The Great Fire of London
The Great Fire of London in 1666
Source: An Historical Narrative of the Great and Terrible Fire in London, Sept. 2nd, 1666 by Gideon Harvey. Pictured is…
The fire was so disastrous that it destroyed all of the old records in London. So, if you are a genealogist and searching before 1666, there is a problem. Some records exist of the monarchs, however.