Graves in British India – pdf version



FIBIS fact file No 6: Graves in British India

– pdf digital version of printed Fact File

By Richard Morgan

ISBN     978-0-9547-116-8-9

pdf digital version of 24 page booklet

FIBIS Fact File No. 6 – a booklet   in the popular series of handy guides to sources being produced by the Families in British India Society.

Written by Richard Morgan, a former FIBIS Trustee, a lecturer and author of many articles about the British in India for various Family History publications such as ”Family Tree Magazine”, FIBIS Journals etc.

The guide is split into two parts:
Part 1. Sources for Indian Memorial Inscriptions and covers Early Transcriptions by each Presidency; Bengal Past and Present; Percy-Smith/Bullock transcriptions; BACSA – its books and archives.
Part 2. Looking for an Indian Grave: Preparation before leaving for India; Preparation in India; Transcription; Photography; the Chowkidar and the Parish Priest; Sharing the Material

Please note – if ordering this Digital Version of Fact File 6, it will be emailed to you

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