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Hertfordshire Names Online

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Original documents can be viewed for free at Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies.

Recent additions

March 2015

Maintenance orders 1623 - 1833 from Quarter Sessions records. If a women and her illegitimate child became a charge upon the parish, then the putative father could be ordered to pay maintenance. The index gives the names of the mother, the putative father, and also of the child, where this is given.

February 2015

Marriage licence allegations for the Archdeaconry of St Albans 1832-1840 have been added to the marriage index. The bonds and allegations listed for this archdeaconry now cover the years 1705-1840

January 2015

Summary convictions 1746 - 1839 in the Crime index [references HSC/1746-1839]

These are returns from the petty sessions to the Clerk of the Peace. Convictions for crimes including poaching, trespass, theft, driving offences, weights and measures, obscene language.