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Please make sure that you consult our Frequently Asked Questions page before submitting a query. We regret that we cannot provide answers to general historical questions, or provide further information supplementary to our holdings.

If you are researching your family history, the National Archives offers some excellent guides on Looking for a person. You might also consider other archives around the UK that could hold records relevant to your search.

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Institute of Historical Research
Development Office
Senate House
Malet Street
London WC1E 7HU
United Kingdom

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