More information is becoming available digitally every day.
This page provides links to numerous societies, libraries and archives holding genealogical information - but there are many more.
These are some of the most commonly used websites for English/Welsh genealogy sources and advice:
Free UK Genealogy is a group of voluntary transcribers/genealogists who are transcribing English (including Cornish) and Welsh indexes to births, deaths and marriages 1837-1983, and UK Census data.
Their three main indexes are:
Free BMD - Index entries for births, deaths and marriages
Free REG – Parish registers - works best if you know a place/parish
Free CEN – Free database for searching UK Census results for 1841-1891
Here are a selection of useful websites that may be handy to have. For websites on more specific subjects choose from the topic tabs above.
There are many symbols that can represent Wales. There is the daffodil, the leek, the Welsh love-spoon and the Prince of Wales feathers, just to name a few.