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Tracing Your Georgian Ancestors 1714-1837

£17.65

Tracing Your Georgian Ancestors 1714-1837

(John Wintrip)  This period is before the censuses and civil registration, and so more difficult to research.  The book provides a description of aspects of  life in the Georgian period, and a detailed guide to the variety of the genealogically useful sources that were thus generated.  212 pages.  Soft covers.&nbs... [more info]

Tracing Your Ancestors through the Equity Courts

£17.65

Tracing Your Ancestors through the Equity Courts

(Susan T Moore)  The records of the Courts of Equity, which deal with cases of fairness rather than the law, are among the most detailed, extensive and revealing of all the legal documents historians can consult, yet they are often neglected.  The author’s expert introduction to them opens up this fascinating source to researchers who may... [more info]

Railway Worker, My Ancestor was a

£10.65

Railway Worker, My Ancestor was a

(Frank Hardy)  A complete guide to using railway records, covering all aspects of this hugely significant industry.  The book includes a brief history of our railways from the start to 1948, an explanation of the job titles used by the railway companies, case studies and a comprehensive resources section.  109 pages.  Soft cov... [more info]

British Army, My Ancestor was in the

£13.25

British Army, My Ancestor was in the

(Michael Watts and Christopher Watts)  Updated second edition of this book, aiding the modern family historian in researching their ancestors who served in the British Army from 1660.  The book is a practical guide to help the researcher use the wealth of sources available in archives and online.  301 pages.  Soft covers .&nbs... [more info]

In Service, My Ancestor Was

£10.45

In Service, My Ancestor Was

(Pamela Horn)  By the end of the Victorian era nearly a third of all women and also many men in England and Wales had been a domestic worker at some time in their lives.  This book seeks to give some guidance in researching ancestors who were in service or who themselves employed domestic staff.  143 pages.  Soft covers.  ... [more info]

Royal Navy, My Ancestor was in The

£16.30

Royal Navy, My Ancestor was in The

(Ian Waller)  A comprehensive guide to Navy records dating back to before 1700, the book also contains a brief history of the service, guides to uniforms and insignia, divisions and branches of the Navy, pensions, dockyards, casualties, courts martial and tribunals and much, much more.  Illustrated in full colour throughout.  ... [more info]

Divorced, Bigamist, Bereaved?

£11.95

Divorced, Bigamist, Bereaved?

(Rebecca Probert) The family historian’s guide to marital breakdown, separation, widowhood, and remarriage: from 1600 to the 1970s.  A follow-up to Rebecca’s earlier title Marriage Law for Genealogists, that looks at lives which did not meet the common pattern of a spouse marrying once and not remarrying after a bereavement.  209 pages.... [more info]

Marriage Law for Genealogists - The Definiitive Guide

£11.95

Marriage Law for Genealogists - The Definiitive Guide

(Rebecca Probert) A guide for everyone tracing the marriages of their English and Welsh ancestors between 1600 and the 20th century.  Examines changes over time: who could marry whom, the basic formalities of marriage, requirements for parental consent, when and where a marriage was allowed to take place.159 pages.  Soft covers.  Ov... [more info]

Congregationalists, My Ancestors Were

£5.10

Congregationalists, My Ancestors Were

(David J H Clifford)  A history of the movement and a guide to where surviving registers are kept.  77 pages.  Soft covers.  Over-the-counter price £3.90 ... [more info]

English Presbyterians or Unitarians, My Ancestors Were

£6.60

English Presbyterians or Unitarians, My Ancestors Were

(Alan Ruston)  At one time, the Presbyterians were the largest of the Nonconformist denominations which dissented from the Church of England in the seventeenth century, but by the early nineteenth century they were the smallest.  The aim of this book is to provide researchers with the tools and resources to trace Presbyterian ancestors i... [more info]

Merchant Seaman, My Ancestor Was a

£10.45

Merchant Seaman, My Ancestor Was a

(Christopher T & Michael J Watts)  An overview and survey of the range of sources for tracing merchant seaman ancestors giving details of where to find them, to whom they apply and providing some examples of their contents.  The book includes contact details and details of the holdings of relevant record repositories in the UK and ov... [more info]

Policeman, My Ancestor Was a

£5.50

Policeman, My Ancestor Was a

(A Shearman)   Details of some 250 archives with references to many thousands of names recorded in the police force registers in Britain including details of police museums.  44 pages.  Soft covers.  Over-the-counter price £4.95 ... [more info]

Suffolk Millers, Directory of

£5.75

Suffolk Millers, Directory of

(Eileen Blythe)  A listing of all the known mills in Suffolk and their millers at various times.  Includes several well-reproduced photographs.  56 pages.  Soft covers.  Over-the-counter price £4.50... [more info]

Along the River Stour DVD - Part 1, Stourhead to Blandford

£16.60

Along the River Stour DVD - Part 1, Stourhead to Blandford

The programme follows the course of the River Stour from its source at Stourhead, through the Blackmore Vale to the Georgian town of Blandford Forum.  Bonny Sartin of the Dorset folk group The Yetties presents and narrates this fascinating account of life along the river. Over-the-counter price £14.95.... [more info]

Along the River Stour DVD - Part 2, Blandford to Christchurch

£16.60

Along the River Stour DVD - Part 2, Blandford to Christchurch

The programme follows the course of the River Stour as it winds its way through central and southern Dorset from the Georgian town of Blandford Forum to journey's end where it meets the sea at the beautiful town of Christchurch.  Bonny Sartin of the Dorset folk group The Yetties presents and narrates this fascinating account of life along the ... [more info]

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