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=== Parish History  ===
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== Parish History  ==
  
MORDEN, GUILDEN (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Royston, hundred of Armingford, county of Cambridge, 5½ miles (E.) from Biggleswade.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51158#s17 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 340-342. Date accessed and adapted: 03 July 2013.</ref>  
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MORDEN, GUILDEN (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Royston, hundred of Armingford, county of Cambridge, 5½ miles E from Biggleswade.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51158#s17 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 340-342. Date accessed and adapted: 03 July 2013.</ref>
  
=== Resources  ===
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== Resources  ==
  
==== Civil Registration  ====
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=== Civil Registration  ===
  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|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].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|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].  
  
==== Church records  ====
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=== Church Records ===
  
Guilden Morden parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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'''Guilden Morden''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
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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.<br><br>
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Bishop's transcripts for [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/1108663 Guilden-Morden, 1599-1972 have been digitised.]
 
 
Copies of parish registers are also available through the [http://www.sog.org.uk/ Society of Genealogists] and the [https://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/residents/libraries-leisure-&-culture/archives/ Cambridge Archives].
 
  
 
===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
 
===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
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*'''1717''' [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-and-wales-roman-catholics-1717 England & Wales, Roman Catholics, 1717] at FindMyPast ($), index and images
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*Independent/Congregational
  
Independent/Congregational<br>
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=== Census Records ===
 
 
==== Census records  ====
 
  
 
{{British Census|241222}}
 
{{British Census|241222}}
  
==== Probate records ====
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=== Probate Records ===
  
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cambridgeshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cambridgeshire 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  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==

Revision as of 10:59, 8 April 2021

Guide to Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Armingford
County Cambridgeshire
Poor Law Union Royston
Registration District Royston
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1599
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Shingay
Diocese Ely
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely
Location of Archive
Cambridgeshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

MORDEN, GUILDEN (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Royston, hundred of Armingford, county of Cambridge, 5½ miles E from Biggleswade.[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]

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

FS BTs = FamilySearch Bishop's Transcripts - free[2]
Guilden Morden Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS BTs
1599-1845 1599-1845
1599-1845, 1879, 1891, 1897-1904, 1911, 1929, 1972

Bishop's transcripts for Guilden-Morden, 1599-1972 have been digitised.

Non-Conformist Churches[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.


Probate Records[edit | edit source]

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

Guilden Morden on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 340-342. Date accessed and adapted: 03 July 2013.
  2. FamilySearch Catalog. Accessed 12 April 2016.