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Hearth / Window Tax

The Hearth Tax was levied between 1662 and 1689 on each householder according to the number of hearths in the dwelling. The tax was introduced in England and Wales by the government of Charles II. Window Tax was a tax on windows or similar openings, levied from 1696 until it was abolished in 1851.

Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Poor Rate, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Angmering Village Life Website
Link:http://www.angmeringvillage.co.uk/
Description:Angmering Village Life Website
Extra Info:Click on History Centre for many documents and articles about the village. Includes a history of the shops, electoral registers, hearth tax and more.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Valuation Books, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:Angus, Scotland Genealogy
Link:http://www.monikie.org.uk/ah-index.htm
Description:Angus, Scotland Genealogy
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Tithe Records, Valuation Books, Register & Rent Rolls, School / Educational Records, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:Atavus Search Engine
Link:http://search.atavus.org/
Description:Atavus Search Engine Incorporating Fermanagh Gold Genealogy Pages
Extra Info:Easy to use search.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Audlem Online - Audlem, Cheshire, Village Website
Link:http://www.audlem.org/
Description:Audlem Online - Audlem, Cheshire, Village Website
Extra Info:Includes an archive section with many photographs, documents and newspaper articles about the history of Audlem. Use the period or subjects to narrow down search.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Poor Rate
Title:Ayrshire Roots
Link:http://www.ayrshireroots.co.uk/
Description:Ayrshire Roots - For Those With Their Roots in Ayrshire
Extra Info:For many records and indexes look under Added Archives. Also includes lots of advice on where to find records.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Register & Rent Rolls, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Poor Rate
Title:BAIRD's of Scotland
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20140215101720/http://w...
Description:BAIRD's of Scotland
Extra Info:This is an archived copy of a site that is no longer seems to be active. Most information still seems to be accessible.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, School / Educational Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:Belper Research Website
Link:http://www.belper-research.com/
Description:Belper Research Website
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:BENDING Family History
Link:http://www.jbending.org.uk/
Description:BENDING Family History
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Bere Regis Village Website
Link:http://www.bereregis.org/
Description:Bere Regis Village Website
Extra Info:Much information on the site from headmasters and mistresses at the school to hearth tax returns to maps and trade directories.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Minute Books / Meeting Books, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:Bisley History and Genealogy
Link:http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~engsurry/bisley/
Description:Bisley History and Genealogy
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Bodiam Mill in Sussex and Sandhurst, Kent
Link:http://www.bodiam-mill.net/
Description:Bodiam Mill in Sussex and Sandhurst, Kent
Extra Info:Subscription Site. Use the sitemap to see what is on the site.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Bonsall History Project Website
Link:http://www.bonsallhistory.org.uk/
Description:Bonsall History Project Website
Extra Info:Click on Site Contents for records
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:British History Online
Link:http://www.british-history.ac.uk/
Description:British History Online
Extra Info:A variety of records and documents relating to the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Other Records
Title:Broadwater and Worthing Transcripts
Link:http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/
Description:Broadwater and Worthing Transcripts
Extra Info:Transcripts of trade directories, emigration, taxes and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Tithe Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Bubwith : A One-Place Study
Link:http://bubwith.net/
Description:Bubwith : A One-Place Study (Yorkshire)
Classification:Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Valuation Books, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Sports Clubs and Associations, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Buittle Parish Home Page
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20090202212446/http://w...
Description:Buittle Parish Home Page
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site. Most information still seems to be available.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Burton Latimer Village Website
Link:http://www.burtonlatimer.info/
Description:Burton Latimer Village Website
Extra Info:Trade Directories are listed by occupations.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:BUZZA Family History One Name Study
Link:http://buzzafamilyhistory.co.uk/index.html
Extra Info:Mainly from Cornwall. Inlcudes BOZZOE, BOSSOWE, BUSSOWE, BUSSOW, BASSOW, BOSOW.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Other Records
Title:Caverswall Parish
Link:http://www.caverswall.org.uk/
Description:Caverswall Parish Community and History
Extra Info:Look under Local History and Genealogy for information.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, School / Educational Records, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:CHITTENDEN One Name Study
Link:http://www.chittenden.com.au/
Description:CHITTENDEN One Name Study
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Poor Rate
Title:CLUETT / CLEWETT Records and One Name Study
Link:http://www.cluett.org.uk/
Description:CLUETT / CLEWETT Records and One Name Study
Extra Info:Part way down the home page is the Search link.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:COLDWELL and COULDWELL One Name Study
Link:http://www.coldwell-roots.co.uk/
Description:COLDWELL and COULDWELL One Name Study
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Collections for a History of Staffordshire
Link:http://archive.org/details/collectionsfor1921stafu...
