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== Parish History  ==
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| link1=[[England Genealogy |England]]
{{expand section|a summary overview of the history of this parish}}
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| link2=[[Leicestershire Genealogy|Leicestershire]]
== Resources  ==
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| link3=[[Leicestershire Parishes]]
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| link5=Leicester Christ Church
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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. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish]]
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| County = Leicestershire
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| Hundred = Guthlaxton; Leicester Borough
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Leicester/ Leicester]
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| Registration District = Blaby; Leicester
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| PRbegin = 1839
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| BTbegin = None
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Peterborough
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Christianity
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Leicestershire Record Office]]
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}}
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=== Parish History  ===
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Leicester Christ Church is an [http://maps.familysearch.org/ '''Ecclesiastical Parish'''] in the county of Leicestershire, created in 1843 from Leicester St Margaret Ancient Parish; Exact boundary unknown.<ref>http://maps.familysearch.org/</ref>
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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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].  
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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Leicester parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991 (FamilySearch) - free]
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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" | '''FMP''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/ Leicestershire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP Banns''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-banns Leicestershire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP Marr''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-marriage-licences-1604-1891 Leicestershire Marriage Licences, 1604-1891 (FindMyPast) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''MyH''' = [https://www.myheritage.com/ Leicestershire Parish Births, Marriages, Burials (MyHeritage) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Leicestershire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/leicestershire-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Leicestershire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PC''' = [https://www.parishchest.com/ Parish Chest - ($)] Registers delivered by email.
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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" | '''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/search/catalog FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
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{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Leicester Online Parish Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS PRs'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-baptisms '''1538-1916''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-marriages '''1537-1931''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-burials '''1538-1991''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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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/leicestershire-banns '''1637-1940''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP Marr'''
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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/leicestershire-marriage-licences-1604-1891 '''1604-1891''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''MyH'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10032/leicestershire-parish-birth-christenings-records?s=443350451 '''1510-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10034/leicestershire-parish-marriage-records?s=443350451 '''1510-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10033/leicestershire-parish-burial-records?s=443350451 '''1510-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1550s-1900s'''] 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1500s-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1500s-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1500s-1900s''']
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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" | '''IGI'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog PRs'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs'''
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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 are also available at the [https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/history-and-heritage/visit-the-record-office/about-the-record-office Leicestershire Record Office].
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{{British Census|438751}}
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}
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{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}  
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==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Leicestershire Probate Records| 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.  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Leicestershire Probate Records|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.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Web sites  ==
 
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
 
  
[[Category: Leicestershire]]
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== Websites  ==
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== References  ==
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{{Reflist}} {{Leicestershire}}
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[[Category:Leicestershire Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 14:28, 28 April 2020

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]

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

FS PRs = England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP = Leicestershire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Banns = Leicestershire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Marr = Leicestershire Marriage Licences, 1604-1891 (FindMyPast) - ($)
MyH = Leicestershire Parish Births, Marriages, Burials (MyHeritage) - ($)
TGEN = Leicestershire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
PC = Parish Chest - ($) Registers delivered by email.
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Leicester Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PRs 1533-1991
1533-1991
1533-1991
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FMP 1538-1916
1537-1931
1538-1991
FMP Banns

1637-1940


FMP Marr

1604-1891


MyH 1510-1900s
1510-1900s
1510-1900s
TGEN

1550s-1900s


PC 1500s-1900s
1500s-1900s
1500s-1900s
JOIN

1538-1837


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 are also available at the Leicestershire Record Office.


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]