Charges for BMSGH Index Searches
Charges for searches of the Society’s indexes are as follows …….
In general, most indexes are £4.00 (inc. V.A.T.) non-
This fee will be charged for each index and for each surname (including variants). Details of up to three entries will be supplied for this fee, except as indicated below.
However, the diversity of holdings makes the unification of the charging structure impossible. With space limited, the description of the way charges are levied has to be succinct, which may reduce clarity. If necessary, please ask for a fuller explanation from the index holder before making a request.
Marriage, Burial, Strays and Birmingham Indexes
25p per entry from 4 to 50 entries. Above 50 entries –
Separate Marriage and Burial Indexes for Staffordshire, Warwickshire and Worcestershire.
Strays Index covers all three counties.
Warwickshire Poor Law Index
As above, except for settlement examinations which are charged at 50p each.
Staffordshire Probate Index
Search fee applies for each surname for each parish searched.
Inquiries by post and must be accompanied by a stamped addressed envelope.
No SAE –
Methods of Payment
All payments to the Society should be made by sterling cheque, money order or by one of our online payment methods.
Online payments may be made using our e-Shop either by Credit/Debit Card or by PayPal
PAYMENTS FROM OVERSEAS –
Staffordshire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire & General – (External Link)
Other Search Services
The ‘Link Scheme’ – (Getting help for ‘look-ups’ at distant County Record Offices)
Other indexes & one-name studies – (External Link)