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Guide to '''Athelington, Suffolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.{{Historical populations
 
Guide to '''Athelington, Suffolk ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.{{Historical populations
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
ATHELINGTON (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the union and hundred of Hoxne, E. division of Suffolk, 6 miles (S. E. by E.) from Eye<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50769#s9 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 108-112 Date accessed and adapted: 13 January 2014.</ref> Also see.<ref>William White, 1844,  History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Suffolk]]; [[Suffolk_Gazetteers|page 450, Athelington]]</ref>&nbsp; View Picture of [http://www.panoramio.com/photo/21196991 Athelington Parish Church]  
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ATHELINGTON (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the union and hundred of Hoxne, E. division of Suffolk, 6 miles (S.E. by E.) from Eye.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50769#s9 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 108-112 Date accessed and adapted: 13 January 2014.</ref><ref>William White, 1844,  History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Suffolk; [[Suffolk_Gazetteers|page 450, Athelington]]</ref><br><br>[http://www.panoramio.com/photo/21196991 Athelington Parish Church]
  
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== Resources ==
 
 
{{Geographic location |title = '''Neighbouring Parishes''' |
 
Center = Athelington |
 
North [[Horham, Suffolk|Horham]] |
 
Northeast =  [[Wilby, Suffolk|Wilby]]|
 
East = [[Worlingworth, Suffolk|Worlingworth]] |
 
Southeast = [[Worlingworth, Suffolk|Worlingworth]] |
 
South =  |
 
Southwest = [[Southolt, Suffolk|Southolt]] |
 
West = [[Redlingfield, Suffolk|Redlingfield]]|
 
Northwest =  
 
}}
 
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Find Neighboring Parishes ===
  
If you [[Suffolk Archives and Libraries|live in Suffolk]] then you will have access to a variety of resources; however, for those who live further afield, one can access microfilm and online records at [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|Family History Centers]].&nbsp;&nbsp; Refer to {{FHL|England%2C+Suffolk%2C+Athelington|subject|disp=Athelington}} and {{FHL|England%2C+Suffolk%2C|subject|disp=Suffolk }} in the FamilySearch Catalog for available records.
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Use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]
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::*Type the name of the parish in the ''search bar''
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::*Click on the location ''pin'' on the map
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::*Choose ''Options'' from the pop up box
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::*Click "List Contiguous Parishes" to find the neighboring parishes<br>
  
==== Civil Registration ====
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=== Civil Registration ===
  
 
Athelington is in [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SFK/RegDists.shtml#Hoxne Hoxne district]. To search an index of Hoxne district records go to [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD]. The [[Suffolk Civil Registration|Suffolk Civil Registration]] article tells more about these records.  
 
Athelington is in [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SFK/RegDists.shtml#Hoxne Hoxne district]. To search an index of Hoxne district records go to [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD]. The [[Suffolk Civil Registration|Suffolk Civil Registration]] article tells more about these records.  
  
==== Church records  ====
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=== Church Records ===
  
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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''The Church of England'' (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor. <br>
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''Non-Conformist'' refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.
  
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==== Church of England ====
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<font color=blue> Due to the increasing access of online records:</font><br>
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*<font color=blue>Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified<br>
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*Dates in the following table are approximate </font><br>
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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|-
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| bgcolor="#b6cee2" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Athelington Online Parish Records'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#efdcc3" | <center>'''''Collections'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#d9bfbf" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#bfd9bf" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#cac4d4" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" |
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes only''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>''Indexes only''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>''Indexes only''</center>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FamilySearch Collections-Suffolk
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Suffolk&recordType=0 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Suffolk&recordType=1 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Suffolk&recordType=2 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Parish Registers - FamilySearch Catalog
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>{{RecordSearch|1473014|1500s-1900s}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>{{RecordSearch|1473015|1500s-1900s}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>{{RecordSearch|1473016|1500s-1900s}}</center>
 
