Darlington St Cuthbert, Durham Genealogy
Guide to Darlington St Cuthbert, Durham family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Darlington St Cuthbert, Durham|
|County||Durham, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Darlington|
|Parish registers: 1590|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1762|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Durham County Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
DARLINGTON (St. Cuthbert), a market-town and parish and the head of a union, in the SE division of Darlington ward, S division of the county of Durham, 18½ miles S from Durham, and 236½ NNW from London. There are places of worship for Particular Baptists; the Society of Friends; Independents; Primitive, Association, and Wesleyan Methodists; and Roman Catholics.
Additional information: St Cuthbert's parish as an ancient parish including the following places Archdeacon Newton, Blackwell, Bondgate, Brankin Moor, Cockerton, Prebend and Priestgate, Darlington Borough, Oxney and Oxneyfield.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Parish Records[edit | edit source]
Darlington St Cuthbert parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Darlington St Cuthbert Online Parish Records|
|FS Marr Img||1594-1815|
|FS Catalog PRs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
- Records are also available at the Durham County Record Office.
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
- Wesleyan Methodist
- Wesleyan Methodist Association
The following non-Church of England denominations were located somewhere in Darlington, but the exact parish has not been identified:
- Primitive Methodist
- Roman Catholic
- Society of Friends (Quaker)
- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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.
Poor Law Unions [edit | edit source]
Probate records[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Durham 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[edit | edit source]
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
Darlington on GENUKI
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A.A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 8-15. Adapted. Date accessed: 12 December 2013.
- Lewis, Samuel A., From: 'Darlaston - Datchet', A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 8-15. Adapted. Date accessed: 12 December 2013.
- Searching Parish Records online (Durham) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.