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London Borough of Hillingdon

Principal Public Libraries with family history resources
Research services
Registrar General's Index
Census records
Electoral registers
Poll books
International Genealogical Index
Unpublished indexes
Parish registers
Published transcripts
Other materials
Guides to collections
Record Office address
Other information

Library Services URL: http://www.hillingdon.gov.uk/
Chapman County Codes (BS 6879): LND, MDX

2. Principal Libraries with Family History resources

Central Library (CEN)
High Street
Tel: 01895 250600
Fax: 01895 239794
[email protected]

Opening hours:

Monday: 0930-2000
Tuesday: 0930-2000
Wednesday: 0930-1730
Thursday: 0930-2000
Friday: 1000-1730
Saturday: 0930-1600

Other Libraries:

Local Heritage Service (LH)
Central Library
High Street
Tel: 01895 250702
Fax: 01895 811164
Opening hours: Monday: 0930-2000; Tuesday-Thursday: 1300-1730; Friday: 1000-1730; Saturday: 0930-1200, 1300-1600

Manor Farm Library (MF)
Bury Street
Tel: 01895 633651
Fax: 01895 677555
Opening hours: Monday & Thursday: 1000-2000, Tuesday & Friday: 0900-1730; Saturday: 0930-1600; Wednesday: closed

Hayes Library (HY)
Golden Crescent
Tel: 0181 573 2855
Fax: 0181 848 0269
Opening hours: Monday & Thursday: 1000-2000; Tuesday & Friday: 1000-1730; Saturday: 0930-1600; Wednesday: closed

3. Research Service

Service available? Yes. Limited


Provided by local Record Office? No

4. Births, Deaths and Marriages

Registrar General's Indexes from 1837 (microform), or Registrar General for Scotland's Computerised Index from 1855.

Locations None

5. Census returns

1841-1891 Hillingdon Borough Area (CEN)

6. Directories

6(a) County and Regional Directories

Middlesex 1839-1937 (LH)
Buckinghamshire 1883-1939 (LH)

6(b) City and Town Directories

Harrow 1929-1975 (LH)
Hayes 1965-1976 (LH, HY)
Pinner 1933-1939 (LH)
Ruislip 1954-1977 (LH, MF)
Uxbridge 1840-1977 (LH)

6(c) Telephone Directories

Uxbridge and district 1962-70 (LH)
Hillingdon 1970 to date (LH)

7. Electoral registers and polls books

7(a) Electoral Registers

Middlesex 1838 (LH)
Middlesex, Uxbridge division 1889-1914 (LH)
Hayes & Harlington 1938 to date (LH)
Ruislip & Northwood 1920 to date (LH)
Uxbridge 1920 to date (LH)

7(b) Poll Books


8. International Genealogical Index (IGI)

1992 microfiche (CEN)
1988 microfiche (MF)
1984 microfiche (HY)

9. Unpublished Indexes

Census Name Index 1841-1891 (LH)
'McCabe' index (references to Uxbridge names in various sources) (LH)
Local heritage - including references to people, places and subjects (LH)

10. Parish Registers

Transcripts: St John's Hillingdon. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1559-1910 (LH)
St Mary's, Harmondsworth. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1629-1840 (LH)
St Mary's, Hayes. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1557-1840 (LH)
SS Peter & Paul's Harlington. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1540-1850 (LH)
Microfilm copy: St Giles, Ickenham. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1539-1875 (LH)
Original: Providence Congregational Church, Uxbridge. Baptisms, marriages, burials 1789-1919 (LH)

11. Periodicals (excl. newspapers)

Journal of Hayes and Harlington Local History Society 1970 to date (LH)
Journal of Ruislip-Northwood Local History Society 1965 to date (LH)
Uxbridge Record 1965 to date (LH)
West Drayton Historian 1963 to date (LH)
London & Middlesex Archaeological Society Transactions 1856 to date (LH)
Records of Bucks 1854 to date (LH)
Middlesex and Hertfordshire Notes & Queries 1895-1898 (LH)
Home Counties Magazine 1899-1913 (LH)
Mirror of Literature, Amusement & Instruction 1823-1841 (LH)
Hillingdon Parish Magazine 1868-1891 (LH)

12. Published Transcripts of Archival Material


13. Other material

Wide range of local material of all types, manuscript, printed, photographs, maps, etc. relating to the area of the London Borough of Hillingdon (LH)

14. Guides to Collections

Guide to London Local History Resources. London Borough of Hillingdon. Constantly revised. Available from LH, �3

15. Local Record Offices

Local Heritage Service (LH)
Central Library
High Street
Tel: 01895 250702
Fax: 01895 811164
London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
London EC1

Other information