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Genealogical Research in Victorian London

Genealogical Research in Victorian London

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Published by West Surrey Family Historical Society in Surrey .
Written in English


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Pagination32 p.
Number of Pages32
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The Society maintains a splendid genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell in London. The Society’s collections are particularly valuable for research before the start of civil registration of births marriages and deaths in but there is plenty for the beginner too, including the Free Family History Access area where. for Victorian Research. Welcome to the Victoria Research Web, a guide to research resources written by Patrick Leary, the founder and manager of the long-running VICTORIA discussion list for Victorian Studies. Like VICTORIA, the VRW is dedicated to the scholarly study of nineteenth-century Britain, and to aiding researchers, teachers, and students in their investigations of any and all aspects. The Society of Genealogists. Founded in the Society of Genealogists (SoG) is Britain’s premier family history society. The Society maintains a splendid genealogical library and education centre in Clerkenwell in London. The Society’s collections are particularly valuable for research before the start of civil registration.


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