Enfield St Andrew, Middlesex Genealogy

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Guide to Enfield St Andrew, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Enfield St Andrew, Middlesex
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Edmonton
County Middlesex
Poor Law Union Edmonton
Registration District Edmonton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1550
Bishop's Transcripts: 1800
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not created until 1858
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)
Location of Archive
Middlesex Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Enfield St. Andrew, was an ancient parish, in the union and hundred of Edmonton, County of Middlesex. It lay 10 miles north and east of the City of London. It had several district chapels within it including:

  • St Aldhelm, Lower Edmonton - 1885
  • St James Green-Street Ponder's End
  • St Luke, Browning Road - 1898
  • Jesus District Chapel, Forty Hill - 1832
  • Christ Church Trent

Enfield St Andrew had within its boundaries the following dissenting chapels:

  • Independents
  • Wesleyans Methodists
  • Presbyterians [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]

Online Enfield St Andrew Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1550
1550
1550
Images
1550-1816 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1906 Ancestry[3] 1550-1921 Ancestry[4] 1844-1897 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1550-1875 FamilySearch[6] 1550-1837 TheGenealogist[7]
1550-1874 FamilySearch[8]
1550-1837 FamilyRelatives[9]
1550-1837 Joiner[10]
1744-1837 findmypast[11]
    1790-1837 Ancestry[12]    

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Census and Inhabitants Lists[edit | edit source]

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


1666 Hearth Tax[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 Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Manorial Records[edit | edit source]

  • Records survive for Worcesters Manor (1539-1878) in Enfield Parish. The Manorial Documents Register will help you locate these records.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel Lewis, ed. "Elyhaugh - Enfield," In A Topographical Dictionary of England 173-177. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online | here, (accessed: 21 May 2010).
  2. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Andrew in Enfield Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  3. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Enfield St Andrew in Enfield Borough. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Enfield St Andrew in Enfield Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Enfield St Andrew in Enfield Borough. Partially indexed.
  6. Batch C067861-C067862, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 17 March 2012.
  7. 'Middlesex Parish Record Transcripts,' The Genealogist, accessed 10 March 2012.
  8. Batches M067861, M067862, M067863, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 17 March 2012.
  9. 'Middlesex Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,' Family Relatives, accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes.
  10. 'Search Marriage Records in Middlesex,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 20 March 2012.
  11. "West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage," Find My Past, accessed 8 March 2012.
  12. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm