Ethnic / Religious Genealogy

If want to find a clergyman for your family tree, you’ll probably find him here. The database provides principal records of clerical careers from over 50 archives in England and Wales with the aim of providing coverage of as many clerical lives as possible from the Reformation to the mid-nineteenth century. Visit Website Read more

Unitarian Obituaries provides ready access to an index of obituaries of Unitarians from 1798 to the present. The obituaries were published in journals which are held in the library at Harris Manchester College. When you find the obituary that you are looking for, you’ll see a contact form you can use to ask us to send Read more

If an ancestor of yours was Romany, a traveller or worked on a fairground, then the Romany & Traveller Family History Society is the place to trace these folks. There are publications including family trees where you might find an ancestor. There’s also a photo gallery of people and fairgrounds. Membership is available and starts Read more

At present, Catholic Heritage enables users to search thousands of individual catalogue entries from 6 different Catholic institutions, representing 4 different European countries. However, the network reflects an ambition to bring together and provide access to collections which reflect the rich history of the Catholic Church in a British context and serves to celebrate Catholicism’s Read more

The Gypsies of Scotland are part of a close-knit communal people who have a shared background, but are scattered throughout the world.

The Quaker Family History Society was formed in 1993 and is a member of the Federation of Family History Societies. Our aim is to encourage and assist anyone interested in tracing the history of Quaker families in the British Isles.