Description:Collections for a History of Staffordshire - Including Hearth Tax for Pyrehill Hundred
Extra Info:Online book. Includes the hearth tax register for the Pyrehill Hundred 1666.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Bastardy / Illegitimacy Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Cornwall Online Parish Clerk
Link:http://www.opc-cornwall.org/
Description:Cornwall Online Parish Clerk
Extra Info:For apprentice indentures click search then scroll down to additional searches.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:Corpusty and Saxthorpe Genealogy
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Corpusty and Saxthorpe Genealogy
Extra Info:Click on the link from the Keeler homepage.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Valuation Books, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Creggan History Society
Link:http://www.cregganhistory.co.uk/
Description:Creggan History Society
Extra Info:The area covered by the Society is the ancient Irish Barony of the Upper Fews, in Co Armagh, and that part of the Creggan Parish that is in County Louth.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records
Title:Cromford Village, Derwent Valley
Link:http://www.cromfordvillage.co.uk/
Description:Cromford Village, Derwent Valley
Extra Info:Click on History.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Other Records
Title:Cumbria Genealogy Search
Link:http://edenlinks.rootsweb.ancestry.com/1gp/RECORDS...
Description:Selected Transcriptions
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records
Title:Dalrymple Parish
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20120207203848/http://...
Description:Dalrymple Parish, Family History Research Menu
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site that no longer exists. Most information still seems to be available. May be slow to load. Look under Old Parish Register for hearth tax from 1691.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records
Title:DALTON Data Bank and One Name Study
Link:http://www.daltondatabank.org/
Description:DALTON Data Bank and One Name Study
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, School / Educational Records, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:DIBDEN One Name Study
Link:http://www.angelfire.com/ar3/dibden_onename/
Description:DIBDEN One Name Study, Including Variants
Extra Info:Many references to the DIBDEN name.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Dorset Online Parish Clerk (OPC)
Link:http://www.opcdorset.org/
Description:Dorset Online Parish Clerk (OPC) - A Mixture of Records
Extra Info:Some parishes have information about schools and log book extracts, tithes and the history of the parishes. Click on miscellaneous record and scroll down for some occupations.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy
Title:Durley Village Website
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20160307045812/http://d...
Description:Durley Village Website
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site. Maybe slow to load. Most information still available to view. Click on parish records - miscellaneous.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:EARLAM Family History
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20150411030403/http://...
Description:EARLAM Family History
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site no longer active. Most information still seems to be available. A resource for those with EARLAM relatives.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Bastardy / Illegitimacy Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate, Other Records, Journals / Diaries
Title:Earls Colne Village Records
Link:http://linux02.lib.cam.ac.uk/earlscolne/
Description:Earls Colne Village Records from 1375
Extra Info:Click on Contents for a full list of transcriptions.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Other Records
Title:Eden Valley Genealogy
Link:http://www.edenlinks.co.uk/EDENLINKS.HTM
Description:Eden Valley Genealogy and Transcriptions
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, School / Educational Records, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Epsom and Ewell History Explorer
Link:http://www.epsomandewellhistoryexplorer.org.uk/
Description:Epsom and Ewell History Explorer
Extra Info:Much information about the area, photographs, school admissions lists and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Failte Romhat Website
Link:http://www.failteromhat.com/
Description:Failte Romhat Website
Extra Info:Includes Kellys Directory of Leather Trades in Ireland 1915.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Other Records
Title:FE(A)THERSTON((E)HAUGH) One Name Study
Link:http://www.featherstone.org/
Description:FE(A)THERSTON((E)HAUGH) One Name Study
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records
Title:Fethard Website, Tipperary
Link:http://fethard.com/
Description:Fethard Website, Tipperary
Extra Info:Click on local information. Includes gun licence holders 1802, hearth records and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Valuation Books, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Other Records
Title:Forgan, Newport and Wormit Information
Link:http://www.twentytwoflassroad.co.uk/
Description:Forgan, Newport and Wormit Information
Extra Info:This site brings together some of the information about Newport-on-Tay, Wormit and Forgan in Fife, Scotland, which exists largely on paper and makes it searchable online.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Freshford, Bradford on Avon, Limpley Stoke and Hinton Charterhouse
Link:http://www.freshford.com/
Description:Freshford, Bradford on Avon, Limpley Stoke and Hinton Charterhouse
Extra Info:Provides a wide collection of maps, photographs and other sources for local history and genealogy.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:Great Ayton - History of the Village
Link:http://greatayton.wikidot.com/home
Description:Great Ayton - History of the Village
Extra Info:Click on Sources.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Other Records
Title:Great Harwood Website
Link:http://www.great-harwood.org.uk/
Description:Great Harwood Website
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:GUMBLETON One Name Study and Family History
Link:http://martleweb.co.uk/gumbleton/
Description:GUMBLETON One Name Study and Family History
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Valuation Books, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Poor Rate, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Headley by the Wey Parish Website
Link:http://www.johnowensmith.co.uk/headley/
Description:Headley by the Wey Parish Website
Extra Info:Click on History or scroll down the main page for many documents and articles about the village.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Hearth Tax - Leicester 1664
Link:https://archive.org/details/cu31924028040586
Description:Hearth Tax Returns for Leicester 1664
Extra Info:Online book. A list of the number of hearths each house had and names of heads of households for Leicester.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Hearth Tax - Pembrokeshire 1670
Link:https://archive.org/details/PembrokeshireHistorica...
