Norton, Gloucestershire Genealogy

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

JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[2]
Norton, Gloucestershire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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JOIN

1604-1812


An extraction of the Bishop's Transcripts of this parish are available at http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~wrag44/norton/norton.htm

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.

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

Reference[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 439-441. Date accessed: 31 December 2012.
  2. 'Gloucestershire Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 18 April 2014.