FIBIS Journal 25 has been landing on doormats this week

FIBIS Journal 25 has been landing on doormats this week. For those who haven't had a look at a copy yet, here is a quick preview of the subjects, places…

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Times of India births, marriages and deaths 1892

Births, marriages and deaths mentioned in the 'Times of India' newspaper 1892 have been extracted and uploaded to the FIBIS database and consists of 1059 births, 601 marriages and 1310…

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Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce 1838/9 and 1842

More birth, marriages and deaths have been extracted and added to the FIBIS database from the 'Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce'   commencing 3 November 1838, so this year…

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British Library L/MIL/9 Military recruitment microfilms

FIBIS has just been informed that a total of 91 reels were recently brought up from the storage area and placed in the cabinets near the corner of the Asian…

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Who Do You Think You Are – Live 2011

FIBIS had another successful weekend at the 'Who Do You Think You Are - Live 2011' exhibition at Olympia National Hall, London recruiting many new members. Our wonderful new stand…

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The Batta Mutiny of 1766

The Batta Mutiny of 1766 and how Alistair MacGowan's ancestor, John McGowan, was given his first Commission in the Bengal Army.  An audio recording of a talk given by Peter…

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