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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
{{expand section|a summary overview of the history of this parish}}
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{{expand section|a summary overview of the history of this parish}}  
  
 
Transferred from Gloucestershire to Worcestershire in 1931  
 
Transferred from Gloucestershire to Worcestershire in 1931  
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"Beckford is '''''a small village''''' on the main Cheltenham to Evesham Road, five miles north-east of Tewkesbury, on the Worcestershire - Gloucestershire border, England."<ref>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Beckford,_Worcestershire</ref>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}
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==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
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== Reference ==
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{{reflist}}<br>
  
[http://www.worcesterbmsgh.co.uk/Beckford.html Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry<br>] Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
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[http://www.worcesterbmsgh.co.uk/Beckford.html Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry<br>]Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
  
 
[[Category:Worcestershire]]
 
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Revision as of 14:35, 30 March 2012

England  RTENOTITLE  Worcestershire RTENOTITLE  Worcestershire Parishes


Parish History[edit | edit source]

Transferred from Gloucestershire to Worcestershire in 1931

"Beckford is a small village on the main Cheltenham to Evesham Road, five miles north-east of Tewkesbury, on the Worcestershire - Gloucestershire border, England."[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]

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformists and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Census records[edit | edit source]

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Gloucestershire 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[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Reference[edit | edit source]


Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.