Herefordshire Goals:  1: Research and Records   2: Archives and Libraries   3: Vital and Census Records   4: Church and Cemetery Records   5: Probate, Land and Court   6: Maps and Gazetteers   7: Newspapers   8: Websites   9: Search Records   10: Get Help  




England—Herefordshire

Explore research in Herefordshire.


(England)


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Goal 1: Learn about Herefordshire research and records.


Choices:

A. Get started with research for your Herefordshire ancestors.

  1. Learn about finding your ancestors in Herefordshire.
    FS Wiki: Herefordshire England Genealogy
  2. Learn more about family history research in Herefordshire.
    Family History Research
  3. Get tips on record research in Herefordshire.
    Family Records and Historical Searches
  4. Explore the Dusty Docs site for Herefordshire research.






Goal 2: Learn about Herefordshire archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Herefordshire archives and libraries.

  1. Learn about Herefordshire archives and libraries in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Herefordshire Archives and Libraries
  2. Explore the archives and libraries link on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.
  3. Search for free online books on Herefordshire research on the FamilySearch site.






Goal 3: Learn about Herefordshire civil registration, BMD, and census records.


Choices:

A. Explore Herefordshire civil registration.

  1. Explore Herefordshire civil registration on the Gen UKI site.
  2. Learn about BMD records on the Herefordshire Council site.
  3. Browse the Herefordshire registration districts on the Gen UKI site.
  4. Search the FreeBMD UK site for BMD records.

B. Explore Herefordshire census records.

  1. Learn about Herefordshire Census Surname Indexes in FamilySearch.
    FS Wiki: Census Surname Indexes
  2. Explore Herefordshire census records on the Gen UKI site.



Goal 4: Learn about Herefordshire church and cemetery records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Herefordshire church records.

  1. Get an overview of Herefordshire church records in this article.
    FS—Herefordshire Church Records
  2. Explore the church records link on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.
  3. Use this parish page to explore parish records in Herefordshire.

B. Explore Herefordshire cemetery records.

  1. Explore Herefordshire cemetery records on the Gen UKI site.
  2. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  3. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.



Goal 5: Learn about Herefordshire probate and land records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Herefordshire probate and land records.

  1. Learn about Herefordshire probate records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Herefordshire Probate Records
  2. Get an overview of will and property records on the Herefordshire Council site.
  3. Learn more about land and property records on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.
  4. Explore deeds by surname on the FamilyDeeds site.



Goal 6: Learn about Herefordshire maps and gazetteers.


Choices:

A. Explore Herefordshire maps and gazetteers.

  1. Learn about Herefordshire maps in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Herefordshire Maps
  2. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Herefordshire maps.
  3. Explore the maps link on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.
  4. Learn about Herefordshire gazetteers on the GenUKI site.
  5. Explore the online Gazetteer on the GenUKI site.






Goal 7: Learn about Herefordshire newspapers.


Choices:

A. Explore Herefordshire newspapers.

  1. Search Herefordshire newspapers in the ABYZ News Link site.
  2. Explore the newspaper records link on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.



Goal 8: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices:

A. There are a number of websites with valuable resources for Herefordshire research.

  1. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  2. Explore links in GenealogyLinks.net.



Goal 9: Search records from Herefordshire.


Choices:

A. Explore record collections.

  1. Use the England Record Selection Table to decide on records to search.
    FS—England Record Selection Table
  2. Explore the FamilySearch page for online genealogy records.
  3. Explore additional record collections in Ancestry.



Goal 10: Get help with your Herefordshire research.


Choices:

A. Use Facebook pages to get answers to your questions.

  1. Visit the Herefordshire Family History Society page on Facebook.

B. Join a mailing list or message board for Herefordshire research.

  1. Join the RootsChat forum and post questions about Herefordshire research.
  2. Search the RootsWeb site for Herefordshire research mailing lists.
  3. Explore the Herefordshire research mailing lists on Cyndi's List.

C. Learn about Herefordshire genealogy societies.

  1. Learn about genealogy societies in Herefordshire in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Herefordshire Societies
  2. Explore genealogy societies on the GenUKI Herefordshire site.
  3. Explore English genealogy society sites on Cyndi's list.