12 May 2023
Almost 700,000 family history records for the county of Hampshire have been added to FindMyPast.
Hampshire baptisms - 1498-1987
A further 235,160 new baptism records have been added to this existing collection, with the transcriptions including key biographical detail to help you build your family tree: name, baptism date, location, parents’ names, and sometimes additional notes. These new transcriptions cover the years 1498 to 1987.
Hampshire marriages - 1529-1989
These 208,258 new marriage records should help you uncover your ancestor’s date and place of marriage, and the name of their spouse. These new additions span over 400 years between 1529 and 1989, and offer a valuable glimpse into the county, from the Tudor period to the modern day. Additional notes by the bride or groom may also be included.
To search these records, we’d recommend beginning broad with a name and/or date, and narrowing your search from there.
Hampshire burials - 1500 onwards
If your ancestor was buried in Hampshire, be sure to check these out. Another 239,406 burial records make up this release, and often include the age at death, death date, burial date and burial location. Dating as far back as 1500, there's over 400 years of history to explore within this set.