Document Contents

See also the links relating to individual dioceses.



Society of Genealogists:


Federation of Family History Societies:

International Genealogical Index:  

Historical and archival

British Library

National Library of Wales:

Lambeth Palace Library:

The National Archives:

The Institute of Historical Research:

Archives Hub:

British History Online:

Online resources relating to the history of the Church and its clergy

Building on History: The Church in London:

Fasti Ecclesiae Anglicanae:

Colonial American Clergy of the Church of England Database, compiled by James E. Bell:

Mundus: Gateway to missionary collections in the United Kingdom:

The Church of England Record Society:

Project Canterbury: electronic editions of sources on Anglican history:

My Parish Project website:


British Library

COPAC catalogue:

Church of England

Church of England:

Church in Wales:

Crockford’s Clerical Directory:

Anglican communion

Scottish Episcopal Church:

Index of parish websites:

Index of diocesan websites:

Church preservation and buildings

Churches Conservation Trust:

National Churches Trust:

Church Plans Online project:

The Ecclesiological Society:

Topographical and geographical

The Victoria County History:

A Vision of Britain Through Time, including maps, statistical trends and historical descriptions (1801–2001):

Other online resources

Proceedings of the Old Bailey:

Navy Biographical Database:

Connected Histories

London Lives:

Networks and projects

Building on History: The Church in London:

British state prayers, fasts and thanksgivings, 1540s to 1940s:

Warwick Network for Parish Research:



Academic institutions

Arts and Humanities Research Council:

British Academy

King’s College London:

University of Kent at Canterbury:

University of Reading:

Durham University: