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Guide to '''Harefield, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
 
Guide to '''Harefield, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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=== Parish History  ===
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== Parish History  ==
  
'Harefield&nbsp;Virgin Mary (1538), a '''parish''', in the union of Uxbridge, hundred of Elthorne, county of Middlesex, 4¼ miles north of Uxbridge.'<ref>Samuel A. Lewis,  [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51006#s24  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] 1848   Date accessed and adapted: 24 October 2013.</ref>  
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Harefield Virgin Mary (1538), a '''parish''', in the union of Uxbridge, hundred of Elthorne, county of Middlesex, 4¼ miles north of Uxbridge.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,  [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51006#s24  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] 1848 Date accessed and adapted: 24 October 2013.</ref>  
  
The ''Victoria County History'' of Harefield (1962) is available [http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 online]. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, church, nonconformity, schools, and charities.<ref>''A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington'' (1962), pp. 237-258. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 Date accessed: 27 March 2012.</ref>  
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The ''Victoria County History'' of Harefield (1962) is available [http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 online]. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, church, nonconformity, schools, and charities.<ref>''A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington'' (1962), pp. 237-258. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 Date accessed: 27 March 2012.</ref>
  
=== Resources  ===
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== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="20" | <center><font size="+1">'''Online Harefield Parish Register Images and Indexes'''</font></center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1538</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" rowspan="2" colspan="2" | '''Images'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1538-1812 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 Ancestry] baptisms, marriages, and burials<ref name="anc">[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] (£). Described as St Mary the Virgin, Harefield in Hillingdon Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.</ref></center>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1538-1812 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 Ancestry] baptisms, marriages, and burials<ref name="anc">[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] (£). Described as St Mary the Virgin, Harefield in Hillingdon Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.</ref></center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 Ancestry]<ref name="ancb">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] (£). Described as Harefield St Mary the Virgin in Hillingdon Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 Ancestry]<ref name="ancb">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] (£). Described as Harefield St Mary the Virgin in Hillingdon Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" rowspan="8" | '''Indexes'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" rowspan="8" colspan="2" | '''Indexes'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1538-1812  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1538-1812  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://britishorigins.com/ BritishOrigins]<ref>[http://britishorigins.com/help/aboutbo-MDXbapt.aspx 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,'] ''British Origins,'' accessed 16 March 2012.</ref>  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/ findmypast]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20130331050756/http://www.britishorigins.com/help/aboutbo-MDXbapt.aspx 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,' (Wayback Machine)] ''British Origins,'' accessed 16 March 2012.</ref>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1546-1837  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1546-1837  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records findmypast]<ref name="west">[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#westMiddlesexMarriages 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 8 March 2012.</ref>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records findmypast]<ref name="west">[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#westMiddlesexMarriages 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 8 March 2012.</ref>  
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" | 1600-1866  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.origins.net/help/aboutbo-LondonBurials.aspx BritishOrigins]<ref name="greater">[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutbo-LondonBurials-mdx-parishes.aspx 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,'] ''British Origins'' (£), accessed 4 April 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/ findmypast]<ref name="greater">[https://web.archive.org/web/20130705154430/http://www.origins.net/help/aboutbo-LondonBurials-mdx-parishes.aspx 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' (Wayback Machine)] ''British Origins'' (£), accessed 4 April 2013.</ref>
 
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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.  
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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.
  
 
==== Census and Inhabitants Lists  ====
 
==== Census and Inhabitants Lists  ====
  
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===== 1666 Hearth Tax  =====
 
===== 1666 Hearth Tax  =====
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==== Manorial Records  ====
 
==== Manorial Records  ====
  
Records survive for three manors in Harefield Parish: Brackenbury Manor (1807-1808), Harefield Manor (1301-1900), and Moorhall Manor (1558-1913). The [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/mdr/default.htm Manorial Documents Register] will help you locate these records.  
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*Records survive for three manors in Harefield Parish: Brackenbury Manor (1807-1808), Harefield Manor (1301-1900), and Moorhall Manor (1558-1913). The [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/mdr/default.htm Manorial Documents Register] will help you locate these records.  
  
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.
 
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
  
 
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Latest revision as of 17:14, 19 October 2019

Guide to Harefield, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Harefield, Middlesex
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Elthorne
County Middlesex, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Uxbridge
Registration District Uxbridge
Records begin
Parish registers: 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1813
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not created until 1858
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)
Location of Archive
London Metropolitan Archives

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Harefield Virgin Mary (1538), a parish, in the union of Uxbridge, hundred of Elthorne, county of Middlesex, 4¼ miles north of Uxbridge.[1]

The Victoria County History of Harefield (1962) is available online. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, church, nonconformity, schools, and charities.[2]

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]

Online Harefield Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1538
1538
1538
Images
1538-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[3]
1813-1891 Ancestry[4] 1754-1893 Ancestry[5] 1813-1898 Ancestry[6]
Indexes 1538-1812 findmypast[7] 1546-1837 findmypast[8] 1600-1866 findmypast[9]
Unknown findmypast[10] 1546-1837 TheGenealogist[11]
1546-1837 FamilyRelatives[12]
1616-1837 Joiner[13]
    1790-1837 Ancestry[14]    

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.

Census and Inhabitants Lists[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.


1666 Hearth Tax[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 Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Manorial Records[edit | edit source]

  • Records survive for three manors in Harefield Parish: Brackenbury Manor (1807-1808), Harefield Manor (1301-1900), and Moorhall Manor (1558-1913). The Manorial Documents Register will help you locate these records.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

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]

Harefield on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England 1848 Date accessed and adapted: 24 October 2013.
  2. A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington (1962), pp. 237-258. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 Date accessed: 27 March 2012.
  3. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Mary the Virgin, Harefield in Hillingdon Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Harefield St Mary the Virgin in Hillingdon Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Harefield St Mary the Virgin in Hillingdon Borough. Partially indexed.
  6. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Harefield St Mary the Virgin in Hillingdon Borough. Partially indexed.
  7. 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins, accessed 16 March 2012.
  8. 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 8 March 2012.
  9. 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins (£), accessed 4 April 2013.
  10. 'Middlesex baptism records coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 29 September 2012.
  11. 'Middlesex Parish Record Transcripts,' The Genealogist, accessed 10 March 2012.
  12. 'Middlesex Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,' Family Relatives, accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes.
  13. 'Search Marriage Records in Middlesex,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 20 March 2012.
  14. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm