Your family history - get started!
We are equipped with all the information and help you need to trace your Hertfordshire roots, plus a wide range of resources for tracing ancestors elsewhere. These include:
- Hertfordshire Names Online - An index to people, places and events with over 800,000 names from the 15th century to present day
- Free access to Findmypast.co.uk - Hertfordshire Parish registers are available on this website
- Free access to Ancestry
- Free access to the Internet and Hertfordshire's Online Reference Library, including TheTimes from 1785
We also offer a search service
Family History Surgeries
Are you stuck with your family history? Book a session with an experienced member of staff for one-to-one advice on the resources which may help you progress with your research. Booking is essential.
- One hour between 10.00 and 15.30
- Available Tuesday to Friday
- Cost £5
Contact us to book your appointment.
Family history Links
- General Register Office
- Free BMD
- BBC family history page
- Family Search
- Hertfordshire Genealogy
- Society of Genealogists
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