National Archives – court cases

Court of Star Chamber: Proceedings, Philip and Mary STAC 4/5/38 PLAINTIFF: Roger Warren DEFENDANT: George Baynes and others PLACE OR SUBJECT: Killing sheep on Waldringfield Heath COUNTY:Date range: 1553 – 1558. PAR461/32/4/27 Thomas Kaley’s father, a pauper belonging to Waldringfield in Suffolk, was transported for stealing a sheep; the son left that parish at 14 … Read moreNational Archives – court cases

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle Online Medieval and Classical Library Release #17 Originally compiled on the orders of King Alfred the Great, approximately A.D. 890, and subsequently maintained and added to by generations of anonymous scribes until the middle of the 12th Century. The original language is Anglo-Saxon (Old English), but later entries are essentially Middle English … Read moreThe Anglo-Saxon Chronicle

Web Links to Local History Resouces

BBC tips for Local History projects Local History Online – link to a range of web resources. The National Archive – tips on how to use the various national databases. British Association for Local History The Local History Link – link to a range of web resources. British History Online – links to a couple … Read moreWeb Links to Local History Resouces

Family History Resources

Suffolk Family History Society From Joe Autobiographies – Edward Stanley, Tony Pyatt, Col. Shipster [daughter rents White Hall] Family histories & notes. Waller family by Georgiana Waller c 1900, Stolleries [Roger Stollery is going to put something together in the Autumn ?] Family Trees. Wallers., Rix. [Linda Brook, Mill Road 1st bungalow, has much more … Read moreFamily History Resources