How to Write a History of a Parish
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How to Write a History of a Parish : An outline guide to topographical records, manuscripts.
By J. Charles Cox, LL.D., F.S.A.
Published in 1895.
An excellent and informative book for the genealogist and local historian.
Etymology and Maps; Prehistoric Remains; Anglo-Saxon Remains; The Norseman and the Dane; History of the Manor; Civil or Domestic Architecture; Personal History; Parochial Records; History of the Church; Religious Houses and finally General Topics followed by an eight page index.
Recommended for the serious local and family history researcher.
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