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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London_For_Further_Reading|For Further Reading]]''<br>
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== Genealogical Guides  ==
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Several guides have been written about family history research in London.
  
 
*Dunn, Phillip B. ''A Guide to Ancestral Research in London.'' Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing &amp; Marketing, c1987, 1992. {{FHL|579061|item|disp=FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d}}.<br>
 
*Dunn, Phillip B. ''A Guide to Ancestral Research in London.'' Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing &amp; Marketing, c1987, 1992. {{FHL|579061|item|disp=FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d}}.<br>
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*Webb, Cliff. ''London and Middlesex.'' London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., c1995. {{FHL|961327|item|disp=FHL Book 942 D27ste v. 9 pt. 5}}. Guide to London parish registers and bishop's transcripts.<br>
 
*Webb, Cliff. ''London and Middlesex.'' London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., c1995. {{FHL|961327|item|disp=FHL Book 942 D27ste v. 9 pt. 5}}. Guide to London parish registers and bishop's transcripts.<br>
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== OId Travel Guides  ==
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*[https://www.google.com/search?q=Microcosm+of+London&hl=en&client=firefox-a&hs=z8j&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&prmd=imvns&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ei=5QcJT4PnN8LiiAL8-J3TCQ&ved=0CE0QsAQ&biw=1280&bih=678 ''Microcosm of London''] (1808-1811) includes sketches of many well-known places in London.
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*[http://archive.org/stream/collinsillustra00collgoog#page/n6/mode/2up ''Collins' Illustrated Guide to London''] (1873) includes sketches and descriptions of Victorian London.<ref>Thanks to Audrey Collins's blog post for this reference: 'Those Places Thursday - Collins Illustrated Guide to London,' ''The Family Recorder,'' 9 December 2011, http://thefamilyrecorder.blogspot.com/2011/12/those-places-thursday-collins.html, accessed 1 August 2012.</ref>
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== Histories  ==
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*George, M. Dorothy. ''London Life in the Eighteenth Century.'' Chicago, 1965.
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*Weinreb, Ben and Christopher Hibbert, eds. ''London Encyclopaedia.'' London, 1983.
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
*[http://www.sog.org.uk/events/pdf/2011-Show-Handouts/Stuck-in-London-resource-at-SoG.pdf Stuck in London: resources at the Society of Genealogists and elsewhere]. Presentation by Else Churchill.  
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/events/pdf/2011-Show-Handouts/Stuck-in-London-resource-at-SoG.pdf Stuck in London: resources at the Society of Genealogists and elsewhere]. Power Point slides by Else Churchill, Genealogist of the Society of Genealogists.  
 
*[http://homepages.gold.ac.uk/genuki/LND/ London Genealogy on Genuki]. Guide to London genealogical research.  
 
*[http://homepages.gold.ac.uk/genuki/LND/ London Genealogy on Genuki]. Guide to London genealogical research.  
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/prc/london.shtml City of London Resources at the Society of Genealogists Library]. Guide to London family history resources at the Library.
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*[http://www.ihgs.ac.uk/library/pdf/london_and_middlesex.pdf London and Middlesex Resources at the Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies]. Guide to London family history resources at the Institute.
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*[http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/Corporation/LGNL_Services/Leisure_and_culture/Records_and_archives/Visitor_information/free_information_leaflets.htm London Metropolitan Archives Information Leaflets]. Guides to various London family history sources at the Archives.
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*[http://www.cityoflondon.gov.uk/corporation/LGNL_Services/Leisure_and_culture/Libraries/City_of_London_libraries/guildhall_lib.htm Guildhall Library Leaflets]. Guides to various London family history sources at the Library.
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*[http://www.londonancestor.com/ London Ancestors]. Maps, church sketches, newspapers, history, research guide.
 
*[http://www.londonlives.org/ London Lives 1690 to 1800 ~ Crime, Poverty and Social Policy in the Metropolis]  
 
*[http://www.londonlives.org/ London Lives 1690 to 1800 ~ Crime, Poverty and Social Policy in the Metropolis]  
*[http://www.history.ac.uk/projects/bbih London's Past Online - Bibliography of British and Irish History]. Exhaustive list of 40,000+ London histories categorized by topic. Subscription required.  
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*[http://www.connectedhistories.org/ Connected Histories - British History Sources, 1500-1900]. Searches Old Bailey Online, London Lives, and other London databases in one step.
*[http://www.connectedhistories.org/ Connected Histories - British History Sources, 1500-1900]. Searches Old Bailey Online, London Lives, and other London databases in one step.
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*[http://www.locatinglondon.org/ Locating London's Past]
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*[http://www.history.ac.uk/projects/bbih London's Past Online - Bibliography of British and Irish History]. Exhaustive list of 40,000+ London histories categorized by topic. Subscription required.
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== References  ==
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Revision as of 04:49, 23 September 2012

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Genealogical Guides

Several guides have been written about family history research in London.

  • Dunn, Phillip B. A Guide to Ancestral Research in London. Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing & Marketing, c1987, 1992. FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d.
  • Raymond, Stuart A. London and Middlesex: A Genealogical Bibliography. 2 vols. Birmingham, UK: Federation of Family History Societies, c1997. FHL Books 942.1 D27r 1997 v. 1-v. 2.
  • Taylor, Neville C. The City of London & Middlesex: Parish Registers, Nonconformist Registers, Marriage Licences, Monumental Inscriptions. London: Society of Genealogists, c2002. FHL Book 942.1/L1 D23tb no. 13.
  • Webb, Cliff. A List of Books and Articles about London and Middlesex Places: Including Metropolitan Surrey. Woking, UK: West Surrey Family History Society, c1998. FHL Book 942.21 H25w no. 39.
  • Webb, Cliff. Genealogical Research in Late Victorian and Edwardian London. West Surrey Family History Society, c1999. 942.21 H25w no. 15 1999.
  • Webb, Cliff. My Ancestors were Londoners: A Guide to London Sources for Family Historians. London: Society of Genealogists, 2009. FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27w 2009.
  • Webb, Cliff. London and Middlesex. London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., c1995. FHL Book 942 D27ste v. 9 pt. 5. Guide to London parish registers and bishop's transcripts.

OId Travel Guides

Histories

  • George, M. Dorothy. London Life in the Eighteenth Century. Chicago, 1965.
  • Weinreb, Ben and Christopher Hibbert, eds. London Encyclopaedia. London, 1983.

Websites

References

  1. Thanks to Audrey Collins's blog post for this reference: 'Those Places Thursday - Collins Illustrated Guide to London,' The Family Recorder, 9 December 2011, http://thefamilyrecorder.blogspot.com/2011/12/those-places-thursday-collins.html, accessed 1 August 2012.