Tag Archives: England and Wales

Modernising Civil Registration – England and Wales

The GRO for England and Wales has just posted the following update at http://www.homeoffice.gov.uk/agencies-public-bodies/ips/civil-registration/modernising-civil-registration/, entitling the post Modernising Civil Registration: The way we register births and deaths, and give notice to marry is being modernised. Registration online In March 2006, … Continue reading

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Will transcriptions website

Many researchers share information on these web pages.  http://www.willtranscriptions.co.uk  Peter, who runs this site would be pleased to receive contributions. He writes: “I have now added a new section on the wills site, which is where we can list the details of … Continue reading

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E-petition – UK GRO certificates – why not sign up

Research Copies for Birth, Marriage & Death Certificates for Genealogical Research Purposes   Research Copies for Birth, Marriage & Death Certificates for Genealogical Research Purposes Responsible department: Home Office Under current legislation, the GRO can only “release this information by means of … Continue reading

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General Register Office for England and Wales online ordering service

The General Register Office holds a central copy of all registrations for England and Wales. Local Register Offices also hold records of events registered in their area. For recent events registered within the last 6 months (for marriages this period … Continue reading

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