23 December 2019
More than 150,000 Northumberland records have been added to the FindMyPast genealogy website, covering centuries of baptisms, marriages and burials.
Over 25,000 new records covering 25 parishes across the county have been added to FindMyPast's collection of Northumberland Baptisms. The amount of information in each record may vary, but most will include a combination of your ancestor’s birth year, baptism date, baptism place and parents’ names.
Northumberland Baptisms consists of both parish registers and bishop’s transcripts created from material held by:
- Northumberland Record Office
- Durham University Library
- Northumberland & Durham Family History Society
- College of Arms.
Over 28,000 new additions from 15 parishes are now available to search. Each transcript will reveal a combination of the birth years, residences, marriage date fathers’ names and witnesses’ names for both the bride and groom.
Search over 98,000 new records added from 3 parishes to uncover your Northumberland roots. These transcripts will reveal when your ancestor died, their age at death and where they were laid to rest. Some records may even include an image of the original document or include the names of next of kin.