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Local and Family History
at Stotfold Library

Local and Family History A - Z > By Library
  • Ancestry Library Edition
    Free access in the library to 'Ancestry Library Edition', a web site that gives a huge range of resources for family historians. For details, see the top of Local and Family History A-Z page
  • Books
    A selection of books relating to the village and immediate vicinity, and books on Bedfordshire and on family history, including:

    History of Stotfold, by G.C.H. Phillips
    Stotfold Reflections, edited by Christine Smith
    Stotfold Water Mills, by Bert Hyde
    Stotfold Riot, by Bert Hyde
    Brickmaking in Stotfold, by Bert Hyde

    For further details please see the library catalogue
  • Census records
    Free access to census records 1841- 1911 on 'Ancestry Library Edition' web site
    Printed copy of the census in Stotfold for 1841 - 1891 inclusive
  • Magazines
    Bedfordshire County Life  
  • Maps
    Current street maps of Bedfordshire towns and villages.
    Current Ordnance Survey Landranger and Explorer maps of Bedfordshire
  • Newspapers
    Biggleswade Chronicle, current edition
    Bedfordshire Times and Citizen, current edition
    British Newspaper Archive
    Times Digital Archive
  • Photographs
    Collection of Stotfold photographs
  • Statistics
    Summary census data for Bedfordshire towns and villages from 1841 to date
  • Telephone Directories
    Telephone directories between 1880 and 1984 are also available on Ancestry which is accessible via the public computers in all libraries.
  • Topic files
    Newspaper cuttings on local people and events

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Page last updated: 6th February 2020