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*[http://www.whodoyouthinkyouarelive.com/ WDYTYA? Live] 24-26 Feb 2012 Olympia, London<br>
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*[http://anglo-celtic-connections.blogspot.com/ Anglo-Celtic Connections] frequently blogs on new London family history resources
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*[http://www.sog.org.uk/events/calendar.shtml 2012 Society of Genealogists Events]<br>
  
 
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*[[London Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
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*[[Professional_Genealogists_Who_Specialize_in_London_England_Research|Getting Help with your Genealogy]]
 
*[[London For Further Reading|'''For Further Reading''']]
 
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''[[England|England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]]''<br>  
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''[[England|England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[London]]''<br>  
  
 
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'''''Unique genealogical features:'''''&nbsp;[[Image:Tower Bridge and St Pauls.jpg|thumb|right|200px|Tower Bridge and the dome of St Paul's]]  
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''This page is about the City of London proper (one square mile). For [[Greater London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] see [[Essex]], [[Kent]], [[Middlesex]], and [[Surrey]].''
  
*[http://landing.ancestry.com/lma/default.aspx Ancestry.com's] London church record collections
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'''''Unique genealogical features:'''''&nbsp;[[Image:{{LondonBridge}}|Tower Bridge and the dome of St Paul's]]
*''[http://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=NORTH_AMERICA FamilySearch Historical Record Collections]'' indexes 90% of London christenings and marriages  
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*''[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/list#page=1&region=UNITED_KINGDOM_IRELAND FamilySearch Historical Record Collections]'' index 90% of London christenings and marriages  
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*[http://landing.ancestry.com/lma/default.aspx Ancestry.com's] massive London church record collections
 
*[http://www.sog.org.uk/index.shtml Society of Genealogists Library]  
 
*[http://www.sog.org.uk/index.shtml Society of Genealogists Library]  
 
*[[London Family History Centre|London Family History Centre ]]  
 
*[[London Family History Centre|London Family History Centre ]]  
*Apprenticeship registers
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*[[London Occupations|Apprenticeship registers]] identify fathers and migrations<br>
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*[[London Church Records|Pallot's Marriage Index]]
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*[[London Genealogy|Boyd's London Inhabitants]]
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*Before 1858, Londoners proved wills in 1 of 10 [[London Probate Records|probate courts]]<br>
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London is the United Kingdom's capital. 'The Square Mile' included 109 parishes. Today, Greater London has expanded into [[Middlesex|Middlesex]], [[Surrey|Surrey]], [[Kent|Kent]], and [[Essex|Essex]]. What is the difference between London and Greater London? Read [[Greater London|more]].
  
London - the United Kingdom's capital - is one of the world's largest cities. 'The Square Mile' included 109 parishes. As many as 1 out of 7 Englishmen are believed to have spent some part of their lives in the metropolis between the 1500s and 1800s. Today, Greater London has expanded into [[Middlesex|Middlesex]], [[Surrey|Surrey]], [[Kent|Kent]], and [[Essex|Essex]].
 
 
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*[[Tracing London and Other Large City Immigrants From Abroad|Tracing London and Other Large City Immigrants From Abroad]]
 
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=== Historic London Parishes  ===
 
