Derbyshire

Find your Derbyshire ancestors and relatives with these genealogy, family history, military, hearldry, local history and criminal records.

If you’re researching criminal ancestors in Derbyshire, these links and resources will help you locate them. Executed Prisoners of Derby Gaol History of Three Derby Gaols Crime in Derbyshire Derbyshire Petty and Quarter Sessions 1770-1828 Derbyshire Prisoner Records 1729-1913 Also see: Criminal Ancestors Records Read more

The Nottingham Road Cemetery in Derby has an index that allows you to search and view their burials. You’ll only be able to see some basic information: Surname, Forenames, Age, Year and the Index Number. The cemetery was consecrated by the Bishop of Lichfield in April 1855, and opened on 1 May 1855 with 8 Read more

A list of Derbyshire parish records and registers available to search and view online, including Births/Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths/Burials from 1538 onwards. Derbyshire Baptisms Search more than 230,000 baptism registers to find out their name, date of birth and the names of their parents. Derbyshire Baptism Index 1538-1910 Search over 692,000 records from 1538 to 1910 Read more

Clay Cross Genealogy and Local History is a great resource for tracing your Clay Cross ancestors. The site incudes free access to census records, trade directories, maps, local history, baptisms, marriages and much more. You can also view White’s 1857 Directory of Derbyshire for free. Visit Website Read more

The Derbyshire Ancestral Research Group has many family history records which are not available online. The group will assist with research by post. Their website has the details of which records they hold.