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Migration Records: A Guide for Family Historians

Migration Records: A Guide for Family Historians (Paperback)

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Over the past 400 years thousands of people have moved to settle in Britain, and thousands more left its shores for life overseas. This practical and accessible guide shows how to explore migration records - and ancestors featured in them - through the wealth of records at The National Archives and elsewhere. "Migration Records" charts new online releases, including a major immigration package of passenger lists, certificates of arrival and naturalization applications, and discusses how improved catalogue information has opened up passport applications for research. From refugees fleeing persecution to child migrants, naturalization and citizenship papers to transportation records, it is an invaluable guide to the story of migration that changed so many lives.

History & PoliticsHistory: specific events & topicsGenealogy, heraldry, names & honoursHistory & PoliticsLocal interest, family history & nostalgiaFamily history, tracing ancestors Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publication Date: 28/02/2008 ISBN-13: 9781905615407  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Roger Kershaw is Head of Records Knowledge at The National Archives. He is the author of four books on immigration and emigration records.

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