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Contents
Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Directories
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Periodicals
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://www.leics.gov.uk
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): LEI

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Market Harborough Library
Adam and Eve Street
Market Harborough
Leicestershire
LE16 7LT
Tel: 01858 821272
Fax: 01858 821265
E-mail:marketharboroughlibrary@leics.gov.uk Contact: Customer Services Librarian
Website Address: Http://www.leics.gov.uk/marketharborough_library.htm


Opening hours:

Monday: 0930-2000
Tuesday: 0930-2000
Wednesday: 0930-1730
Thursday: 0930-2000
Friday: 0930-1730
Saturday: 0930-1700


Other Libraries:


3. Research Service

Service available? Yes.

Fee-based? Yes

Provided by local Record Office? Yes. Research is undertaken on an hourly basis, with a minimum of one hour, payable in advance. Cost is � for first hour (inclusive of V.A.T.). � for subsequent hours. Work undertaken on receipt of cheque, made payable to Leicestershire County Council. For more information visit the Record Office website at: http://www.leics.gov.uk/research_service.htm
4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations Not held. Refer to the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland.


5. Census returns

1891 for Market Harborough parishes in Leicestershire. Copies of census records held on microfiche. 1901 for Market Harborough parishes in Leicestershire.
Copies of census records held on microfiche
For listing of coverage visit Leicestershire Library Services Census by Library


6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Some Leicestershire Directories in print format from 1846 to 1973. Some Northamptonshire directories in print format.

6(b) City and Town Directories

6(c) Telephone Directories

Not held. Refer to the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland


7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Not held. Refer to the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland

7(b) Poll Books

None


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

1992 edition (microfiche) England and Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Channel Islands


9. Unpublished Indexes


10. Parish Registers

Parish registers held at Market Harborough Library: Church Langton, Cranoe, East and West Langton, Foxton, Glooston, Goadby, Great Bowden, Gumley, Hallaton, Horninghold, Husbands Bosworth, Kibworth, Laughton, Little Bowden: St. Nicholas, Little Bowden: St. Hugh's, Lubenham, Market Harborough, Medbourne and Holt, Shangton, Slawston, Stonton Wyville, Theddingworth, Thorpe Langton, Tur Langton, Welham
Parish registers held at Lutterworth Library: Ashby Magna, Ashby Parva, Bitteswell, Broughton Astley, Bruntingthorpe, Catthorpe, Claybrooke and Ullesthorpe, Cotesbach, Dunton Bassett, Frolesworth,Gilmorton, Kimcote and Walton, Leire, Lutterworth, Misterton, North Kilworth, Shawell, South Kilworth, Stanford-on-Avon, Swinford, Willoughby Waterleys
For non-conformist records contact the Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland


11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Harborough Historian


12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material


14. Guides to Collections


15. Local Record Offices

The Record Office for Leicestershire, Leicester & Rutland,
Long Street
Wigston Magna
Leicester
LE18 2AH
Tel: 0116 2571080
Fax: 0116 2571120
E-mail:recordoffice@leics.gov.uk


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