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A Bargain – big price reduction. (Murial Monk) The book is a compilation of all the names of those who lost their lives in both World Wars and recorded on war memorials in Dorset, as well as a few names…..
(Angela Smith & Neil Bertram) This is not a book listing names but a huge source of references between 1066 and 2021. It enables the researcher to link dates connected with their ancestral research to historical events of all sorts……
(Chloe O’Shea) This book is aimed art both amateur family historians as well as experienced genealogists who wish to research their background in the county. The initial chapters deal with different record types, such as newspaper articles, title deeds and…..
(Emma Jolly) Researching female ancestors at war requires a different approach from that of standard military history research. This book explores women’s military roles in the past, and discusses the wide range of occupations that women could undertake during a…..
(David Tonks) Fifty years ago Britain was reliant on coal for its energy needs. Across the country, over a million Brits worked as miners, risking injury and often their lives to extract this “black gold” from the earth. This book…..
Stories of some of the dramas, tragedies and even comedies that played out at the Dorset assize courts during the nineteenth century. Collectively the stories paint a fascinating picture, not just of nineteenth century crime, but also of the prevailing…..
(compiled by D T Barriskill) This book reviews the collection of both manuscripts and printed books dealing with marine insurance and associated matters. Perhaps the most important is the Register, an annual list of vessels giving many details of the…..
A transcription of: Christenings 1598-1949, Marriages 1598-1958, Burials 1598-1949.
(Ian Waller) Charting the history of British Mormons and their journeys to America, the author’s thorough research guide provides the reader with carefully woven history/genealogy research guidance, which is both accessible and professional in its approach. Beginning with a lengthy…..
(Jack Sweet) During the First World War, Yeovil men and women served on the Western Front, in Belgium and France, and many other places. Letters to and from home were welcomed by all recipients and during the four years of…..
A transcription, in two volumes, of: Christenings 1598-1837, Marriages 1598-1837, Burials 1598-1837.
(Stuart A Raymond) Between the sixteenth and nineteenth century gentlemen – the gentry – were men who stood just below nobility in wealth and political power; owners of country estates and wide acres. In this book the author examines the…..
(Rebecca Probert) A second edition of the author’s guide for everyone tracing the marriages of their English and Welsh ancestors between 1600 and the 20th century. Examines changes over time: who could marry whom, the basic formalities of marriage, requirements…..
(Rebecca Probert) The family historian?s guide to marital breakdown, separation, widowhood, and remarriage: from 1600 to the 1970s. A follow-up to Rebecca?s earlier title Marriage Law for Genealogists, that looks at lives which did not meet the common pattern of…..
(Robin Ansell, Allan Collier & Phil Nichols) This book is a celebration of Somerset’s photographic history, as seen through the lives and work of nearly 800 photographers. Each photographer is listed with details of where he/she was working and when,…..
A transcription of: Christenings 1558-1920, Marriages 1558-1920, Burials 1558-1920.