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===Do you know the county where your ancestor lived?===
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===What time period are you looking for?===
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====Choose the religion:====
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:• [[GuidedResearch:Wales Church of England|<u>'''Church of England'''</u>]]<br>
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:• [[GuidedResearch:Wales Nonconformist|<u>'''Nonconformist'''</u>]]<br>
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:• [[GuidedResearch:Wales Religion Unknown|<u>'''Religion Unknown'''</u>]]<br>
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:• [[GuidedResearch:Wales Civil Registration|'''<u>Civil Registration</u>''']]<br><br>
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[[Category:Guided Research]][[Category:Wales]]
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'''To find the county where your ancestor lived choose an option below:'''
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=== England and Wales Census Records, 1841-1911 ===
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If your ancestor lived in England or Wales between 1841 and 1911 use The England and Wales Censuses.
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The records may have the county where your ancestor was born.<br>
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| [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list?fcs=region%3AUNITED_KINGDOM_IRELAND%2CrecordType%3ACENSUS&ec=region%3AUNITED_KINGDOM_IRELAND%2CrecordType%3ACENSUS www.familysearch.org]
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Census Years 1841-1911</span>
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Complete Index and Images.</span>
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| [https://search.ancestry.com/search/group/ukicen www.ancestry.com]
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;"> Census Years 1841-1911</span>
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| <span style="line-height: 19.92px;">Complete Index and Images ($)</span>
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<big>'''After the county is located:'''</big><br>
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::*Go to [[GuidedResearch:England|'''England Guided Research''']] to find the vital records of your ancestor.
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=== Surname Search ===
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Some surnames are more common in certain areas. Checking a surname distribution map may locate the likely region or area your ancestor is from.<br>
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::[https://named.publicprofiler.org/ Great Britain Family Name Profiling]
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<big>'''After the county is located:'''</big><br>
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::*Go to [[GuidedResearch:England|'''England Guided Research''']] to find the vital records of your ancestor.
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This map shows possible jurisdictions (locations) where local records were kept.<br>
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::[https://www.familysearch.org/mapp/ England 1851 Jurisdiction Map]
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<big>'''After the county is located:'''</big><br>
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::*Go to [[GuidedResearch:England|'''England Guided Research''']] to find the vital records of your ancestor.
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===What time period are you looking for?===
 
===What time period are you looking for?===
 
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Revision as of 15:54, 13 February 2020



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Knowing the county is essential in Welsh research because of common names. If county unknown, go to Finding the Wales Place of Origin to learn how to find it.


Do you know the county where your ancestor lived?



I know the county

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What time period are you looking for?



Before 1837

[hide]


Choose the religion:

Church of England
Nonconformist
Religion Unknown



After 1837

[hide]


Civil Registration







Online Map  · What is Guided Research?  · Recent Updates




I do not know the county

[hide]


To find the county where your ancestor lived choose an option below:

Census Search


Surname Search


England Jurisdiction Map

[hide]

This map shows possible jurisdictions (locations) where local records were kept.

England 1851 Jurisdiction Map



After the county is located:



What time period are you looking for?



Before 1837

[hide]


Choose the religion:

Church of England
Nonconformist
Religion Unknown



After 1837

[hide]


Civil Registration







Online Map  · What is Guided Research?  · Recent Updates