Lathrope Family Genealogy

Discovering our Ancestors around the globe

Family ~ Like branches on a tree we all grow in different directions.....but our roots remain the same.


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Ancestry Sites (subscription only)

  There are over 100 Family Trees on this site which have Alexander Loammi Lathrope in their Tree.    
  A very good site to research dates & documents.    

Ancestry Sites (free)

  The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints provides FamilySearch.    

UK Resources (subscription only)

  The ScotlandsPeople website is the official Scottish Government site for searching government records and archives.   Scotland

UK Resources (free)

  General Register Office ~ Official information on births and deaths in England and Wales. Current birth active years (1837 - 1934) & (1984 - 2020) Current death active years (1837 - 1957) & (1984 - 2020)   England and Wales
  Search for the will or probate of any person in the UK who died between 1858 and the present day.    
  FreeBMD is an ongoing project, the aim of which is to transcribe the Civil Registration index of births, marriages and deaths for England and Wales, and to provide free Internet access to the transcribed records.   England and Wales
  GENUKI provides a virtual reference library of genealogical information of particular relevance to the UK and Ireland.   UK & Ireland
  The aim of FreeCEN is to provide free internet searches of the 19th century UK census returns. The first UK census to include names and other details of UK residents took place in 1841. Since then, a census has been held every ten years.    
  The aim of FreeREG is to provide free Internet searches of baptism, marriage, and burial records, which have been extracted from parish registers, non-conformist records and other relevant sources in the UK.    
  The central database for UK burials and cremations
Search registers by Country, Region, County, Burial Authority or Crematorium free of charge.
  The No.1 site across the UK for funeral notices, where you can search over 4,881,220 notices.    
  The Commonwealth War Graves Commission war records databases record the details and commemoration location of every Commonwealth casualty from the First and Second World Wars.    
  Welsh Newspapers ~ Search 15 million Welsh newspaper articles    
  Information on UK Workhouses.    
  Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain.    

Worldwide Resources (free)

  The Birth, Death and Marriage Historical Records website. You can search and order New Zealand Government records for births, deaths and marriages (BDM) here.   New Zealand
  The Papers Past website is a collection of text items from New Zealand and the Pacific that you can search or browse. It contains millions of pages of material.   New Zealand
  Archway contains descriptions of over 1.5 million records that have been transferred from government agencies to our four offices in Auckland, Christchurch, Dunedin and Wellington.   New Zealand
  Search Trove to explore amazing collections from Australian libraries, universities, museums, galleries and archives. It’s free and available online all day, every day.   Australia
  DVA has published four nominal rolls. These nominal rolls list members of Australia's defence forces who served during World War Two, Korean War, Vietnam War and First Gulf War.   Australia
  Fold3® provides convenient access to military records, including the stories, photos, and personal documents of the men and women who served.   World
  Find the graves of ancestors from around the world.   World
  Find the graves of ancestors from around the world.   World
  LostCousins is about bringing people together, not just people who share an interest in family history, but people with a shared interest in the same families, people who share the same DNA.    
  DNA resource website.    

Regional Resources (free)

  Calverley Parish Church Records.    
  Promoting, celebrating and sharing Benwell and Scotswood heritage.    
  The aim of the forum is to assist members with their family history research and to try to guide people either with what records are available, or to where they may be located    
  Snapshots of the British Army, in the form of rolls of regiments at various periods in the Army's history.    

Ottery St Mary Resources (free)

  The register of baptisms, marriages & burials of the parish of Ottery- St. Mary, Devon, 1601-1837    
  The register of baptisms, marriages & burials of the parish of Ottery- St. Mary, Devon, 1601-1837 (different view by name)    
  The tithe maps and apportionments are an important source of information about the history and topography of a parish. They provide details of land ownership and occupation, and the type of cultivation of the land, and are often the earliest complete maps of parishes.    

Map Resources (free)

  Excellent resource to find locations in Victorian times that are no longer there. (especially using the OS 25 inch, 1892 - 1914 version)   London Address link
  Provide genealogists, students and historians with free access to high quality scans of rare and beautiful antique maps and views. Useful for London 1868    
  The Underground Map is a project which is creating street histories for the areas of London and surrounding counties lying inside the M25.    
  A nice split screen tool to compare old v new