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Ancestry.com. Southwold Diary of James Maggs, 1818-1876 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003.
Original data: Bottomley, Alan Farquhar, ed.. The Southwold Diary of James Maggs 1818-1876. Vol. I-II. Suffolk, England: Boydell, 1983.

About Southwold Diary of James Maggs, 1818-1876

This database contains the diary of James Maggs written between 1818 and 1876. James Maggs was, among other things, a respected schoolmaster in the town of Southwold. He was interested in maritime and as a result lived in the coastal town of Southwold in Suffolk County for much of his life. This database is a great source for studying both the life of James Maggs and the history of Southwold.