Working Papers & Resources

Working Papers

  1. The death duties in Britain, 1859–1930: evidence from the Annual Reports of the Commissioners of the Inland Revenue
  2. The Wills Sample
  3. Family, property transmission and the state, 1859–1930 (coming soon!)
  4. Making a will in late nineteenth and early twentieth-century Britain (coming soon!)
  5. Where there’s a will, there’s a way: understanding the transmission of wealth at death in Britain, 1859–1930 (coming soon!)
  6. The Cost of Funerals in Victorian in England and Wales, 1850–1902 (coming soon!)

Other Resources

A list of guides, published between 1850 and 1940, concerned with inheritance legislation and how to make a will. Locations of the documents serve as a guide only, and will be updated over time.


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