This very useful site relates the history of Parish
Registers. The site also has helpful information on
reading old handwriting (palaeography).
An excellent resource created by Channel 4 as the
Black and Asian History Map. The site has sections
on history and tracing your family tree.
A site dedicated to the exploration of Black History.
This is a pilot web site for research resources,
relating to Caribbean Studies and the history of Black
and Asian peoples in the UK.
It has been largely forgotten that people of African
and Asian origin have lived in Britain for at least
two thousand years. The Black Presence site aims to
reclaim some of this history and make it more widely
The British Library has many resources to help research
Black and Asian History.
Moving Here is a major web resource which focuses
on the Caribbean, South Asian, Irish and Jewish communities.