Hastings St Leonard, St Matthew, Sussex Genealogy
Guide to Hastings St Leonard, St Matthew, Sussex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Hastings St Matthew Silverhill is a parish church in St Leonard's-on-Sea.
The history of the parish and its churches is available at Sussex Parish Churches Hastings St Matthew Silverhill
Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC) St Leonards St Matthew Silverhill
The OPC for Hastings Chris Swarbrooke Web site:Hastings OPC
see also Hastings Places of worship Wikipedia
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]
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection
Census records[edit | edit source]
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Probate records[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Sussex 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]
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