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Guide to '''Guilden Morden, Cambridgeshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Cambridgeshire
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| Hundred = Armingford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Royston/ Royston]
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| Registration District = Royston
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| PRbegin = 1653
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| BTbegin = 1599
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Ely
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Shingay
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| Parish =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Guilden-Morden, is a '''parish''' in the district of Royston and county of Cambridge; on the river Rhea, adjacent to Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire, 5 miles N of Ashwell railway station, and 6 miles NW of Royston. The post town is, Steeple-Morden, under Royston. There&nbsp;is an '''Independent''' chapel.<ref>1. Wilson, John M., [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales], publ. London  Edinburgh: 1870  </ref>  
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MORDEN, GUILDEN (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Royston, hundred of Armingford, county of Cambridge, 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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== Resources  ==
  
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=== Find Neighboring Parishes ===
  
== Resources  ==
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Use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]
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::*Type the name of the parish in the ''search bar''
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::*Click on the location ''pin'' on the map
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::*Choose ''Options'' from the pop up box
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::*Click "List Contiguous Parishes" to find the neighboring parishes<br>
  
==== 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 ===
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''The Church of England'' (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor. <br>
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''Non-Conformist'' refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformists 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
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==== Church of England ====
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*<font color=blue>Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified<br>
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*Dates in the following table are approximate </font><br>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FamilySearch Parish Registers-Cambridgeshire
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>{{RecordSearch|3299384|1500s-1900s}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>{{RecordSearch|3299384|1500s-1900s}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Find My Past-Cambridgeshire ($)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|  <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/cambridgeshire-baptisms 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/cambridgeshire-burials 1500s-1800s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"|Find My Past Banns-Cambridgeshire ($)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Ancestry-Church of England BMD Indexes ($)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/9841/ 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8914 1800s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#dbe7f0" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | ''Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage''
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales 1500s-1900s]</center>
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'''''Other Websites'''''
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These databases have incomplete parish coverage. <br>
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*[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Cambridgeshire/ Joiner Marriage Index - Cambridgeshire] ($)
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*[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/cambridgeshire-parish-records The Genealogist Parish Registers - Cambridgeshire] ($)
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*[http://www.dustydocs.com/ UK Websites for Parish Records] - Links to online genealogical records
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*[https://ogindex.org/ Online Genealogical Index] -  Links to online genealogical records
  
==== Census records  ====
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==== Non-Conformists (All other Religions) ====
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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 (''coverage may vary'')
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*Independent/Congregational
  
{{British Census|241222}}
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=== Census Records ===
  
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{{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  ==
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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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Guilden Morden on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CAM/GuildenMorden GENUKI]
  
 
== References  ==
 
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Latest revision as of 14:43, 28 June 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 England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Armingford
County Cambridgeshire, England Genealogy
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]

Find Neighboring Parishes[edit | edit source]

Use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map

  • Type the name of the parish in the search bar
  • Click on the location pin on the map
  • Choose Options from the pop up box
  • Click "List Contiguous Parishes" to find the neighboring parishes

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]

The Church of England (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor.
Non-Conformist refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.

Church of England[edit | edit source]

Due to the increasing access of online records:

  • Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified
  • Dates in the following table are approximate

Hover over the collection's title for more information

Guilden Morden Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
FamilySearch Collections-Cambridgeshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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FamilySearch Parish Registers-Cambridgeshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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FreeREG
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Find My Past-Cambridgeshire ($)
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1500s-1900s
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1800s
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Find My Past Banns-Cambridgeshire ($)
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1600s-1900s
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Ancestry-Church of England BMD Indexes ($)
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage
Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
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National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1900s

Other Websites These databases have incomplete parish coverage.

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

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 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.