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| County = Leicestershire
| County = Leicestershire
| Hundred = Guthlaxton; Leicester Borough
| Hundred = Guthlaxton; Leicester Borough
| Poor Law Union = Leicester
| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Leicester/ Leicester]
| Registration District = Blaby; Leicester
| Registration District = Blaby; Leicester
| PRbegin = 1839
| PRbegin = 1839

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Guide to Leicester Christ Church, Leicestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Leicester Christ Church, Leicestershire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Guthlaxton; Leicester Borough
County Leicestershire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Leicester
Registration District Blaby; Leicester
Records begin
Parish registers: 1839
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Christianity
Diocese Peterborough
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
Location of Archive
Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Leicester Christ Church is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Leicestershire, created in 1843 from Leicester St Margaret Ancient Parish; Exact boundary unknown.[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]

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.

Census records[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 Leicestershire 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]