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Companies / Employee and Union Lists

Employee records help tell how our ancestors earned a living. Many old registers have been scanned and are now online to be viewed and searched.

Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Accrington and Church Industrial Co-operative Society - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924087522441
Description:Accrington and Church Industrial Co-operative Society - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1860-1910. Includes photographs of workers within the society, photographs and details of the branches, and biographies of many key people of the society.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Admissions Register to Gray's Inn, London
Link:https://archive.org/details/RegisterOfAdmissionsTo...
Description:Admissions Register to Gray's Inn, London 1521-1889
Extra Info:Register of admissions to Gray's Inn 1521-1889, names index part way through book. One of the four Inns of Court in London.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Anglo Burmese Library
Link:https://www.angloburmeselibrary.com/
Description:The Anglo Burmese Library
Extra Info:Includes employee lists of the Burmah Oil Company and the Irrawaddy Flotilla Company. Information on the Burma railways appears to be for members only.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Annfield Plain Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924091715643
Description:Annfield Plain Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Annfield Plain Industrial Co-operative Society Limited 1870-1920. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and other key people.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Barnsley Co-operative Society - Coronation History
Link:http://archive.org/details/coronationhistor00coop
Description:Barnsley Co-operative Society - Coronation History
Extra Info:A History of Barnsley Co-operative Society 1862-1902. Includes names and information about the early workers, photographs of the branches, the directors, committee members, managers of the branches and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Barrhead Co-operative Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924091515720
Description:Barrhead Co-operative Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1861-1911. Names of the pioneers, many with photographs, details of committee members, the branches and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Beamish Collections Online
Link:http://collections.beamish.org.uk/
Description:Online Collection from Beamish Museum
Extra Info:Includes photographs, advertising materials, trade catalogues and lots of information about the social history surrounding our ancestors.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Bingley Industrial Co-operative Society Limited - History
Link:https://archive.org/details/fiftyyearscoope00hartg...
Description:Bingley Industrial Co-operative Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1850-1900. Includes photographs of the committee, womens guild, office staff, photographs of the branches and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Bishop Auckland Industrial Co-operative Flour and Provision Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924087521674
Description:Bishop Auckland Industrial Co-operative Flour and Provision Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Society from 1860-1910. Includes a list of founders of the society, information on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:BLADON Family History
Link:http://bladonfamilyhistory.blogspot.com
Description:BLADON Family History
Extra Info:Click on New Relatives to find details of TE Bladon, lamp manufacturers.
Classification:Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Bolton, Lancashire Genealogy Website
Link:http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~boltongenealogy/gen...
Description:Bolton, Lancashire Genealogy Website
Extra Info:Includes information on Halliwell Bleachworks, Rumworth Mill and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, School / Educational Records / Alumni, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate
Title:BREBNER and BREMNER One Name Study
Link:http://www.brebner.com/index.html
Description:BREBNER/BREMNER Genealogy Pages
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Cainscross and Ebley Co-operative Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyofcoopera00huds
Description:Cainscross and Ebley Co-operative Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1863-1913. Includes photographs of committee members, details of branches, a map of the area covered and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:City of Bradford Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cityofbradfordco00benn
Description:City of Bradford Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the City of Bradford Co-operative Society Limited 1860-1910. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs of branches and key people, and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Clydebridge Steel Works
Link:https://cfindlay17.wixsite.com/clydebridge
Description:Clydebridge Steel Works
Extra Info:Also includes histories of other steelworks in Scotland.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Co-operative Wholesale Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/storyofcwsjubile00redfu...
Description:Co-operative Wholesale Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the CWS 1863-1913. Includes many names of branch managers and works, including those in Ireland, and a long service roll.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Commercial Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour
Link:https://archive.org/details/RollOfHonourOfTheComme...
Description:Commercial Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour 1914-1918
Extra Info:Online book. Those who gave their lives, and those who served, with details of their service, rank and bank branch.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Coventry Perseverance Co-Operative Society - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924087522482
Description:Coventry Perseverance Co-Operative Society - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1867-1917. Describes Coventry in the 1860's and how it led to the formation of the society, early advocates, branches, many names associated with the society and more
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Crook and Neighbourhood Co-operative Corn Mill, Flour and Provision Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924091514970
Description:Crook and Neighbourhood Co-operative Corn Mill, Flour and Provision Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1865-1915. Names of the pioneers, many with photographs, details of committee members, the branches and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:Cumbrian Genealogy
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20121023203108/http://w...
Description:Cumbrian Genealogy
Extra Info:This is an archived copy of the site. May take a few moments to load. Most information appears to be available
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:Cwmtillery Website
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20100329151737/http://...
