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Visitation of England and Wales: Volume 15, 1908

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $37.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1908)

Seller ID: H0519

ISBN: 0788405195

Condition: 220 pages, 8.5x11, (1908), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


220 pages, 8.5x11, (1908), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Visitation of England and Wales: Volume 16, 1909

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1909)

Seller ID: H0520

ISBN: 0788405209

Condition: 218 pages, 8.5x11, (1909), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 218 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


218 pages, 8.5x11, (1909), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 218 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 1, 1896

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1896)

Seller ID: H0622

ISBN: 0788406221

Condition: 130 pages, 8.5x11, (1896), reprint, 8?x11, paper, index, illus., 130 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The "Notes" series contain genealogical data on the older generations of the families discussed in the "Visitations" series, to which they are directly keyed. The bulk of the material in these volumes consists of documents, abstracts and other supporting material. Volume 1 contains: Wills: Hopkins, 1796, 1833, 1834; Bradney, 1817; Coplestone, 1617 and 1745. Extracts from the Registers of Ottery St. Mary, including baptisms commencing 1679, marriages from 1754 and burials from 1725. Coplestone pedigree beginning 1550. Monumental inscriptions from Taughboyne and Clonmany, Donegal... View more info

Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 2, 1897

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1897)

Seller ID: H0623

ISBN: 0078840623X

Condition: 132 pages, 8.5x11, (1897), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 132 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


132 pages, 8.5x11, (1897), reprint, 8.5x11, paper, index, illus., 132 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 14, 1921

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1921, 1998)

Seller ID: H0876

ISBN: 0788408763

Condition: 186 pages, 8.5x11, (1921, 1998), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 186 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


186 pages, 8.5x11, (1921, 1998), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 186 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 13, 1919

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1919, 1998)

Seller ID: H0875

ISBN: 0788408755

Condition: 196 pages, 8.5x11, (1919, 1998), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 196 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


196 pages, 8.5x11, (1919, 1998), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 196 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 8, 1908

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1908)

Seller ID: H0738

ISBN: 0788407384

Condition: 216 pages, 8.5x11, (1908), reprint, 8?x11, paper, index, illus., 216 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


216 pages, 8.5x11, (1908), reprint, 8?x11, paper, index, illus., 216 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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Visitation of England and Wales Notes : Volume 7, 1907

By: Joseph Jackson Howard and Frederick Arthur Crisp

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1907, 1995)

Seller ID: H0737

ISBN: 0788407376

Condition: 234 pages, 8.5x11, (1907, 1995), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 234 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


234 pages, 8.5x11, (1907, 1995), 2012, 8.5x11, paper, index, 234 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Patronymica Britannica: A Dictionary of the Family Names of The United Kingdom

By: Mark Antony Lower

Price: $34.50

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1860)

Seller ID: L0456

ISBN: 0788404563

Condition: 443 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1860), reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, 443 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Containing several thousand surnames--mainly English, but also Scotch, Welsh and Irish--this dictionary lays out the history and classification of family nomenclatures. Arranged alphabetically, entries include the etymology of each name, its history and origin and whenever possible, the epoch at which it first appears in our records. Cross-references to spelling variations are included.443 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1860), reprint, 5.5x8.5, paper, 443 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Ancestral Trails: The Complete Guide to British Genealogy and Family History

By: Mark Herber

Price: $54.50

Publisher: Genealogical Publishing Company: 2005

Seller ID: 31771X

Condition: 873 pages, Genealogical Publishing Company


"The Bible of British genealogy" is a complete guide to British genealogy and family history. Includes more than 90 examples of major types of records and detailed lists of further reading. This is the second edition of the book that has been called the Bible of British genealogy. Originally published in 1997 in association with the Society of Genealogists (London), and now revised and updated to reflect the latest developments in the field, Ancestral Trails enables the researcher to form a coherent picture of past generations by describing virtually every class of record in every repository... View more info

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Family History Companion: Fast Forward Your Faily History Seach

By: Mark Pearsall

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615070

ISBN: 1905615078

Condition: The National Archives [United Kingdom]


***A practical A-Z handbook that explains family history terms, topics, records and sources and shows how to use them to speed up your search***Practical and portable, this easy to use handbook offers new insight into family history today. Drawing on the expertise of The National Archives, it explores terms, topics, sources and record types from medieval times to the present, explaining how and why they can help your own research. Equally suited to browsing or quick reference, it combines wide-ranging knowledge with practical tips and advice. Compact in format and affordably priced, it off... View more info

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Family History Cultures and Faiths: ..How your ancestors lived and worshipped

By: Michael Gandy

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615117

ISBN: 1905615116

Condition: The National Archives [United Kingdom]


For centuries, the patterns of our ancestors’ lives were shaped by traditions of culture and faith, and they left a rich legacy of documents, registers and possessions. This wide-ranging guide shows how to use religious records of life’s milestones – such as christening, confirmation, marriage and burial – in family history research, drawing on material in The National Archives and elsewhere. It covers diverse faiths – Christianity, Jewish, Muslim, Hindu and others – and suggests the best sources for each, from the earliest records to more recent times... View more info

