Frequently asked questions (FAQs)
How can I find out if there are any entries within the resource for a particular maiden name?
You can search the resources database for all the entries for a particular maiden name by typing the name into the box below and pressing the find maiden name button. This SEARCH facility is also available via the top menu on all pages.
Maiden name search
Use this to find details of all the people with this exact maiden name that are stored within the GPR database.
Associated with the maiden name search are alphabetic lists that give all the maiden names held within the GPR. These lists are especially useful in identifying different spellings of a maiden name.
These "maiden names" can be extremely useful for family history researchers. To help this research, the GPR automatically provides appropriate links whenever a person has a maiden name.