|-
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''1813''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=2 Suffolk Marriage Index (1813-37) (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#suffolkMarriages 'Suffolk Marriage Index (1813-37) Coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 6 December 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FreeREG
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center> [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 4 December 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Find My Past-Suffolk ($)
|}
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|  <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/suffolk-baptism-index-1538-1911 1500s-1900s]</center>
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/suffolk-marriage-index 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-''' </center>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/suffolk-early-burials-index 1500s-1900s]</center>
 
|-
 
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''{{PAGENAME}} Online Parish Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Ancestry Church of England BMD-Suffolk ($)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61545/ 1500s-1800s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61545/ 1500s-1800s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61545/ 1500s-1800s]</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8912  1800s-1900s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" |  <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8913 1800s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8914 1800s-1900s]</center>  
 
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| bgcolor="#dbe7f0" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | ''Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage''
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''1813'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=2 '''1813-1836''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 1500s-1800s]</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1695-1753''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales 1500s-1800s]</center>  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1699-1899''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|}
 
|}
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'''''Other Websites'''''
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These databases have incomplete parish coverage. <br>
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*[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Suffolk/ Joiner Marriage Index - Suffolk] ($)
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*[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/suffolk-parish-records The Genealogist Parish Registers - Suffolk] ($)
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*[http://www.dustydocs.com/ UK Websites for Parish Records] - Links to online genealogical records
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*[https://ogindex.org/ Online Genealogical Index] -  Links to online genealogical records
  
The Parish Registers begin in 1694.&nbsp; They can be view at the Suffolk Record Office.&nbsp; A copy of the registers from 1694 to 1900 can be puchased from the&nbsp; Suffolk Record Office.&nbsp; For pre 1813 Bishop Transcript entries you will need to look in Hoxne Deanry, Archdeaconry of Suffolk. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/a2a/records.aspx?cat=173-fc86&cid=0#0 Parish Chest records are lacking for Athelington].&nbsp;&nbsp; See [[Suffolk Church Records|Suffolk Church Record]] for further details.<br>
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==== Non-Conformists (All other Religions) ====
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*'''1717''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-and-wales-roman-catholics-1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717] at FindMyPast ($), index and images
  
==== Census records  ====
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=== Census Records ===
  
 
There are census records available for Athelington from 1841 to 1911. Census records are available on a variety of [[England Census Records and Indexes Online|subscription and other websites]]. If you need to consult the 1841 to 1891 census on microfilm, refer to {{FHL|Athelington, England, Census|subject|disp=Athelington Census}}in the catalogue.<br> There is statistical data available for the census years 1801 to 1931 that records the number of houses, families, people, and other statistical data for every parish in Suffolk. <br>Refer to the [[Suffolk Census|Suffolk Census]] wiki article for details about the Census.  
 
There are census records available for Athelington from 1841 to 1911. Census records are available on a variety of [[England Census Records and Indexes Online|subscription and other websites]]. If you need to consult the 1841 to 1891 census on microfilm, refer to {{FHL|Athelington, England, Census|subject|disp=Athelington Census}}in the catalogue.<br> There is statistical data available for the census years 1801 to 1931 that records the number of houses, families, people, and other statistical data for every parish in Suffolk. <br>Refer to the [[Suffolk Census|Suffolk Census]] wiki article for details about the Census.  
  
==== Probate records ====
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=== Probate Records ===
  
 
Prior to 1858 the [[Suffolk Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes beginning with A|primary court that had jurisdiction]] over Athelington was the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Suffolk|Archdeaconry of Suffolk]]; however, a person’s will or administration may have been probated in nearby courts or even in London. After 1858 it was in Ipswich District..&nbsp; Refer to the [[Suffolk Probate Records|Suffolk Probate Records]] article for further details.  
 
