Portsoken, London Ward Genealogy
The City of London was divided into sections known as wards. Each ward (25 total) consisted of a group of parishes.
Many sources, such as tax and London Sessions records, group parishes into wards. Knowing this jurisdiction aids researchers in locating ancestors in these records.
Census and Inhabitants Lists
- Portsoken Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/151); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
1693-1694 Four Shilling in the Pound Aid