The Park, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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Guide to Park The,  Nottinghamshire ancestry, family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census, birth, marriage and death records.


The Park, Nottinghamshire
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Nottingham
County Nottinghamshire
Poor Law Union Nottingham
Registration District Nottingham
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
Nottinghamshire Record Office


Parish History[edit | edit source]

NOTTINGHAM, a town, three parishes, an extra-parochial tract, and a district, in Notts. The sub-district of Park, comprising parts of the parishes of St. Mary, St. Nicholas, and St. Peter, and all the extra-parochial tract of Standard Hill and Limits of the Castle.[1]

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]

The Park is an extra parochial place.

Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Park, The

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.


See Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Nottingham Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire

Probate records
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire 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
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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]


  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales. Adapted. Date accessed: 09 December 2013.