Description:Hearth Tax Returns for Pembrokeshire 1670
Extra Info:Online book. A list of the number of hearths each house had and names of heads of households for each hundred in Pembrokshire for 1670.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Hearth Tax - Suffolk 1674
Link:https://archive.org/details/suffolkin1674bei00shah
Description:Hearth Tax - List of all Suffolk Towns, Villages and Hamlets 1674
Extra Info:Online book. A list of all Suffolk towns, villages and hamlets in 1674 with the number of hearths each house had and names of heads of households. Includes a names index.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Hearth Tax Online - Householders in late 17th century England
Link:https://web.archive.org/web/20160306185359/http://...
Description:Hearth Tax Online - Householders in late 17th century England
Extra Info:An archived copy of the website which is currently offline. Most information is still availble. Hearth Tax Online is a web site dedicated to providing data and analysis of the records of the hearth tax introduced in England and Wales in 1662.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Religious Lists / Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Henham Parish Bygones
Link:http://www.henhamhistory.org/
Description:Local History of Henham, Little Henham and Pledgdon
Extra Info:Recording the village as it was and as it is now. Formerly known as Henham on the Hill, the parish also includes the two hamlets of Little Henham and Pledgdon (or Prison Green).
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:HOGGARTH Genealogy
Link:http://www.hoggarth.co.uk/
Description:HOGGARTH Genealogy
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:John Hayes Genealogy Website
Link:http://www.failteromhat.com/
Description:John Hayes Genealogy Website
Extra Info:Many Hayes, O'Connor, Brown, Fox, Santry, Callaghan and Murphy records.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:JOWETT and Variations One Name Study
Link:http://www.jowitt1.org.uk/
Description:JOWETT and Variations One Name Study
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, Register & Rent Rolls, Bastardy / Illegitimacy Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Kent Online Parish Clerk
Link:http://kent-opc.org/
Description:Kent Online Parish Clerk
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Kirkby Malhamdale Local and Family History Pages
Link:http://www.kirkbymalham.info/
Description:Kirkby Malhamdale Local and Family History Pages
Extra Info:The website provides an extensive range of information for both local and family historians.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records
Title:Liz's Family History Site
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Liz's Family History Site - follow the Resource page link.
Extra Info:Trade Directory Extracts are on the village pages.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Register & Rent Rolls, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:London Lives 1690 to 1800 - Crime, Poverty and Social Policy in the Metropolis
Link:http://www.londonlives.org.uk/
Description:A fully searchable edition of 240,000 manuscripts from eight archives and fifteen datasets, giving access to 3.35 million names.
Extra Info:Use the search feature to find names, places and occupations.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Other Records
Title:Longparish Village Website
Link:http://www.longparish.org.uk/
Description:Longparish Village Website
Extra Info:Click on Village History for information.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, School / Educational Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Lurgan Ancestry - Documenting the history of the Lurgan area in Co. Armagh
Link:http://www.lurganancestry.com/
Description:Documenting the history of the Lurgan area in Co. Armagh
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, School / Educational Records, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records
Title:Matlock & Matlock Bath - The Andrews Pages
Link:http://www.andrewsgen.com/matlock/
Description:Matlock & Matlock Bath - The Andrews Pages
Extra Info:Includes many records from 16th Century onwards. Many interesting records for the area.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Register & Rent Rolls, School / Educational Records, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Minute Books / Meeting Books, Other Records
Title:Maybole Community Site
Link:http://www.maybole.org/
Description:Maybole Community Site
Extra Info:Look under History and Archives and Town Guides
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Valuation Books, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:Monkie Website - Records from around Scotland
Link:http://www.monikie.org.uk/
Description:Monkie Website - Records from around Scotland
Extra Info:Look under Family History Interest and also Arlene's Lists.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society
Link:http://home.freeuk.net/montgensoc/
Description:Montgomeryshire Genealogical Society
Extra Info:Includes photographs of the churches and chapels of the area.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Tithe Records, Valuation Books, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Photographs / Pictures
Title:Moville Parish Transcriptions
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20120708125229/http://w...
