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CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

Our response to the coronavirus outbreak is continuing – and our focus is on keeping critical services running, particularly those supporting vulnerable people.

We are currently working through the detail of the latest government announcements which affect Leicester city and parts of the county. 

Find out more about the support and guidance available, and any changes to our services.

Increased restrictions for Leicester and parts of Leicestershire  

Researching your family history

Tracing family history can be rewarding but can be complicated

The Leicestershire Register Office receives enquiries from all over the world and whilst we cannot always provide the answers, it is our aim to help you as much as possible.

At the Leicestershire Register Office, we hold original deposited registers for births, deaths and marriages that have taken place in the County since 1st July 1837 when civil registration began.

Over the years, there have been numerous boundary changes resulting in the records for some locations being held at this office.

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