Archives for November 2009

Ulster Street Directories 1819 – 1900


The Public Record of Northern Ireland have released online 29 street directories for Belfast and nearby towns. They can be searched and viewed for free. Great resource for tradesmen, shops, businesses and general background information.

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Manchester Burials


Manchester Council website for burials in Gorton, Philips Park, Manchester General, Blackley & Southern Cemeteries and also Blackley Crematorium. Searchable database gives name, date of burial, cemetery and grave number. Great for those with ancestors from this area.

Leicestershire Record Office


clip_image002Leicestershire Record Office website with all the usual facilities of online catalogue, Family History Guide and information on preparing for a visit.


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Chailey, Sussex




This website is devoted to remembering the men & women of Chailey, Sussex who lived through WW1.

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clip_image002What a great website for those with family from Hull. There are databases for Hull residents who have been involved in the WAAC’s, Peninsular Wars, Crimean War, South African War, WW1 & WW2 and much much more. Also there are history pages from pre history to 21st century. What a find!


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