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Miscellaneous Sources

Association of Genealogists and Researchers in Archives

Contains a list of genealogists and record researchers whom can be hired to undertake research. Another such list is available on the website of the UK National Archives.


Commonwealth War Graves Commission

Includes the ‘Debt of Honour Register’ which lists the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars.


Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names

Search engine that contains information on the current and historic usage of geographic names.


Index to Theses in Great Britain and Ireland

Information on theses with abstracts accepted for higher degrees by universities in Great Britain and Ireland since 1716.


Victorian, Edwardian & early 20th century UK photographers

contain information on, and the career dates of, British photographers