Description:Moville Parish Transcriptions
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site. Most information still seems to be available. May take a few moments to load. Includes many records for the area.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Other Records
Title:Norfolk Transcription Archive
Link:http://www.genealogy.doun.org/transcriptions/index...
Description:Norfolk Transcription Archive
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Normanton on Soar - One Place Study
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Normanton on Soar - One Place Study
Extra Info:A study of the village, its people and the place.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Photographs / Pictures
Title:North Staffordshire Research
Link:http://www.northstaffsresearch.co.uk/
Description:North Staffordshire Research
Extra Info:Includes Norton in the Moors village history, helpful advice on how to find North Staffordshire information and photographs of churches in the area.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Other Records
Title:North West Derbyshire Sources
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:North West Derbyshire Sources
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records, Information, Other Records
Title:Open Library
Link:http://openlibrary.org/
Description:Open Library - Scanned Books Online
Extra Info:Use the search facility and select e books only. Some English trade directories, journals, historic accounts of counties and more.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Oxfordshire Genealogical Resources
Link:http://www.whipple.org/oxford/
Description:Oxfordshire Genealogical Resources
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Parish Church of St. Giles, Noke Website
Link:http://home.btconnect.com/stgiles_noke/
Description:Parish Church of St. Giles, Noke Website
Extra Info:Includes a list of past rectors and history of the church.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:Parish of Camberwell - A Brief Account and its History
Link:http://archive.org/details/yparishofcamerwe00blanu...
Description:Parish of Camberwell - A Brief Account and its History
Extra Info:Online book. Includes details of old families of the area, Also mentions people of the Peckham area, extracts of the churchwarden's accounts and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Parish of Eyam
Link:http://places.wishful-thinking.org.uk/DBY/Eyam/ind...
Description:Eyam Parish
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., School / Educational Records, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Other Records
Title:Parish of Preston in Amounderness, Lancashire - A History
Link:http://archive.org/details/historyparishpr00fishgo...
Description:Parish of Preston in Amounderness, Lancashire - A History
Extra Info:Online book. Includes a list of the mayors of Preston, vicars, details of the lepers hospital, the grammar school, protestation rolls and more.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Parish of St Stithians, Cornwall
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Parish of St Stithians, Cornwall
Extra Info:Includes images of signatures of people associated with the parish, from as far back as 1714/5.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:Parish of St. Austell, Cornwall
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Parish of St. Austell, Cornwall
Extra Info:Includes information about the china clay and tin industry. Click on genealogy for a list of the information available.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records
Title:Parish Registers for Madron, Cornwall
Link:http://madronparishrecords.tripod.com/
Description:Parish Registers for Madron, Cornwall
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Other Records
Title:Parish Registers of Denham, Suffolk
Link:http://archive.org/details/denhamparishreg00hervgo...
Description:Parish Registers of Denham, Suffolk
Extra Info:Online book. Includes historical notes - tax payers, valuations and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy
Title:Parish Registers of Kirkby Stephen and More
Link:http://freepages.misc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~enzed...
Description:Kirkby Stephen Parish Register Transcriptions and More
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Parish Registers of St. Erth, Cornwall
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Parish Registers of St. Erth, Cornwall
Extra Info:Site includes a list of the clergy from the 1200's, protestation returns from 1641 and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax
Title:Patterdale Today
Link:http://www.patterdaletoday.co.uk/
Description:Patterdale Today
Extra Info:Follow the Local History link
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Pocklington Village History
Link:http://www.pocklingtonhistory.com/
Description:Pocklington Village History
Classification:Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:RAMSDALE Family Register
Link:http://www.ramsdale.org/
Description:RAMSDALE Family Register
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, School / Educational Records, Bastardy / Illegitimacy Records, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Sports Clubs and Associations, Poor Rate, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Rushden and District History Society
Link:http://www.rushdenheritage.co.uk/
Description:Rushden and District History Society
Extra Info:Includes militia lists, also CWS shoe factory men who enlisted in WW1, newspaper extracts, trade directories and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Valuation Books, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices
Title:Rushden and District History Society - Bedfordshire Pages
Link:http://www.rushdenheritage.co.uk/Villages/index-BD...
