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== Parish History  ==
 
  
Burton upon Trent Christ Church is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1825 from&nbsp;[[Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire]] Ancient Parish. Other places in the parish include: Branston. <br>
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Guide to '''Burton upon Trent Christ Church, Staffordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
Christ Church, erected in 1844 on ground given by his lordship, and to which a district has been also assigned, is a beautiful structure in the early English style, with a square tower surmounted by a graceful spire, and contains 1000 sittings, whereof 750 are free; the cost, £3000, was raised by subscription, aided by public grants. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the patronage of the Vicar of Burton; and has a parsonage, of which likewise the marquess gave the site.
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Staffordshire
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| Hundred = North Offlow
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/BurtonUponTrent/ Burton upon Trent]
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| Registration District = Burton upon Trent
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| PRbegin = 1538
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| BTbegin = 1663
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Lichfield
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Tutbury
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Peculiar of Burton on Trent
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Staffordshire Record Office]]
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From: A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 452-460. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50848 Date accessed: 02 April 2011.<br>
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=== Parish History  ===
  
== Resources  ==
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Burton upon Trent Christ Church is an Ecclesiastical [http://maps.familysearch.org/ '''Parish'''] in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1825 from&nbsp;[[Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire]] Ancient Parish. Other places in the parish include: Branston. <ref>http://maps.familysearch.org/</ref>
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
  
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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
See [[Staffordshire BMD]]
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See [[Staffordshire BMD]]  
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
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Burton upon Trent Christ Church was formed 1845 from part of [[Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire]] and included Branston township.
  
Burton upon Trent Christ Church was formed 1845 from part of [[Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire]] and included Branston township<br>
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Burton upon Trent Christ Church parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
Deposited parish registers at Staffordshire Record Office Bap 1844-1951 Mar 1860-1946 Bur No burial Ground<br>Lichfield Record Office holdings of Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1824-1899 Mar none Bur 1826-1871<br>  
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.
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Records are also available at the [https://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/homepage.aspx Staffordshive Record Office].
  
Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts 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  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}  
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{{British Census|474613}}  
  
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Burton upon Trent Poor Law Union,Staffordshire]]
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[[Burton upon Trent Poor Law Union,Staffordshire]]  
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire 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<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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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]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[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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http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/STS/BurtonuponTrent/index.html
  
Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
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== Reference  ==
  
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{{Reflist}}
  
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{{Staffordshire}}
  
[[Category:Staffordshire]]
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[[Category:Staffordshire Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 15:07, 28 April 2020


Guide to Burton upon Trent Christ Church, Staffordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Burton upon Trent Christ Church, Staffordshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred North Offlow
County Staffordshire
Poor Law Union Burton upon Trent
Registration District Burton upon Trent
Records begin
Parish registers: 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1663
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Tutbury
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of Burton on Trent
Location of Archive
Staffordshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Burton upon Trent Christ Church is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1825 from Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire Ancient Parish. Other places in the parish include: Branston. [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.

See Staffordshire BMD

Church records[edit | edit source]

Burton upon Trent Christ Church was formed 1845 from part of Burton upon Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire and included Branston township.

Burton upon Trent Christ Church parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PRs = England, Staffordshire, Church Records, 1538-1944 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
FMP = Staffordshire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Marr = Staffordshire, Dioceses Of Lichfield & Coventry Marriage Allegations and Bonds, 1636-1893 (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Banns = Staffordshire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)
ANC = Staffordshire, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1839 (Ancestry) - ($)
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[2]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Burton upon Trent Christ Church Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PRs 1538-1944
1538-1944
1538-1944
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
FMP 1538-1900
1538-1900
1538-1900
FMP Marr

1636-1893


FMP Banns

1653-1900


ANC 1538-1839
1538-1839
1538-1839
NBI



1538-1930s
IGI



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.

Records are also available at the Staffordshive Record Office.


Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Burton upon Trent Poor Law Union,Staffordshire

Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Staffordshire 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]

http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/STS/BurtonuponTrent/index.html

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. http://maps.familysearch.org/
  2. ArcherSoftware.co.uk