Monthly Archives: September 2012

Death from Climacteric Decay: William POOLE (d. 1869)

Online death indexes for England and Wales provide limited information about an ancestor’s death. Many common names and listing the registration of death only by the quarter of the year mean that the researcher must order a death certificate to verify the … Continue reading

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The Cambrian Index: Vital Resource for the POOLE Family

The Cambrian Index is the kind of online database that genealogists dream about finding. It contains nearly 400,000 abstracts from the first newspaper in Wales, which started publication in 1804. A single entry in the index may contain the names … Continue reading

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