Tuesday, February 15, 2011

Liverpool Roman Catholic BMD Records

This seems to be a new site and a very useful one. It is free to search with new records being added all the time. It should be of great interest to anyone researching Liverpool

http://www.liverpoolhistoryprojects.co.uk/

Sunday, February 13, 2011

New Zealand Immigration

Does New Zealand need you?
New Zealand is a growing nation with just 4 million people. It was recently ranked as the third best country to live in by the UN. Coming first and second on the list were Norway and Australia.
You may have thought of starting a new life just like our ancestors. New Zealand has a lot to offer with its life style either for Immigration or a working holiday. Take a look at this Government site for New Zealand

http://www.newzealandnow.govt.nz/

Friday, February 11, 2011

Lancashire Public Records

LANCAT is Lancashire Record Office's online Catalogue. It is free to search and well worth a good look to see if your Ancestors are mentioned

http://archivecat.lancashire.gov.uk/CalmView/default.aspx

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Northern Ireland Wedding Photos

Images from the Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) archives are now available on the photo sharing website Flickr.
The first collection of Proni images available on Flickr are Wedding and family group portraits taken by the Allison Photographic Studios, Armagh, between circa 1900 and 1955

http://www.proni.gov.uk/index/search_the_archives/pronionflickr.htm