The Dorset DCI lets you search and view death certificates for free. The certificates have been donated by family historians, and you can also donate a certificate if you wish. There are currently almost 10,000 certificates to search and view. Visit Website Read more
If you’re looking for ancestors, local history or family history in Dorset, England, these links to many online resources will help you.
This is probably the best family history website for tracing your Dorchester and Fordington ancestors. The records are plentiful, including: Census Parish Records Wills Church Officials Historical Directories Books Poor Law Records Biographies Postcards Maps Visit Website Read more
The history of Dorset County Hospital website has a wealth of information and records about the hospital, its staff, and patients. You can see burial registers, admissions, census returns, staff records, directories, newspaper reports, and more. The site contains information from when the hospital first opened in 1841 until it became part of the NHS Read more
Links to parish records & registers available online for the English county of Dorset, including Baptisms, Marriages and Burials. Dorset Baptisms 1538-1978 Dorset Marriages 1538-1902 Dorset Burials 1538-1995 Dorset Parish Registers 1538-1936 Dorset Online Parish Clerks Over 1.6 million Dorset parish records online Almer Parish Registers 1538-1812 Alton Pancras Marriages 1674-1812 Ashmore Parish Registers (index) Read more
Historical post office directory for the English counties of Hampshire, Wiltshire and Dorset 1880 Kelly’s directory of Hampshire, Wiltshire, Dorsetshire and the Isle of Wight 1889 Read more