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Holy Trinity church was built in 1847 and the parish formed in 1848. <br>  
 
Holy Trinity church was built in 1847 and the parish formed in 1848. <br>  
  
In 1870-72, John Marius Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales described Kimberley like this:  
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Southwell and Nottingham Church History Project are researching the history of this church [http://southwellchurches.history.nottingham.ac.uk/_main/hinprogress.php+work in progress]<br>
  
<br>KIMBERLEY, a hamlet and a chapelry in Greasley parish, Notts. The hamlet lies 2½ miles NE of Ilkeston r. station, 2 E of the Erewash river and canal at the boundary with Derby, and 5¾ NW of Nottingham; and has a post office under Nottingham. The chapelry was constituted in 1848. Pop. in 1861, 2, 821. Houses, 573. The property is subdivided. Framework knitting and coal mining are largely carried on; and there are two breweries and a large corn mill. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £170.* Patron, the Vicar of Greasley. The church was built in 1847, at a cost of £2, 300; and the parsonage was built in 1852, at a cost of upwards of £1.100. There are chapels for Primitive Methodists and New Connexion Methodists, and a British school.<br>See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kimberley,_Nottinghamshire+ Kimberley Wikipedia]<br>
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See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kimberley,_Nottinghamshire+ Kimberley Wikipedia]<br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 08:33, 26 September 2011

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Kimberley Holy Trinity was formed as an Ecclesiastical parish from Greasley, Nottinghamshire Ancient Parish.

Holy Trinity church was built in 1847 and the parish formed in 1848.

Southwell and Nottingham Church History Project are researching the history of this church in progress

See also Kimberley Wikipedia

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.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Kimberley

Census records[edit | edit source]

See Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Basford Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire 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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.