Alfrick, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Guide to Alfrick, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Alfrick, Worcestershire
Type Chapelry (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Doddingtree
County Worcestershire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Martley
Registration District Martley
Records begin
Parish registers: 1655; For more records see Suckley
Bishop's Transcripts: 1622
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Powyke
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service

Chapelry History[edit | edit source]

ALFRICK, a township chapelry in Suckley parish, Worcester; near the river Teme, 7½ miles W of Worcester. It has a post office under Worcester.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records[edit | edit source]

What is available through familysearch.org

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Probate records
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, (1870-72)). Date accessed and adapted: 30 September 2013.