Kent Family History Society

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Deal Branch, Kent Family History Society - Library Books

The Branch now has a collection of books and magazines that can be borrowed at the monthly meetings. Below is a list of the items currently available for loan. All items can be borrowed for one month and should be returned at the next meeting.

PLEASE NOTE: This page is awaiting update, as there are now 4 boxes of books available for loan.  The complete listing will appear ASAP.

 

TITLE   AUTHOR Pub.
How to trace your family tree The complete practical handbook for for detectives of family history Kathy Chater 2005
Journeys in Family History The National Archives' guide to exploring your past David Hey 2004
Collins: Tracing your family history Perfect for the novice family historian Anthony Adolph 2010
The Oxford Guide to Family History Practical guidance on how to trace family origins through the basics of research David Hey 2002
Tracing your Ancestors Using the National Archives - the website and beyond. Amanda Bevan 2006
Record Offices and How to find them Gibson Guide by county J Gibson & P Peskett 1996
Using Newspapers and Periodicals An Introduction to series Colin R Chapman 1993
Short Cuts in Family History An Introduction to series M Gandy 1993
Latin for Family Historians Basic Facts series M Gandy 1995
Using Education Records Basic Facts series Colin R Chapman 1999
Annals of the Poor McLaughlin guide - Overview Eve McLaughlin 1986
Twentieth Century Research McLaughlin guide - Sources Eve McLaughlin 2000
Family History from Newspapers McLaughlin guide - Overview Eve McLaughlin 1987
Illegitimacy McLaughlin - Background, attitudes and sources Eve McLaughlin 1985
No Time for Family History McLaughlin guide maximising available time Eve McLaughlin 1989
Parish Registers McLaughlin guide - Overview Eve McLaughlin 1986
Descendant Tracing Basic Facts series T Wood 2002
Lunatics in England and Wales Basic Facts series P Faithfull 2002
Back to the Early 1800s Basic sources and their use Andrew Todd 1987
Introduction to Archives Overview and definitions F G Emmison 1978
Poll Books Gibson Guide by county J Gibson & C Rogers 1989
Victuallers Licences  Gibson Guide by county J Gibson & J Hunter 1994
A Dictionary of Old Trades, Titles and Occupations From Abbess to Zoographer Colin Waters 1999
Parish Affairs: The Government of Kent under George III The working of the parish vestries and the county quarter sessions Bryan Keith-Lucas 1986
Shropshire Genealogy Compiled to help family historians searching for their ancestors in Shropshire S.C. Clifford 1993
Tracing Ancestors A beginners Guide Patrick Palgrave-Moore 1986
Beginning Your Family History A beginners Guide George Pelling 1987
How to Record your Family Tree An introduction Patrick Palgrave-Moore 1994
Discovering your Family Tree Pocket guide D Iredal and Barrett 1985
Occupational Sources A Bibliography Stuart Raymond 1992
My Ancestor was a Merchant Seaman Sources for Merchant Marine A Shearman 2000
My Ancestor was a Policeman Sources for the Police Service T Christopher & M J Watts 1991
My Ancestor was a Merchant Seaman Sources for Merchant   Marine A Shearman 2000
The Location of British Army Records 1914-1918 By Regiment and County Norman Bowling 1991
Coroners' Records in England and Wales The first attempt to itemise all extant coroners' records in England & Wales J Gibson; C Rogers 1997
Cidermaking Shire publication M B Quinion 1997
Shepherding Working life of a shepherd John Vince 1992
The Victorian Railway Worker Overview T May 2000
Ironworking Shire publication W K Gale 2002
Lifeboats Shire publication N Leach 1998
Lloyd's Marine Collection at Guildhall Library Sources for Merchant Marine D T Barriskill 1994
The Book of Trades or Library of Useful Arts 1811 Vol 1 Reprint of the 1811 book vol 1. 32 occupations Beryl Hurley 1977
Adventures in Dickensian Family History An introduction to tracing family history using Dickensian characters and plots KFHS Medway Branch 2005
Poll Books Gibson Guide by County J Gibson & C Rogers 1989
Kentish as She Was Spoke A guide to the Kentish dialect Alan Major 2001
