Internet Website Resources


A Guide to Genealogy

Introduction to Genealogy US style with a useful list of US resources.


Access to Archives
Search the catelogue of the National Archives.

Archives Hub
The Archives Hub brings together descriptions of thousands of the UK’s archive collections. Representing over 350 institutions across the country, the Archives Hub is an effective way to discover unique and often little-known sources to support your research.


Cumbria County History Trust

Cumbria Local History Federation

Dalton Village web site
Contact Secretary Sheana Bark email:


Furness Family History Society

Heritage First!
History & Education for Furness and South Lakeland

Keith & Elizabeth Jaggers Family Heritage

Kirkby Ireleth Parish Council logo

The Local History Directory — Cumbria

The Census

The links below have been found to be some of the best for researching the Census returns and much else besides. Pay per view or Subscription required.

The Genealogist
Search Census, Births, Marriages, Deaths, Parish Records, Non-conformist Records, Directories, Military Records, Wills & More.

Ancestry logo

Ancestry, Genealogy, Family Trees & Family History Records.

Find my past
Find your Ancestors & Family History, Genealogy & Ancestry.

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