Family history websites

National Archives

Genealogy websites

  • Genuki (Links to genealogy websites - a UK website)
  • Cyndi's List (Links to genealogy websites - a US website)

Online indexes, lists and records

  • Deceased Online - includes records of the Kent and Sussex crematorium (transcripts 1958 - 1995) and Tunbridge Wells Borough cemetery (register scans for 1873 - 1937)
  • Free BMD (Searchable database with data drawn from Civil Registration index of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales)
  • Family Search (including searchable databases with data drawn from UK Parish Records)
  • Kent Registration Services - Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates (including a selection of searchable indexes)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission (including searchable register of soldiers who died in the two World Wars)
  • Kent Archaeological Society including:
    • Transcriptions of many Kent Tithe Map Award Schedules (names of landowners, occupiers are included)
    • Transcriptions of many Churchyard Monumental Inscriptions (Inscriptions on tombstones are included)
    • Indexes to selected Kent Medieval and Tudor Wills
    • The East Kent Wills Index
  • The Old Bailey (searchable records of trials from 1674-1913)
  • The Gazette (formerly London Gazette) (searchable archive lists a range of official, regulatory and legal information notices for insolvency and bankruptcy, wills and probate, as well as Armed Service appointments and awards).