Linda Elliott

Linda is an English genealogy expert having started researching her family tree in the 1970s. Linda has worked as a freelance genealogy researcher in England & New Zealand where she now lives. Linda has been awarded Life Membership of the Hampshire Genealogical Society and the Bay of Islands branch of the NZSG. She has taught evening classes, workshops, seminars and at the present time is leading monthly classes through a 2 year syllabus designed to take family historians from beginner to advanced researcher level.

Unlock the Past Cruises – 3rd and 4th

Web site


  • Ancestry – creating online family trees you can be proud of and it doesn’t have to cost you a cent.
  • Ancestry – The Card Catalogue, the treasure house of Ancestry
  • Burying Your London ancestors: cemeteries, burial grounds and church yards, where were they, where they there now …
  • Census 1801 – 1911
  • Criminals in Your Family – English Criminal Records. The English Court system, what records it generated and what records are online.
  • DeceasedOnline
  • England & Wales Civil Registration
  • Goosey, Berkshire – a typical small English village and the records that it generated.
  • Maps and the family historian
  • Nonconformists
  • Parish Registers
  • Research Like A Professional Genealogist. Get into the mind of a professional researcher and find out how they get results!
  • Some more free English genealogy websites that I love!