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Brinestain and Biscuit: Recipes and Rules for Royal Navy Cooks

By: National Archives {Great Britain}

Price: $9.96

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615094

ISBN: 1905615094

Condition: 80 pages; 5" x 6", cloth, $12.95, Cloth, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


***A fascimile edition of excerpts from the Royal Navy's manual of cookery (1930)***Climb aboard one of His Majesty’s ships, circa 1930, pull up the gangplank and prepare to experience galley life at sea. Enjoy the arcane practices, no-nonsense instructions and a wealth of period recipes from an era when the map was painted red and ‘empire builders’ were not just a pair of shorts. Learn how to avoid the dangers of ‘bone taint’ and ‘fly-blown meat’. Discover what to do with a ‘steam chest’ and how to work an ‘Aldershot ovenâ... View more info

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Inventing Pollution: Coal, Smoke, and Culture in Britain since 1800

By: Peter Thorsheim

Price: $26.95

Publisher: Ohio University Press / Swallow Press:

Seller ID: 416812

ISBN: 0821416812

Condition: 360 pages, 6 x 9, Ohio University Press / Swallow Press


Britain's supremacy in the nineteenth century depended in large part on its vast deposits of coal. This coal not only powered steam engines in factories, ships, and railway locomotives but also warmed homes and cooked food. As coal consumption skyrocketed, the air in Britain's cities and towns became filled with ever-greater and denser clouds of smoke.In this far-reaching study, Peter Thorsheim explains that, for much of the nineteenth century, few people in Britain even considered coal smoke to be pollution. To them, pollution meant miasma: invisible gases generated by decomposing plant a... View more info

Lord Mayor's Court of London Depositions Relating to Americans, 1641-1736

By: Peter Wilson Coldham

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 1980

Seller ID: C9044

Condition: 119 pages, 5.5x8.5, 1980, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 119 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


119 pages, 5.5x8.5, 1980, 5.5x8.5, paper, index, 119 pp , Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

Tartan For Me! Suggested Tartans for Scottish, Scotch-Irish, Irish, and North American Surnames with Lists of Clan, Family, and District Tartans. Expanded Eighth Edition

By: Philip D. Smith, Jr

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2005

Seller ID: S3318

ISBN: 788433180

Condition: 220 pages, 8.5x11, 2005, 8?x11, paper, 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


220 pages, 8.5x11, 2005, 8?x11, paper, 220 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

The World of William Spry, Esquire: A Journey through Everyday Georgian England by a Recreated Eighteenth-Century Man

By: Richard Rutherford-Moore

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: 2004

Seller ID: R2538

ISBN: 0788425382

Condition: 212 pages, 5.5x8.5, 2004, 5.5x8.5, paper, 212 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


Foreword by Bernard Cornwell. "This is the world of William Spry, Richard Rutherford-Moore's world. He does not romanticize it, but tells it as it was through the minutiae of everyday life. So we are fortunate that here he gives us a glimpse of that world, and brings it alive to let us know what we have lost." -Bernard Cornwell, Bestselling author of the Richard Sharpe novels.Richard Rutherford-Moore is perhaps best known for the character of Rifleman Moore of the 95th Rifles, a typical soldier of Wellington's Army of the Peninsular War and Waterloo Campaign. He contributed both off an... View more info

Patronymica Cornu-Britannica; or, The Etymology of Cornish Surnames

By: Richard Stephen Charnock

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Heritage Books, Inc: (1870)

Seller ID: C0566

ISBN: 1585495662

Condition: 176 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1870), 2000, 5.5x8.5, paper, alpha., 176 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc


The commencement of the 18th century saw the extinction of the Celtic dialect of Cornwall. This dialect, which differs considerably from that of Wales and is most nearly allied to that of Bretagne, is now found only in the names of Cornish localities and in the surnames by many inhabitants of the county.176 pages, 5.5x8.5, (1870), 2000, 5.5x8.5, paper, alpha., 176 pp, Softcover, Heritage Books, Inc View more info

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New Lives for Old: The Story of Britain’s Child Migrants

By: Roger Kershaw

Price: $34.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615179

ISBN: 1905615175

Condition: The National Archives [United Kingdom]


Over 100,000 children were sent across the seas to Canada between 1869 and the late 1930s. Thousands of others were dispatched to Australia – as well as to New Zealand, South Africa and Rhodesia – up to and even after the Second World War. These young migrants came from charitable organizations or children’s homes, and were sent to find a better life as agricultural workers and servants, mechanics and skilled artisans. They were the ‘superfluous thousands’ of Britain’s cities, including workhouse paupers, reformatory inmates, children from industrial sc... View more info

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Migration Records: A Guide for Family Historians [United Kingdom]

By: Roger Kershaw

Price: $24.95

Publisher: The National Archives [United Kingdom]:

Seller ID: 615407

ISBN: 190561540X

Condition: 160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 1/2", paper, The National Archives [United Kingdom]


160 pages; 7 1/2" x 9 1/2", paper, The National Archives [United Kingdom] View more info