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London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

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Have you checked out the new Parishes pages on our website? There's a brief history and a plan of each area. You can easily find

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

4 days 10 hours ago

Today is a day of London theatrical anniversaries: On this day in 1809, the Drury Lane Theatre burned to the ground, leaving its owner Richard

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

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On this day in London in 1857, Lord Baden-Powell, founder of the Boy Scout movement, was born at 6 Stanhope Street (now 11 Stanhope Terrace)

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

1 week 3 days ago

Mary Tudor, daughter of King Henry VIII and his Spanish queen Catherine of Aragon (and the only one of their children to survive infancy) was

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

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On this day in London in 1852, Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children first opened its doors with 10 beds available to treat young

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

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University College London (UCL) was founded in 1826 as a secular alternative to Oxford and Cambridge. It was then known as London University but was

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London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

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On this day in 1812 Charles John Huffam Dickens was born at Portsmouth, where his father temporarily stationed as a clerk in the Navy Pay

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

3 weeks 2 days ago

Coming up this Thursday evening on Zoom. You will need to join our Society to come but annual membership starts at £12 and you can

London Westminster & Middlesex Family History Society

4 weeks 10 hours ago

On this day in 1747, the London Lock Hospital opened in Grosvenor Place, near Hyde Park Corner in the parish of St George Hanover Square.