Births, Deaths and Marriages


Australasia Births, Deaths and Marriages Exchange
Search for names from certificates supplied by submitters.

Australian BDM certificates
Information contained in BDM certicates.

Australian Capital Territory (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Links to a spreadsheet of the Death Index 1930-1973 and Marriage Index 1930-1936.

Birth, Death and Marriage Records – Australia
Information about where to apply for birth, death & marriage certificates in each state and territory.

New South Wales (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Searchable online indexes, certificates can be ordered online.

Northern Territory (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Information about applying for certificates.

Queensland Birth/Death/Marriage
Historical index search of births, deaths and marriages.

Ryerson  Index
Contemporary Death & Obituaries in Australian Newspapers.

South Australia (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Historical search of births, deaths and marriages.

Tasmania (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Historical search of births, deaths and marriages.

Victoria (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Free to search indexes online, certificates can be purchased online.

Western Australia (Birth/Death/Marriage)
Free online searching of Western Australian birth, death and marriage indexes.

Western Australia reverse marriage lookup



Births, Deaths and Marriages – New Zealand
Search online indexes and apply for certs online.

BMD Index
U.K. pay to search civil registration indexes, incomplete date range at this stage.

Worlwide searchable indexes.

UK commerical website including indexes of births, deaths and marriages.

U.K. volunteer-based, free to search, incomplete date range at this stage.

UK volunteer-based, free to search parish registers.

General Register Office for England and Wales
Information about applying for certificates, order certificates online.

General Register Office for Ireland (Republic of Ireland)
Information about applying for certificates from GRO in Dublin.

Germany BDM
Access to BDM & burial records.

Jewish Polish
Affiliated with the Museum of Jewish Heritage.

Library and Archives Canada
Canadian birth, death, marriage and census records.

National Library of Ireland
Catholic Parish Registers.

National Records of Scotland
Pay to search indexes, order certificates online.

Netherlands BDM
Site contains church & civil records.

PRONI – Ireland
Public Record Office of Northern Ireland (PRONI) is the official archive for Northern Ireland.
The Irish Family History Foundation (IFHF) index and transcriptions of many Irish records, including the majority of the Irish Catholic parish registers.

ScotlandsPeople is the official online source of parish register, civil registration and census records for Scotland – Subscription only database.

This site provides links to websites that offer on-line transcriptions of UK births, deaths, marriages and census.