Ancestry.com. Ipswich Borough Archives Catalogue, 1255-1835 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2003.Original data: Allen, David, comp. Ipswich Borough Archives 1255-1835 A Catalogue. Woodbridge, Suffolk, England: Boydell, 2000.
This database is a catalogue of the records held at the Suffolk Record Office in Ipswich dating from 1255 to 1835. Examples of types of documents held at the Suffolk Record Office include the following: royal charters, armorial bearings, poll books, lay subsidies, tax assessments, court rolls, court files and papers, bailiffs' records, financial records and accounts, grants, estate records, manorial records, and many others. This database is a great source for genealogists with ancestors from Suffolk because it will help them to know what records are available for research from the time and place in which their ancestors lived.