Ancestry adds UK, Officers’ Birth Certificates, Wills and Personal Papers, 1755-1908

This collection of 104,288 items contains documents used to legally prove the pension claims of deceased or disabled officers in the British Military between 1755 and 1908.

A search returns the Name, Birth Date, Event Type, Event Date, Event Place, and Relatives, plus a link to an image of the original. Some of that information is commonly missing.

There were 18 entries for the last name Little. At least six of those were for Thomas Little — variously Thomas Sargent Little (2), Thos. S. Little, Thomas Gargert Little, Thos. Dargent Little (2). The indexing is from various types of records — registers, certificates, and sworn statements- and appears to be done by AI.

Original data is from WO 42 from The National Archives (UK).


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