GENEALOGY RESOURCES ON THE INTERNET

ENGLAND MAILING LISTS - GENERAL



  1. 1-25TH-LONDON. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 1-25th London Cycle Regiment during World War I and those ancestors who served in this regiment. Additional information can be found on the London 1/25th Regt website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to 1-25th-london-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or 1-25th-london-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  2. 1911-CENSUS-HELP. A mailing list for people that need help understanding and reading the United Kingdom 1911 census records covering the census areas of England and Wales. Lookup requests for this census will not be allowed. To subscribe send "subscribe" to 1911-census-help-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or 1911-census-help-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  3. 74TH_REGIMENT_OF_FOOT. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the 74th Regiment of Foot, a British regiment of the American Revolutionary War. To subscribe send "subscribe" to 74th_regiment_of_foot-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or 74th_regiment_of_foot-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  4. AngloIrish. A mailing list for anyone researching their Anglo-Irish (not Scots-Irish) ancestors in Ireland. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/angloirish/ or by sending the following to angloirish-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  5. ANGLO-IRISH. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information Anglo-Irish ancestors across both Irish county lines and surname lines. To subscribe send "subscribe" to anglo-irish-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or anglo-irish-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  6. ANGLO-ITALIAN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in people of mixed English and Italian ancestry. To subscribe send "subscribe" to anglo-italian-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or anglo-italian-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  7. ENG-ARCHIVES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the Archives of England and Wales, both national and regional. Topics include utilizing the search engine of The National Archives (TNA), discussing TNA's "Your Archives" project, providing related news and releases, and general discussion and advice about the repositories and the services offered. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-archives-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-archives-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  8. ENG-CANAL-PEOPLE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the boat people on the inland waterways of England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-canal-people-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-canal-people-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  9. ENG-DESERTED-VILLAGES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in identifying deserted villages in England and locating their vital records. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-deserted-villages-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-deserted-villages-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  10. ENG-GEN-EVENTS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding schedules, topics, speakers, and other information about genealogy events in England including conferences, meetings, conventions, seminars, etc. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-gen-events-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-gen-events-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  11. ENG-GEN-RESOURCES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding genealogical resources that are available in England for conducting research in England, and how best to use these resources. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-gen-resources-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-gen-resources-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  12. ENGLAND-FREEDMEN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Freedmen in England from all ethnic backgrounds (e.g., African, Caucasian, indigenous natives) including American slaves transported to England who later became free. To subscribe send "subscribe" to england-freedmen-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or england-freedmen-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  13. england-gene. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in England. To subscribe send the following to england-gene-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  14. ENGLAND-GenWeb. A mailing list for anyone with an interest in the EnglandGenWeb Project as described on the EnglandGenWeb site. This is a companion list to the Project and will therefore focus on Project activities. Specific research queries should be posted to other mailing lists dealing with England genealogy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to england-genweb-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or england-genweb-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  15. ENGLAND-OBITS. A mailing list for obituary queries and the posting of obituaries for individuals born in England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to england-obits-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or england-obits-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  16. ENGLAND-ROOTS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to england-roots-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or england-roots-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  17. ENGLISH-EMIGRANTS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding emigrants from England to any other country in the world. To subscribe send "subscribe" to english-emigrants-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or english-emigrants-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  18. ENGLISH-OBITS. A mailing list for the sharing of obituaries for individuals in or from England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to english-obits-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or english-obits-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  19. englishresearch. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in England in order to spread information, seek help, answer queries, etc. Commercial postings of a genealogical nature are accepted. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/englishresearch/ or by sending the following to englishresearch-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  20. englishukonly. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in England. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/englishukonly/ or by sending the following to englishukonly-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  21. ENG-LOST-CONNECTIONS. A mailing list for those who are researching their English ancestry and need help in finding those missing links. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-lost-connections-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-lost-connections-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  22. ENG-ONENAMESTUDIES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding one name studies for surnames originating in England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-onenamestudies-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-onenamestudies-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  23. ENG-PUBS-INNS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in English pubs and inns which have served as the focus of community life in England from the Dark Ages to the present day. