Links

Please select from the following links:

 

Hampshire Specific

 

Hampshire County Council

Home page for Hants County Council with many regional links

 

Hampshire Genealogical Society                       

The long-established family history society

 

Hampshire History Website                                

Alan McGowan's very informative site


Hampshire Records Office                                 

Website for the Record Office in Winchester

 

Hampshire Record Office Online Catalogue

Direct link to the HRO Catalogue

 

Hampshire Registration Districts

Which Parishes are in which GRO Registration Districts? Find out here.

 

Isle of Wight Record Office

Home page for the IOW RO

 

Portsmouth City Council

Home page for the City Council with many City links

Portsmouth City Museum & Record Office

Website for the Record Office in Portsmouth

 

Staunton Park Genealogy Centre

Web Site for Havant based genealogy group


Southampton City Archives

Website for the Record Office in Southampton

 

Southampton University Library - local history links

A host of useful links to local history sites

 

 

Hampshire Places (including Isle of Wight which used to be in Hampshire)

 

Basingstoke - Holy Ghost

History of the Basingstoke Catholic Church with links to the district

 

Bembridge

History of the Isle of Wight village

 

Brading

History of another Isle of Wight Village

 

Denmead

Local History of Denmead

 

Fareham Borough Council - History Page

Fareham History Page

 

Gosport - Catholic Church

History of St Mary's RC Church, High St, Gosport

 

Gosport Borough Council

Gosport history page

 

Gosport Museum

......er... the site for Gosport Museum

 

Gosport - St Marys, Alverstoke

History of the Parish Church

 

IOW - History

The site for the Isle of Wight History Centre

 

IOW Steam Railway

Direct line to the home page

 

Kingsclere Information

Information on Kingsclere and district

 

Portsmouth Churches

Web sites and links to churches within and without the City boundary

 

Portsmouth Memorials

Memorials & Monuments In Portsmouth Churches

 

Quarr Abbey

History of the monastery near Ryde, IOW

 

Rowner

Website for history including some parish registers

 

Solent Defences

Site for Forts an other Sea Defences along the Solent Coastline

 

Titchfield

Community site for Titchfield with a historical flavour


Mailing Lists

 

Find a Rootsweb Mailing List
The Rootsweb International & National Mailing List Index

To join a list, please select the appropriate link and send a blank email with the

word "subscribe" in the subject heading box

 

 Hampshire
The premier Hampshire Rootsweb Genealogy Mailing List
for which we are the List Admin
 Portsmouth & Gosport
The Rootsweb mailing list for researchers interested in Portsmouth & Gosport for which we

are the List Admin

Southampton

Specific List for the City and suburbs - for which we are the  List Admin

Wessex

This list covers the counties of Oxfordshire, Hampshire,Wiltshire, Dorset, Somerset & Gloucestershire and

again we are the List Admin

 


National

Access to Archives

The a2a database is part of the growing national archives network in the UK

 

British Library


Commonwealth War Graves Commission
       

The CWG online database of those who gave their lives in the two world wars

 

Familia

Home page for an index of Family History Resources in the UK

 

Federation of Family History Societies

Pay per view family history data site including Hampshire Genealogy Society


Freebmd

A Must!!!!!     Search the GRO Index for FREE (not complete yet - but getting there)


Genuki

Comprehensive UK & Ireland National & County Genealogy Site includes Registration Districts and addresses,

Record Offices as well as information for Family Historians....whether new or experienced

 

Hugh Wallis' IGI batch nos

Invaluable search tool to locate church records available on the IGI

 

Hugh Wallis' middle names in the IGI - Hampshire

Search tool to assist middle naming patterns

 

LDS Family History Site

Search the IGI, 1881 census or LDS Catalogue and much much more

 

Museum & Exhibition Guide

A listing of Museums, Galleries & Heritage for the UK

 

Old Bailey

On-line database of trials (and no doubt a few tribulations) 1674 to 1834

 

One Name Studies

Become a Goon - at the home page for the Guild of One Name Studies


The National Archive, Kew
                               

The principal national archive in the United Kingdom

 

Surname Origins

The origins of British and other surnames

 

Tools & Research Aids

 

BMD Certificate Ordering Site

Order Form for your BMD Certificates
 

Calendar Calculator

Wanna date? This site calculates the days that dates fell on in various international calendars

 

Dictionary Directory

Look up meanings and translations for words and phrases in several dictionaries

 

Occupations

Dictionary of occupations, trades and professions