Trace your Isle of Wight ancestors, family history, genealogy local history and more with these online resources and records.
Births, Marriages, Deaths, Burials and Parish records
- BMD Indexes – Registered births, marriages and deaths 1837-2010
- Marriage Register Index 1837-1900
These indices are arranged by (1) surname of bride (2) surname of groom and include Christian name, year, date and place (parish). These files are PDF and are around 500 pages in length.
- Northwood Cemetery Burial Records
- Ryde Cemetery Burial Database
- Shalfleet Parish Records
This a project to transcribe Shalfleet Parish Records from around 1604 (Marriages), 1607 (Baptisms) and 1620 (Burials), these are the earliest registers available, until 1837.
- Workhouse (House of Industry) Burials 1783-1866 (PDF)
Photos & Postcards
- Isle of Wight Historic Postcards
- Ryde Historical Photos & Postcards
- Isle of Wight Photographers
A database of photographers offering services between 1840-1940
- The County Press Archive
You can now access more than 6,500 editions of the County Press online and search for articles by keywords and dates.