Genealogical Research in England's Public Record Office

Genealogical Research in England's Public Record Office

A Guide for North Americans

Book - 2000
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This guide explains the basics for using England's Public Record Office (PRO) for genealogical research. It covers everything from what a person can and ought to bring with them and where to find food and lodging nearby, to the obvious necessities of researching and photocopying in the PRO library. Reid, head of the Local History and Genealogy Reading Room at the Library of Congress, and Fowler, archivist at the Society of Genealogists in London, provide information on emigration and immigration records, as well as other records such as military, marriage, birth, death, tax, and probate records. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Publisher: Baltimore, Md. : Genealogical Pub. Co., c2000
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780806316321
Characteristics: xiv, 167 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Fowler, Simon


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