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BOOK - My Ancestor was a Lawyer, A guide to sources for family historians [UK & Ireland]
By Brian Brooks and Mark Herber
Published by Society of Genealogists, London UK, 2006

Softcover... 24.95 (C$)

My Ancestor was a Lawyer by Brian Brooks and Mark Herber gives an overview of the legal profession in England and Wales and it's records. Chapters include lawyers and their societies, institutions and records, published records of lawyers, records of the courts and much more. There is also a section on lawyers in Scotland, Ireland and English lawyers overseas.

Contents include:
  • List of illustrations
  • The authors (about)
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction
  • Glossary of abbreviations
  • The legal profession in England and Wales: a general history
  • Lawyers: their societies, institutions and records
  • Some other published records of lawyers
  • Records of the courts
  • Miscellaneous sources
  • Lawyers in Wales, Ireland and Scotland
  • English lawyers overseas
  • Appendix 1: Useful addresses and websites
  • Endnotes
  • Index: Subjects
  • Index: Sources and resources
  • Index: Nominal
215 Pages
6" x 8.5"
Softcover - perfectbound
ISBN 1-903462-94-0
Published by Society of Genealogists, London UK, 2006

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