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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[Thomas Law aged 23, an unmarried labourer born in Walthamstow, was lodging
nearby.] 1841 Census Ormes Row Born in County William Hammond 20
Labourer N Eliza Hammond 30 Y William Hammond 5 Y Sarah Law 13 Y
Thomas Law I ...
THOMAS GILLMAN My g.g.g.g.g. grandfather Thomas Gillman was a cordwainer.
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
1787 November 29 Thomas's daughter Susan married James Eagles. Their son
William was born in 1792 and the family later moved to Finsbury and then to
Hoxton in Middlesex. 1790 October 6 Thomas's daughter Rebecca gave birth to
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AN INTRODUCTION TO GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND MEMORABILIA
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