This section of our website is dedicated to Hampshire Family History Resources. We’ll be including genealogical information of interest to Family Historians and genealogists researching Hampshire Family History. There will be information on Births, Marriages and Deaths records, Parish Records and local Family History Groups in the county of Hampshire, England, UK.
This is a very active society with a Research Centre and 14 Family History Groups meeting at Alton, Andover, Basingstoke, Fair Oak, Fareham, Fleet & Farnborough, Gosport, New Forest, New Milton & Christchurch, Portsmouth, Ringwood, Romsey and Southampton and an afternoon group.
This record office provides historical documents preserved over up to several hundreds of years old.
Births, marriages and deaths
Here are some very useful Hampshire Genealogy pages on the FindmyPast website:
Burials – including memorial inscriptions
Electoral register records
Hampshire Newspaper Archives
Local Newspaper Archives and Historical Newspapers can provide invaluable information for Family History Researchers and are a great resource. Information can often be found that is not found in Parish Records, or Censuses. At Family History, we are able to provide a direct link to Hampshire Newspaper Archives from a variety of historical newspapers, covering different time periods. Here is the link and information on the historic Hampshire Newspapers and the time periods they cover:
British Newspaper Archives – historic newspaper records in the Hampshire area
– News and records from the historical newspapers listed below
|Local newspaper records||Record years|
|Aldershot Military Gazette||1859-1870
|Portsmouth Evening News||1878-1883
|Portsmouth Times and Naval Gazette||1850-1871|