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British Reference Collection
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Berkshire Record Office Summary List of Parish Registers by Berkshire Record Office (England) FHL Collection 942.29/R2 A3s
This is a list of the Anglican parishes located at the Berkshire Record Office includes the years covered for baptisms, marriages and burials. In addition, each parish listed is provided with map coordinates linking with the included map.
The guide provides a detail list of what is available at the Berkshire Record Office. It includes Court of Quarter Sessions, Courts of Petty Sessions, Coroner's Courts, Borough Records, Parish Records and Unofficial deposited archival collections. An index is included for easy of access. Additional information can be found on the Berkshire Record Office website.
Volume 1 encompasses all the manuscript holdings of the College of Arms. It is divided into two subseries, Records (official registers of the College's work which in cludes visitations and funerals) and Collections (earliest manuscript holdings). There is both an appendix and an index for ease of use. You also may find their website helpful.
This guide includes a collection of records and archives which is vast in both quantity and scope. Besides 32 maps the listing includes official and public records, minor public records, ecclesiastical records, private collections and a variety of addition resources. An index is included with this edition. Additional information can be found on the Cheshire West and Chester website.
The Cornwall Record Office Website may provide additional information.
This is a handlist of the poor law records available at the Cornwall Record Office. They include overseers' accounts, settlement papers, apprenticeship indentures and bastardly bonds. To aid the researcher there are 9 different illlustrative examples of these documents.
This guide is to many thousands of official and non-offical records documenting life in this community from the Middle ages to the present day. Some official records are Quarter Sessions, Parish Councils, Wills and Probate, etc. The Ecclesiastical collection includes Church of England, Presbyterian, and others. Non-Official records include Manors, Estates and other records. An index is included. The Derbyshire Record Office Website may have additional information.
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|Guide for Family Historians: West Yorks Archive Service|
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|Guide to Genealogical Sources in the Borthwick Institute of Historical Research|
|Guide to Shropshire Records|
|Guide to Sources at the Cornwall Record Office|
|Guide to the Bedfordshire Record Office|
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|Guide to the Historical and Archaeological Publications of Societies in England and Wales, 1901-1933|
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