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==== Church Records  ====
 
==== Church Records  ====
  
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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Norton parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''AC = '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 Gloucestershire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 'Gloucestershire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813,'] ''Ancestry,'' accessed 17 June 2016.</ref><ref>[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5066 'Gloucestershire, England, Baptisms, 1813-1913,'] ''Ancestry,'' accessed 23 June 2016.</ref><ref>[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5156 'Gloucestershire, England, Marriages, 1754-1938,'] ''Ancestry,'' accessed 21 June 2016.</ref><ref>[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5158 'Gloucestershire, England, Burials, 1813-1988,'] ''Ancestry,'' accessed 28 June 2016.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''DEAN''' = [http://www.forest-of-dean.org.uk/index.php/parish-records-search Forest of Dean Family History Trust - free]<ref>[http://www.forest-of-dean.org.uk/index.php/transcript-summary 'Transcript Summary,'] ''Forest of Dean Family History Trust,'' accessed 22 July 2016. The Forest of Dean Family History Trust's 'policy is not to show records within the following cut off years - Baptisms 90 years, Marriages 70 years, Burials 30 years.'</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Gloucestershire/ 'Gloucestershire Coverage,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 18 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 1''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813 (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 2''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/ Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Gloucestershire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/gloucestershire-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Gloucestershire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free]
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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/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1753''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1753''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=4732 '''1569-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5066 '''1813-1913''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5066 '''1813-1913''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5156 '''1754-1938''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5156 '''1754-1938''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5158 '''1813-1928''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5158 '''1813-1928''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''DEAN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 1'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.forest-of-dean.org.uk/index.php/parish-records-search '''1569-1989''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61407 '''1538-1812''']
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.forest-of-dean.org.uk/index.php/parish-records-search '''1569-1979''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61407 '''1538-1812'''] 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.forest-of-dean.org.uk/index.php/parish-records-search '''1569-1928''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=61407 '''1538-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 2'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5066 '''1813-1913''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5156 '''1754-1938''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5158 '''1813-1988''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1538-1844''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ '''1604-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ '''1538-1837''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 '''1538-1850''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales '''1813-1893''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
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An extraction of the Bishop's Transcripts of this parish are available at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wrag44/norton/norton.htm
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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.gloucestershire.gov.uk/archives/ Gloucestershire Archives].
  
 
==== Census Records  ====
 
==== Census Records  ====

Revision as of 18:17, 10 June 2019

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

Norton, Gloucestershire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Dudstone and King's Barton
County Gloucestershire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Gloucester
Registration District Gloucester
Records begin
Parish registers: 1686
Bishop's Transcripts: 1569
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Gloucester
Diocese Pre 1836 - Gloucester; Post 1835 - Gloucester and Bristol
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Gloucester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Gloucestershire Archives

Parish History[edit | edit source]

NORTON (St. Mary), a parish, in the Upper division of the hundred of Dudstone and King's-Barton, union and E. division of the county of Gloucester,4 miles (N. E. by N.) from the city of Gloucester. [1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Norton parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
ANC 1 = Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1813 (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC 2 = Gloucestershire, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)
TGEN = Gloucestershire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Norton Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
ANC 1 1538-1812
1538-1812
1538-1812
ANC 2 1813-1913
1754-1938
1813-1988
TGEN

1538-1844


JOIN

1538-1837


BOYD

1538-1850


NBI



1813-1893
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 Gloucestershire Archives.

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of will, adminstrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Gloucestershire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court jurisdiction by parish.

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visiual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 439-441. Date accessed: 31 December 2012.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Gloucestershire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk