Serves as the first central database of statutory burial and cremation registers for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, holding records mainly from the 1850s onwards. Launched in July 2008, this resource will continually add data from the registers of burial authorities and crematories. Search registers by Country, Region, County, Burial Authority or Crematorium free of charge. Register as a Deceased Online user and, for a fee, gain access to computerised cremation and burial records, digital scans of cremation and burial registers, digital scans of books of remembrance, photographs of graves and memorials, and cemetery maps showing grave locations.
Provides access to primary sources for historians and genealogists in the form of images taken from local and trade directories published in England and Wales from 1750 to 1919. Full-text access to a database of more than 680 directories. Digitized images have PDF versions. Historical Notes offer background information on the history of the different types of directories.
United Kingdom National Archives
Over 900 years of British government and public records, from Domesday to the present.