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England Parish Records (pre-1837)

Search, browse, or explore online parish records, including baptisms, marriages and burials -- most prior to 1837 -- by county across England. Includes links to Online Parish Clerks where you'll find many free parish registers transcribed by volunteers.

International Genealogical Index
Millions of English parish records have been transcribed and included in the free International Genealogical Index at FamilySearch. If you want a shortcut, then try searching by Batch Number to locate records by parish.

British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd Edition
CD-ROM The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has compiled this 16-CD collection of approximately 12.3 million total records taken from birth, christening, and marriage records from selected parishes and other sources in the British Isles -- England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales & the Isle of Man -- all at a very reasonable price.

Cheshire Parish Register Project
Search this free Cheshire Parish Register database for specific surnames in baptism, marriage or burial records. Click on "progress" to see which parish transcriptions have been completed, are online, or are in progress.

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks
Search the transcriptions of baptisms, marriages, marriage banns, burials, and birth, marriage and death certificates for parishes across Cornwall, England. All transcriptions free through the effort of online volunteers.

Cumberland Roots
The Cumberland Family History site offers access to free transcriptions of parish records from various parishes in Cumberland, including a few that are not included in the International Genealogical Index (IGI).

Dorset OPC - Baptisms, Marriages & Burials
Volunteers have transcribed marriages, baptisms and burials taken from parish registers for dozens of parishes in Dorset, England.

Somerset OPC - Parish Records Online
Click on "transcriptions" to find records of baptisms, banns, marriages and burials, plus other records from parishes throughout Somerset, a county in the southwest of England.

Sussex OPC - Online Parish Clerk
Search by name, or browse by church or parish to find baptisms, marriages, burals and other records from parishes in Sussex.

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