Family and estate records in the Leicestershire Record Office

by Heather E. Broughton

Publisher: Leicestershire Museums, Art Galleries and Records Service in Leicester

Written in English
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  • Leicestershire (England),
  • England,
  • Leicestershire


  • Family archives -- England -- Leicestershire -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Manors -- England -- Leicestershire -- History -- Archival resources.,
  • Leicestershire (England) -- Genealogy -- Archival resources.

Edition Notes

Statementby Heather E. Broughton.
SeriesLeicestershire Record Office collections ;, no. 1, Leicestershire Museums publication ;, no. 57
LC ClassificationsCD1069.A1 B76 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p. :
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2295581M
ISBN 100850221668
LC Control Number86166365

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Deposited by Woodrow and Ayson (DE ), Sheppard and Wade (DE ) and Stone and Simpson (DE ), all of Leicester, solicitors. NRA; Family and Estate Records in the Leicestershire Record Office,pp The Public records office, or the PRO(as it is known) holds the records for everything that takes place and it dates all the way back to the ’s if not earlier.

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