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| County = Huntingdonshire
 
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| Hundred = Huntingdon Borough
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Huntingdon/ Huntingdon]
 
| Registration District = Huntingdon
 
| Registration District = Huntingdon
 
| PRbegin = 1593; Separate registers exist for Huntingdon St Benedict beginning 1574
 
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Guide to '''Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict, Huntingdonshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
 
Guide to '''Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict, Huntingdonshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
=== Parish History ===
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== Parish History ==
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Huntingdon is a town, four '''parishes''', a sub-district, and a district in Huntingdonshire. All Saints church is on the N side of the marketplace. There is an '''Independent''' chapel. There are also chapels for '''Quakers''', '''Wesleyans''', and '''Primitive Methodists'''. The four ''parishes'' in Huntingdon are All Saints, St. Mary, St. John, and St. Benedict.<ref>John Marius Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/35 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales''] 1870-2. Date accessed: 15 August 2013.</ref>
  
Huntingdon, is a town, four '''parishes''', a sub-district, and a district in Huntingdonshire. All Saints church is on the N side of the market place. There is an '''Independent''' chapel. There are also chapels for '''Quakers''', '''Wesleyans''', and '''Primitive Methodists'''. The four ''parishes'' in Huntingdon are All Saints, St. Mary, St. John, and St. Benedict.<ref>John Marius Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/35 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales''] 1870-2. Date accessed: 15 August 2013.</ref>
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== Resources  ==
  
=== <br>Resources  ===
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=== Find Neighboring Parishes ===
  
==== Civil Registration ====
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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>
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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 ===
  
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1"
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==== Church of England ====
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<font color=blue> Due to the increasing access of online records:</font><br>
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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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'''''Hover over the collection's title for more information'''''
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{| class="wikitable" width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BIVRI''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records'], ''Genoot,'' accessed 18 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#b6cee2" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict Online Parish Records'''
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/ Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#efdcc3" | <center>'''''Collections'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#d9bfbf" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#bfd9bf" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#cac4d4" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG = '''[http://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeReg.org.uk]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" |
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes only''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>''Indexes only''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>''Indexes and images''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>''Indexes only''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyHuntingdon.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Huntingdon, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 21 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FamilySearch Collections-Huntingdonshire
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Huntingdonshire&recordType=0 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Huntingdonshire&recordType=1 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/location/united-kingdom-and-ireland/england?region=England,Huntingdonshire&recordType=2 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - (£)]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20130920205813/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=HUN 'National Burial Index - Huntingdonshire Coverage,'] ''FindMyPast (WayBack Machine),'' accessed 17 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FamilySearch Parish Registers-Huntingdonshire
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2340291 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2340291 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2340291 1500s-1900s]</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| 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" width="30%"| Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
|}
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>'''-'''</center>
'''Huntingdon St Benedict''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"|<center>{{FSC Bishop's Transcript}}</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''HUNTINGDON ST BENEDICT PARISH (1574) Online Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| FreeREG
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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" | <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ 1500s-1900s] </center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Find May Past-Huntingdonshire ($)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" |  <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-births-and-baptisms-1538-1975 1500s-1900s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/england-marriages-1538-1973 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/huntingdonshire-burials 1500s-1900s] </center>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Ancestry Extracted Church of England Parish Records-Huntingdonshire ($)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61549/ 1500s-1800s]  </center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center> [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61549/ 1500s-1800s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center> [https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/61549/ 1500s-1800s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BIVRI'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 '''1574-1875''']  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8912  1800s-1900s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 '''1575-1783, 1813-1837''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8913 1800s-1900s] </center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://www.ancestry.com/search/collections/8914 1800s-1900s]</center>  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''
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| bgcolor="#dbe7f0" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | ''Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage''
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/ '''1575-1700''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1574-1691''']
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1574-1691''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>[https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 1500s-1800s]</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1574-1691''']
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" width="30%"| National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi '''1692-1783, 1813-1875''']
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{IGI|M168842|disp='''1754-1783, 1813-1837'''}}
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" | <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>'''-'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#E8E8E8"| <center>[https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales 1500s-1800s]</center>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1574-1900''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PALL'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 '''1780-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|}
 
|}
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'''''Other Websites'''''<br>
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These databases have incomplete parish coverage. <br>
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*[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Huntingdonshire Joiner Marriage Index - Huntingdonshire] ($)
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*[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/huntingdonshire-parish-records The Genealogist Parish Registers - Huntingdonshire] ($)
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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
  
'''Huntingdon St Mary''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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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'')
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 
|-
 
! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''HUNTINGDON ST MARY PARISH (1593) Online Records'''
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BIVRI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 '''1674-1875''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 '''1593-1875''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/ '''1593-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1593-1875''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1593-1875''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | None
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1593-1876''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi  '''1692-1783, 1813-1875''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{IGI|M168842|disp='''1754-1783, 1813-1837'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1574-1900''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PALL'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 '''1780-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|}
 
  
==== Census records  ====
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=== Census Records ===
  
 
{{British Census|288840}}  
 
{{British Census|288840}}  
  
==== 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 [[Huntingdonshire Probate Records|Huntingdonshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Huntingdonshire Probate Records|Huntingdonshire 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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== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==
  
Huntingdon on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/Huntingdon/index.html GENUKI]  
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*Huntingdon on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/Huntingdon GENUKI]  
 
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*Huntingdon St. Mary on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/HuntingdonStMary GENUKI]  
Huntingdon St. Mary on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/HuntingdonStMary/index.html GENUKI]
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*Huntingdon St. Benedict on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/HuntingdonStBenedict GENUKI]  
 
 
Huntingdon St. Benedict on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/HUN/HuntingdonStBenedict/index.html GENUKI]
 
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
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{{reflist}} {{Huntingdonshire}}  
 
{{reflist}} {{Huntingdonshire}}  
  
[[Category:Huntingdonshire]]
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[[Category:Huntingdonshire_Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 15:48, 28 June 2021

Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict
Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict, Huntingdonshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Huntingdon Borough
County Huntingdonshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Huntingdon
Registration District Huntingdon
Records begin
Parish registers: 1593; Separate registers exist for Huntingdon St Benedict beginning 1574
Bishop's Transcripts: 1604; Separate records exist for Huntingdon St Benedict beginning 1604
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Huntingdon
Diocese Pre-1837 - Lincoln; Post-1836 - Ely
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of Lincoln and of the Archdeacon in the Archdeaconry of Huntingdon
Location of Archive
Huntingdonshire Record Office

Guide to Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict, Huntingdonshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Huntingdon is a town, four parishes, a sub-district, and a district in Huntingdonshire. All Saints church is on the N side of the marketplace. There is an Independent chapel. There are also chapels for Quakers, Wesleyans, and Primitive Methodists. The four parishes in Huntingdon are All Saints, St. Mary, St. John, and St. Benedict.[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]

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

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Huntingdon St Mary and St Benedict Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
FamilySearch Collections-Huntingdonshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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FamilySearch Parish Registers-Huntingdonshire
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 May Past-Huntingdonshire ($)
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Ancestry Extracted Church of England Parish Records-Huntingdonshire ($)
1500s-1800s
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1500s-1800s
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1500s-1800s
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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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1500s-1800s
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National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1800s

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 Huntingdonshire 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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870-2. Date accessed: 15 August 2013.