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Burgess roll/electoral roll Help

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GeordieCath

GeordieCath Report 11 Dec 2012 15:09

Hi
Can any one please tell me the difference between the Burgess roll and electoral Roll
Thanks

George_of_Westbury

George_of_Westbury Report 11 Dec 2012 15:24

From Google

http://www.oldham.gov.uk/info/200391/sources/665/electoral_registers_and_burgess_rolls

Plenty of other info as well if you google


George

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 11 Dec 2012 15:24

Click here, I think it explains:

http://www.birmingham.gov.uk/electoral-registers

It looks like Burgess Rolls were local rather than national.

Jan

GeordieCath

GeordieCath Report 11 Dec 2012 15:54

Thanks for help and links .
I was looking at these rolls today and found that next to the address where the people i was looking for lived there was some times another 2 addresses .Does any one know what that means