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Cumberland|Cumberland]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Dorset|Dorset<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Derbyshire|Derbyshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Durham|Durham<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Devon|Devon]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Essex|Essex<br>]]
*[[GuidedResearch:Dorset|Dorset]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Gloucestershire|Gloucestershire<br>]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Hampshire|Hampshire<br>]]</li>
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Herefordshire|Herefordshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Durham|Durham]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Hertfordshire|Hertfordshire<br>]]
*[[GuidedResearch:Essex|Essex]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Huntingdonshire|Huntingdonshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Gloucestershire|Gloucestershire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Kent|Kent<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Hampshire|Hampshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Lancashire|Lancashire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Herefordshire|Herefordshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Leicestershire|Leicestershire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Hertfordshire|Hertfordshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Lincolnshire|Lincolnshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Huntingdonshire|Huntingdonshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:London|London<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Kent|Kent]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Middlesex|Middlesex<br>]]
*[[GuidedResearch:Lancashire|Lancashire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Norfolk|Norfolk<br>]]
*[[GuidedResearch:Leicestershire|Leicestershire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Northamptonshire|Northamptonshire<br>]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Northumberland|Northumberland<br>]]</li>
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Nottinghamshire|Nottinghamshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Lincolnshire|Lincolnshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Oxfordshire|Oxfordshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:London|London]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Rutland|Rutland<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Middlesex|Middlesex]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Shropshire|Shropshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Norfolk|Norfolk]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Somerset|Somerset<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Northamptonshire|Northamptonshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Staffordshire|Staffordshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Northumberland|Northumberland]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Suffolk|Suffolk<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Nottinghamshire|Nottinghamshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Surrey|Surrey<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Oxfordshire|Oxfordshire]]  
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Sussex|Sussex<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Rutland|Rutland]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Warwickshire|Warwickshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Shropshire|Shropshire]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Westmorland|Westmorland<br>]]</li>
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Wiltshire|Wiltshire<br>]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Worcestershire|Worcestershire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Somerset|Somerset]]
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    <li>[[GuidedResearch:Yorkshire|Yorkshire<br>]]</li>
*[[GuidedResearch:Staffordshire|Staffordshire]]
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*[[GuidedResearch:Suffolk|Suffolk]]  
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*[[GuidedResearch:Surrey|Surrey]]
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Sussex|Sussex]]  
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Warwickshire|Warwickshire]]  
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Westmorland|Westmorland]]  
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Wiltshire|Wiltshire]]
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Worcestershire|Worcestershire]]  
 
*[[GuidedResearch:Yorkshire|Yorkshire]]  
 
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'''To find the county where your ancestor lived choose an option below:'''
 
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===To find the county where your ancestor lived:===
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=== England and Wales Census Records, 1841-1911 ===
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::If your ancestor lived in England or Wales between 1841 and 1911 use the England and Wales censuses. The records may have the county where your ancestor was born.<br>
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| [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list?fcs=region%3AUNITED_KINGDOM_IRELAND%2CrecordType%3ACENSUS&ec=region%3AUNITED_KINGDOM_IRELAND%2CrecordType%3ACENSUS www.familysearch.org]
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Census Years 1841-1911</span>
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Complete Index and Images.</span>
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| [https://search.ancestry.com/search/group/ukicen www.ancestry.com]
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;"> Census Years 1841-1911</span>
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Complete Index and Images ($)</span>
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::''Once the county is located, click on the heading above, '''I know the county''' to find the vital records of your ancestor.''
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::*If the parish/place is known, but not the county, use this map to locate the correct county: [https://www.familysearch.org/mapp/ England 1851 Jurisdiction Map]
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<big>'''Option A:'''</big> If county is not known, click [[GuidedResearch:England Place of Origin|<u>here</u>]] to learn how to find the county of origin in England.<br><br>
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:::''Once the county is located, click on the heading above, '''I know the county''' to find the vital records of your ancestor.''
<big>'''Option B:'''</big> If a place name but not county is known, click [https://www.familysearch.org/mapp/ <u>here</u>] to find out which county your place name is in.
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[[Category:Guided Research]]
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'''<nowiki>*</nowiki>''' The England counties listed above are based on historic boundaries pre-1974. The records dating before 1974 are located within the information found in the historic counties. This practice better assists our patrons who are researching their ancestors before the modern time period.
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[[Category:Guided Research]] [[Category:England]][[Category:Guided Research England]]

Latest revision as of 18:55, 6 October 2020


FamilySearch identified the most complete online indexes for birth, marriage, and death information.

NorthumberlandDurhamCumberlandCheshireWestmorlandLincolnshireDerbyshireShropshireYorkshireRutlandWarwickshireHuntingdonshireLancashireNottinghamshireStaffordshireHerefordshireLeicestershireWorcestershireNorthamptonshireNorfolkEssexBuckinghamshireSussexCambridgeshireLondonOxfordshireSurreySuffolkKent|KentBedfordshireBerkshireHertfordshireGloucestershireHampshireDevonCornwallSomersetMiddlesexDorsetWiltshireEngland 1851.png

Do you know the county where your ancestor lived?*



I know the county



I do not know the county

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To find the county where your ancestor lived choose an option below:

Census Search


England Jurisdiction Map

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Once the county is located, click on the heading above, I know the county to find the vital records of your ancestor.











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* The England counties listed above are based on historic boundaries pre-1974. The records dating before 1974 are located within the information found in the historic counties. This practice better assists our patrons who are researching their ancestors before the modern time period.