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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Similarly, while LMA holds the parish registers of Putney (as well as
churchwardens' accounts for the 17th and 18th centuries), other parish records
can be found elsewhere. Battersea Library holds Putney vestry minutes and poor
rate records, ...
They also hold published histories of the regiment (but you should be able to
obtain these from libraries). ... The Royal Naval Museum at Portsmouth (# chapter
20) holds much material on the navy, but is also useful for research of the
The SoG also holds much information. Civil registration was compulsory for births
and deaths from 1 878 and for marriages from 1 884. There was also a voluntary
registration system for births and marriages from 1849. The registers are held ...
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AN INTRODUCTION TO GENEALOGICAL RESEARCH
PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND MEMORABILIA
ORGANISATION OF YOUR RESEARCH MATERIAL
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