Special Publications

Hertfordshire Transportees

Format: Book

Title: “Transported beyond the Seas” Id - SP.1

Purchase Price: UK £10.00

This book is a listing of criminals prosecuted in Hertfordshire and sentenced to transportation to Australia between 1784 and 1866.


Fleet Marriages of Hertfordshire People to 1754

Format: Book

Title: “Fleet Marriages of Hertfordshire People to 1754” Id - SP.2

Purchase Price: UK £10.00

This book is an extract of Hertfordshire people married within the "Rules of the Fleet" from the registers, diaries and note books still extant in the National Archives, Kew. The earliest date found is 1611. In 1754, these Fleet marriages came to an end.


Hertfordshire Settlement Certificates

Format: Book

Title: “Hertfordshire Settlement Certificates” Id - SP.3

Purchase Price: UK £16.00

This book is an alphabetical listing of names of people given Settlement Certificates under the Poor Law system prior to 1834. The text, which covers some 5,000 individuals and family groups, includes not only details of actual certificates but also, and often where they have disappeared, lists of the issue of such certificates by the "home" parish or their lodgement with the "receiving" parish. This book lists all the Settlement Certificates that still survive in the Hertfordshire archives.


Hertfordshire Removal Orders

Format: Book

Title: “Hertfordshire Removal Orders” Id - SP.4

Purchase Price: UK £12.00

This book is an alphabetical listing of names of people subject to Removal Orders under the Poor Law system prior to 1834. The text, which covers some 3,000 individuals and family groups, includes family details, the parish removed from and removed to, the document reference and other pertinent information. This book lists all the Removal Orders that still survive in the Hertfordshire archives.


Hertfordshire Examinations as to Settlement

Format: Book

Title: “Hertfordshire Examinations” Id - SP.5

Purchase Price: UK £14.00

This book is an alphabetical listing of names of people subject to Examinations as to settlement under the Poor Law system prior to 1834. The examinations are a unique source of information about persons coming to the attention of the Overseers of the Poor that would otherwise remain unknown. This book lists all the Removal Orders that still survive in the Hertfordshire archives.


Non-Conformity in Hertfordshire

(A Guide to Sources for Local & Family Historians)

Format: Book

Title: “Non-Conformity in Hertfordshire” Id - SP.6

Purchase Price: UK £7.00

This new guide, compiled and written by Alan Ruston, is designed to help the researcher to locate references to a particular chapel or congregation in Hertfordshire. It is not a comprehensive history of those congregations nor a narrative account but a source in which to dip. The work only covers Christianity in its historic forms, e.g. Presbyterians, Unitarians, Baptists, Quakers etc.


Hertfordshire Places

Format: Book

Title: “Hertfordshire Places” Id - SP.7

Purchase Price: UK £7.00

A handy guide for anyone researching ancestors in Hertfordshire to help locate all of those out-of-the-way places. Contains grid references and other useful information. Compiled by Margaret Ward.


Hertfordshire Obituaries 1801–1837

(As extracted from the Gentleman’s Magazine)

Format: Book

Title: “Hertfordshire Obituaries 1801–1837” Id - SP.8

Purchase Price: UK £7.00

Obituaries as recorded in the Gentleman’s Magazine. Extracted and annotated by Alan Ruston.


Baptist Church Books 1675–1810

Format: Book

Title: “Baptist Church Books 1675–1810” Id - SP.9

Purchase Price: UK £8.00

A transcription giving members lists and the comings and goings of a Baptist Community based in and around Kensworth and St Albans (Beds., Bucks. and Herts.) from 1675 to 1810. This 140 page book includes an introduction, illustrations, map and index to 500 surnames and 200 places.


Hertfordshire Burial Index 1800–1851

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire Burial Index 1800–1851” Id - CD.1

Purchase Price: UK £10.00

A complete list of all burials in Hertfordshire from 1800–1851 taken from the parish registers and including all the information available. There are some earlier and later burials included in the index. Note: requires Windows98 SE or later.

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Hertfordshire 1851 Census

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire 1851 Census” Id - CD.3

Purchase Price: UK £5.00

Contains 166,000 records transcribed and fully searchable by name or any of the fields on the census page. Note: requires Windows98 SE or later.


Hertfordshire Strays Index

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire Strays Index” Id - CD.4

Purchase Price: UK £5.00

Contains 16,000 records of people born in Hertfordshire but found elsewhere on Census night, or in parish birth, marriage or burial registers, on memorials etc. Fully searchable by name on any of 6 other useful fields. Note: requires Windows98 SE or later.


Hertfordshire Militia Ballot Lists

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire Militia Ballot Lists” Id - CD.5

Purchase Price: UK £15.00

Contains all the Ballot Lists previously released in booklet form, presented in Adobe PDF format, indexed and fully searchable using Adobe Reader version 8 and above. Includes additionally a surnames list of names found in the lists and their location, some further Militia information and the surviving establishments of Hertfordshire Militia men for 1758, 1761-1762 and 1765.


Hertfordshire Quarter Sessions 1588–1619

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire Quarter Sessions 1588–1619” Id - CD.6

Purchase Price: UK £10.00

A transcript of Quarter Sessions records from 1588–1619. These records may be ordered and searched in many different ways. Each record listed points to a full transcript of the Court hearing. Note: requires Windows 98 SE or later.


Hertfordshire Marriage Links

Format: CD

Title: “Hertfordshire Marriage Links 1538–1837” Id - CD.7

Purchase Price: UK £5.00

The Allen Marriage Index 1538–1837, available on line at the Hertfordshire Archives & Local Studies, includes only marriages that took place in Hertfordshire. This CD contains marriages, banns and licences outside the county where one or both were Hertfordshire people, including a few instances of forbidden banns. Additionally are included marriage licences where a Hertfordshire church is chosen when neither party was from Hertfordshire; this may indicate a family connection. Note: requires Windows XP to Windows 7.


 
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