GUIDES TO RESEARCH & HOLDINGS


 

 
Researching your Somerset house
Researching your Somerset family

Army records (PDF) (see also Tracing First World War soldiers and Somerset Light Infantry collection below)
Tracing First World War soldiers
Assize records (PDF)
Census records
Chancel Repair Liability
Civil Registration records (births, marriages and deaths) (PDF)
Coroners' records (PDF)
Diocese of Bath and Wells records
Electoral registers (PDF)
Estate and Manorial records
Local Government records
Maps
Marriage Licences
Newspapers
Nonconformist and Roman Catholic records (PDF)
Parish Records
Pictures and photographs
Police Records
Poor Law Union records
Private records
Quarter Sessions records
School records
Somerset Light Infantry collection
Wills

County boundary changes

Access to records affected by the Data Protection and Freedom of Information Acts
A guide to our indexes (PDF)