Whatton, Nottinghamshire Genealogy
Guide to Whatton, Nottinghamshire ancestry, family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census, birth, marriage and death records.
Whatton St John of Beverly Nottinghamshire
|County||Nottinghamshire, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Bingham|
|Parish registers: 1538|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1626|
|Probate Court||Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York|
|Location of Archive|
|Nottinghamshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
WHATTON (St. John of Beverley), a parish, in the union, and N. division of the wapentake, of Bingham, S. division of the county of Nottingham, 2¾ miles (E.) from Bingham 3 containing, with the township of Aslacton. There is a place of worship for Weslevans. 
Whatton is an Ancient Parish and includes Aslacton; it is sometimes referred to as Whatton in the Vale and is within the vale of Belvoir .
Southwell and Nottingham Church History project have described the church Whatton St John of Beverley
The parish church dates from the 11th century in part but rebuilding in 1846 and 1870 resulted in the present church on the site which has been designated a grade II* listed building British listed building
See also Whatton Wikipedia
From this parish was formed Aslockton St Thomas, Nottinghamshire Genealogy in 1891-1892
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]
Whatton, Nottinghamshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)|
|WHATTON PARISH Online Records|
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1538-1902 Marriages 1538-1902 Burials 1539-1904 Bishop's Transcripts 1626-1851
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Whatton
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.
Court Records[edit | edit source]
Transcribed by Peters, Doreen. Extracts From the Nottingham Quarter Sessions Minute Books 1802. Alist of people who had defective Weights and Measures, Penalty and costs, dated 26 April 1802, in the area of Whatton, surnames are Parnham, Sherrack, and Kirk. Article availabe at Nottinghamshire Archeves Ref QSM 1/34, also in the Nottinghamshire Family History Society Magazine, vol. 123, pages 46-51, FHL Ref. 942.52 D25n
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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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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Websites[edit | edit source]
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