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The Southwell Workhouse project has allowed academics to work with The National Trust and local volunteer editors who have an interest in local, social and family history. The Thurgarton Hundred Incorporation Workhouse, later the Southwell Poor Law Union Workhouse, was built in and was a template for the harsh ‘deterrent’ Victorian. Websites. Visit The Workhouse website to access extensive information about workhouses. The ‘records and resources’ section may help you find out which local archives hold workhouse records. Publications. Read the relevant booklet in the series Poor Law Union Records: vols , Jeremy Gibson and others (Family History Partnership), to find out what records have survived. Nottingham Union Workhouse registers «on: Sunday 12 June 11 BST (UK)» As I understand from their website, the Nottingham Archives hold (on microfiche) admission/discharge registers and registers of death for St. Mary's Workhouse in Nottingham for the period I am looking for. The Workhouse. Built in , this austere building is the most complete workhouse in existence. Pioneering in its design and approach it became a blueprint .
The Nottingham Union Workhouse in York Street c In a ward measuring 18x20x10 feet, 80 men are crammed in a “stifling atmosphere”. But it’s Author: Andy Smart. Still having difficulty in locating My Great Grandmother Mary Harvey and her eldest son Ernest on the census. The nearest I have found is this one in the Basford Workhouse. Thanks to Ancestry free at the mo. Question is, would she have been allowed or even been able to keep her 3 year old so. In Britain, a workhouse (Welsh: tloty) was a total institution where those unable to support themselves were offered accommodation and employment. (In Scotland, they were usually known as poorhouses.)The earliest known use of the term workhouse is from , in an account by the mayor of Abingdon reporting that "wee haue erected wthn our borough a workehouse to sett . Or consult a reference book such as Jeremy Gibson, Colin Rogers, and Cliff Webb, Poor Law Union Records, 2nd Edition (Birmingham, England: Federation of Family History Societies, ). 4. The National Archives in England is conducting a project to catalogue and make available digital scans of volumes relating to 20 areas (22 poor law.
I have a Death certificate of Mary Ann RETCHFORD who died in at 36 yrs of age at the Union Workhouse in the Parish of St Mary. The Informant was A Barnett, the Master of the Union Workhouse. The Registration district is Nottingham sub-district of . The Workhouse. The Workhouse, also known as Thurgarton Hundred Incorporated Workhouse and later Greet House, in the town of Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England, is a museum operated by the National Trust.. This National Trust property is not about grand architecture, aristocratic lineage, or magnificent art collections. Built in , it was the prototype of the 19th . Throughout the rest of the book, there are individual chapters providing additional information on those prominent parish and / or union workhouses that operated within the county boundaries of Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire, Oxfordshire, Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire/5(14). Cornwall Family History Society (Inmates of Redruth, Cornwall Poor Law Union Workhouse , by Sally Pocock; Inmates of Launceston Poor Law Union Workhouse, ; Inmates of Launceston Poor Law Union Workhouse, , and ).