Family history websites

The following websites could be helpful to those researching family history:

LDS Family Search (Free) Extremely useful, but beware occasional inaccurate or garbled information.

FreeBMD (Free) Births Marriages and Deaths from the statutory indices, starting from 1837.

FreeREG (Free) Sister site of Free BMD for Parish Registers.

FreeCEN (Free) Sister site of Free BMD for Census information. Limited coverage so far, but improving.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission (Free) If you have ancestors who died in WW1 or WW2.

GENUKI (Free) Genealogy UK and Ireland - useful background information.

Ancestry - One of two really comprehensive family history websites.

Find My Past - The other one.

Scotland\'s People - If you have Scottish ancestors.

National Archives - A wide variety of information.