Description:Cwmtillery Website
Extra Info:An archived copy of a website that is no longer live. The history of the village and information is still available to view, including information about the colliery and those that worked there.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Derby Co-operative Provident Society History
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryo00holy
Description:Derby Co-operative Provident Society History
Extra Info:History of the Derby Co-operative Provident Society 1850-1900. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Desborough Industrial and Provident Co-operative Society Limited - History
Link:https://archive.org/details/cu31924092618549
Description:Desborough Industrial and Provident Co-operative Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1863-1913. Includes a brief history of the society and its branches, includes photographs of some committee members, photographs of the branches, and many of the workers.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Minute Books / Meeting Books
Title:Durham Mining Museum
Link:http://www.dmm.org.uk/mindex.htm
Description:Durham Mining Museum
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:East India Company Register and Army List 1845
Link:http://archive.org/details/eastindiaregist00britgo...
Description:East India Company Register and Army List 1845
Extra Info:Online book. Many occupations within the East India Company listed.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, School / Educational Records / Alumni, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Education and Work Records, Occupations
Link:Education and Work Records, Occupations
Description:Find My Past - Education and Work Records, Occupations
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Enfield Highway Co-operative Society Limited - History
Link:https://archive.org/details/briefhistoryjuly00high
Description:Enfield Highway Co-operative Society Limited - A Brief History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1872-1896. Includes a brief history of the society and its branches, includes the names of officers.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Failsworth Industrial Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/failsworthindust00ogde
Description:Failsworth Industrial Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1859-1909. List many names of key people of the society, photographs and details of some of the branches and more.
Classification:Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:Genes Reunited : Search Indian records
Link:Genes Reunited : Search Indian records
Description:Search Indian Records 1793 and 1933
Extra Info:East India Company pensions, Bengal Civil Service Gradation, East India Register, Indian Army and Civil Service.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Gloucester Co-operative and Industrial Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryof00purn
Description:Gloucester Co-operative and Industrial Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Gloucester Co-operative and Industrial Society Limited from 1860. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Great and Little Bolton Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyofgreatli00peap
Description:Great and Little Bolton Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Society from 1859-1909. Includes a list of the 66 members who formed the society, information on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Halifax Industrial Society - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyofhalifax00blat
Description:Halifax Industrial Society - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1851-1901. Lists key members of the society, branch managers, photographs and details of branches and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Highland Railway Company Database
Link:Highland Railway Company Database
Description:Highland Railway Company Database 1854-1900
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Huddersfield Industrial Society Limited - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/huddersfieldindu00balm
Description:Huddersfield Industrial Society Limited - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1860-1910. List of presidents, storekeepers, photographs and details of the branches and staff and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Hyde Equitable Co-operative Society Limited
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryof00jone
Description:Hyde Equitable Co-operative Society Limited
Extra Info:History of the Hyde Equitable Co-operative Society Limited 1862-1912. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:John Menzies & Company - Roll of Honour
Link:https://archive.org/details/rollofhonour19141921me...
Description:John Menzies & Company - Roll of Honour 1914-1919
Extra Info:Online book. A list of people from the company who served in the great war, with a separate list for those who gave their lives. Includes name, rank, regiment and branch of the company.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Leeds Industrial Co-operative Society History
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryl00holygo...
Description:Leeds Industrial Co-operative Society History
Extra Info:History of the Leeds Industrial Co-operative Society from 1847-1897. Includes the names of the 57 pioneers from 1847, details on branches and dates they started, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Leigh Friendly Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryof00boyd
Description:Leigh Friendly Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Leigh Friendly Co-operative Society Limited 1857-1907. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Lincoln Equitable Co-operative Industrial Society - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyofcoopera00mcinu...
Description:Lincoln Equitable Co-operative Industrial Society - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1861-1911. Includes details and photographs of the branches, lists of key people, and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:National Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour
Link:https://archive.org/details/rollofhonour1921nati
Description:National Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour 1914-1918
Extra Info:Online book. Those who gave their lives, but also those who served with details of their service and address.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:Oldham Industrial Co-operative Society Limited
Link:http://archive.org/details/jubileehistoryof00tayl
Description:Oldham Industrial Co-operative Society Limited - Jubilee History 1850-1900
Extra Info:Online book. Includes photographs, a list of presidents, details of stalwart Co-operators and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:Radway Green Accident Books
Link:http://www.andrewalston.co.uk/accidents.html
Description:Radway Green Accident Books - Lists of Persons Mentioned
Classification:Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Ridgeway Village History
Link:http://www.ridgewayhistory.org.uk
Description:Ridgeway Village History
Extra Info:Click on Contents to see a full list of articles and information. Includes a history of the Phoenix Works.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:RMS Leinster
Link:http://www.rmsleinster.com/
Description:RMS Leinster
Extra Info:Official site for RMS Leinster, including details of the sinking during World War 1.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Royal Gunpowder Mills
Link:https://www.royalgunpowdermills.com/
Description:Royal Gunpowder Mills
Extra Info:Under History and Heritage then Chronology, includes names of Superintendents.
