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Useful Links

​These links are included because we feel that they are sites that might be of interest to Braund researchers. The Braund Society is  not responsible for the content of external sitesInclusion on this list does not necessarily suggest endorsement by The Braund Society. The links are checked regularly but if there are any problems, or if you would like to suggest additions to this list, please contact us


Braund Related Sites

Devon and Cornwall

 Sites to help with English Research

  • Free Bmd - free access to an index to English and Welsh births, marriages and deaths from 1837.

  • General Register Office - the official site to use if you want to obtain English or Welsh birth, marriage or death certificates. Other sites may charge you more.

  • Findmypast – a subscription site containing many UK records, including most Devon parish registers. Access to the indexes is free.

  • Ancestry - a subscription site giving access to many records.

  • GENUKI - information about United Kingdom Genealogy, particularly good coverage for Devon and Cornwall.

  • Family Search - a free website with indexes to records and some images.

  • Histpop – Interesting information about UK population statistics.

  • Discovery Catalogue – The National Archives’ index to archive collections in England and Wales.

  • Probate Service - search for and order copies of wills proved in England and Wales from 1858 onwards.

  • FreeCen - free access to some English and Welsh census returns.

  • The Commonwealth War Graves Commission

  • Old Bailey Online - index to cases held in the Central Criminal Court 1674-1913.

Sites to help with Australian Research

Sites to help with Research in New Zealand

Sites to help with US Research

Sites to help with Canadian Research


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