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=== Parish History ===
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KEMBERTON (St. Andrew),'''a parish''', in the union of Shiffnall, Shiffnall division of the hundred of Brimstree, S. division of Shropshire, 3 miles (S. S. W.)from Shiffnall. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51070 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 646-652. Date accessed: 22 June 2012.</ref>  
 
KEMBERTON (St. Andrew),'''a parish''', in the union of Shiffnall, Shiffnall division of the hundred of Brimstree, S. division of Shropshire, 3 miles (S. S. W.)from Shiffnall. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51070 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 646-652. Date accessed: 22 June 2012.</ref>  
  
=== Resources ===
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==== 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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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
 
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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Bishop's transcripts held at [[Lichfield Record Office]] Bap 1674-1839 Marr 1674-1859 Bur 1674-1839 Missing all events for 1837  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Shropshire Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Shropshire Probate Records|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.  

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

Kemberton, Shropshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Brimstree
County Shropshire
Poor Law Union Shifnal
Registration District Shiffnal
Records begin
Parish registers: 1659
Bishop's Transcripts: 1674
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Shifnal
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

KEMBERTON (St. Andrew),a parish, in the union of Shiffnall, Shiffnall division of the hundred of Brimstree, S. division of Shropshire, 3 miles (S. S. W.)from Shiffnall. [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]

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

FMP = Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)[2][3][4]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[5]
Kemberton, Shropshire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
IGI 1659-1859 1659-1859

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1674-1839 Marr 1674-1859 Bur 1674-1839 Missing all events for 1837

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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/Kemberton/index.html

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 646-652. Date accessed: 22 June 2012.
  2. 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  3. 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  4. 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  5. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 24 April 2014.