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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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COCKSHUT, '''a chapelry''', in the parish and union of Ellesmere, hundred of Pimhill, N. division of Shropshire,4 miles (S. E. by S.) from Ellesmere. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [https://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50888 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 654-659. Date accessed: 05 June 2012.</ref>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church records  ====
 
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Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1797-1880 Marr none Bur 1707-1880 Missing Bap/Bur 1858 <br>
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Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1797-1880 Marr none Bur 1707-1880 Missing Bap/Bur 1858 <br>  
  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes. <br>  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes. <br>  
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==== Census records  ====
  
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==== Probate records  ====
 
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Parish History[edit | edit source]

COCKSHUT, a chapelry, in the parish and union of Ellesmere, hundred of Pimhill, N. division of Shropshire,4 miles (S. E. by S.) from Ellesmere. [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]

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1797-1880 Marr none Bur 1707-1880 Missing Bap/Bur 1858

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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

Non Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

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]

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

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 654-659. Date accessed: 05 June 2012.