George Munro collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises photocopies of: (1) Agnes Gudgeon copy birth certificate, St Petersburg, 1850; (2) Agnes Gudgeon and Elijah Sparrow copy marriage certificate, St Petersburg, 1868; (3) Cheshire family tree; (4) Sparrow family tree; (5) Cheshire and Sparrow family-history notes; (6) W.L. Cheshire, "[The Cheshire family:] Additional background information", 1988

Administrative / Biographical History

George Munro is descended from the Cheshire and Sparrow families, who were members of the British community in pre-revolutionary St Petersburg

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

The gift of George Munro, February 1992



Other Finding Aids

A more detailed listing of the contents is available in the Leeds Russian Archive online catalogue