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This list of websites is provided for the convience of members. CFHS has no control over these sites nor does it endorse them. Please take care when using these links.


BMD Certificates
Cindi's List - Cumberland
Cindi's List - Westmorland
County Surnames
Crew List Index Project (CLIP)
Cumberland Ancestor Trackers
Curious Fox
Description of Medical Terms used in the past
DNA TestingA guide to some of the DNA testing available
Dufton Family Name and Village.
England Gen Web
FamicityA repository where you can save your Family information including family trees.
Family Tree Folk supplies and gifts
Family Tree Forum.
Find My PastA subscription site with access to a wealth of records.
Flat Caps and BonnetsA website selling a CD which contains around 140 PDF files which are scans of various books, including some earlier publications for parish records.
Freemasons (Durham)
Freemasons (Northumberland)
French OriginsResearch into French Family History
Garlands HospitalA blog on the history of the Cumberland and Westmorland Joint Lunatic Asylum or Garlands Hospital as it was known.
Geneally - Links to genealogy websites
Genealogy free pages and a forum sponsored by Parish Chest
GenGophersOn line digital genealogy books
Genpals 2003 MSN Group Links and Chat Room
GENUKI Cumberland
GENUKI Westmorland
GonMad Cumbrian Dictionary
Guides to the LakesA collection of links to historical data about the lake district.
History, Genealogy, Tourism, Whitehaven
Internet Archive Cumberland PublicationsLink to the internet archive where old publications for Cumberland have been scanned and saved, includes some parish records and old books describing the county.
Internet Archive Westmorland PublicationsLink to the internet archive where old publications for Westmorland have been scanned and saved, includes some parish records and old books describing the county.
Kirkby Stephen - Various Extracts
Kirkby Stephen Marriage Bonds 1668-1739
Levens History Project
Linages [Forum Links and other Genealogy items]
Longsleddale CommunityAll parish records transcribed and indexed in very helpful way - brilliant site for anyone interested in the area
Looking 4 Kin - Cumbria
Maritime History Archive at St. John's, Newfoundland. Immense repository of Maritime information - especially Crew Agreements.
Medical TermsMedical terms as used on death certificates and in coroners reports in the 18th and 19th Centuries
Medieval source material on the internet
Methodist AncestorsWhere to find local Methodist church and circuit records, locations of Methodist church archives
Miscellaneous links to USA genealogy sites.
More People and Places Some Westmorland Information about people
Old Occupations.
On Line Genealogy Shop
Origins Network
People Connection - Genealogy related website.
Personal Heritage Publications
Roots WebRoots web is the location for mailing lists and access to other projects and tools. Now hosted by Amazon but it remains free of charge.
RootsChatThe UK's largest free family history forum
Sherwens of CumbriaA family history/genealogy webpage about families from the West Cumbria area.
St Bees VillageGeneral Website for St. Bees Village.
The EDGE Guide to Cumbria and the Lake District
The Olive Tree Genealogy
Vanished - Hundreds of unusual links
Victoria Hall Calamity
Westmorland Wills.
Your Scottish Descent - Scottish family history research service


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