Ancestral Trails: The Complete Guide to British Genealogy and Family History
"Intended for both beginning and experienced genealogists, this guide to tracing British records provides material for navigating archives and a variety of printed sources. Early chapters outline basic steps such as drawing family trees, using census records and searching for birth, marriage, and death certificates. Others outline strategies for organizing research and making use of the Internet and other technology. For experienced genealogists there is detailed information on legal, military, professional-association, and property records. There is extensive information regarding Church of England parish registers, as well as information for tracing Catholic, Jewish, and other nonconformist records. The book is further enhanced by almost 100 illustrations of various records, wills, gravestones, and family photographs."--"Outstanding Reference Sources : the 1999 Selection of New Title", American Libraries, May 1999. Comp. by the Reference Sources Committee, RUSA, ALA.
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With the restoration of Charles II , many Independents and other dissenters left
the established Church , many Independant incumbents were ejected from their
new parishes , and a few more Independent chapels were founded ( usually in ...
established on a permanent basis in 1853 and the Commissioners have been
responsible for the supervision of charities since that time . HOSPITALS Much
useful information about hospitals and their records is provided by Bourne &
The EIC also controlled land around the forts and trading posts that it established
in places such as China , Malaysia , Afghanistan , St Helena , Aden and the Gulf .
Excellent records of the EIC and the India Office ( concerning government ...
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AN INTRODUCTION TO GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND MEMORABILIA
ORGANISATION OF YOUR RESEARCH MATERIAL
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