Links To French Records And Indexes
Having ancestors from France, I am intrigued with finding details of my French born ancestors. I am building this page, so please check back often as websites of interest are added.
**If you find a website that is not on this page, feel free to send me the information on my Contact Form. I will review it for content and appropriateness for my website.
Utilize this easy to use translation site for French to English conversion.
The French Genealogy Blog
An informative blog with a variety of French genealogical information in English.
This website provides genealogies and histories of Huguenot ancestors from the Picard region of France with multiple language translations.
This French Protestant genealogy website provides options for English, Dutch and Spanish translation.
Website of registries of the churches of Luneray.
Indexes to deaths and burials in France from 1546 to 1960. Over 300,000 records.
Family Search.org's index of French births and baptisms from 1546 to 1896.
Indexes for French marriages from 1546 to 1924.
Search the mortuaries and tombs of Flanders and Ardennes. Volunteers have submitted personal family trees for research.
This website is fabulous! Pere-Lachaise is a cemetery in the 20th arrondissement of Paris. It is the world's most visited cemetery and the website provides a virtual tour of the monuments. It is in English and great fun!
This site does not have an English option for translation. It has a surname search engine and all access is free.
This website has as English option. It is excellent for vital records.
The website of the National Archives of France is a combination of records for Paris, Fontaineblue and Pierrefitte-Sur-Seine.
This site does not have an English option for translation. Of special interest, look at the passport search engine.
This is the French version of the volunteer Genweb that we love! This is a great resource for surname information.
This site describes itself as "a secured publication system for the databases of genealogical societies." Look for marriage, baptism and death indexes.
Enter your ancestor's surname into the search engine and it will take you to individual departements for vitals.
This fabulous website is in English. It has 27, 507 marriage indexes and records from the Southeast of Tarn, France from 1793 to 1900.
Search this website by surname or village of Alsace for the 1836 census.
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