Ancestry.com. United Kingdom County Families [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2004.Original data: Walford's County Families of the United Kingdom or Royal Manual of the Titled and Untitled Aristocracy of England, Wales, Scotland, and Ireland. London, England: Chatto and Windus, 1899.
This database is a manual to the titled and untitled aristocratic families of the United Kingdom. For each individual listed in this work a brief notice of their descent, birth, marriage, education, appointments, and heir is provided. A record of the offices held and their town address and country residence is also provided. Information found in this database may be used to lead you to other records. For example, if a birth year of 1861 is listed for an individual, you may be able to check the England and Wales, Civil Registration Index databases for information on that individual's birth record. Researchers with aristocratic ties will likely find this database to be of most worth.