If you are not sure where a birth, death or marriage took place, the General Registry Office (GRO) indexes for England and Wales since 1 July 1837 can be found at:
A complete list of all Warwickshire registration districts from 1837 to present day can be found in Brett Langston’s list of Warwickshire Registration Districts (1837-1974).
Events before the 1st July 1837, when civil registration records began, may have been recorded in church and parish records.
For family historians our local societies include:
- Nuneaton and North Warwickshire Family History Society
- Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
- Rugby Family History Group
Warwick County Record Office holds many useful records for the family historian, including early census returns and parish registers for baptisms, burials and marriages.