Let me start by saying this straight out, 123 people search or 123people.com no longer exists but there is a way to access it and still do a search online. Take a few minutes and read through this article – you will be glad you did.
Well the good news is that this site was not just shut down but it was integrated within another free people search site called Skipease.com. According to Skipease blog what you loved about this site is still well and alive only under a different domain name. Chances are you are looking for the still existent 123peoplesearch.com, which you can find online right now.
In its days 123People.com was one of the best people search engines out there. It made it so much easier to do searches online and went as far as digging data from the deep web, social networks, blogs and public records. It collected its information basically from over 200 external sources. Some even dubbed it a privacy invader at the time.
Pre dominantly a European site Based in Austria i.e. this people finder did well with European people search especially countries like Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
Canada and the United States are also were also covered. After its success in Europe, it opened shop in the United States in 2008.
Skipease, the website that integrated 123 people (but am not sure if it still does) offers a collection of websites you can use to find people free online. As of writing there are nearly 20 of these people search sites. You can use the sites to run various searches like,
- People searches related to
- General searches
- inmate search
- sex offenders
- voter registrations
- Reverse lookup related to
- phone number lookup
- and address lookup
- Public records search for state and local searches
Some of the 123 people finder available include BeenVerified, PeopleLooker, Whitepages, Yahoo People search, Spokeo, Intelius, Whitepages, Pipl, PeapleSmart, That’sThem to name a few.
Interestingly of all the sites available Yahoo People Search like 123 People has remained one of the most sort after people finders.
Yet both sites have ceased to exist, however with Yahoo you can still use the general search engine to do a Yahoo people search even though it is no longer the same as the free www.yahoopeoplesearch.com website. The good news for Yahoo people search lovers is that some of the results Yahoo provided was source from Intelius, a site which exists to this day.
Searching on 123 People Search
I mentioned earlier an alternative site, which you can use or possibly is the one you are looking for. You can of course it out at 123peoplesearch.com. Conducting a search on 123 people to find someone for free will make it possible to search from numerous people search databases at the same time. Also see how to find someone free of charge.
You can choose the one search that you think might give you a quick result but if not, you still have plenty of options to try out.
Besides the Google search bar, you have links to free searches like in Search Detective, Phone Directory Search and Reverse Phone Lookup. Other free searches include searches from sites like Facebook, LinkedIn, and Friend Finder.
There are also premium searches offered on the site; For example, you can search from Intelius to do background checks, criminal records searches, unlisted phone number searches and cell phone number searches. Note that while Intelius may offer some free results, it is essentially a paid service – hence the tag, premium.
Free Name Searches on 123 People Search
A name search on this site will need that you provide the last name of the person you are looking to find plus their city. First name and middle initials can also be added to help refine your search (and results). The name search will give you possible results like phone numbers (listed and unlisted), an email address, age and any other data found on the site regarding the individual.
There is also the Google Search Bar that you can use here to find Google information on the person in question. It comes with methods you can use to properly do your Google search.
Email Searches on 123 People Search for Free
An Email Address Search on 123peoplesearch means that you will be searching from a number of top email search finder sites out there. These are sites like Address.com, Yahoo Email and ICQ Email Directory. All these offer totally free address search options.
Free Phone Number Searches on 123 People Search
Phone number searches on 123 People Search are performed on the search bar which is on the right of the name search bar. Just enter the phone number on the phone number lookup bar and press search.
The outcome from your search might be a full name of the owner of the phone number, address, email address and other data on the individual available on the site’s database.
Of course there are many more free people search engines out there. We discuss a number of them on this site. We also show you other totally free ways to find people online. We strongly advise that you take the time to read at least two more articles on the site before jumping from one free people search engine to another.