With family history website findmypast.co.uk you can explore an unrivalled collection of records dating from the present day back to before the Battle of Hastings! We partner with all the leading authorities in genealogy to bring you fascinating, high-quality records never before available online. Our partners include The Society of Genealogists, the Federation of Family History Societies, The National Archives, Royal Archives, the British Library, Families in British India Society (FIBIS) and a host of regional archives and record offices.
At findmypast.co.uk you can explore over one and a half billion records enabling you to:
Find your ancestors quickly with our Queen’s Award winning birth, marriage and death records dating back to 1761 – featuring our unique MarriageFinder™ facility.
Get to know your ancestors with our complete census collection for England and Wales, 1841-1911 and Scottish census transcripts, 1841-1901. See your ancestor’s handwriting on the official version of the 1911 census.
See what they looked like with detailed physical descriptions and even photographs in our British Army Service records 1760-1915, British Army Pensioners – Kilmainham, Ireland 1783-1822, Merchant Navy, and Crime, Prisons and Punishment records 1770-1934 – all in association with The National Archives and all only available at findmypast.co.uk.
Follow their journeys with our travel and migration records, including outbound passenger lists 1890-1960 in association with The National Archives. Catch up with your ancestors at their journey’s end in a billion international records from US, including censuses 1860-1940, Australia, New Zealand and Ireland, now available with our exciting new World subscription, or PayAsYouGo credits.
Learn what life was like with the largest online British local newspaper collection 1710-1963, in partnership with the British Library. Uncover fascinating stories about your ancestors or find out what went on down your street hundreds of years ago. Over 6.8 million pages from 250 titles are currently available online, with 8000 new pages being added every single day!
Get back even further with our Parish Records collection, which is growing each month and is already the UK’s largest online repository for parish baptisms, marriages and burials.
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