Apprenticeship Records for Family Historians

Listen to This Lesson

Lesson Supplements

Details

Description

In this talk, Mark Pearsall, The National Archives' family history specialist, focuses on the apprenticeship system and how it worked in practice, and covers those records that survive in The National Archives, in particular the Apprenticeship Books in record series IR 1. It also suggests where to look for surviving apprenticeship records in other archives and record offices, as well as other useful sources for tracing apprentices where details of the apprenticeship indentures have not survived.

Additional Information

Language English
Place United Kingdom
Lesson Owner The National Archives
Skill Level Intermediate
Lesson Creation Date 23 October 2009
Presenter Mark Pearsall

All rights reserved. Permission of copyright owner required for reproduction or other use beyond that allowed by law.