Shrawley, Worcestershire Genealogy
Guide to Shrawley, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|County||Worcestershire, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Martley|
|Parish registers: 1539|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1612|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
SHRAWLEY (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Martley, Lower division of the hundred of Doddingtree, Hundred House and W. divisions of the county of Worcester, 9 miles (N. N. W.) from Worcester, on the road to Bewdley.
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a summary overview of the history of this parish.
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]
Shrawley parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|FMP = Worcestershire Parish Registers (findmypast) - (£)|
|Shrawley Parish Records Online|
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 Worcestershire 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). Date accessed and adapted: 16 October 2013.
- 'Worcestershire Baptisms: Discover more about these records,' findmypast, accessed 11 April 2016.
- 'Worcestershire Marriages: Discover more about these records,' findmypast, accessed 11 April 2016.
- 'Worcestershire Burials: Discover more about these records' findmypast, accessed 11 April 2016.
Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
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