Suggested Resources

This is a list of resources that you might find useful for researching your Melhuish family or for more general family history and genealogical research. Some of these are far-reaching while others provide detailed information covering a small subject area.

A fantastic selection of old maps, including OS and many more specialised maps.
Margaret Hall Genealogy
A page with a lot of random links to genealogy resources, mainly in the North-East.
Somerset Heritage Centre
Located in Taunton. Providing storage for the historic records of Somerset and access to them.
The Genealogist
A subscription site with excellent search resources and many historic local maps.
West Country Studies Library
Located in Exeter. View microfilms of parish registers and much more, including a specific Melhuish family file.
West Somerset Parish Registers
Transcriptions of many parish registers in West Somerset, sorted alphabetically.
Lots of data compiled by genealogists like us, and 100% free.
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If you know of other sources of research material, please add them here.