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[[Image:{{Londonpanorama}}|Visscher's view of London, 1616]] [[All Hallows Barking|All Hallows Barking]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Bread Street with St John the Evangelist|All Hallows Bread Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|All Hallows Honey Lane]]{{·}} [[All Hallows, Lombard Street|All Hallows Lombard Street]]{{·}} [[All Hallows, London Wall|All Hallows London Wall]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Staining|All Hallows Staining]]{{·}} [[All Hallows the Great and All Hallows the Less|All Hallows the Great]]{{·}} [[All Hallows the Great and All Hallows the Less|All Hallows the Less]]{{·}} [[Barnard's Inn|Barnard's Inn]]{{·}} [[Christ Church, Newgate Street with St Leonard, Foster Lane|Christ Church Newgate Street]]{{·}} [[Furnival's Inn, Middlesex|Furnival's Inn]]{{·}} [[St Michael Queenhithe with Holy Trinity the Less|Holy Trinity the Less]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Without Aldgate with Holy Trinity Minories, Middlesex|Holy Trinity Minories]]{{·}} [[Lambe's Chapel|Lambe's Chapel]]{{·}} [[St Alban Wood Street with St Olave Silver Street|St Alban Wood Street]]{{·}} [[St Alphage London Wall|St Alphage London Wall]]{{·}} [[St Andrew by the Wardrobe with St Ann Blackfriars|St Andrew by the Wardrobe]]{{·}} [[Holborn St Andrew|St Andrew Holborn]]{{·}} [[St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard|St Andrew Hubbard]]{{·}} [[St Andrew Undershaft with St Mary Axe|St Andrew Undershaft]] {{·}} [[St Andrew by the Wardrobe with St Ann Blackfriars|St Ann Blackfriars]] {{·}} [[St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary|St Ann and St Agnes]] {{·}}[[St Antholin with St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook|St Antholin]] {{·}} [[St Augustine with St Faith|St Augustine]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Bartholomew by the Exchange]]{{·}} [[St Bartholomew the Great|St Bartholomew the Great]]{{·}} [[St Bartholomew the Less|St Bartholomew the Less]]{{·}} [[St Peter le Poer with St Benet Fink|St Benet Fink]]{{·}} [[St Benet Gracechurch with St Leonard Eastcheap|St Benet Gracechurch]]{{·}} [[St Benet Paul's Wharf with St Peter Paul's Wharf|St Benet Paul's Wharf]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Walbrook with St Benet Sherehog|St Benet Sherehog]]{{·}} [[St George Botolph-Lane with St Botolph Billingsgate|St Botolph Billingsgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Aldersgate|St Botolph Aldersgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Without Aldgate with Holy Trinity Minories, Middlesex|St Botolph without Aldgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph without Bishopsgate|St Botolph without Bishopsgate]]{{·}} [[St Bride Fleet Street|St Bride Fleet Street]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Christopher le Stocks]]{{·}} [[St Clement Eastcheap with St Martin Orgar|St Clement Eastcheap]]{{·}} [[St Dionis Backchurch|St Dionis Backchurch]]{{·}} [[St Dunstan in the East|St Dunstan in the East]]{{·}} [[St Dunstan in the West|St Dunstan in the West]]{{·}} [[St Edmund the King with St Nicholas Acons|St Edmund the King]]{{·}} [[St Ethelburga|St Ethelburga]]{{·}} [[St Augustine with St Faith|St Faith]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Pattens with St Gabriel Fenchurch|St Gabriel Fenchurch]]{{·}} [[St George Botolph-Lane with St Botolph Billingsgate|St George]]{{·}} [[St Giles without Cripplegate|St Giles without Cripplegate]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Gregory by St Paul]]{{·}} [[St Helen Bishopsgate|St Helen Bishopsgate]]{{·}} [[St James' Duke's Place|St James Duke's Place]]{{·}} [[St James Garlickhithe|St James Garlickhithe]]{{·}} [[St Antholin with St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook|St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Bread Street with St John the Evangelist|St John the Evangelist]]{{·}} [[St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary|St John Zachary]]{{·}} [[Precinct of St Katherine by Tower|St Katherine by Tower Precinct]]{{·}} [[St Katherine Coleman|St Katherine Coleman]]{{·}} [[St Katherine Cree|St Katherine Cree]]{{·}} [[St Lawrence Jewry with St Mary Magdalene Milk Street|St Lawrence Jewry]]{{·}} [[St Mary Abchurch with St Lawrence Pountney|St Lawrence Pountney]]{{·}} [[St Benet Gracechurch with St Leonard Eastcheap|St Leonard Eastcheap]]{{·}} [[Christ Church, Newgate Street with St Leonard, Foster Lane|St Leonard