Project 9: England—Durham
Explore research in Durham.
Goal 5: Learn about Durham probate and land records.
A. Learn about Durham probate and land records.
- Learn about Durham probate records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
FS—Wiki: Durham Probate Records
- Explore Durham wills on the Durham County Record Office site.
- Learn more about probate records on the GenUKI Durham site.
- Explore deeds by surname on the FamilyDeeds site.
Goal 6: Learn about Durham maps and gazetteers.
A. Explore Durham maps and gazetteers.
- Learn about Durham maps in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
FS—Wiki: Durham Maps
- Explore the David Rumsey collection of Durham maps.
- Explore the maps link on the GenUKI Durham site.
- Explore the online Gazetteer on the GenUKI site.
Goal 7: Learn about Durham newspapers.
A. Explore Durham newspapers.
- Search Durham newspapers in the ABYZ News Link site.
- Explore the newspaper records link on the GenUKI Durham site.
Goal 9: Search records from Durham.
A. Explore record collections.
- Use the England Record Selection Table to decide on records to search.
FS—England Record Selection Table
- Explore the FamilySearch page for online genealogy records.
- Explore additional record collections in Ancestry.