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Getting Started With Records

Getting Started With Records Getting Started With Records

Find family in five minutes with this easy-to-follow guide to our records. From births to censuses, we've got all the resources you need to start tracing your heritage.

How to Make a Family Tree

How to Make a Family Tree How to Make a Family Tree

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  • British Newspaper Collection

    British Newspaper Collection

    Dating from 1710-1953, find stories about your ancestors in the world's largest collection of online local newspapers.

  • Crime, Prisons and Punishment

    Crime, Prisons and Punishment

    Discover the black sheep in your family's past with our crime collection

  • Parish Records

    Parish Records

    Explore the UK's largest collection of parish baptism, marriage and burial records dating back to 1538

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    British Military Records

    Find your family's heroes in the most comprehensive collection of British military records available online

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    Travel & Migration

    Find your ancestors who travelled the globe with passenger lists and millions of other records from around the world

Family Tree & Hints

Family Tree & Hints

You can build your family tree on Findmypast for free. As you build your tree, hints will start to sift through millions of records to help you fill in the gaps. Our intuitive hints will not only help you discover elusive relatives in order to expand your tree, they can also ensure your tree is as accurate as possible. Start building your tree today and let hints do the hard work for you.

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