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Below are a range of links to sites we have found useful in our genealogy research.  Please let us know if there are any bad links. 


Genes Reunited

Genes Reunited has a vast number of family trees. You build your own on the site and system to advise you when another new tree is added with names in common with your family tree. You receive regular lists of names found on other sites which may be the same as yours. 

The site requires payment of an annual membership fee which is good value for the support given. All contacts are done through the site so your details are never disclosed unless you wish to do so.

Cyndi's List


One of the most comprehensive genealogy sites on the internet.

Categorized & cross-referenced index to genealogical resources on the Internet. A list of links that point you to genealogical research sites online. Free jumping-off point for you to use in your online research. A "card catalog" to the genealogical collection in the immense library that is the Internet.

An excellent genealogical research portal onto the Internet.


A large collection of genealogical information pages for England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, the Channel Islands, and the Isle of Man.

Ancestor Search

Free genealogy resources, here are plenty of free resources for the genealogist: lessons, guides, tools, calculators, charts, forms, templates, software, lessons, lookups, databases, form letters, graphics, translations, clip art, social network sites, biography assistants, forums, newsletters etc.

Surname Web

Genealogy project based solely upon the genealogy of your surname.

Chinese in New Zealand

An excellent resource for those wishing to research Chinese in New Zealand.  Has several papers on various aspects of chinese migration to NZ and their history in this country.


Latter Day Saints

Claiming to have the largest collection of free family history, family tree and genealogy records in the world, this site certainly has a very large amount of well catalogued information.

The Generations Network

The Generations Network of products and services provides the tools that enable people to discover who they are and where they come from.

This site has a number of genealogy sites attached such as MyFamily, Rootsweb,, TGN, FamilyTreeMaker and various country specific sites.

A genealogy site where you can create a family tree and get assistance from other members. There are good search functions and other resources although they do tend to be US focused and there is a membership charge.

Roots Web

Part of which provides financial support, this site states its primary purpose and function is to connect people so that they can help each other and share genealogical research.

Tribal Pages

Build and host a family tree for free on this site which currently has over 175,000 family trees. The online service allows members to trace their family history and create family tree charts, photo albums and more using free genealogy tools.


A useful site with basic genealogy information plus a lot of links to useful sites. Tends to have a UK focus. 

Trace Your Family Tree

Tree Removal

This site has some useful tips for genealogy beginners and also lists several sites with great resources for getting started on your own family tree.


A genealogy web ring with a New Zealand focus.


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