Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Variants: Meddleham, Medleham, Medlem, Medlome, Medlum
Category: 2 - A study where research using core genealogical datasets and transcriptions is well under way, but currently in some countries only.
DNA website: www.familytreedna.com/public/Medlam/
Contact: Mrs Ingrid Salkeld
All the Medlam,Midlam/Middleham birth, marriage and death entries from the General Register Office for England and Wales (since 1837) and Scotland (since 1855) have been recorded (c 3500 entries).
All references from the 1841 to 1911 censuses have been recorded.
All grants of probate from 1858 to 1999 in England and Wales have been recorded.
The one-name study also includes many entries from parish registers, military records, and records from overseas (especially the USA, but also Australia, New Zealand and Canada).
A number of pedigrees which have been built up over the years or submitted by other researchers, including some which trace family in the USA back to the UK.
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