Recording the pedigrees of the families using coats of arms to prove their right to bear the arms by showing their connections back to the original bearers. Original source: Howard, Joseph Jackson, ed. Visitation of Ireland. London, England: 1897-1918.
Descriptions of more than 10 million records held by The National Archives of England, Wales and the United Kingdom. The visitor may either search or browse through the descriptions. Images of the documents are not available. Visitors can request copies online and can also place advance orders for the day of their visit.
Provides information on many of the workhouses in the United Kingdom including their history, constituent parishes, location, and often pictures. Provides lists of staff and inmates from the 1881 Census for some workhouses and often gives the current location of the workhouse records with a brief inventory.