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Ossington, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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Ossington Holy Rood

Parish HistoryEdit

Ossington Holy Rood is an Ancient Parish in the Newark and Sherwood district of Nottinghamshire.

The Southwell and Nottingham Church History Project have researched the history of this church and parish Ossington Holy Rood

The Estate church of Holy Rood has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building

See also Ossington Wikipedia

During the Second World War RAF Ossington was used by Bomber Command and as an advanced flying field; Ossington Hall formed part of the accommodation for the RAF station.


Civil RegistrationEdit

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 recordsEdit

Ossington Holy Rood

Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1594-1979 Marriages 1600-1900 Burials 1594-1903Bishop’s Transcripts 1812-1825

Nottinghamshire County Council
County Hall
West Bridgford
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online

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

Census recordsEdit

See Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law UnionsEdit

Southwell Poor Law Union,Nottinghamshire

Probate records

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 sitesEdit

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