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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.


British GenealogyPaid for research with a free Forum.
Cindi's List - CumberlandLink to other websites with information on Cumberland family history.
Cindi's List - WestmorlandLink to other websites with information on Westmorland family history.
Crew List Index Project (CLIP)Records of British merchant seafarers of the late 19th and early 20th century.
Curious FoxCuriousFox, the village by village contact site for anyone researching family history, genealogy and local history in the UK and Ireland
DNA TestingA guide to some of the DNA testing available
Dufton Family Name and Village.Dufton Family History and Genealogy
England Gen WebPart of the WorldGenWeb Project and is the local resource page for English research.
Family Tree FolkSupplies and gifts for family history research.
Family Tree Forum.Forums for family history research.
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.
French OriginsPaid research 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.
GENUKIA virtual reference library of genealogical information of particular relevance to the UK and Ireland
GENUKI CumberlandGENUKI information page for Cumberland
GENUKI WestmorlandGENUKI information page for Westmorland
GonMad Cumbrian DictionaryA collection of words and phrases of Cumbrian dialect.
Guides to the LakesA collection of links to historical data including old pictures ane maps about the lake district.
Guides to the LakesThe Lakes Guide topics, useful information of the area
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 ExtractsParish Register transcription for Kirkby Stephen
Kirkby Stephen Marriage Bonds 1668-1739Extracts from Marriage Bonds volumes 1 and 2 published by CFHS
Levens History ProjectPhotos, documents and archives from Leven Village and area
Longsleddale CommunityAll parish records transcribed and indexed in very helpful way - brilliant site for anyone interested in the area
Maritime History Archive at St. John's, Newfoundland. Immense repository of Maritime information - especially Crew Agreements.
Medical TermsDescription of Medical Terms used in the past
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.Abstracts of wills in the county of Westmorland
Your Scottish Descent - Scottish family history research service


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