Discover if your ancestor was born in the British county of Dorset. Search more than 387,000 transcripts from the Dorset Baptism Registers to find out your ancestor's name, date of birth and the names of their parents. These records span the years 1538 to 1978, covering more than 300 parishes across the county.
Find out where your ancestor is buried and your ancestor's age at the time of death in this collection of Dorset burials. Use these records to expand your family tree back to the centuries before civil registration. The collection spans the years 1538 to 1995 and covers more than 330 parishes across the county.