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== Parish History  ==
 
  
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Shropshire
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| Hundred = North Bradford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Drayton/ Market Drayton]
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| Registration District = Market Drayton
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| PRbegin = 1558
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| BTbegin = 1673
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Lichfield
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| Rural Deanery = Eccleshall
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Shropshire Record Office]]
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== Resources  ==
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=== Parish History  ===
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CHESWARDINE (St. Swithin), a '''parish''', in the union of Drayton, Drayton division of the hundred of North Bradford, N. division of Shropshire, 4½ miles (S. W.) from Drayton. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50871 ''Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 576-586. Date accessed: 04 May 2012.</ref>
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1673-1861 Marr 1673-1861 Bur 1673-1861 <br>
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Cheswardine parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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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) - (£)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-baptisms?_ga=1.42578086.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-marriages?_ga=1.68763154.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-banns?_ga=1.42578086.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Banns 1760-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-burials?_ga=1.38247840.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyShropshire.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 22 April 2014.</ref>
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''CHESWARDINE PARISH (1558) Online Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1558-1662''']
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Bishop's transcripts held at [[Lichfield Record Office]] Bap 1673-1861 Marr 1673-1861 Bur 1673-1861
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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{{British Census|474579}}
  
 
==== 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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http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SAL/Cheswardine/index.html
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== References  ==
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{{Reflist}}
  
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[[Category:Shropshire]]
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[[Category:Shropshire Parishes]]

Revision as of 12:48, 29 October 2019


Cheswardine, Shropshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred North Bradford
County Shropshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Market Drayton
Registration District Market Drayton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1673
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Eccleshall
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

CHESWARDINE (St. Swithin), a parish, in the union of Drayton, Drayton division of the hundred of North Bradford, N. division of Shropshire, 4½ miles (S. W.) from Drayton. [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]

Cheswardine parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)
FMP = Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)[2][3][4][5]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[6]
CHESWARDINE PARISH (1558) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1558-1662

FMP Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
IGI 1558-1868 1558-1860

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1673-1861 Marr 1673-1861 Bur 1673-1861

Census records[edit | edit source]

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


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]

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/SAL/Cheswardine/index.html


References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 576-586. Date accessed: 04 May 2012.
  2. 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  3. 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  4. 'Shropshire Banns 1760-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  5. 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  6. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 22 April 2014.