Museum located in Waltham Abbey, Essex.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Royton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited - A History
Link:http://archive.org/details/roytonindustria00burtgo...
Description:Royton Industrial Co-operative Society Limited - A History 1857-1907
Extra Info:Online book. Includes notable workers, photographs, information on the shops, such as the one at Chadderton and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Search Durham's Hidden Depths
Link:http://www.durhamrecordoffice.org.uk/article/10531...
Description:Search for miners working in the Durham coalfields.
Classification:Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Journals / Diaries
Title:Sheerness and the Isle of Sheppey Records
Link:http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~penney/genealogy/
Description:Sheerness and the Isle of Sheppey Records
Extra Info:Includes pubs, the light railway, history of some churches, farmer's club members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Sheffield and Ecclesall Co-Operative Society - History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924092425010
Description:Sheffield and Ecclesall Co-Operative Society - History
Extra Info:Online book. History of the society 1874-1913. Many photographs of past presidents, and names within the society, also photographs of branches and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Singer Manufacturing Company - Employee Roll of Honour
Link:https://archive.org/details/singermemorial191919si...
Description:Singer Manufacturing Company - Employee Roll of Honour
Extra Info:Online book. A list of employees who served in the first world war, including those who gave their lives. Also pictures of the factory.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Stalybridge Good Intent Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924091529481
Description:Stalybridge Good Intent Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Society from 1859-1909. Includes information on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Stocksbridge Band of Hope Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924092618457
Description:Stocksbridge Band of Hope Industrial Co-operative Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Stocksbridge Band of Hope Industrial Co-operative Society Limited 1860-1910. Includes details on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Storm and Company, Robin Hoods Bay
Link:http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~stormrhb/genealogy/
Description:Storm and Company, Robin Hoods Bay
Extra Info:Includes lists of seamen, as well as details of the vessels.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Sugar Refiners and Sugar Bakers Database and Information
Link:http://www.mawer.clara.net/intro.html
Description:Sugar Refiners and Sugar Bakers Database and Information
Extra Info:Includes Sun fire office valuations, fires and fatalities, case studies and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:The Gazette - Official Public Record
Link:https://www.thegazette.co.uk/
Description:The Gazette - Official Public Record
Extra Info:The Gazette is formally the combination of three publications: The London Gazette, The Belfast Gazette and The Edinburgh Gazette. The Gazettes are official journals of record.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records
Title:The Honourable East India Company
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20110207202311/http://h...
Description:Finding East India Company Ancestors
Extra Info:This is a copy of a site that is no longer active. May take a few moments to load, but most information still seems to be available. Collected from various publications.
Classification:Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:The Society of Genealogists (SOG)
Link:http://www.sog.org.uk/
Description:The Society of Genealogists (SOG)
Extra Info:Can search for a surname for free, however a membership is required to access the detailed information. Click Search to see a list of the data online.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Poor Rate, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Todmorden and Walsden
Link:http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~todmordenandwalsden...
Description:Todmorden and Walsden
Extra Info:Information and pictures for mills and mines.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Tyneside Family History
Link:http://freepages.rootsweb.com/~tynesidehistory/gen...
Description:Tyneside Family History
Extra Info:Includes church, schools and early transport photographs for the area.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:Union Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour
Link:https://archive.org/details/unionbankofscotl1922un...
Description:Union Bank of Scotland - Roll of Honour 1914-1918
Extra Info:Online book. Those who gave their lives, but also those who served with details of their service and address.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists
Title:United Co-operative Baking Society Limited History
Link:http://archive.org/details/cu31924092618564
Description:United Co-operative Baking Society Limited History
Extra Info:History of the Society from 1869-1919. Includes information on branches, many names associated with the society, photographs, lists of committee members and more.
Classification:Companies / Employee and Union Lists, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:West Midlands Police Museum Website
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20140323091927/http://w...
Description:West Midlands Police Museum Website
Extra Info:Includes lists of Chief Constables and photographs of police vehicles and the police in action.
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