Families in British India Society 1600 to 1947

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Maritime records[edit | edit source]

  • Embarkation records
  • Arrival and Departure Notices
    • Bengal Almanac
    • Bombay Calendar
    • Madras Almanac

Passenger Lists[edit | edit source]

Wills and probate[edit | edit source]

  • PCC Wills
  • PCC Administrations
  • IOR Wills

Directories[edit | edit source]

  • East India Register and Directory
  • Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society
  • Scotts Bengal Directory

Publications[edit | edit source]

  • Gentlemans Magazine
  • Journal of the Families in British India Society
  • List of the Officers of the Bengal Army, 1754 to 1834

Military records[edit | edit source]

  • Courts martial
  • Soldiers service records
  • Officers service records
  • Prize lists
  • Muster lists
  • Medal rolls
  • Pensions and funds

Censuses[edit | edit source]

  • 1851 Bombay Presidency Census
  • 1881 Census Surname index of persons born in India
  • 1881 Census Surname index of persons born in Afghanistan

Church records[edit | edit source]

  • Marriages
  • Baptisms
  • Deaths and Burials

Personal papers[edit | edit source]

Internet Address[edit | edit source]

Using the site[edit | edit source]

  1. From the home page click on the "fibis search" tab near the top of the page or the search link on the left side of the page.
  2. The left side of the page will have a "quick search" box where you can type in a person's name or you may use the advanced search link below the "quick search" box.

Cost[edit | edit source]

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