TOP SOURCES

Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine - - MY ANCESTOR WAS A GAMEKEEPER -

Google Books books.google.co.uk Read con­tem­po­rary sources in­clud­ing The Game­keeper’s Direc­tory by Thomas Burge­land John­son (1851) and The Sports­man’s Direc­tory by John Mayer (1817).

Bri­tish News­pa­per Ar­chive

british­news­pa­per­ar­chive.co.uk Search lo­cal and na­tional news­pa­pers for court cases re­lat­ing to your game­keeper an­ces­tor.

The Na­tional Trust and The Na­tional Trust for Scot­land

nationaltrust.org.uk and nts. org.uk Use these web­sites to find out if the landed es­tate your an­ces­tor worked on is cared for by one of these char­i­ties. The Suther­land Col­lec­tion suther­land­col­lec­tion.org.uk Ex­plore digi­tised es­tate records in the Suther­land Pa­pers; some re­late to out­door staff. The Na­tional Game­keep­ers’ Or­gan­i­sa­tion na­tion­al­game­keep­ers.org.uk Find out about the role of game­keep­ers to­day.

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