BIFHS-USA Guide British Isles Research

      Compiled and annotated by Linda Jonas


National Inventory of Documentary Sources

in the United Kingdom and Ireland

0.040

Cambridgeshire Record Office.

Microreproduction of typescript inventories housed at the Cambridgeshire Record Office, Cambridge.

NIDS FICHE # ______________________________________________ FHL FICHE #

0.040.001 Annual reports, 1965-1984. Includes details --------- 6028631 details of records newly deposited each year. (5 fiches)

0.040.002 Catalogue of accessions. Includes details ----------- 6028632 of holdings, with many names, dates and localities. (28 fiches)

0.040.003 Parish records. Parishes are generally -------------- 6028633 arranged alphabetically, and a guide to use this inventory is included. (51 fiches)

0.040.004 Boards of Guardians. Records of --------------------- 6029446 various poor law unions. (2 fiches)

0.040.005 Quarter Sessions. (3 fiches) ------------------------ 6029447

0.040.006 Petty Sessions PS/A-L/Z. Contains a ----------------- 6029448 three-page inventory, with some abstracts. (1 fiche)

0.040.007 Coroners' records C/Co-R. Inventory only. ----------- 6029449 (1 fiche)

0.040.008 School records C/ES. (1 fiche) ---------------------- 6029450

0.040.009 Turnpike trusts T/K-T/N. (1 fiche) ------------------ 6029451

0.040.010 Unofficial and miscellaneous records. (43 fiches) --- 6029452

0.040.011 General introduction. Contains an explanation ------- 6091150 of how this record office catalogues its holdings. (1 fiche)

0.040.012 Unofficial records (L & R prefix series) ------------ 6091151 [old series]. Inventory of manorial, estate and family records. (2 fiches)

0.040.013 Education records by A. Black, 1972. ---------------- 6091152 Inventory of various school records. (2 fiches)

0.040.014 Genealogical sources by M. Farrar, 1979. ------------ 6091153 Inventory of county records, with an explanation of jurisdictions and county boundary changes. (3 fiches)

0.040.015 Archivist's annual report, 1985. -------------------- 6091154 Inventory of acquisitions. (5 fiches)

0.040.016 Original parish registers. Arranged ----------------- 6091155 alphabetically by locality, this listing gives covering dates of baptisms, marriages, burials and banns. (1 fiche)

0.040.017 Transcripts of parish registers. -------------------- 6091156 "This list gives covering dates only and excludes microfilm and photocopied copies of registers and original but not sent in bishop's transcripts occasionally surviving amongst parish records." Arranged alphabetically by parish. (1 fiche)

0.040.018 Microfilm of parish registers. ---------------------- 6091157 Inventory only. (1 fiche)

0.040.019 Non-conformist registers (excluding ----------------- 6091158 registers of the Society of Friends). Arranged by denomination. (1 fiche)

0.040.020 Microfilm: Society of Friends. ---------------------- 6091159 "Registers of the Society of Friends in Cambridgeshire and Huntingdonshire." (1 fiche)

0.040.021 Cambs. inclosure records. Inventory ----------------- 6091160 arranged alphabetically by name of locality. (1 fiche)

0.040.022 Tithe maps and apportionments. (1 fiche) ------------ 6091161

0.040.023 Rate books and valuations. (1 fiche) ---------------- 6091162

0.040.024 Petty Session records. Includes map of -------------- 6091163 ancient petty sessions divisions. (1 fiche)

0.040.025 Cambridge before 1836 (Palmer/Barnard). ------------- 6091164 Cambridge Corporation archives. (1 fiche)

0.040.026 Cambridge city records. (1 fiche) ------------------- 6091165

0.040.027 Holdings for genealogists. "Summary of -------------- 6091166 documentary and library holdings of the County Record Office, Cambridge, of more obvious use to genealogists." (1 fiche)

0.040.028 A place to find local history. (1 fiche) ------------ 6091167

0.040.029 Society of Friends records. (1 fiche) --------------- 6091168

0.040.030 Labour Party records. (1 fiche) --------------------- 6091169

0.040.031 Trades Council & Trades Union. (1 fiche) ------------ 6091170

0.040.032 Women's organisations records. (1 fiche) ------------ 6091171

0.040.033 Business records (1983). Arranged ------------------- 6091172 alphabetically by name of business. "Excludes the

records of public utility companies and farms." (1 fiche)

0.040.034 Manorial records. Inventory only of ----------------- 6091173 various manorial records, arranged alphabetically by name of parish, not manor. The end of the listing contains "non-Cambridgshire manors" listed alphabetically by county, then by name of manor. (1 fiche)

0.040.035 Canals & waterways. (1 fiche) ----------------------- 6091174

0.040.036 Sport. "Records relating to sport" ------------------ 6091175 arranged alphabetically by name of sport. (1 fiche)

0.040.037 Second World War. "The following is a --------------- 6091176 list of records largely concerned with wartime matters and of some other documents which contain information on popular subjects of war history." (1 fiche)

0.040.038 Militia records. Contains an inventory -------------- 6091177 of "parish lists of men liable to serve in the militia (ten names or more)." Also includes "records of appointment of substitutes for men drawn to serve in the militia, militia certificates, and payments to militia men and their families." (1 fiche)

0.040.039 Papers & plans: Rowley, Son & Royce. ---------------- 6091178 "Interim list of uncatalogued architectural papers and plans ... These papers mainly date from the Crockett & Nash period of the firm, 1820-1864." (1 fiche)

0.040.040 Pockett books of Thomas Wale of Little ------------ 6091179 Shelford, 1701-1796. (1 fiche)

0.040.041 Smith family of Dry Drayton (1762-1915). ---------- 6091180 Estate, family papers and correspondence. (1 fiche)

0.040.042 Tharp family of Chippenham. This ----------------- 6091181 collection "forms one of the principal family collections in the County Record Office, Cambridge. ... The records of the collection are diverse and range from the 13th to the 20th century." Includes "biographical notes on principal members of the Tharp family," and a Pedigree chart from ca. 1655-1943. (1 fiche)

0.040.043 Subject index. (7 fiches) --------------------------- 6091182

0.040.044 Addenda: parish records catalogue. (3 fiches) ------- 6091183

0.040.045 Addenda: unofficial catalogue. (2 fiches) ----------- 6091184


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