Orston, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Orston St Mary is an Ancient Parish . Thoroton, Nottinghamshire  and Scarrington, Nottinghamshire were chapelries of this parish.

History of the church Orston St Mary

The church of St Mary has been designated a grade I listed building British listed building

See also Orston Wikipedia

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]

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.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Orston

Census records[edit | edit source]

See Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Bingham Poor Law Union, Nottinghamshire

Probate records
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire 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
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Web sites[edit | edit source]

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.