Milton near Adderbury Genealogy

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Guide to Milton near Adderbury, Oxfordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Milton near Adderbury
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Bloxham
County Oxfordshire
Poor Law Union Banbury
Registration District Banbury
Records begin
Parish registers: 1598
Bishop's Transcripts: 1670
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Deddington
Diocese Oxford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
Location of Archive
Oxfordshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

MILTON, a chapelry, in the parish of East Adderbury, union of Banbury, hundred of Bloxham, county of Oxford, 3 miles (S.) from Banbury; containing 168 inhabitants, and comprising 800 acres. The chapel, dedicated to St. John, has been demolished. Milton near Adderbury was one of three churches within the ancient parish boundary of Adderbury, including also the chapelry and the township of West Adderbury and the hamlets of Barford St. John, Bodicot, and Milton. [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]

PARISH NAME Milton near Adderbury Chapelry registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

AC = Oxfordshire, England, Church of England Baptism, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
FMP = Oxfordshire Marriage Bonds 1634-1849 (FindMyPast) - ($)
FS = FamilySearch - free
OFHS = Oxfordshire Family History Society - ($) Results delivered by email.
MILTON near ADDERBURY CHAPELRY (1846) Online Church Records
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS None None
AC None None None None None None
OFHS 1856-1989

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 Oxfordshire History Centre.

Census records[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 Oxfordshire 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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 12-15. Date accessed: 18 September 2012.