Foster Lane]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Magnus the Martyr]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Margaret New Fish Street]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Margaret Lothbury]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Bread Street with St Margaret Moses|St Margaret Moses]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Pattens with St Gabriel Fenchurch|St Margaret Pattens]]{{·}} [[St Martin Ludgate|St Martin Ludgate]]{{·}} [[St Clement Eastcheap with St Martin Orgar|St Martin Orgar]]{{·}} [[St Martin Outwich|St Martin Outwich]]{{·}} [[St Olave Old Jewry with St Martin Pomeroy|St Martin Pomeroy]]{{·}} [[St Michael Royal with St Martin Vintry|St Martin Vintry]]{{·}} [[St Mary Abchurch with St Lawrence Pountney|St Mary Abchurch]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermanbury|St Mary Aldermanbury]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermary with St Thomas the Apostle|St Mary Aldermary]]{{·}} [[St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard|St Mary at Hill]]{{·}} [[St Andrew Undershaft with St Mary Axe|St Mary Axe]]{{·}}[[St Swithun London Stone with St Mary Bothaw|St Mary Bothaw]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Poultry with St Mary Colechurch|St Mary Colechurch]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|St Mary le Bow]]{{·}} [[St Lawrence Jewry with St Mary Magdalene Milk Street|St Mary Magdalene Milk Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary Somerset with St Mary Mounthaw|St Mary Mounthaw]]{{·}} [[St Mary Somerset with St Mary Mounthaw|St Mary Somerset]]{{·}} [[St Michael Wood Street with St Mary Staining|St Mary Staining]]{{·}} [[St Mary Woolnoth with St Mary Woolchurch Haw|St Mary Woolchurch Haw]]{{·}} [[St Mary Woolnoth with St Mary Woolchurch Haw|St Mary Woolnoth]]{{·}} [[St Matthew Friday Street with St Peter Cheap|St Matthew Friday Street]]{{·}} [[St Michael Bassishaw|St Michael Bassishaw]]{{·}} [[St Michael Cornhill|St Michael Cornhill]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Michael Crooked Lane]]{{·}} [[St Vedast Foster Lane with St Michael le Querne|St Michael le Querne]]{{·}} [[St Michael Royal with St Martin Vintry|St Michael Paternoster Royal]]{{·}} [[St Michael Queenhithe with Holy Trinity the Less|St Michael Queenhithe]]{{·}} [[St Michael Wood Street with St Mary Staining|St Michael Wood Street]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Bread Street with St Margaret Moses|St Mildred Bread Street]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Poultry with St Mary Colechurch|St Mildred Poultry]]{{·}} [[St Edmund the King with St Nicholas Acons|St Nicholas Acons]]{{·}} [[St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave|St Nicholas Cole Abbey]]{{·}} [[St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave|St Nicholas Olave]]{{·}} [[St Olave Hart Street|St Olave Hart Street]]{{·}} [[St Olave Old Jewry with St Martin Pomeroy|St Olave Old Jewry]]{{·}} [[St Alban Wood Street with St Olave Silver Street|St Olave Silver Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|St Pancras Soper Lane]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Paul's Cathedral]]{{·}} [[St Matthew Friday Street with St Peter Cheap|St Peter Cheap]]{{·}} [[St Peter Cornhill|St Peter Cornhill]]{{·}} [[St Peter le Poer with St Benet Fink|St Peter le Poer]]{{·}} [[St Benet Paul's Wharf with St Peter Paul's Wharf|St Peter Paul's Wharf]]{{·}} [[St Sepulchre|St Sepulchre]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Coleman Street|St Stephen Coleman Street]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Walbrook with St Benet Sherehog|St Stephen Walbrook]]{{·}} [[St Swithun London Stone with St Mary Bothaw|St Swithun London Stone]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermary with St Thomas the Apostle|St Thomas the Apostle]]{{·}} [[St Vedast Foster Lane with St Michael le Querne|St Vedast Foster Lane]]{{·}} [[Staple Inn|Staple Inn]]{{·}} [[Thavie's Inn|Thavie's Inn]]{{·}} [[Temple, The|The Temple]] <br><center>'''Click on the map to visit a zoomable labeled map'''</center>{{LondonMap}}
