Tracing your family tree

Other sources

We also hold many other records which are of use to family historians. These include:

  • Other parish records (such as settlement and bastardy papers, overseers’ and churchwardens’ accounts)
  • Marriage licence bonds
  • Archdeacons’ and bishop's transcripts
  • Electoral registers
  • Trade directories
  • Maps
  • Rate and taxation records
  • Manor court books
  • Poor law and workhouse records
  • Court books and gaol records
  • Hospital records
  • Title deeds

Staff are always on hand to help you find the records you need and to give advice.