Tyne & Wear Archives
Based in Newcastle, Tyne & Wear Archives is home to thousands of documents relating to the five local districts of Newcastle, Sunderland, Gateshead, North Tyneside and South Tyneside.
BMDs & Parish Records
Has good coverage of Northumberland for births, marriages and deaths after 1837.
Ask a question about your Northumberland family history or find others who are researching the same families.
The Northumberland Communities website contains a range of learning resource material that reflects Northumberland’s heritage, providing a base for studying the County’s history. The website provides a starting point for understanding the development of communities in Northumberland. It also seeks to illustrate the range of sources for family and local history research that are available via Northumberland Archives Service.
Northumberland & Durham Family History Society
The Northumberland & Durham Family History Society has a research centre in Newcastle where you can search for your family history. There are different branches throughout the region where monthly meetings are held. Anyone can join the society and get help and advice.