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-pubs-inns-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-pubs-inns-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  24. ENG-SURNAMES. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding surnames in England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-surnames-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-surnames-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  25. ENG-THAMESWATERMEN. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the Watermen and Lightermen of the River Thames and their families. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-thameswatermen-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-thameswatermen-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  26. ENG-TOBACCO-PIPE-MAKERS. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in individuals in England who were involved in the business of making clay tobacco pipes. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-tobacco-pipe-makers-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-tobacco-pipe-makers-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  27. ENG-VILLAGES. A mailing list for anyone with a passion for local history or a specific genealogical interest in the villages of England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to eng-villages-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or eng-villages-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  28. FreeBMD-Admins. A mailing list for discussing, implementing, developing and organising the FreeBMD project. FreeBMD stands for Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths. The objective of the FreeBMD Project is to provide free Internet access to the Civil Registration index information for England and Wales that is greater than 100 years old. More recent data will be accepted but will be stored until we are able to publish it, either because it is 100 years old or because the Office for National Statistics (ONS) gives us wider permissions. FreeBMD is a very new project with significantly less then one percent of the records in the database, so you should not expect to find your relatives in the database at this time. What is needed are transcribers! Additional information can be found on the FreeBMD website. To subscribe send "subscribe" to freebmd-admins-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or freebmd-admins-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode). We are looking for dedicated volunteers for this phase so, once you have subscribed, please announce yourself on the list and describe the aspects that interest you most.
  29. FreeBMD-News. A read-only mailing list for people who are interested in how the FreeBMD project is progressing. FreeBMD stands for Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths. The objective of the project is to provide free Internet access to the Civil Registration index information for England and Wales that is greater than 100 years old. Postings will announce major decisions, track progress, and promulgate calls for volunteers. Traffic is expected to be light (e.g., a message every few days). Additional information can be found on the FreeBMD website. To subscribe send the following to freebmd-news-l-request@rootsweb.com: subscribe
  30. FREEREG. A mailing list for users of the FreeREG project. The FreeREG Project's objective is to provide free Internet searches of baptism, marriage, and burial records, which have been transcribed into a database from English parish registers. Additional information can be found on the FreeREG web pages. To subscribe send "subscribe" to freereg-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or freereg-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  31. GEN-TRIVIA-ENG. A mailing list where one can share ancestral recipes, poems, rhymes, ditties, slang words, sayings, etc. This list will address England only so that other English mailing lists are not cluttered by such postings. To subscribe send "subscribe" to gen-trivia-eng-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or gen-trivia-eng-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  32. LEGAL-ENGWLS. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the legal aspects of genealogical research in England and Wales including copyright, database rights, data protection, and privacy. To subscribe send "subscribe" to legal-engwls-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or legal-engwls-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  33. MI-ENGLAND. A mailing list for those interested in Monumental Inscriptions on gravestones, etc. in England. This list is essentially for discussions and queries on methods of recording Monumental Inscriptions; where to find information on who holds collections of records for various places, graveyards, etc., and discussion on the maintenance, or otherwise, of graveyards and headstones. To subscribe send "subscribe" to mi-england-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or mi-england-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  34. NORTH-AM-ENGLISH. A mailing list for Americans and Candians who are researching their english ancestry. To subscribe send "subscribe" to north-am-english-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or north-am-english-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  35. NORTHERN-ENGLAND. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical, historical, or cultural interest in the entire north of England. To subscribe send "subscribe" to northern-england-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or northern-england-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  36. QUAKER-BRITISH-ISLES. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in Quaker ancestors in the British Isles. To subscribe send "subscribe" to quaker-british-isles-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or quaker-british-isles-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  37. royal-england. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical interest in the royal people of England. You can subscribe from http://groups.yahoo.com/group/royal-england/ or by sending the following to royal-england-subscribe@yahoogroups.com: subscribe
  38. SHIPS_FROM_ENGLAND. A mailing list for the discussion and sharing of information regarding the immigration and emigration by ships from England. While the emphasis will be on ships to the British Colonies of North America, other destinations are appropriate topics for discussion. To subscribe send "subscribe" to ships_from_england-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or ships_from_england-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).
  39. WAVERLEY_ROUTE. A mailing list for anyone with a genealogical or historical interest in the Waverley Route, North British Railway's line running from Carlisle to Edinburgh via Hawick and Galshiels through the Scottish Borders, as well as all of its branches. Topics include any feature or staff member of these lines as well as those involved in the construction such as the Irish navigational engineers (Navvies) who worked on it. To subscribe send "subscribe" to waverley_route-l-request@rootsweb.com (mail mode) or waverley_route-d-request@rootsweb.com (digest mode).


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