Description:Rushden and District History Society - Bedfordshire Pages
Extra Info:Many articles about the history and people of the villages.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records
Title:Salthouse Village History Website
Link:http://www.salthousehistory.co.uk/
Description:Salthouse Village History Website
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax
Title:ScotlandsPlaces
Link:http://www.scotlandsplaces.gov.uk/
Description:ScotlandsPlaces
Extra Info:ScotlandsPlaces is a website that allows users to search across different national databases using geographic locations. Includes historic tax rolls, gazetteers, official reports etc. Check the list under 'Our Resources'.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Institutions / Workhouses / Hospitals etc., Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Associations and Civil Officials Lists, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records, Journals / Diaries
Title:Selected Genealogical Records
Link:http://homepages.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~mwi/filess...
Description:Selected Genealogical Records
Extra Info:A selection of transcriptions including extacts from Army lists, bankrupts, a list of people in Cornwall in past times, a list of coastguards in 1851, Hammermen and more.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Tithe Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Sennen Online Parish Clerk
Link:http://sennencornwall.tripod.com/contents.htm
Description:Sennen Online Parish Clerk
Extra Info:The site aims to provide information, from an historical viewpoint, on Sennen, Cornwall, the most westerly parish in the United Kingdom.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Religious Lists / Records, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:Shalfleet Local and Family History Sources
Link:http://www.sources.shalfleet.net/
Description:Shalfleet Local and Family History Sources
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:Sheepy Group Parishes
Link:http://www.mdlp.co.uk/resources/lei.htm
Description:Sheepy Group Parishes
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Records
Title:South Derbyshire Genealogical Resources
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:South Derbyshire Genealogical Resources
Extra Info:Hearth Tax records are included with the census records.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Religious Lists / Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Southern Life - A history of the villages of Hampshire and Surrounding Area
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20140516194715/http://s...
Description:Southern Life - A history of the villages of Hampshire and Surrounding Area
Extra Info:An archived copy of the site, not all pictures seem to display, but the information still seems to be available. Click on Site Map to see records available online.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Migrant / Emmigration Lists and Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:St Keverne Local History Site
Link:http://www.st-keverne.com/History/
Description:St Keverne Local History Site
Extra Info:Includes information on shipwrecks, lifeboats and crew and even some photographs of the people rescued.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy
Title:Stapenhill Online Resources: Cauldwell Databases
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Stapenhill Online Resources: Cauldwell Databases
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Other Taxes - such as Horse Tax, Tithe Records, Register & Rent Rolls, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:STERRY One Name Study
Link:http://www.sterryworldwide.com/
Description:STERRY One Name Study
Extra Info:Includes STERRY apprentices, London guilds, manorial records, newspaper extracts and more
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Journals / Diaries
Title:Suffolk County Data from Ancestry
Link:Suffolk County Data from Ancestry
Description:Suffolk County Data Collection from Ancestry
Extra Info:Includes Various town histories; Suffolk History, Gazetteer, and Directory, 1844; Various Churchwardens' Accounts; Babergh Hundred Military Survey of 1522
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Poor Rate, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Sussex Record Society
Link:http://www.sussexrecordsociety.org/
Description:Sussex Record Society
Extra Info:For online information - click on Online Records.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:TONG / TONGE / TONGUE Genealogy
Link:http://www.tongefamily.info/
Description:TONG / TONGE / TONGUE Genealogy
Extra Info:Mainly around Lancashire and Manchester.
Classification:Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Religious Lists / Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:Tywardreath - A Cornish Village
Link:http://www.tywardreath.org.uk/
Description:Tywardreath - A Cornish Village
Extra Info:Click on history for trade directory and taxes.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Newspapers, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Ships Passenger / Crew / Owners Lists, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:WELLBELOVE Genealogy and One Name Study
Link:http://www.wellbelove.org/
Description:WELLBELOVE Genealogy and One Name Study
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, School / Educational Records, Poll / Electoral / Voters Registers, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Other Records, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Wirksworth Genealogy and Local History
Link:http://www.wirksworth.org.uk
Description:Wirksworth Genealogy and Local History, including Trade Directories and Taxes
Extra Info:Also look under the scrapbook. Many old photographs of families of the area.
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