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Family and local history

On these pages you will find information on researching family history and Southampton's local and maritime history, together with historical summaries on some particular topics.

Family history. Resources for researching your family tree.

Maritime history. Information about Southampton's rich association with the sea.

Local history. Information Southampton's local history - your house, street, buildings and places, trades and professions.

Historical summaries on this web site:
The Mayflower
Jane Austen in Southampton
Gods House Tower: A History

Our main archives and collections:
Local studies and maritime library
Maritime and local collections

Portcities Southampton

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