British Royal Navy, Ships' Musters

This collection of muster rolls is an excellent resource for genealogists to find seafaring ancestors in the Royal Navy before service records began in 1853. Easily search the records by name. The records come exclusively from The National Archives and cover the years 1739 to 1861.

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