October 2, 2020


If a person who was born in the Avon area is located in another area through an event such as marriage, death, or counted in a census, their details may have been submitted for inclusion in the Strays Index.

October 26, 2012

Bristol Apprentice Books

Transcripts and overall indexes to The Bristol Apprentice Books for the period from 1724 to 2009.
December 13, 2010

Tithe Maps and Apportionments – Bristol Diocese

The Bristol Record Office holds the Tithe Maps and Apportionment books for many parishes within the Bristol diocese...
December 13, 2010

Crew Lists – Port of Bristol 1863 – 1913

Indexes to Crew Lists At Bristol Record Office.
December 13, 2010

Avon Memorial Inscriptions

This is the 'most senior' Society Project, having been started way back in about 1966, nine years before the B&AFHS was even formed.
December 13, 2010

Marriages 1754 – 1901

The Marriage Index was in the form of a giant Card Index which the Society computerised.
December 13, 2010


The 1851 Census Index Project.
December 13, 2010

Burials 1754 – 1866

Before the National Burials Index Project was launched, the Society, or individual members of it, had started to produce such Burial Indexes for our area....
December 13, 2010

The Bristol Burgess Books Index

These Books effectively comprise 23 Volumes, although they are actually numbered from 1 to 21, but with Volumes 1 and 3 being in two parts each.