Find your ancestors in Southwark Rate Books

These records comprise almost 60,000 names of tax payers in Southwark in the years 1821 and 1831.

These records are an excellent census substitute and usually record the following detail:

* Name of occupier (head of household)
* Name of owner
* Description of the property (house or business)
* Street address/township/parish
* Rate to be paid (e.g. poor rate, water rate)
* Amount to paid
* Date paid or any default on payment