The Sole Society, a Family History Society researching Sole, Saul, Sewell, Solley and similar names

Surname Variations and Records

On this page we set out, Surnames and Variations, Information on our Records, and Military Records which can be viewed online.

Surnames and Variations

The 4 main names being researched by the Society vary considerably in their spelling.

To check whether your Surname Interest is covered by the Society, go to categorised Surname list (easiest to read), or click here to see a simple Alphabetical list

Please contact the relevant name co-ordinator to check whether we have details of your family line. Go to  Contacts


We have a substantial number of family trees and also details from the IGI, the GRO, Wills, Census Returns, Military Records and many other sources of original material.

A very small sample of our older chart listings can be seen by clicking HERE

Military Records

Ian Sewell has spent an extraordinary amount of time extracting detailed military information for all our names. Information for SAUL and SOLE and similar names can be seen by clicking HERE. For other names, please contact the relevant surname co-ordinator- Contacts

Other Links

Visit our LINKS page for further research resources including websites maintained by our members

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