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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
ROLLRIGHT, GREAT (St. Andrew), a '''parish''', in the union of Chipping-Norton, hundred of Chadlington, county of Oxford, 3 miles (N. by E.) from Chipping-Norton. There is a place of worship for Baptists. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51243 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848),''] pp. 690-695. Date accessed: 08 October 2012.</ref>  
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ROLLRIGHT, GREAT (St. Andrew), a '''parish''', in the union of Chipping-Norton, hundred of Chadlington, county of Oxford, 3 miles (N. by E.) from Chipping-Norton. There is a place of worship for Baptists. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51243 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848),''] pp. 690-695. Date accessed: 08 October 2012.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

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Guide to Great Rollright, Oxfordshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

ROLLRIGHT, GREAT (St. Andrew), a parish, in the union of Chipping-Norton, hundred of Chadlington, county of Oxford, 3 miles (N. by E.) from Chipping-Norton. There is a place of worship for Baptists. [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]

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.

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Probate records[edit | edit source]

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

Reference
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  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 690-695. Date accessed: 08 October 2012.