The Essex Regiment website covers Essex military up to the end of WWI. The main focus is the Essex Regiment and its predecessors the 44th East Essex Regiment and the 56th West Essex Regiment plus a variety of Militia Groups going back to the English Civil War. Visit Website Read more

Local family history research in Cambridgeshire, Essex, Hertfordshire and Suffolk. Family tree packages (across England & Wales) also available.

Links to websites containing Essex Parish Records & Registers available to view online, including Births/Baptisms, Marriages, Deaths/Burials. Essex Parish Registers (The Genealogist) Essex Parish Registers 1503-1997 (FamilySearch) SEAX – Essex Archives Online has some free parish registers FreeReg – Search free parish registers Bocking, St. Mary’s, Parish Registers 1558-1639 Castle Hedingham Baptisms, Marriages & Burials Read more

Welcome to the website of Sarah E Doig, Professional Genealogist & Local Historian. I offer a wide range of services drawing on my training and experience in family and local history research.

An A-Z list of Essex surnames with contact information to request information and help. New surnames are added regularly.

Essex Society for Family History aims to promote and encourage the public study of British Family History, genealogy, heraldry, and local history with particular reference to Essex; and to promote the preservation, security and accessibility of archival material.