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The following stands offer complementary help with your family history research

Australian Research

Resources and research assistance across all Australian states. Tap into the extensive resources of the NZSG Australian Interest Group members.

Channel Islands Research

Tap into the resources and knowledge of NZSG members covering the islands of Jersey, Guernsey, Alderney & Sark.

Continental European Research

Tap into the knowledge and extensive resources of members from the NZSG Continental European Interest group covering the Continent & Scandinavia.

Cornish Research

Mining ancestry? Try Cornwall and tap into the resources and knowledge of NZSG members experienced in Cornish research.

Getting Started Area / Help Desks

Confused? Not sure how to begin researching your family tree? Need help breaking down brick walls that are slowing your progress?

This is the place to START.

Huguenot Research

Do you have a French sounding surname?  Then check out this stand.  Originally from France & the Low Countries, many Huguenot’s escaped persecution in the 16th & 17th Centuries by fleeing to England, Ireland, the Channel Islands & Sth Africa.

Irish Research

Covers Northern & Southern Ireland. Tap into the resources and extensive knowledge of members from the NZSG Irish Interest groups.

Greater London Research

Covers Metropolitan London, parts of NE Surrey & NW Kent, SW Essex, all of Middlesex and the southern part of Hertfordshire. Have you lost track of your English ancestors?  Maybe they are hiding in the London area.

Midlands & North of England Research, Isle of Man

Covers the counties of Cheshire, Cumberland, Derbyshire, Durham, Herefordshire, Lancashire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Northumberland, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Rutland, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Westmoreland, Worcestershire and Yorkshire.

New Zealand Research

Don’t know where to start? Lost in NZ?  Find out where your ancestors were in NZ using various finding aids published by the NZSG.

Scottish Record Look ups

FREE access to Scottish records from NZSG Research Officers using ScotlandsPeople. 

Find out what Scottish records are available for your ancestors

Scottish Research

Covers all Scottish counties.  Tap into the resources & extensive knowledge of members from the NZSG Scottish Interest group

Southern England & East Anglia Research

Covers the counties of Bedfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Cambridgeshire, Devon, Dorset, Essex, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Huntingdonshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Norfolk, Oxfordshire, Somerset, Suffolk, Surrey, Sussex and Wiltshire.

Taranaki Research

Cemetery databases for Otakeho, Pihama, Waihi and Waverly.

South Taranaki databases - death notices 1936-92, newspaper death notices 1993-2000. Lost in NZ? Then check out these Taranaki indexes

Young Genies

Tips and hints for young people wanting to start researching their family history...

Or for older genies wanting to inspire the younger generation

Welsh Research

Jones, Williams, Davies, Evans, Thomas – the five most common Welsh surnames – and a challenge to trace.

Tap into the expertise of experienced genealogists and unravel the intricacies of Welsh research.

Whakapapa / Maori Research

The place to go for those wanting to find out more about researching  their whakapapa or Maori lineage

Tap into the knowledge and extensive resources of members from the NZSG Maori Interest group.


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