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Title: Our Parish Registers : Their Interest to the Village Teacher, Historian and Student. By F. G. Emmison. (Editor of "Bedfordshire Parish Registers.") September, 1931 .
Description: Northampton: Journal of the Northamptonshire County Library, 1931 . 0. Original booklet. Signed by the Author: "With the writer's compliments". pp.8 . Faded blue card covers with black printed titles, and author's dedication along the top edge. Covers soiled and creased plus, rusted staples. Clean English text throughout. G. ** "Frederick George Emmison M.B.E, F.S.A, F.R.Hist.S, (28 May 1907 9 November 1995) was a British archivist, author and historian. He was County Archivist for Bedfordshire between 1925 and 1938, County Archivist for Essex between 1938 and 1969, a founder member of the British Records Association and the Society of Archivists. He was also a prolific author who made a significant contribution to our understanding of the Elizabethan era through close analysis of the minutiae of local records of that age in Essex. Emmison was a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Scriveners and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London, the Royal Historical Society and the Society of Genealogists. He was President or Vice-President of the Historical Association, the British Records Association, the Society of Archivists and the Society of Genealogists. Emmison was appointed a Member of the British Empire in 1966 for his work as County Archivist of Essex. He was awarded an Honorary Doctorate by Essex University in 1970 and was winner of the John Bickersteth Medal in 1974 and the Medlicott Medal in 1987." - see Wikipedia.

Keywords: Journal of the Northamptonshire County Library Northampton Our Parish Registers : Their Interest to the Village Teacher Historian and Student. By F G Emmison 44352 Local History

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