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Explore the 1939 Register to see where your family lived and worked. Delve into past family life with the Birth, Marriage, and Death Indexes. Discover a wealth of military records in British Army Lists back to 1882. Uncover past dark horses in our Criminal Registers going back to 1792.

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Now's your chance to meet your ancestors, for free. Simply search a name to find your family in national censuses, military documents, parish records and many more.

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