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Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers 3rd Edition

Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers 3rd Edition

by Cecil R. Humphrey-Smith

Phillimore Atlas and Index of Parish Registers 3rd Edition

Parish Registers are numerous in quantity and can be diffcult to locate but provide the only written record of the majority of our ancestors who are solely reco...
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Tracing Your Ancestors Through Local History Records

Tracing Your Ancestors Through Local History Records

by Jonathon Oates

Tracing Your Ancestors Through Local History Records

Family history should reveal more than facts and dates, lists of names and places It should bring ancestors alive in the context of their times and the surroundings t...
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Latin For Local And Family Historians

Latin For Local And Family Historians

by Denis Stuart

Latin For Local And Family Historians : A Beginner's Guide

Latin is the language of a vast quantity of source material but despite the popularity of researching family and local history there has been no recent textbook...
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Local Newspapers 1750-1920 (3rd Edition)

Local Newspapers 1750-1920 (3rd Edition)

by Jeremy Gibson & Brett Langton

Local Newspapers 1750-1920 : England And Wales, Channel Islands, Isle Of Man: A Select Location List (3rd Edition)

Local newspapers provide a huge amount of information for family and local historians. In this guide, G...
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Manorial Records

Manorial Records

by Denis Stuart

Manorial Records

The Manor was for centuries the main unit of local government and virtually the only source of written local records. Once the local or family historian has taken his researches back beyond the mid-16th...
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Oxford Companion To Family And Local History : 2nd Edition

Oxford Companion To Family And Local History : 2nd Edition

by David Hey

Oxford Companion To Family And Local History : 2nd Edition

This Companion is an essential book for anyone wanting advice on how to research their English, Irish, Scottish, or Welsh origins and ideal for all those with a...
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Signposts To The Past

Signposts To The Past

by Margaret Gelling

Signposts To The Past

Place-names are important to the historian and the archaeologist. Quite apart from the inherent interest of the original meaning of a place-name, the fact that in England there are six successive l...
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Title Deeds For Family Historians

Title Deeds For Family Historians

by Tim Wormleighton

Title Deeds For Family Historians

Title deeds represent one of the largest groups of historical documents preserved in hundreds of archive repositories, both public and private, across England and Wales. And yet they ar...
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Victuallers' Licences Records for Family and Local Historians 3rd Edition

Victuallers' Licences Records for Family and Local Historians 3rd Edition

by Jeremy Gibson

Victuallers Licences : Records for Family and Local Historians 3rd Edition

Inns, pubs, hotels, taverns, call them what you will, licensed premises often have a longer ascertainable history than most buildings apart from...
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Chancel Repair Liability

Chancel Repair Liability

by James Derriman

Chancel Repair Liability : How To Research It

Suggests sources of chancel repair liability, provides background information and shows how to calculate chancel repair liability.
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Discovering Heraldry

Discovering Heraldry

by Fearn, Jacqueline

Discovering Heraldry

An introduction to heraldry, this little book explains each term with illustrations and text and expounds the basic principles so the reader will understand what a coat of arms consists of and the r...
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Discovering Place Names

Discovering Place Names

by John Field

Discovering Place Names

This book explains the meanings of more than 1500 place-names and discusses the techniques by which this information is obtained. It is not limited to England, but includes names from Ireland, Sc...
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Family and Local History Handbook 14

Family and Local History Handbook 14

by Robert Blatchford

Family and Local History Handbook 14

The Family and Local History Handbook offers a host of original and unpublished articles. This new book comprehensively covers everything from beginning your family history to areas ...
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Historical Research Using British Newspapers

Historical Research Using British Newspapers

by Denise Bates

Historical Research Using British Newspapers

Thanks to digitisation, newspapers from the seventeenth to the twenty-first century have become an indispensable and accessible source for researchers. Through their pages, h...
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If Walls Could Talk : An Intimate History of the Home

If Walls Could Talk : An Intimate History of the Home

by Lucy Worsley

If Walls Could Talk. An intimate history of the home

Why did the flushing toilet take two centuries to catch on? Why did Samuel Pepys never give his mistresses an orgasm? Why did medieval people sleep sitting up? When w...
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Local Historian's Glossary Of Words And Phrases

Local Historian's Glossary Of Words And Phrases

by Joy Bristow

Local Historian's Glossary Of Words And Terms

Researching local history can be absorbing and rewarding, but often key documents (such as Manorial and Estate papers, probate inventories and parish registers) are full of ...
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The Handy Book Of Parish Law

The Handy Book Of Parish Law

by W A Holdsworth

The Handy Book of Parish Law

A popular and practical statement of the most important portions of parochial law - that great system of local self-government which is the foundation of English freedom.

This new and revi...
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Tracing Your House History A Guide for Family Historians

Tracing Your House History A Guide for Family Historians

by Gill Blanchard

Tracing Your House History : A Guide for Family Historians

Anyone who wants to find out about the history of their house – of their home – needs to read this compact, practical handbook. Whether you live in a manor ...
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War Memorials In Britain

War Memorials In Britain

by J A T Corke

War Memorials In Britain

War memorials are a feature of Britain's landscape, and part of the fabric of its history as a nation. The Imperial War Museum's National Inventory has sixty thousand war memorials spanning two ...
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