Boscobel, Shropshire Genealogy
Guide to Boscobel, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Poor Law Union||Shifnal|
|Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes|
|Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes|
|Rural Deanery||Not Applicable|
|Probate Court||Search the courts of the surrounding parishes|
|Location of Archive|
|Shropshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
BOSCOBEL, an extra-parochial district, in the union of Shiffnall, hundred of Brimstree, S. division of Shropshire, 7½ miles (E.) from Shiffnall. 
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church records[edit | edit source]
Boscobel parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Boscobel Online Parish Records|
|FS Catalog PRs|
|FS Catalog BTs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
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 Shropshire 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]
Websites[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848),pp. 305-309. Date accessed: 20 May 2012.
- Searching Parish Records online (Shropshire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.