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{{breadcrumb| link1=[[England Genealogy |England]] | link2=[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire Genealogy|Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] | link3=[[Worcestershire Parishes]] | link4=| link5=Worcester St Clement}}
Guide to '''Worcester St Clement, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions| image = | caption = | Type = [[Ancient Parish]]| County = Worcestershire| Hundred = Worcester| Poor Law Union = [ Worcester]| Registration District = Worcester| PRbegin = 1694| BTbegin = 1608| Province = Canterbury| Diocese = Worcester| Archdeaconry = | Archdeaconries = | Rural Deanery = Worcester| Parish = | Peculiar = | Chapelry = | Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)| Archdeaconry Court = | Bishops Court = | Prerogative Court = | Archive = [[Worcestershire Record Office]]}}  === Parish History ===
WORCESTER, a city, a county of itself, having exclusive jurisdiction, and the head of a union, locally in the county of Worcester, of which it is the capital, Worcester and W. divisions of the county, 111 miles (N. W. by W.) from London. The city comprises the '''parishes''' of St. Alban, All Saints, St. Andrew, '''St. Clement''', St. Helen, St. Martin, St. Nicholas, St. Peter, and St. Swithin. The '''parish of St. Clement''' living is a discharged rectory. The old church, a small structure of stone, stood on the eastern bank of the Severn, although the principal part of the parish is on the western side; being much decayed, and liable to be flooded, a new edifice on an enlarged scale was built, which was opened in 1823. It is situated on the upper road to Henwick. There are places of worship for'''Baptists, the Society of Friends, the Countess of Huntingdon's Connexion, Independents, Wesleyans, and Roman Catholics'''.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [ ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 673-687. Date accessed and adapted: 31 October 2013.</ref>
{{expand section|a summary overview of the history of this parish}}
=== Resources ===
==== Civil Registration ====
For complete information, including map and hours of operation, see []
The Family History Library has microfilmed the parish registers and the bishop's transcripts. To find the microfilm numbers for the parish registers, look in the FHL catalog FamilySearch Catalog under [ %20Worcester%22 England, WorcesterWorcestershire, Worcester] and find St. Clement's mixed in with other parishes for the city of Worcester. The Bishop's Transcripts for Worcester are not filed by parish, but by year for the whole county. Thus, each year's transcripts are on a different microfilm. An [ FHL finding aid] giving FHL film numbers by parish is available as FHL book 942.4 K29bt, also available on microfiche at Family History Centers, fiche 6035756 (2 fiches). <br>
==== Census records ====
{{British Census|464215}}
==== Probate records<br> ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Worcestershire Probate Records|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<br> ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
*[ England Jurisdictions 1851]
*[ Vision of Britain]
== Web sites Websites ==
[ Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry<br>] Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
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