Prior to 1858 the [[Suffolk Probate Jurisdictions, Parishes beginning with A|primary court that had jurisdiction]] over Athelington was the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of Suffolk|Archdeaconry of Suffolk]]; however, a person’s will or administration may have been probated in nearby courts or even in London. After 1858 it was in Ipswich District..&nbsp; Refer to the [[Suffolk Probate Records|Suffolk Probate Records]] article for further details.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
*[[Suffolk Gazetteers|Suffolk Gazetteers and Directories ]] from 1839 to 1909 - Suffolk Gazetteers and directories provide a brief history and description of each parish and lists principal residents. They mention the farmers and tradesman in each parish and the nearest market towns among other items.
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[[Suffolk Gazetteers|Suffolk Gazetteers and Directories ]] from 1839 to 1909 - Suffolk Gazetteers and directories provide a brief history and description of each parish and lists principal residents. They mention the farmers and tradesman in each parish and the nearest market towns among other items. <br>
*National gazetteers provide a brief description of each place
 
**Athelington (St. Peter), is a '''parish''', in the union and hundred of Hoxne, the E. division of Suffolk, it is 6 miles S. E. from Eye.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50769#s10 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 108-112. Date accessed: 16 September 2013.</ref>
 
  
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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 maps] - see parish in context with surrounding parishes also determine various ecclesiastical and civil jurisdictions for this parish
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
*[http://goo.gl/maps/ASe2t Athelington on Google maps] - see lay of the land as it is today
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Websites ==
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== Websites ==
  
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
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*[[Suffolk Archives and Libraries|Local archives and libraries]]
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*[[Introduction to Family History Centers|Family History Centres]]
  
== References ==
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== References ==
  
 
{{reflist}} {{Suffolk}}  
 
{{reflist}} {{Suffolk}}  
  
[[Category:Suffolk]]
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[[Category:Suffolk Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 10:21, 28 May 2021


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

Historical populations
Year Pop.
1801 70
1821 100
1841 111
1851 117
1871 -
1891 106

Parish History[edit | edit source]

ATHELINGTON (St. Peter), a parish, in the union and hundred of Hoxne, E. division of Suffolk, 6 miles (S.E. by E.) from Eye.[1][2]

Athelington Parish Church

Resources[edit | edit source]

Find Neighboring Parishes[edit | edit source]

Use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map

  • Type the name of the parish in the search bar
  • Click on the location pin on the map
  • Choose Options from the pop up box
  • Click "List Contiguous Parishes" to find the neighboring parishes

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Athelington is in Hoxne district. To search an index of Hoxne district records go to FreeBMD. The Suffolk Civil Registration article tells more about these records.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

The Church of England (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor.
Non-Conformist refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.

Church of England[edit | edit source]

Due to the increasing access of online records:

  • Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified
  • Dates in the following table are approximate

Hover over the collection's title for more information

Athelington Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
FamilySearch Collections-Suffolk
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Parish Registers - FamilySearch Catalog
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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FreeREG
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Find My Past-Suffolk ($)
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Ancestry Church of England BMD-Suffolk ($)
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1500s-1800s
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1500s-1800s
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1500s-1800s
Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage
Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1800s
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National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1800s

Other Websites These databases have incomplete parish coverage.

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

There are census records available for Athelington from 1841 to 1911. Census records are available on a variety of subscription and other websites. If you need to consult the 1841 to 1891 census on microfilm, refer to Athelington Censusin the catalogue.
There is statistical data available for the census years 1801 to 1931 that records the number of houses, families, people, and other statistical data for every parish in Suffolk.
Refer to the Suffolk Census wiki article for details about the Census.

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Prior to 1858 the primary court that had jurisdiction over Athelington was the Archdeaconry of Suffolk; however, a person’s will or administration may have been probated in nearby courts or even in London. After 1858 it was in Ipswich District..  Refer to the Suffolk Probate Records article for further details.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Suffolk Gazetteers and Directories from 1839 to 1909 - Suffolk Gazetteers and directories provide a brief history and description of each parish and lists principal residents. They mention the farmers and tradesman in each parish and the nearest market towns among other items.

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. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 108-112 Date accessed and adapted: 13 January 2014.
  2. William White, 1844, History, Gazetteer, and Directory of Suffolk; page 450, Athelington