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Down and out in Scotland : researching ancestral crisis / Chris Paton.

Paton, Chris, 1970- (author.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield IC 929.1 Paton (Text) 31208912283530 local history & genealogy Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781921956980
  • ISBN: 1921956984
  • Physical Description: 56 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: St Agnes, SA : Unlock the Past, 2015.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Acknowledgments -- 1. Family events and relationships (Illegitimacy; Foundlings, orphans and adoption; Marriage, bigamy and divorce; Homosexuality; Death) -- 2. Law and order (The Kirk; The Crown; Franchise and burgh courts; Criminal prosecution; Murder; Additional courts; Police and prison records; Transportation; Execution) -- 3. Poverty (The Old Poor Law; The New Poor Law; The records) -- 4. Debt (Put to the horn; Debts upon inheritance; Cessio bonorum and sequestration) -- 5. Medical problems (Hospital records; Asylums; Suicide; Accidents ) -- 6. Them and us (The Covenanters and the Killing Time; The Jacobite rebellions; The expulsion of the Gael; The vote) -- Further reading -- Index.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
Gift; Wales. Ireland. Scotland. England. (W.I.S.E.) Family History Society; 2016.
Subject: Genealogy.
Scotland > Genealogy.

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