Misson, Lincolnshire Genealogy
Guide to Misson, Lincolnshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
This parish is partly in Lincolnshire and mostly in Nottinghamshire. For information and records, see Misson, Nottinghamshire
|Poor Law Union||Doncaster|
|Parish registers: 1636|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1600|
|Diocese||Pre-1837 - York; Post-1836 - Lincoln|
|Probate Court||Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York|
|Location of Archive|
|Lincolnshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
MISSON, a parish, in the union of Doncaster, Hatfield division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 2¾ miles (E. N. E.) from Bawtry. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans. 
Misson St John the Baptist see Misson, Nottinghamshire is the Ancient parish referred to as partly in Lincolnshire due to the parish boundary and county boundary failing to be aligned. There are no records in Lincolnshire for the Nottinghamshire parish.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Misson parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Misson Online Parish Records|
|FMP Marr Index||1700-1837|
|FS Catalog PRs|
|FS Catalog BTs|
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 Lincolnshire Archives.
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection
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 Lincolnshire 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]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 09 September 2013.