Welbeck, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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

Welbeck, Nottinghamshire
Type Extra-parochial area (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Bassetlaw
County Nottinghamshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Worksop
Registration District Worksop
Records begin
Parish registers: 1893
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]

WELBECK, an extra-parochial liberty, in the Hatfield division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 3½ miles (S. W. by S.) from Worksop. [1]

Welbeck and neighbour Woodhouse Hall, Nottinghamshire Genealogy are both extra parochial areas in the Worksop area of Nottinghmshire. They both form part of the county boundary with neighbouring Worksop St Mary and St Cuthbert, Nottinghamshire Genealogy and Whitwell, Derbyshire Genealogy

See Welbeck Wikipedia Welbeck Abbey Wikipedia

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.

For history of civil registration in this area see Worksop Registration District

Church Records[edit | edit source]

In view of the etra parochial areas it is advisable to search neighbouring parishes, Worksop St Mary and St Cuthbert, Nottinghamshire Genealogy and the subsequent Worksop parishes being most likely to contain events.

Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Welbeck

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.

See Nottinghamshire Census

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Transcribed by Bailey, Bryan, Certificates for Using Hair Powder Issued 1795-1978. For each Nottinghamshire Parish, gives the Cerificate no. date, surname, given name, and description. Article in the Nottinghamshire Family History Society Magazine, vol.127, page 1-38, Family History Library Ref. 942.52 D25n - the original is at Nottinghamshire Archives Ref QDT 1/1-4.

1801 Census - Welbeck Abbey. Census of Welbeck Abbey taken on 10 March 1801, showing given name, and surname of both male and female  each household. This was done for taking an account of the population of Great Britian. Taken from Nottinghamshire Archives Ref PR DD4P/68/74, transcription in Nottinghamshire Family History Soc. Magazine, vol. 95, page 8, FHL Ref 942.52 D25n

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Worksop Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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]

Welbeck in GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 498-499. Date accessed: 21 October 2013.