each county there are links to the record offices, family history
societies, GENUKI page together with other relevant societies and
websites plus a selection of historical, geographical and biographical
background information and links on the county under the following
Counties marked with a star (*) are historic counties which since
the 19th century have either been incorporated into other counties
or broken up into smaller authorities.
Britain with its historic counties can be seen on the map
on the Association of British Counties website.