Bolton Library and Museum Services

Family History resources

Family trees

A quick list of pointers to help you start researching your family tree with Bolton Archives.

Family tree pointers

Family sources list

A list of basic sources for Family History at Bolton Archives and Local Studies Unit

Resources useful to family historians

CD resources

We are gradually acquiring a number of sources related to family history research on CD-ROM.

Guide to CD resources

Useful Addresses

A list of useful regional and national resources for information relating to Family history

View list of Family history related addresses

International Genealogical Index

This index, which is sometimes known colloquially as the ‘Mormon Index’, has been compiled by the Church of Latter Day Saints.

View list of available genealogical indexes

Family history links

Web links to sites that may be of use to family historians

Family history web links