Help getting started with genealogy

The Society of Genealogists' Record Guides introduce sources and records used by family historians. Each guide explains how the records came about, the dates they cover and useful indexes, finding aids and websites that help use the records.

Guide One: Start Your Family History with the Society of Genealogists

Guide One: Start Your Family History with the Society of Genealogists

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Guide Two: Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

Guide Two: Birth, Marriage and Death Certificates

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Guide Three: Census Records (England and Wales)

Guide Three: Census Records (England and Wales)

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Guide Four: Probate Records

Guide Four: Probate Records

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Guide Five: Anglican Parish Registers and their Finding Aids

Guide Five: Anglican Parish Registers and their Finding Aids

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Guide Six: Nonconformist Records

Guide Six: Nonconformist Records

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