Theatrical Ancestors

If you have ancestors who trod the boards then this site might well be Theatrical Ancestors<p><!   Google Ads Injected by Adsense Explosion 1.1.5   ><div class=adsxpls id=adsxpls1 style=padding:20px; display: block; margin left: auto; margin right: auto; text align: center;><!   AdSense Plugin Explosion num: 1   ><script type=text/javascript><!  

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Great work Matthew Lloyd!

http://www.arthurlloyd.co.uk/

 

National Maritime Musuem archives

The Sammy Ofer Wing at the NationalNational Maritime Musuem archives Maritime Museum is now open. The archives contains 100,000 books and a wider range of manuscripts. Of particular interest to family historians are the crew lists & master’s certificates.

Based in Greenwich it is easy to access via public transport or by car. Well worth a visit especially if you have maritime ancestors.

http://www.nmm.ac.uk/bigger/

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Friends of Nunhead Cemetery

The website of the people who care for the Friends of Nunhead Cemetery<p><!   Google Ads Injected by Adsense Explosion 1.1.5   ><div class=adsxpls id=adsxpls2 style=padding:20px; display: block; margin left: auto; margin right: auto; text align: center;><!   AdSense Plugin Explosion num: 2   ><script type=text/javascript><!  

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<script type=text/javascript src=http://pagead2.googlesyndication.com/pagead/show ads.js></script></div></p>well being of Nunhead Cemetery. They organise a conducted tour on the last Sunday of each month, plus have undertaken the task of monumental inscription recording. If you join you get a regular newsletter and can attend meetings which have speakers on subjects of interest to those who have a passion for Victorian Cemeteries !

The site has a useful page about the tombstone symbols that can be found at Nunhead and other Victorian burial places as well as some interesting photo galleries.

http://www.fonc.org.uk/

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Kettering, Northamptonshire Burials online

 

Deceased Online now have the following Northamptonshire records online.

Broughton Cemetery, Holt Road, Broughton, Northamptonshire NN14 1ND
Added 27 May 2011
1,165 burials, dating from November 1900 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing 8 to 10 entries per scanned page. Headstone photographs are also available for some graves.

Burton Latimer Cemetery, Church Lane, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire NN15 5
Added 27 May 2011
2,633 burials, dated December 1887 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing an average of 8 to 10 entries per scanned page.

Cransley Cemetery, Church Lane, Cransley, Northamptonshire NN14 1PX
Added 27 May 2011
147 burials, dated July 1928 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing 20 entries per scanned page. Headstone photographs are also available for some graves.

Desborough Cemetery, Rushton Road, Desborough, Northamptonshire NN14 2Q
Added 27 May 2011
2,990 burials, dated August 1898 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing 10 entries per scanned page. Headstone photographs are also available for some graves.
Kettering Crematorium, Rothwell Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 9XE
Added 3 July 2011
116,000 cremations, dated 7th May 1940 to 19th April 1990, are available as cremation register scans containing 6 entries per scanned page. Subsequent cremations are available as computerised records. Records from 1940 to 1963 and from 1990 to 2008 are available now, the remainder from 1963 and 1990 following soon.
Kettering, Rothwell Road Cemetery, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 9XE
Added 3 July 2011
3,240 burials, dated 7th July 1978 to 22nd December 1995, are available as burial register scans containing 8 entries per scanned page. Subsequent burials are available as computerised records.
Kettering, London Road Cemetery, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 7
Added 3 July 2011
32,300 burials, dated 3rd January 1862 to 27th January 2006, are available as burial register scans containing 8 entries per scanned page. Subsequent burials are available as computerised records.
Pytchley Cemetery, Orlingbury Road, Pytchley, Northamptonshire NN14 1ET
Added 27 May 2011
100 burials, dated 30th July 1956 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing 8 entries per scanned page. Headstone photographs are also available for some graves.

Rothwell Cemetery, Loddington Road, Rothwell, Northamptonshire NN14 1RX
Added 27 May 2011
3,590 burials, dated 10th June 1903 to November 2010, are available as burial register scans containing 20 entries per scanned page.

If you want to see what is covered by the Deceased Online website go to https://www.deceasedonline.com/servlet/GSDOSearch

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