Hampshire Goals:  1: Research and Records   2: Archives and Libraries   3: Vital and Census Records   4: Church and Cemetery Records   5: Probate, Land and Court   6: Maps and Gazetteers   7: Newspapers   8: Websites   9: Search Records   10: Get Help  




England—Hampshire

Explore research in Hampshire.


(England)


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Goal 1: Learn about Hampshire research and records.


Choices:

A. Get started with research for your Hampshire ancestors.

  1. Learn about finding your ancestors in Hampshire.
    FS Wiki: Hampshire England Genealogy
  2. Explore the Dusty Docs site for Hampshire research.







Goal 2: Learn about Hampshire archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Hampshire archives and libraries.

  1. Learn about Hampshire archives and libraries in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Hampshire Archives and Libraries
  2. Explore the archives and libraries link on the GenUKI Hampshire site.
  3. Search for free online books on Hampshire research on the FamilySearch site.





Goal 3: Learn about Hampshire civil registration, BMD, and census records.


Choices:

A. Explore Hampshire civil registration.

  1. Browse the Hampshire registration districts on the Gen UKI site.
  2. Search the FreeBMD UK site for BMD records.

B. Explore Hampshire census records.

  1. Learn about Hampshire Census Surname Indexes in FamilySearch.
    FS Wiki: Census Surname Indexes
  2. Explore Hampshire census records on the Gen UKI site.



Goal 4: Learn about Hampshire church and cemetery records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Hampshire church records.

  1. Get an overview of Hampshire church records in this article.
    FS—Hampshire Church Records
  2. Explore the church records link on the GenUKI Hampshire site.
  3. Use this parish page to explore parish records in Hampshire.

B. Explore Hampshire cemetery records.

  1. Explore Hampshire cemetery records on the Gen UKI site.
  2. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  3. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.



Goal 5: Learn about Hampshire probate and land records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Hampshire probate and land records.

  1. Learn about Hampshire probate records in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Hampshire Probate Records
  2. Learn more about probate records on the GenUKI Hampshire site.
  3. Explore deeds by surname on the FamilyDeeds site.



Goal 6: Learn about Hampshire maps and gazetteers.


Choices:

A. Explore Hampshire maps and gazetteers.

  1. Learn about Hampshire maps in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Hampshire Maps
  2. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Hampshire maps.
  3. Explore the maps link on the GenUKI Hampshire site.
  4. Explore the online Gazetteer on the GenUKI site.









Goal 7: Learn about Hampshire newspapers.


Choices:

A. Explore Hampshire newspapers.

  1. Search Hampshire newspapers in the ABYZ News Link site.
  2. Explore the newspaper records link on the GenUKI Hampshire site.



Goal 8: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices:

A. There are a number of websites with valuable resources for Hampshire research.

  1. Explore links on the Hampshire Family History site.
  2. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  3. Explore links in GenealogyLinks.net.



Goal 9: Search records from Hampshire.


Choices:

A. Explore record collections.

  1. Use the England Record Selection Table to decide on records to search.
    FS—England Record Selection Table
  2. Explore the FamilySearch page for online genealogy records.
  3. Explore additional record collections in Ancestry.



Goal 10: Get help with your Hampshire research.


Choices:

A. Use Facebook pages to get answers to your questions.

  1. Visit the Hampshire Genealogical Society page on Facebook.
  2. Visit the Family History in Suffolk and Hampshire page on Facebook.

B. Join a mailing list or message board for Hampshire research.

  1. Join the RootsChat forum and post questions about Hampshire research.
  2. Search the RootsWeb site for Hampshire research mailing lists.
  3. Explore the Hampshire research mailing lists on Cyndi's List.

C. Learn about Hampshire genealogy societies.

  1. Learn about genealogy societies in Hampshire in this FamilySearch Wiki article.
    FS—Wiki: Hampshire Societies
  2. Explore genealogy societies on the GenUKI Hampshire site.
  3. Explore English genealogy society sites on Cyndi's list.