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Surrey Genealogical Resources

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Surrey Genealogical Resources

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The purpose of this project is to outline the regional resources available for research in Surrey, both geographical/physical and online.

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Please add links to any resources you find in the appropriate sections below.


Cyndi's List - Surrey

Resource Centres - Repositories

Local Family and Local History Societies

Surrey History Centre in Woking collects and preserves the records of Surrey's past and present, documenting the story of the county and its people from the 12th century to the 21st century. Visiting the centre to use our collections is free, staff are always happy to offer advice, and we have a busy programme of exhibitions, talks and events.

Guide to Parish Registers, Surrey History Centre


  • [] - more than 2.5 million historic parish registers from Surrey are available on
  • Many of the Surrey parish registers from 1538-c1900 are available through the FamilySearch Website

Research Guides

Historical documents

History of Surrey Communities


Historical Resources publications


Professional Researchers

Please add researchers who you have tried and can recommend.

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