Here are some good genealogy websites:
www.rootsweb.com - Loads
of search engines, websites and advice.
Every genealogical website you can think of is probably here.
- Good family search site.
http://trees.ancestry.com/ - here's a link from ancestry.com to the family tree creator
Others sites that are good for England:
Cheshire civil registration
County - English, Scottish and Welsh Counties.
IGI batch numbers for every county in England - very useful
once you're used to using the IGI on-line.
Check this site for a surname.
If a one-name study has been set up for your name, you may yet find