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  1. Baptisms and burials for the Catholic parish of St Hubert, Great Harwood, Lancashire have been transcribed and published from 1857.
    Tags: by family_history (12 Sep 2016)
  2. A portal leading to digital images of Western Australia held in WA libraries and museums.
  3. Search the index for births, marriages and deaths in England and Wales from 1837 onwards. Not yet complete but coverage is very good up to the late 1950s with some entries through to the 1970s.
  4. Searchable database of digital content from New Zealand. Includes newspapers, magazines and journals, letters and diaries and Parliamentary Papers from the 19th and 20th centuries.
  5. Digital archive of English language newspapers from Singapore and Malaya 1831-2009.
  6. This site from the Returned Services League has biographical details and photographs of Australian soldiers from a variety of conflicts. The site is still being added to.
  7. Richard Heaton has produced this handy index to British and Irish digitised newspapers.
  8. Links to family history websites for Monmouthshire.
    Tags: by family_history (29 Jun 2016)
  9. The British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database has been compiled from the British Home Office (HO) records which are available in the State Library as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project (AJCP) microfilm collection. You can find details for over 123,000 of the estimated 160,000 convicts transported to Australia in the 18th and 19th centuries.
    Tags: by family_history (14 Jun 2016)
  10. Website with details of the McLean family in South Australia. The family arrived as free settlers on the Navarino in 1837 in Holdfast Bay (Glenelg) and there are now many descendants all over Australia.
  11. The Chinese Maritime Customs Service (until 1912: the Imperial Maritime Customs Service)

    The Chinese Maritime Customs Service was an international, although predominantly British-staffed bureaucracy (at senior levels) under the control of successive Chinese central governments from its founding in 1854, until 1950 when the last foreign Inspector-General resigned.
    The project has prepared a database of the career details for all staff listed in the annually-published Service List. (See also the details of 125 careers which published by the Customs in the late 1930s).
    Americans (United States), Austrians, British, Chinese, Danes, French, Germans, Italians, Japanese, Norwegians, Other Asians, Other Europeans and North and South Americans, Portuguese, Swedes, Russians, Unidentified nationality
  12. Fully updated guide to researching Western Australian convicts. PDF format. Available on the Friends of Battye website.
  13. Explore some of the State Library of Western Australia's digitised historical content on Pinterest.
  14. Explore some of the State Library of Western Australia's collections and exhibitions through Flickr.
  15. Lots of information on Canada's military from Library and Archives Canada.
    Tags: by family_history (11 May 2016)
  16. Facebook page for information and knowledge sharing about Salford Catholic Diocese, Manchester. Part of Lancashire until 1974. »
  17. Lots of transcriptions of Norfolk parish registers are available. The site is no longer maintained but still includes lots of useful information.
    Tags: by family_history (03 May 2016)
  18. Births, marriages and deaths for New Brunswick, Canada.
    Tags: by family_history (03 May 2016)
  19. This website looks at the history of the cotton industry in the north of England.
  20. Free current small business directory for United Kingdom.

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