- The British Library
- Canterbury Cathedral Archives
- Cheshire Archives and Local Studies
- City of Westminster Archives Centre
- Federation of Family History Societies
- Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies
- Lincolnshire Archives
- Manchester City Council
- National Library of Wales and the Welsh County Archivists Group
- Naval & Military Press
- Plymouth & West Devon Record Office
- Royal Archives
- Shropshire Archives
- Society of Genealogists
- Surrey History Trust
- The National Archives
- Tank Museum Archive & Reference Library
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Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies' records online
We are working with Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies (HALS) to bring you closer to your Hertfordshire ancestors.
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About HALSHALS is the principal archive repository within Hertfordshire. Over 3 million documents dating from 1060 to the present day are stored on five miles of shelving at County Hall in Hertford.
As well as the ecclesiastical records showcased on findmypast.co.uk, the office preserves original documents covering many aspects of life in the county, including the environment, businesses, institutions and societies. Among these can be found title deeds, minute books, letters and diaries, manorial documents, financial records, maps, plans and photographs.
In addition, HALS' reference library holds a vast collection of books, newspapers, and periodicals. The online indexes to their newspaper collection, wills, poor law and criminal records contain over 700,000 entries which can be searched through 'Hertfordshire Names Online' via the website
Find out more about HALS, including opening hours and a link to the online catalogue
Free access to findmypast is available at HALS and all public libraries in Hertfordshire.