Hampton Wick, Middlesex Genealogy

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Guide to Hampton Wick, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Hampton Wick, Middlesex
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Spelthorne
County Middlesex
Poor Law Union Kingston
Registration District Kingston
Records begin
Parish registers: 1831
Bishop's Transcripts: 1831
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not created until 1858
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Middlesex
Location of Archive
Middlesex Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

St John the Baptist Hampton Wick (in Hampton) was created and established by the year 1831 and lay within the ancient (and civil) parish boundaries of St Mary Hampton.

The "Victoria County History" of Hampton with Hampton Wick (1911) is available online. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, church, advowson, and charities.[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 Hampton Wick Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1831
1813
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Images
Indexes 1831-1840 findmypast[2] 1813-1837 findmypast[3]
1832-1837 findmypast[4]
1832-1837 findmypast[5]

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]

1666 Hearth Tax[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.


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.

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]

Hampton Wick on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 'Spelthorne Hundred: Hampton: Introduction', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 2: General; Ashford, East Bedfont with Hatton, Feltham, Hampton with Hampton Wick, Hanworth, Laleham, Littleton (1911), pp. 319-324. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=22204 Date accessed: 25 March 2012.
  2. 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins, accessed 16 March 2012.
  3. 'Surrey Marriage Index - Middlesex parishes in the index,' British Origins, accessed 17 September 2012.
  4. 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 8 March 2012.
  5. 'Webb's London Marriages - Marriages, periods and parishes/churches,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins, accessed 12 March 2012.