Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

4/1/2012

Complete Guide To Family History Research

There was no official system of Adoption before 1927. It was an informal affair and although some evidence may be found in Poor Law records, material may be hard to locate and confirm unless information is given on probate records. Often the children were placed into families that needed extra labour and had more financial resources to care for them. The child usually retained his/her original surname but not always. for more click here

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