What is the Vital Records Index, British Isles?
- The Vital Records Index, British Isles gives birth/baptism and marriage records. It is not comprehensive
- It is produced by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as a supplement to their much larger International Genealogical Index (IGI) and contains records that do not meet the religious purposes of the IGI
- The Vital Records Index for the British Isles covers mainly birth/baptism and marriage records of England, Wales, Scotland and
Ireland between 1530 and 1988. Its sources are mainly parish registers
- Not all counties are represented and some are more completely represented than others
Page last updated: 17th July 2020