Buckinghamshire, England Genealogy

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Guide to Buckinghamshire, England Genealogy ancestry, family history and genealogy parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.


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County Information[edit | edit source]

Buckinghamshire is an inland county in the central part of England. "BUCKINGHAMSHIRE, or Bucks, an inland county; bounded on the NW and N by Northamptonshire; on the NE by Beds; on the E by Beds and Herts; on the SE by Middlesex; on the S and SW by Berks; and on the W by Oxfordshire... " John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72).

Parishes[edit | edit source]

See a list of the parishes in Buckinghamshire with links to articles. Use an interactive map to find jurisdictions for each parish in Buckinghamshire.

Civil Registration Districts[edit | edit source]

A list of Buckinghamshire Civil Registration Districts.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies

Buckinghamshire Record Society

Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society

Database of names in Buckinghamshire  Trade Directories 1792, 1798, 1811, 1824 and 1832

Database of Victorian Prisoners in Aylesbury Gaol in the 1870s

To view a further list of web sites and/or web pages for Buckinghamshire and many of its parishes, visit FHLFavorites.info.

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Probate Jurisdictions[edit | edit source]

Before 1858, every town and parish in Buckinghamshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.  To read more about probate records and see a list of Buckinghamshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Buckinghamshire Probate Records|Buckinghamshire Probate Records]

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