Non-Conformist Resources

This section explains where to look for non-conformist records in Kent and Suffolk.
Please note that many of the sites contain religious beliefs and opinions which do not necessarily coincide with my own beliefs. The links are provided for genealogical and historical purposes only.

 

Recommended reading

  1. Tracing Your Ancestors in the Public Record Office published by the Public Record Office, ISBN number 1 903365 89 9. (Try to get the 7th. edition since it's much larger than earlier versions.)
  2. Catholic Missions and Registers 1700 - 1880; Volume 1: London and the Home Counties published by Michael Gandy, ISBN number 0 952053 51 9.
  3. Catholic Missions and Registers 1700 - 1880; Volume 2: The Midlands and East Anglia published by Michael Gandy, ISBN number 0 952053 52 7.
  4. National Index of Parish Registers - Volume 2; Sources for Nonconformist Genealogy and Family History published by the Society of Genealogists, ISBN number 0 901878 47 2. This covers Protestant denominations.
  5. My Ancestors Were Congregationalists in Engalnd and Wales published by the Society of Genealogists, ISBN number 1 859510 49 3.
  6. My Ancestors were English Presbyterians/Unitarians published by the Society of Genealogists, ISBN number 0 946789 62 2.
  7. My Ancestors were Methodists published by the Society of Genealogists, ISBN number 1 859514 03 0.
  8. My Ancestors were Quakers published by the Society of Genealogists, ISBN number 1 859514 04 9.
  9. The Bishops' register of confirmations in the Midland district published by the Catholic Family History Society, ISBN number 0 952900 62 8.
  10. Guide to Genealogical Sources Part 3 - Non-conformist records published by the Suffolk Record Office.

 

Libraries and Record Offices

 

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