Carol’s resources

  1. Guild of One-Name Studies – http://www.one-name.org (search for our surname Hunter)
  2. Surname Research Guild by Julie Goucher
  3. The Surnames Handbook by Debbie Kennett (2012, History Press)
  4. Find A Grave – http://www.findagrave.com (search for your surname)
  5. FamilySearch – http://www.familysearch.org where there is a wiki covering surnames research and location research
  6. Archer Software – Surname Atlas using the 1881 Census date for England and Wales – http://www.archersoftware.co.uk
  7. Ancestry – http://www.ancestry.com where there is a wiki, US research guides and records globally
  8. FindmyPast – http://www.findmypast.com records and indexes from many parts of the world
  9. British Surnames – http://www.british surnames.co.uk where the focus is on meaning, origin and history of surnames.
  10. Family Tree Magazine – where there has been a monthly column about surnames beginning with the Christmas 2018 issue written by Julie Goucher
  11. Family Tree Magazine April 2019 issue which was accompanied by a Surname Guide written by Julie Goucher and the Guild of One-Name Studies
  12. Family Tree Magazine 2020 Series Quarterly articles, follow along building a One-Name Study from the March 2020 edition.
  13. Surname Origins – http://www.surnameorigins.ca about the meaning and origin of Surnames
  14. Forebears – http://www.forebears.io an ideal site for surname distribution
  15. FreeBMD – http://www.freebmd.org.uk
  16. BehindtheName – http://surnames.behindthename.com

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