[[Image:Londonpanorama.jpg|center|700px]] [[All Hallows Barking|All Hallows Barking]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Bread Street with St John the Evangelist|All Hallows Bread Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|All Hallows Honey Lane]]{{·}} [[All Hallows, Lombard Street|All Hallows Lombard Street]]{{·}} [[All Hallows, London Wall|All Hallows London Wall]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Staining|All Hallows Staining]]{{·}} [[All Hallows the Great and All Hallows the Less|All Hallows the Great]]{{·}} [[All Hallows the Great and All Hallows the Less|All Hallows the Less]]{{·}} [[Barnard's Inn|Barnard's Inn]]{{·}} [[Christ Church, Newgate Street with St Leonard, Foster Lane|Christ Church Newgate Street]]{{·}} [[Furnival's Inn, Middlesex|Furnival's Inn]]{{·}} [[St Michael Queenhithe with Holy Trinity the Less|Holy Trinity the Less]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Without Aldgate with Holy Trinity Minories, Middlesex|Holy Trinity Minories]]{{·}} [[Lambe's Chapel|Lambe's Chapel]]{{·}} [[St Alban Wood Street with St Olave Silver Street|St Alban Wood Street]]{{·}} [[St Alphage London Wall|St Alphage London Wall]]{{·}} [[St Andrew by the Wardrobe with St Ann Blackfriars|St Andrew by the Wardrobe]]{{·}} [[Holborn St Andrew|St Andrew Holborn]]{{·}} [[St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard|St Andrew Hubbard]]{{·}} [[St Andrew Undershaft with St Mary Axe|St Andrew Undershaft]] {{·}} [[St Andrew by the Wardrobe with St Ann Blackfriars|St Ann Blackfriars]] {{·}} [[St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary|St Ann and St Agnes]] {{·}}[[St Antholin with St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook|St Antholin]] {{·}} [[St Augustine with St Faith|St Augustine]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Bartholomew by the Exchange]]{{·}} [[St Bartholomew the Great|St Bartholomew the Great]]{{·}} [[St Bartholomew the Less|St Bartholomew the Less]]{{·}} [[St Peter le Poer with St Benet Fink|St Benet Fink]]{{·}} [[St Benet Gracechurch with St Leonard Eastcheap|St Benet Gracechurch]]{{·}} [[St Benet Paul's Wharf with St Peter Paul's Wharf|St Benet Paul's Wharf]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Walbrook with St Benet Sherehog|St Benet Sherehog]]{{·}} [[St George Botolph-Lane with St Botolph Billingsgate|St Botolph Billingsgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Aldersgate|St Botolph Aldersgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph Without Aldgate with Holy Trinity Minories, Middlesex|St Botolph without Aldgate]]{{·}} [[St Botolph without Bishopsgate|St Botolph without Bishopsgate]]{{·}} [[St Bride Fleet Street|St Bride Fleet Street]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Christopher le Stocks]]{{·}} [[St Clement Eastcheap with St Martin Orgar|St Clement Eastcheap]]{{·}} [[St Dionis Backchurch|St Dionis Backchurch]]{{·}} [[St Dunstan in the East|St Dunstan in the East]]{{·}} [[St Dunstan in the West|St Dunstan in the West]]{{·}} [[St Edmund the King with St Nicholas Acons|St Edmund the King]]{{·}} [[St Ethelburga|St Ethelburga]]{{·}} [[St Augustine with St Faith|St Faith]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Pattens with St Gabriel Fenchurch|St Gabriel Fenchurch]]{{·}} [[St George Botolph-Lane with St Botolph Billingsgate|St George]]{{·}} [[St Giles without Cripplegate|St Giles without Cripplegate]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Gregory by St Paul]]{{·}} [[St Helen Bishopsgate|St Helen Bishopsgate]]{{·}} [[St James' Duke's Place|St James Duke's Place]]{{·}} [[St James Garlickhithe|St James Garlickhithe]]{{·}} [[St Antholin with St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook|St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook]]{{·}} [[All Hallows Bread Street with St John the Evangelist|St John the Evangelist]]{{·}} [[St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary|St John Zachary]]{{·}} [[Precinct of St Katherine by Tower|St Katherine by Tower Precinct]]{{·}} [[St Katherine Coleman|St Katherine Coleman]]{{·}} [[St Katherine Cree|St Katherine Cree]]{{·}} [[St Lawrence Jewry with St Mary Magdalene Milk Street|St Lawrence Jewry]]{{·}} [[St Mary Abchurch with St Lawrence Pountney|St Lawrence Pountney]]{{·}} [[St Benet Gracechurch with St Leonard Eastcheap|St Leonard Eastcheap]]{{·}} [[Christ Church, Newgate Street with St Leonard, Foster Lane|St Leonard Foster Lane]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Magnus the Martyr]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Margaret New Fish Street]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange|St Margaret Lothbury]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Bread Street with St Margaret Moses|St Margaret Moses]]{{·}} [[St Margaret Pattens with St Gabriel Fenchurch|St Margaret Pattens]]{{·}} [[St Martin Ludgate|St Martin