Kent Country Churches Continued The second collection of drawings and info on 120 Kentish churches James Antony Syms 1987
Kent Country Churches Continued The second collection of drawings and info on 120 Kentish churches James Antony Syms 1987
Martello Towers A Brief History G Hutchinson 1994
The Royal Military Canal A Brief History G Hutchinson 1995
The Place Names of Kent An A-Z of all 300 Kentish place names Judith Glover 1976
Canterbury in Old Photographs; 1st edition A history of the city in old photos - mainly postcards. Derek Butler 1989
Canterbury in Old Photographs; 2nd edition A history of the city in old photos - mainly postcards. Derek   Butler 1993
Thanet In Old Photographs Nostalgic - in black & white photos and print Clements, Whyman & Perkins 1992
Streets, Parishes and Wards of the City of London Lists and one map Cliff Webb 1992
Suburban London before 1837 showing parish boundaries; 3rd Ed. West Surrey FHS   1996
Old OS Maps - Beckenham 1861-71   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Bethnal Green and Bow 1916   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Bromley 1861   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Bristol (NW) and Clifton 1903   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Bristol (SE) 1902   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Bristol (SW) 1903 and Bedminster 1902   Godfrey Edition  
Old OS Maps - Sheffield (West) 1903   Godfrey Edition  
Shipwrecks of Kent Notorious shipwrecks around the coast of Kent Compiled by Anthony Lane 2000
Sketches of Historic Thanet Cartoon style sketches and write-ups of the main historic sites in Thanet D. Perkins 2002
The Wreck of the Lady Pamela Lifeboat rescue Stuart G Smith  
Kent Airfileds in the Battle of Britain   KAHRS 1992
History of Sandwich The first actual history of Sandwich Helen Bentwich 1972
The Story of the Dover Lifeboats A fact full record of the high spots in RNLI history at Dover, with lots of photos Jeff Morris 1988
Walmer Baptist Church 1908 - 1983 A history to commemorate the first 75 years of the church Rodney Pearce 1983
The Guards History of the Household division Capt. D.D. Horn 2001
Regiments of Gloucestershire Booklet from Gloucs Museum of Regiments   1991
Pitt the Younger 1759-1806 An introduction to Britsin's youngest Prime Minister G Hutchinson 1996
Bombs Gone An Elvington Lad's War Dickie Parfitt 2001
The History of Haworth railway A story in Yorkshire dialect William Wright 1997
Reflections of River; The Kentish Village History of the village D Welby 1997
The Goodwin Sands Man-of-War 1703-2003 Diving shipwrecks D Chamberlain 2002
The Deal Scene 1887 - 1977 Old photographs Various 1977
Ringwould: A small village in Kent   J WINN 1999
A History and Guide 1st edition A "must read" if you're interested in Ringwould and/or Kingsdown Various 1989
A history and Guide 3rd edition A "must read" if you're interested in Ringwould and/or Kingsdown Various 1999
A History and Guide 3rd edition A "must read" if you're interested in Ringwould and/or Kingsdown Various 1999
Deal; A Brief History Overview S G Smith 2003
East Kent at War in Old Photographs Old photographs 1938-1945 David Collyer 1994
Margate in Old Photographs Photographs R Clements 1992
Tilmanstone in Old Photographs A second selection; short text and old photographs B K Hollingsbee 1996
Remember Hythe; The High Street 1902-1992 Occupiers with line drawings R Segar 1992
Kent Town Crafts Traditional Kent Crafts photographs and text Filmer R 1982
Old Ramsgate Old photographs M D Mirams 1984
Old Margate Photographs M D Mirams 1984
From the Air - West Aerial views, with reference numbers to OS maps John Guy 1987
A History of Faversham cricket tales and illustrations about the cricket team Fred Poynter 1992
Rolvenden Reflections Pictorial history of the village R.S. Spelling 1985
Old Faversham Photos and information about the town Arthur Percival 1988
Before and After the Hurricane in and Around Canterbury Photographic record of the effects of the Hurricane Paul Crampton 1988
Transport in Kent 1900 -1938 A selection of historic postcards Eric Baldock 1991
