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Famous family trees: Sean Bean ›

22 July, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Sean Bean is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. In the noughties, Sean Bean has been most closely associated with fantasy TV series and films like… Read more ›

New Cheshire parish burial records published ›

19 January, 2012

Search 3,749 new Cheshire parish burial records on findmypast.co.uk These records could provide essential new information for those of you with Cheshire ancestors. Further details are as follows: Type of records: Burials Number of records: 3,749 Date range: 1800-2002 Parish / place: Appleton The Cheshire Family History Society provided findmypast.co.uk with these records, in association with the Federation of Family… Read more ›

148,000 new burial records to search on findmypast.co.uk ›

18 August, 2011

Great news for anyone with East Surrey or East Kent ancestors: we’ve just published 148,316 new burial records for these areas. The details of these records are as follows: St Mary parish in Lambeth: 20,315 records covering 1819-1838. The East Surrey Family History Society provided these records. East Kent: 128,001 records covering 1802-1846. These records are from the East Kent… Read more ›

Search over 154,000 new Warwickshire parish burials ›

7 January, 2011

We have just published 154,074 new parish burial records for Birmingham, Warwickshire on findmypast.co.uk The Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry provided us with these records, in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. Further details about these records are as follows:     Type of records Number of records Years covered County covered Areas covered Burials… Read more ›

Over 14,000 new Warwickshire parish baptisms and burials published ›

14 December, 2010

We have just published 14,105 new parish baptism and burial records for Warwickshire on findmypast.co.uk The Rugby Family History Group provided findmypast.co.uk with these records, working in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. Here are further details about each set of records: Type of records Number of records Years covered Parishes covered Baptisms 7,896 1564–1879 Bilton St Marks… Read more ›

Over 22,000 new Dorset parish records published ›

7 December, 2010

We have just published 22,989 new parish records for Dorset on findmypast.co.uk: 1,533 baptisms, 8,084 marriages and 13,372 burials. The Dorset Family History Society provided us with these records, in association with the Federation of Family History Societies. The table below gives details of each set of records: Type of records Number of records Years covered Parishes covered Baptisms 1,533… Read more ›

Over 14,000 new Middlesex memorial inscriptions published ›

9 November, 2010

We have just published 14,262 new memorial inscriptions for Middlesex on findmypast.co.uk Cliff Webb provided us with these records. You can find them in our Middlesex parish burials collection. These new records cover the period 1399 to 1992, making them some of the oldest records in our parish records collection. Official parish records started in 1538, but some related records… Read more ›

303,594 new parish records now on findmypast.co.uk ›

13 September, 2010

We’ve been busy publishing 303,594 new parish records on findmypast.co.uk to make it even more likely that you’ll find your ancestors in our records. Read on for more details… 271,193 new Devon marriage records added to findmypast.co.uk Following the 360,000 Devon baptism records recently published on findmypast.co.uk, we’ve just added 271,193 new Devon parish marriage records to the site. The… Read more ›

8,000 new Dorset marriage records – read our bizarre finds ›

12 August, 2010

We have just added 8,368 new Dorset marriage records to findmypast.co.uk which cover the years 1560 to 1839. We’ve done some digging around and have found some unusual names in our Dorset parish records collection. We found a marriage between Martha Loaring and Samuel Single on 14 October 1750 in Bettiscombe, making Martha a married Single: The Dorset baptisms also… Read more ›

Search over 90,000 new parish records on findmypast.co.uk ›

12 August, 2010

Almost 70,000 new Dorset and Wiltshire parish records now on findmypast.co.uk We have just published 69,545 new parish records for Dorset and Wiltshire on findmypast.co.uk These records were provided by the Dorset Family History Society and the Wiltshire Family History Society. The table below provides more information on these new records: County Type of record No. of records Dates the… Read more ›

Over 163,000 new Thames-side parish burial records published ›

9 August, 2010

You can now search 163,477 new Thames-side and Medway parish burial records on findmypast.co.uk These burial records cover Middlesex, Essex, Surrey and Kent for the period 1702 to 1997. These records represent the next part of a collection licensed from local specialist Rob Cottrell, and follow on from the Thames-side and Medway baptism records we recently published. We will publish… Read more ›