Hall Green Marston Chapel, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Hamlet History[edit | edit source]

"HALL-GREEN, a hamlet, in the parish of Yardley, union of Solihull, Upper division of the hundred of Halfshire, Northfield and E. divisions of the county of Worcester, 3 miles (S.) from Birmingham. It lies on the road from Birmingham to Henley. Here is a chapel, of which the living is a perpetual curacy, in the patronage of Trustees. The edifice was built in 1703, by Job Marston, Esq,, at an expense of £1000, and was endowed with property that now produces £130 per annum: a gallery was added in 1836."[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]

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts 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

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
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire 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
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wilson, John Marius. Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales. Published Edinburgh & London 1870. URL: www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
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