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Ancestral Research

Covers those links that are not associated to one country/field, such as Family Trees, Global archives/news, Global lists, Global searches, POW, Travellers etc.

Note: Some 'Tree' sites may have their origins in a specific country, because families may have relatives in various countries, the site origin is not necessarily indicated.

Boer War - Register of the 2nd Anglo-Boer war 1899-1902. Free to search the index

Census Online - Links to online census records from Canada, England, Ireland, Scotland, US and Wales.

Commonwealth War Graves - Searchable database from WW1 and WW2

Family Pursuit
 - Community Family Tree Index, searchable facilty.

Family Search - You can start a Family Tree and much more for free.

Family Tree Now - Searchable facility.

Family Tree Seeker - Family tree search engine, worth a look.

Family Tree Software - [Gramps] Free, see what you think...

Find a Grave - Searchable facility.

Forces War Records - Free to search the index, essentially a PAY SITE. A lot of history also.

GenDex - Searchable facility uses databases/sets on the internet.

Genealogy Gophers - Digitized genealogy books, large collection, searchable database.

Google News - Searchable global newspapers.

Japanese POW - Icludes other Asian POW.

Our Family Tree - Searchable.

RomanyGenes - Various areas of Romany Genealogy.

Romany Gipsy Connections - Another well-documented Romany Site.

RootsWeb - A large genealogical resource, a must check facility.

Surnames - Find discussions, information and profiles for any last name

Tribal Pages - Private and public trees, public trees are searchable, private trees have a contact for requests.

WeRelate - Searchable databases, this takes you to the people search.

World Connect - Rootsweb family tree seach.



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