Ludgate]]{{·}} [[St Clement Eastcheap with St Martin Orgar|St Martin Orgar]]{{·}} [[St Martin Outwich|St Martin Outwich]]{{·}} [[St Olave Old Jewry with St Martin Pomeroy|St Martin Pomeroy]]{{·}} [[St Michael Royal with St Martin Vintry|St Martin Vintry]]{{·}} [[St Mary Abchurch with St Lawrence Pountney|St Mary Abchurch]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermanbury|St Mary Aldermanbury]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermary with St Thomas the Apostle|St Mary Aldermary]]{{·}} [[St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard|St Mary at Hill]]{{·}} [[St Andrew Undershaft with St Mary Axe|St Mary Axe]]{{·}}[[St Swithun London Stone with St Mary Bothaw|St Mary Bothaw]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Poultry with St Mary Colechurch|St Mary Colechurch]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|St Mary le Bow]]{{·}} [[St Lawrence Jewry with St Mary Magdalene Milk Street|St Mary Magdalene Milk Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary Somerset with St Mary Mounthaw|St Mary Mounthaw]]{{·}} [[St Mary Somerset with St Mary Mounthaw|St Mary Somerset]]{{·}} [[St Michael Wood Street with St Mary Staining|St Mary Staining]]{{·}} [[St Mary Woolnoth with St Mary Woolchurch Haw|St Mary Woolchurch Haw]]{{·}} [[St Mary Woolnoth with St Mary Woolchurch Haw|St Mary Woolnoth]]{{·}} [[St Matthew Friday Street with St Peter Cheap|St Matthew Friday Street]]{{·}} [[St Michael Bassishaw|St Michael Bassishaw]]{{·}} [[St Michael Cornhill|St Michael Cornhill]]{{·}} [[St Magnus the Martyr with St Margaret New Fish Street and St Michael Crooked Lane|St Michael Crooked Lane]]{{·}} [[St Vedast Foster Lane with St Michael le Querne|St Michael le Querne]]{{·}} [[St Michael Royal with St Martin Vintry|St Michael Paternoster Royal]]{{·}} [[St Michael Queenhithe with Holy Trinity the Less|St Michael Queenhithe]]{{·}} [[St Michael Wood Street with St Mary Staining|St Michael Wood Street]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Bread Street with St Margaret Moses|St Mildred Bread Street]]{{·}} [[St Mildred Poultry with St Mary Colechurch|St Mildred Poultry]]{{·}} [[St Edmund the King with St Nicholas Acons|St Nicholas Acons]]{{·}} [[St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave|St Nicholas Cole Abbey]]{{·}} [[St Nicholas Cole Abbey with St Nicholas Olave|St Nicholas Olave]]{{·}} [[St Olave Hart Street|St Olave Hart Street]]{{·}} [[St Olave Old Jewry with St Martin Pomeroy|St Olave Old Jewry]]{{·}} [[St Alban Wood Street with St Olave Silver Street|St Olave Silver Street]]{{·}} [[St Mary le Bow and St Pancras Soper Lane with All Hallows Honey Lane|St Pancras Soper Lane]]{{·}} [[St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street with St Gregory by St Paul|St Paul's Cathedral]]{{·}} [[St Matthew Friday Street with St Peter Cheap|St Peter Cheap]]{{·}} [[St Peter Cornhill|St Peter Cornhill]]{{·}} [[St Peter le Poer with St Benet Fink|St Peter le Poer]]{{·}} [[St Benet Paul's Wharf with St Peter Paul's Wharf|St Peter Paul's Wharf]]{{·}} [[St Sepulchre|St Sepulchre]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Coleman Street|St Stephen Coleman Street]]{{·}} [[St Stephen Walbrook with St Benet Sherehog|St Stephen Walbrook]]{{·}} [[St Swithun London Stone with St Mary Bothaw|St Swithun London Stone]]{{·}} [[St Mary Aldermary with St Thomas the Apostle|St Thomas the Apostle]]{{·}} [[St Vedast Foster Lane with St Michael le Querne|St Vedast Foster Lane]]{{·}} [[Staple Inn|Staple Inn]]{{·}} [[Thavie's Inn|Thavie's Inn]]{{·}} [[Temple, The|The Temple]]  
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*'''Archives for London''' is passionate about archives in or about London. It is&nbsp;the independent voice for archives in the UK's capital city and brings together everyone interested in London's documentary history - users, practitioners and enthusiasts.&nbsp; Through free seminars, exclusive behind-the-scenes archive tours, an annual conference and other events everyone can find out more about the documents, photographs and films that tell the many stories of London and Londoners. Visit [http://www.archivesforlondon.org/ '''Archives for London'''] for more details.
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To view an excellent list of web sites for London, visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/london.htm FHLFavorites.info] and/or [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/london.htm FHLFavorites.com]. {{Geographic Location
 
