Hertfordshire Genealogy

During the Victorian period the problem of people who, through mental illness, could not play a full part in society, was to bury them in vast institutions, sometimes for life. A cluster were built in the South West of Hertfordshire, several to provide for people from the London/Middlesex area. 

This website provides information about all the hospitals in the St Albans area, as well as dealing with wider aspects of family history in Hertfordshire.

This page was added on 23/05/2010.

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