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First Name
Last Name
University of Sussex
Website URL
19th century, victorian, lunacy, lunatic asylum, pauper, pauper lunatic
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Personal Info

About Me

PhD candidate at University of Sussex, researching 19th century patients of the Sussex County Asylum, in England.

Professional genealogist with MSc Genealogical, Palaeographic and Heraldic Studies. Speaker at genealogical conferences and writer of articles for Family Tree Magazine.

Recent Publications
  • Passport to the Past – Family Tree Magazine
  • New Ways To Get Kids Into Their Family Tree
  • A Beginner’s Guide to Swedish Genealogy
Media Coverage
Country Focus
United Kingdom, Australia, France
Expertise by Geography
Australia, British Isles, England, France, United Kingdom
Expertise by Chronology
19th century, Early Modern, Modern, 20th century
Expertise by Topic
Disability, Family, Local & Regional, Public History, Science, Urban History, Women