To view an excellent list of web sites for London, visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/london.htm FHLFavorites.info] and/or [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/london.htm FHLFavorites.com]. {{Geographic Location
 
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London is the United Kingdom's capital. 'The Square Mile' included 109 parishes. Today, Greater London has expanded into Middlesex, Surrey, Kent, and Essex. What is the difference between London and Greater London? Read more.

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Historic London Parishes

Visscher's view of London, 1616
All Hallows Barking · All Hallows Bread Street · All Hallows Honey Lane · All Hallows Lombard Street · All Hallows London Wall · All Hallows Staining · All Hallows the Great · All Hallows the Less · Barnard's Inn · Christ Church Newgate Street · Furnival's Inn · Holy Trinity the Less · Holy Trinity Minories · Lambe's Chapel · St Alban Wood Street · St Alphage London Wall · St Andrew by the Wardrobe · St Andrew Holborn · St Andrew Hubbard · St Andrew Undershaft  · St Ann Blackfriars  · St Ann and St Agnes  · St Antholin  · St Augustine · St Bartholomew by the Exchange · St Bartholomew the Great · St Bartholomew the Less · St Benet Fink · St Benet Gracechurch · St Benet Paul's Wharf · St Benet Sherehog · St Botolph Billingsgate · St Botolph Aldersgate · St Botolph without Aldgate · St Botolph without Bishopsgate · St Bride Fleet Street · St Christopher le Stocks · St Clement Eastcheap · St Dionis Backchurch · St Dunstan in the East · St Dunstan in the West · St Edmund the King · St Ethelburga · St Faith · St Gabriel Fenchurch · St George · St Giles without Cripplegate · St Gregory by St Paul · St Helen Bishopsgate · St James Duke's Place · St James Garlickhithe · St John the Baptist upon Wallbrook · St John the Evangelist · St John Zachary · St Katherine by Tower Precinct · St Katherine Coleman · St Katherine Cree · St Lawrence Jewry · St Lawrence Pountney · St Leonard Eastcheap · St Leonard Foster Lane · St Magnus the Martyr · St Margaret New Fish Street · St Margaret Lothbury · St Margaret Moses · St Margaret Pattens · St Martin Ludgate · St Martin Orgar · St Martin Outwich · St Martin Pomeroy · St Martin Vintry · St Mary Abchurch · St Mary Aldermanbury · St Mary Aldermary · St Mary at Hill · St Mary Axe · St Mary Bothaw · St Mary Colechurch · St Mary le Bow · St Mary Magdalene Milk Street · St Mary Magdalene Old Fish Street · St Mary Mounthaw · St Mary Somerset · St Mary Staining · St Mary Woolchurch Haw · St Mary Woolnoth · St Matthew Friday Street · St Michael Bassishaw · St Michael Cornhill · St Michael Crooked Lane · St Michael le Querne · St Michael Paternoster Royal · St Michael Queenhithe · St Michael Wood Street · St Mildred Bread Street · St Mildred Poultry · St Nicholas Acons · St Nicholas Cole Abbey · St Nicholas Olave · St Olave Hart Street · St Olave Old Jewry · St Olave Silver Street · St Pancras Soper Lane · St Paul's Cathedral · St Peter Cheap · St Peter Cornhill · St Peter le Poer · St Peter Paul's Wharf · St Sepulchre · St Stephen Coleman Street · St Stephen Walbrook · St Swithun London Stone · St Thomas the Apostle · St Vedast Foster Lane · Staple Inn · Thavie's Inn · The Temple
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Major Repositories

Research Tools

More than one hundred higher education institutions, learned societies, livery companies and cultural groups have made descriptions of their collections and of which are searchable at AIM25. AIM25 includes London repositories mostly within and surrounding the M25 area.

Did You Know

  • Archives for London is passionate about archives in or about London. It is the independent voice for archives in the UK's capital city and brings together everyone interested in London's documentary history - users, practitioners and enthusiasts.  Through free seminars, exclusive behind-the-scenes archive tours, an annual conference and other events everyone can find out more about the documents, photographs and films that tell the many stories of London and Londoners. Visit Archives for London for more details.

Websites

To view an excellent list of web sites for London, visit FHLFavorites.info and/or FHLFavorites.com.