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Criminal ancestors

a guide to historical criminal records in England and Wales

by David T. Hawkings

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Published by Sutton Pub. in Stroud, Gloucestershire .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Wales,
  • England.,
  • Wales.
    • Subjects:
    • Registers of births, etc. -- England,
    • Registers of births, etc. -- Wales,
    • Criminal registers -- England,
    • Criminal registers -- Wales,
    • Crime -- England -- History -- Sources,
    • Crime -- Wales -- History -- Sources,
    • England -- Genealogy,
    • Wales -- Genealogy

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [344]-349) and indexes.

      StatementDavid T. Hawkings.
      SeriesHistory handbooks
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCS434 .H39 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 458 p. :
      Number of Pages458
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL761533M
      ISBN 100750910844
      LC Control Number97158573

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