Online Databases & Records for Research in British India
Find online databases and records for researching ancestors in British India, the territories of India under the tenancy or sovereignty of the East India Company or British Crown between 1612 and 1947.
Geography & Maps of India
Maps, geographical information, and statistics for India from Geography Guide, Matt Rosenberg.
Bangladesh Genealogy Forum
A free genealogy message board for queries regarding ancestors from Bangladesh.
This page shows the various languages currently used in each of the countries of Asia, where they are geographically spoken, and by how many people they are used.
Families in British India Society
Organization devoted to members with an interest in researching their ancestors of British and European origin in India and Southern Asia.
Family History Library - Records of India
Browse this online index to learn about the thousands of Indian genealogical records held by the Family History Library. These records can be accessed through your local Family History Center (located around the world). Don't miss the Related Places list for records of the individual countries and places of India.
India Genealogy Forum
A free message board for genealogy queries regarding the country of India.
India-L Genealogy Mailing List
Exchange ideas, suggestions, queries, questions and family details with others who are interested in genealogy in India.
India Office Records and Private Papers
If your Indian ancestor was employed as a civilian in any arm of government, such as the police, post office, railways or civil service, then his records are most likely to be kept in the India Office Collections of the British Library. This also applies if your ancestor served in the East India Company Army.
Pakistan Genealogy Forum
A free message board for genealogy queries regarding the country of Pakistan.
Passages to India
Outstanding descriptions of genealogy resources in British India.
Sri Lanka Genealogy Forum
A free genealogy message board for queries regarding ancestors from Sri Lanka.
The Indiaman Magazine
The Indiaman Magazine is a genealogical magazine for people researching their ancestors of British and European origin in India and Southern Asia.