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Roxeth, Middlesex Genealogy

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[[England]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Middlesex]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Middlesex Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  Roxeth
== Parish History ==
Christ Church Roxeth, a hamlet, "'''in the parish of Harrow-on-the-Hill''', union of Hendon, hundred of Gore, County of Middlesex".¹
ROXETH, a hamlet and a '''chapelry ''' in Harrow-on-the-Hill '''parish''', Middlesex. The hamlet lies nominally 1 mile S W of Harrow town; but, by great recent increase in buildings<ref>Lewis, has become almost united with itSamuel A. The manor was originally part of Harrow manor; was given as a separate possession, in 1371, by the Archbishop of Canterbury, to Sir William Brembre; passed to the Dudleys, the Hutchinsons, the Nicolls, and P [http://www. Hart, Esqbritish-history.; and, at the death of Mrac. Hart, was divided among threeuk/report. The chapelry was constituted in aspx?compid=51247 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'1861'''. Post-town, Harrow. Pop., 890. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of London. Value, £196. Patrons, Trustees] 1848 Date accessed and adapted: 29 October 2013.² </ref>
1. Samuel Lewis, ed. ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' 705-707. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51247| here], (accessed: 12 May 2010).
2. John Marius Wilson, “Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales,” (Edinburgh: A, Fullerton &amp; Co., 1870). Online [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk| here].
== Resources ==
==== Civil Registration ====
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
==== Church records ====
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
==== Census and Inhabitants Lists ====
{{British Census|438774}} <br>
===== 1666 Hearth Tax =====
*[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118887 Hearth Tax: Middlesex 1666: Roxeth] at [http://british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online] - free.
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==== Probate records ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Middlesex Probate Records|Middlesex Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
==== Poor Law Unions ====
Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.
== Maps and Gazetteers ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Web sites ==
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}} {{Middlesex}} 
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