I saw this on FamilySearch – Are You Related to British Royalty? – FamilySearch December 16, 2019: https://www.familysearch.org/blog/en/british-royal-family-tree/.
It’s a question that nearly everyone asks at least once: “Do I have royal blood?”
If you have British ancestors, there’s a chance that you could have royalty somewhere in your bloodline. Dive into your family tree, and you may find proof of what you’ve always known deep down—you are royalty!
Even if you aren’t technically connected to the royal family tree, you’ll find a rich supply of information on your family roots along the way. Here’s how to hunt for the royal lines in your family tree.
The Royal Family Tree
With centuries of information on British royal family trees, historical records might reveal royal names in your family tree. Start looking in your current family tree, and trace your family further back with the help of historical records.
Here are some resources to help you get started as you try to discover your royal connections:
- English Records
- Scottish Records
- Welsh Records
- Researching Gateway Ancestors
- List of English Monarchs
- List of British Monarchs
- List of Scottish Monarchs
- Ancestry’s Royalty Collection