British Origins

The following records are now available at British Origins. They offer subscription access to many unique and hard to find family history records. See below: “Hearth Tax returns of the second half of the 17th century are a major census substitute resource for local and family historians, providing lists of names midway between the period of […]

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Sandy on December 13th, 2013

The latest from British Origins: “Poor Law records are a major source for those interested in both local and family history and touched almost every aspect of the lives of those who had fallen on hard times or whose predicaments drew them to the attention of the parish officers. The parish officer / overseer of […]

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