If you research Durham be aware of the small, Alexa rank 3,024,372, commercial site www.durhamrecordsonline.com
The site claims 4,059,404 searchable Durham & Northumberland parish & census records comprising:
- transcriptions of baptisms, marriages, and burials from many parish registers in County Durham and nearby parishes in Northumberland & YorkshireThere's a powerful free search and reasonable rates.
- transcriptions of all Anglican (Church of England) marriages in County Durham from 1 Jan 1813 to 1 July 1837
- 1841 census transcriptions for all of County Durham
- 1851 through 1891 census transcriptions for many County Durham communities, plus 1901 for Easington district
Don't miss the lists of 50 Years of the Top 50 Occupations in County Durham (1841 - 1891); and Unique Occupations in County Durham for the same years including Border Wizard, Nail Straightener, Phrenologist Author and, Wailing Woman,