Canterbury After the Blitz 1942 -1945 Photos from the time of the Blitz Paul Crampton 1993
From the Air - East Aerial views, with reference numbers to OS maps John Guy 1987
Firefighting in Kent History of Kent's Fire Service R Mardon; J Meakins 2006
Kent's Privies Lighthearted look at Privies in Kent Dulcie Lewis 1999
Kentish Innsignia Shepeherd Neame pub signs and their origins Nick Evans 2006
Mainly Kent A series of stories about Kent Christopher Wright 1997
Kent Inns and Inn Signs Provides a   fascinating insight into Kent's pub heritage Michael   David Mirams 1987
A Place in History Snippets of history from the Normans to the 20th Century Alan Bignall 1998
Deal & Walmer From the Ground A gazetteer of Deal & Walmer streets in 2011 Martin Tapsell 2011
Kent Shipwrecks Tells the stories behind some of the most spectacular and unusual wrecks Alan Bignell 1991
History of the Rye Wurlitzer A history of the Wurlitzer organ at Thomas Peacocke School, Rye Glen Twamley 2004
Kent Village Signs - Book 1 A selection of some of the most distinctive and interesting village signs in Kent Alan Bignell 2004
Kent Village Signs - Book 2 A selection of some of the most distinctive and interesting village signs in Kent Alan   Bignell 2004
FELTON'S Sandwich Sailing Barges A history of Feltons Barge building and stories of the barges Margaret Simmons 2012
East Kent Parishes Location and details of sources David Wright 2002
Kentish Census Returns Overview 1801-1901 David Wright  
Ancestral Trails The Complete Guide to British Genealogy and Famioly History Mark Herber 2000
Policing Kent 1800-2000 History of Kent Police Roy Ingleton 2002
Kent of 100 years ago Nostalgic - in sepia photos and print Aylwin Guilmant 1998
Kent The county in Colour Nostalgic - in colour photos and b/w print G Holyoake; J Vigar 2000
Kent Weather Book Episodes of extreme weather in Kent Bob Ogley, et al 1991
Saga of the Goodwin Sands Stories of shipwrecks and rescues on and around the Goodwin Sands David Chamberlain 2006
Tales from Around the Goodwin Sands Stories of shipwrecks and rescues on and around the Goodwin Sands David Chamberlain 2004
The Life and Times of a Small House in Deal A history of 29 Nelson Street, very nice, includes Family Trees Andrew Sargent 1999
Photographic Memories Nostalgic - in black & white photos and print Paul Harris 2005
The Fields of Human Conflict Memories of life in Kent during the Battle of Britain Various 1990
Smuggling in Kent Tales of Smuggling in Kent Bridget Lely 1990
St Andrew's Church Deal A guide Gregory Holyoake 1984
Smugglers and Smuggling Days Reminiscences of a smuggler "An Old Folkestoner" 1967
Wartime Kent 1939 - 1940 A selection of memories from the BBC Radio Kent series Oonagh Hyndman 1990
A Brief History of the Old Station Tearooms   Phil Grant 1997
Foregotten Shipwrecks of the Downs Stories of 8 shipwrecks in the Downs David Chamberlain 1993
Then & Now Then and now photographs of Deal area, similar to the same title in the EKM Deal & District Camera Club 1999
Medieval Sandwich In depth text-book from the Sandwich Local History Society T.L. Richardson 2004
Shipwrecks of   the Goodwin Sands Stories of shipwrecks   and rescues on  and around the Goodwin   Sands Richard   & Bridget Larn 1995
The Kentish Lights N/foreland, S/foreland, Dungeness and the Goodwin Lightships Alan Major 2000
Sandwich in Old Photographs A history of the city in old photos - mainly postcards. Charles Wanostrcht 1993
Shropshire Folklore, Ghosts and Witchcraft Exactly what it says in the title Jean   Hughes 1979
Sussex Shipwrecks Tells the stories behind some of the most spectacular and unusual wrecks Nicholas Thornton 1992
St Leonard's Church Deal A guide N E Tomaszewski 1980
Army Service Records of the First World War PRO Guide to and use of sources Simon Fowler et al 1997
Bygone Kent Vol 14 No 4 Stephen Edward Parker of Deal Joan Rootes 1993
Bygone Kent Vol 14 No 5 Aviation in Deal and District, Part 1 David Collyer 1993
Bygone Kent Vol 14 No 9 Aviation in Deal and District, Part 2 David Collyer 1993
Bygone Kent Vol 14 No 12 A Corner Shop in Deal Julie Deller 1993