The following announcement was written by findmypast.co.uk:
CHESHIRE REVEALED AS A WONDERLAND OF UNUSUAL FINDS AS NEW LOCAL RECORDS GO ONLINE
Fascinating workhouse records, parish registers, bishop’s transcripts and electoral registers from Cheshire go online for the first time ever as leading UK family history website findmypast.co.uk launches the The Cheshire Collection. The collection is a series of over 10 million extraordinary records provided by Cheshire Archives and Local Studies, covering over 350 years of history.
- Lewis Carroll’s baptism found in Daresbury,11 July 1832
- Earthquake hit Cheshire on 18 March 1612
- Ancestors of James Bond actor Daniel Craig sold coal and were iron moulders
- Over 10 million Cheshire records covering 1538 to 1910 – allowing researchers to delve back further than ever before