During the past few months, almost 80,000 orders have been placed for cut-price birth and death records for England & Wales. Instead of paying £9.25 for a certificate, the same information is available as a PDF for only £6.00. This pilot service has been extended, so it is not too late to place your order. You can find further details, including the periods covered, at the General Register Office site.
Over 613,000 records of baptisms in Wiltshire have recently been added to the FindMyPast site.
Congratulations to the members of Wiltshire Family History Society, who have made this possible. If your forebears come from the Wiltshire area, do visit their website and discover more about what this very active society has to offer.
Brompton Burials Online
Brompton Cemetery in west London opened in 1840 and has taken in a substantial proportion of those who have died in the area since.
FindMyPast has recently launched scanned and indexed images of more than 645,000 of the original cemetery records. The number of unique individuals covered is around 205,000 as most appear in two separate records.
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