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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
Potters Marston parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 England, Leicestershire Parish Registers, 1533-1991 (FamilySearch) - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/ Leicestershire Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP Banns''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-banns Leicestershire Banns (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP Marr''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-marriage-licences-1604-1891 Leicestershire Marriage Licences, 1604-1891 (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''MyH''' = [https://www.myheritage.com/ Leicestershire Parish Births, Marriages, Burials (MyHeritage) - ($)]
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Hampshire Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PC''' = [http://www.parishchest.com/ Parish Chest - (£)]. Registers delivered by email.<ref>[http://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 'Leicestershire Parish Registers'],  ''Parish Chest,'' accessed 25 January 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PC''' = [https://www.parishchest.com/ Parish Chest - ($)] Registers delivered by email.
 
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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" | '''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="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Potters Marston Online Parish Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
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| 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="#ffffcc" | '''FS PRs'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/2840172 '''1533-1991''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-baptisms '''1538-1916''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-marriages '''1537-1931''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-burials '''1538-1991''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP Banns'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-banns '''1637-1940''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP Marr'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/leicestershire-marriage-licences-1604-1891 '''1604-1891''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''MyH'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10032/leicestershire-parish-birth-christenings-records?s=443350451 '''1510-1900s''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-10034/leicestershire-parish-marriage-records?s=443350451 '''1510-1900s''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PC'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PC'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1500s-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1500s-1900s''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ '''1538-1837''']
 
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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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Deposited records are found at the Leicester and Rutland Record Office
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Contact: The Record Office<br>Telephone: 0116 2571080 Fax: 0116 2571120 E-mail: recordoffice@leics.gov.uk
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Diocese of Leicester: Potters Marston - see [[Barwell, Leicestershire]] registers
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Barwell Bap 1661 - 1976 Marr 1654 - 1993 (Banns to1986)<br>Bur 1653 - 1887 - for later burials see [[Stapleton, Leicestershire]]
  
Records are also available at the [https://www.leicestershire.gov.uk/leisure-and-community/history-and-heritage/visit-the-record-office/about-the-record-office Leicestershire Record Office].
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Latest revision as of 18:45, 9 September 2019

Guide to Potters Marston, Leicestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Potters Marston, Leicestershire
Type Chapelry
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Sparkenhoe
County Leicestershire
Poor Law Union Blaby
Registration District Blaby
Records begin
Parish registers: None; For more records see Barwell
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Sparkenhoe
Diocese Peterborough
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
Location of Archive
Leicestershire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

MARSTON, POTTER'S, a hamlet, in the parish of Barwell, union of Blaby, hundred of Sparkenhoe, S. division of the county of Leicester, 3 miles (E. N. E.) from Hinckley. [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]

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

PC = Parish Chest - (£). Registers delivered by email.[2]
Potters Marston, Leicestershire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
PC 1563-1904
1653-1910
1563-1887

Deposited records are found at the Leicester and Rutland Record Office

Contact: The Record Office
Telephone: 0116 2571080 Fax: 0116 2571120 E-mail: recordoffice@leics.gov.uk

Diocese of Leicester: Potters Marston - see Barwell, Leicestershire registers

Barwell Bap 1661 - 1976 Marr 1654 - 1993 (Banns to1986)
Bur 1653 - 1887 - for later burials see Stapleton, Leicestershire


Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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 Leicestershire 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. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 266-269. Date accessed: 21 August 2012.
  2. 'Leicestershire Parish Registers', Parish Chest, accessed 25 January 2014.