Difference between revisions of "Moseley St Mary, Worcestershire Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Text replace - "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. Add links to the Family History)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire Parishes]]  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire Parishes]]  
  
 +
Guide to '''Moseley St Mary, Worcestershire family history and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
MOSELEY, a chapelry, in the '''parish and union of King's-Norton''', Upper division of the hundred of Halfshire, E. division of the county of Worcester, 2 miles (S.) from Birmingham. The chapel, dedicated to '''St. Mary''', was enlarged in 1822: at the west end is a tower with three bells. There are places of worship for '''Baptists''' and '''Wesleyans'''.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51161#s8 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'', (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 13 October 2013.</ref>
+
MOSELEY, a chapelry, in the '''parish and union of King's-Norton''', Upper division of the hundred of Halfshire, E. division of the county of Worcester, 2 miles (S.) from Birmingham. The chapel, dedicated to '''St. Mary''', was enlarged in 1822: at the west end is a tower with three bells. There are places of worship for '''Baptists''' and '''Wesleyans'''.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51161#s8 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'', (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 13 October 2013.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
Line 12: Line 13:
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
 
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
Line 19: Line 18:
 
{{British Census|464208}}  
 
{{British Census|464208}}  
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
+
==== Probate records  ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Worcestershire Probate Records|Worcestershire 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 [[Worcestershire Probate Records|Worcestershire 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<br> ==
+
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
+
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
  
 
*[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]
  
== Websites ==
+
== Websites ==
== References ==
+
 
 +
== References ==
  
 
{{reflist}}  
 
{{reflist}}  
Line 37: Line 37:
 
[http://www.worcesterbmsgh.co.uk/MoseleyStMary.html Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry<br>]Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
 
[http://www.worcesterbmsgh.co.uk/MoseleyStMary.html Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry<br>]Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
  
{{Worcestershire}}
+
{{Worcestershire}}  
  
 
[[Category:Worcestershire]]
 
[[Category:Worcestershire]]

Revision as of 14:39, 20 August 2014

England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire, England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Worcestershire Parishes

Guide to Moseley St Mary, Worcestershire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

MOSELEY, a chapelry, in the parish and union of King's-Norton, Upper division of the hundred of Halfshire, E. division of the county of Worcester, 2 miles (S.) from Birmingham. The chapel, dedicated to St. Mary, was enlarged in 1822: at the west end is a tower with three bells. There are places of worship for Baptists and Wesleyans.[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[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 Worcestershire 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. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 13 October 2013.

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.