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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Hopesay parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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Hopesay parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3155854 England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918 (FamilySearch) - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-baptisms?_ga=1.42578086.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-marriages?_ga=1.68763154.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-banns?_ga=1.42578086.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Banns 1760-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref><ref>[http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/shropshire-burials?_ga=1.38247840.2019712740.1368745952 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,'] ''findmypast,'' accessed 28 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyShropshire.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 24 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://www.findmypast.com/ Shropshire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PALL''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>''Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes.'' Digital version at {{FSbook|1310100}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP Banns''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/shropshire-banns Shropshire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC''' = [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/shropshireextpar/ Shropshire, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Shropshire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/shropshire-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Shropshire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>ArcherSoftware.co.uk</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
 
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''HOPESAY PARISH Online Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Hopesay Online Parish Records'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3155854 '''1538-1918''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3155854 '''1538-1918''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/3155854 '''1538-1918''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1662-1837''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/shropshire-baptisms '''1538-1900''']  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/shropshire-marriages '''1538-1906''']
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/shropshire-burials '''1518-1900''']
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''Undefined''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP Banns'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/shropshire-banns '''1754-1900''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/shropshireextpar/ '''1538-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/shropshireextpar/ '''1538-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/shropshireextpar/ '''1538-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1538-1800s''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1538-1800s''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1538-1800s''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ '''1538-1837''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 '''1538-1850''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi '''1660-1847''']
 
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi '''1662-1846 (gaps)''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs'''  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 '''1790-1837''']
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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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Records may be found on [http://www.melocki.org.uk/MelockiSalop.html Mel Lockie]. Records are also available at the [https://www.shropshirearchives.org.uk/ Shropshire Archives].
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Revision as of 19:57, 30 April 2019


Guide to Hopesay, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Hopesay, Shropshire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Purslow
County Shropshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Clun
Registration District Clun
Records begin
Parish registers: 1678
Bishop's Transcripts: 1660
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Clun
Diocese Hereford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

HOPESAY (St. Mary) a parish, in the union of Clun, hundred of Purslow, S. division of Shropshire, 6 miles (S. E.) from Bishop's-Castle. [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]

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

FS PRs = England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP = Shropshire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Banns = Shropshire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)
ANC = Shropshire, England, Extracted Church of England Parish Records, 1538-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)
TGEN = Shropshire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Hopesay Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PRs 1538-1918
1538-1918
1538-1918
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FMP 1538-1900
1538-1906
1518-1900
FMP Banns

1754-1900


ANC 1538-1812
1538-1812
1538-1812
TGEN 1538-1800s
1538-1800s
1538-1800s
JOIN

1538-1837


BOYD

1538-1850


IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use 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.

Records may be found on Mel Lockie. Records are also available at the Shropshire Archives.

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 Shropshire 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]

http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SAL/Hopesay/index.html

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 545-547. Date accessed: 18 June 2012.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Shropshire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk