Genealogy - England and Wales

England and Wales Birth/Marriage/Death Records since 1837

Class Sessions: One, 90-minute class

Course Prerequisites:

A basic understanding of genealogy and vital records.

An interest in researching vital records from England and Wales.

Course Description:

This course will describe what birth, marriage, and death record information (from 1837 onwards) is available online for England and Wales.  We will demonstrate three websites that are invaluable in searching for this information.   

Course Objectives:

·        You will learn about three websites that share birth/marriage/death record information for England and Wales since 1837.  This could help you locate ancestors and extend your family tree.

·        You will learn what information has been captured by the government and what is available online.

·        You will learn how to order vital records from the official government record office.

·        You may be able to identify living cousins in England and Wales for whom you have a DNA match.