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Glossary for family history researchers

In addition to words that frequently appear in various biographical records of the India Office Records, other terms are mainly found in Ian Baxter, India Office Library and Records: A Brief Guide to Biographical Sources, London, 1990.

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Abbreviations

EICEast India Company
HEICCSHonourable East India Company's Civil Service
ICSIndian Civil Service
IORIndia Office Records
NCOsNon-Commissioned Officers
VCOViceroy's Commissioned Officer
© Definitions supplied by Ian Baxter.