Newton in the Isle, Cambridgeshire Genealogy
Guide to Newton in the Isle, Cambridgeshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Newton in the Isle, Cambridgeshire|
|Poor Law Union||Wisbech|
|Parish registers: 1653|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1599|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Cambridgeshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Newton in the Isle or Newton is a parish and a village, in Wisbech district, Cambridgeshire. The village is near the boundaries of Norfolk and Lincoln, it is 3¾ miles NW of Wisbech railway station; the post-office is under Wisbech. The parish contains also the hamlet of Fitton-End.
Known as Newton, Newton-in-the-Isle, and Newton near Wisbech.
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]
Newton in the Isle parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|FS BTs = FamilySearch Bishop's Transcripts - free|
|Newton in the Isle Online Parish Records|
|FS BTs||1599-1868||1599-1836, 1859||1599-1868|
Newton-in-the-Isle, Cambridgeshire: baptisms, 1600-1639, 1646, 1648, 1654-1852; marriages, 1600-1639, 1654-1851; burials, 1600-1639; 1654-1851; vicars, curates etc., 1600-1638, 1653-1660; index at FHL
Bishop's transcripts for Newton (near Wisbech), 1599-1868 have been digitised.
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
- 1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717 at FindMyPast ($), index and images
- Primitive Methodist
- Wesleyan Methodist
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 Cambridgeshire 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]
Newton In The Isle on GENUKI