Keresley with Coundon, Warwickshire Genealogy
|Keresley with Coundon, Warwickshire|
|Type||Ecclesiastical Parish (England)|
|County||Warwickshire, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Foleshill|
|Registration District||Foleshill; Meriden|
|Parish registers: 1714|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1640|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory) Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Warwickshire County Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Keresley and Coundon or Keresley, is a hamlet and a chapelry in Warwickshire. The hamlet is in Coventry-St. Michael parish; it lies near the Coventry and Nuneaton railway, 1½ miles NNW of Coventry; and the post office is under Coventry. The chapelry includes Coundon hamlet in Holy Trinity parish; and bears the name of Keresley and Coundon.
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]
Keresley with Coundon, Warwickshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|AC = Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials (Ancestry) - (£).|
|Keresley with Coundon, Warwickshire Genealogy Online Parish Records|
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[edit | edit source]
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Warwickshire 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]
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