The Society’s Family History Centre in Yeovil is still closed to members and other visitors, but we are very pleased to have reopened our bookshop for online sales and orders by post, only – please do not come to the Centre to buy books.
(Susan T Moore) The records of the Courts of Equity, which deal with cases of fairness rather than the law, are among the most detailed, extensive and revealing of all the legal documents historians can consult, yet they are often…..
(John Wintrip) This period is before the censuses and civil registration, and so more difficult to research. The book provides a description of aspects of life in the Georgian period, and a detailed guide to the variety of the genealogically…..
(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…..
(Rebecca Probert) A 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 for parental consent, when and…..
The programme follows the course of the River Frome from Evershot, the second highest village in Dorset, down through Maiden Newton and on to the County Town of Dorchester. Bonny Sartin of the Dorset folk group The Yetties presents and…..
The programme finds us winding our way further down the beautiful Frome Valley from the County Town of Dorchester through some of Dorset’s prettiest hamlets and villages on to Wareham and Poole Harbour. Bonny Sartin of the Dorset folk group…..