ESSEX-UK-L ArchivesArchiver > ESSEX-UK > 2003-07 > 1059511011
Subject: Re: OND
Date: Tue, 29 Jul 2003 16:36:51 EDT
In a message dated 29/07/2003 21:18:02 GMT Daylight Time,
> Presumably a typo for ONS, the Office of National Statistics, based in
> Southport, Lancashiire, and the home now of the GRO or General Register
> Office, which under the direction of the Registrar-General (RG) has
> responsibility for registration and censuses.
> The actual registration is carried out in local Register Offices (and
> buildings licensed for marriages) and copies made of the entries in the
> registers sent to the GRO.
> Indexes to the GRO holdings are now kept for consultation in the FRC (Family
> Record Centre)
ONS, GRO, FRC, LMA, IGI, LDS, HTH
Too many TLAs!! ;-)