Ancestral Trails: The Complete Guide to British Genealogy and Family History
This is a comprehensive, illustrated guide to tracing British ancestry, equally suitable for beginners and those who have already started the search for their roots. The book guides the researcher for their roots. The book guides the researcher through the substantial British archives with a detailed finding aids or indexes. the early chapters include advice on obtaining information from relatives, drawing on family trees and starting research in the records of births, marriages and deaths, or in census records; later chapters guide researchers to the records that are ore that are more difficult to find and use, such as legal and property records.
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The IGI for Bedfordshire included the marriage of James Eagles and "Susan"
Gillman in Hockliffe, Bedfordshire, in November 1787, and also recorded their
son William being baptised in Hockliffe in April 1792. Clearly, these were very
likely to ...
He lived for most of his life in Hockliffe, Bedfordshire and appears to have
become wealthy because he was able to purchase some properties. All the
events noted below took place at HockJifFe unless otherwise stated. 1740 May
20 Thomas ...
The child was buried in 1792 and Rebecca later married George Harley of
Hadley in Hertfordshire (a son James was baptised in HocklifFe in 1801). 1792
November 8 Thomas's father, William Gillman, was buried in HocklifFe. 1797 July
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AN INTRODUCTION TO GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND MEMORABILIA
ORGANISATION OF YOUR RESEARCH MATERIAL
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