Nottinghamshire 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—Nottinghamshire

Explore research in Nottinghamshire.


(England)


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Goal 1: Learn about Nottinghamshire research and records.


Choices:

A. Get started with research for your Nottinghamshire ancestors.

  1. Learn about finding your ancestors in Nottinghamshire.
    FS Wiki: Nottinghamshire England Genealogy
  2. Get tips on starting your research in Nottinghamshire.
    Researching Your Family History
  3. Explore the Dusty Docs site for Nottinghamshire research.





Goal 2: Learn about Nottinghamshire archives and libraries.


Choices:

A. Learn about Nottinghamshire archives and libraries.

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







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


Choices:

A. Explore Nottinghamshire civil registration.

  1. Explore Nottinghamshire civil registration on the Gen UKI site.
  2. Browse the Nottinghamshire registration districts on the Gen UKI site.
  3. Search the FreeBMD UK site for BMD records.

B. Explore Nottinghamshire census records.

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


Goal 4: Learn about Nottinghamshire church and cemetery records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Nottinghamshire church records.

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

B. Explore Nottinghamshire cemetery records.

  1. Learn about Nottinghamshire cemeteries for research.
    FS—Wiki: Nottinghamshire Cemeteries
  2. Explore Nottinghamshire cemetery records on the Gen UKI site.
  3. Search the FindaGrave site for cemetery records.
  4. Search the BillionGraves site for cemetery records.


Goal 5: Learn about Nottinghamshire probate and land records.


Choices:

A. Learn about Nottinghamshire probate and land records.

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


Goal 6: Learn about Nottinghamshire maps and gazetteers.


Choices:

A. Explore Nottinghamshire maps and gazetteers.

  1. Explore the David Rumsey collection of Nottinghamshire maps.
  2. Explore the maps link on the GenUKI Nottinghamshire site.
  3. Explore the gazetteer link on the GenUKI Nottinghamshire site.
  4. Explore the online Gazetteer on the GenUKI site.












Goal 7: Learn about Nottinghamshire newspapers.


Choices:

A. Explore Nottinghamshire newspapers.

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


Goal 8: Explore additional websites for research.


Choices:

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

  1. Explore links in Cyndi's List.
  2. Explore links in GenealogyLinks.net.


Goal 9: Search records from Nottinghamshire.


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 Nottinghamshire research.


Choices:

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

  1. Visit the Nottinghamshire Genealogy page on Facebook.

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

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

C. Learn about Nottinghamshire genealogy societies.

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