Difference between revisions of "Quorn, Leicestershire Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (add Poor Law link)
(Restore old table to main page)
 
(33 intermediate revisions by 17 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
[[England]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Leicestershire]]  
+
{{breadcrumb
 +
| link1=[[England Genealogy |England]]
 +
| link2=[[Leicestershire Genealogy|Leicestershire]]
 +
| link3=[[Leicestershire Parishes]]  
 +
| link4=
 +
| link5=Quorn
 +
}}
  
== Parish History  ==
+
Guide to '''Quorn, Leicestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
 +
| image =  
 +
| caption =  
 +
| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish]]
 +
| County = Leicestershire
 +
| Hundred = West Goscote
 +
| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/BarrowUponSoar/ Barrow upon Soar]
 +
| Registration District = Barrow upon Soar
 +
| PRbegin = 1577
 +
| BTbegin = 1584
 +
| Province = Canterbury
 +
| Diocese = Peterborough
 +
| Archdeaconry =
 +
| Archdeaconries =
 +
| Rural Deanery = Akeley
 +
| Parish =
 +
| Peculiar =
 +
| Chapelry =
 +
| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
 +
| Archdeaconry Court =
 +
| Bishops Court =
 +
| Prerogative Court =  
 +
| Archive = [[Leicestershire Record Office]]
 +
}}
  
Contributor: Add a general overview of the history of this parish. It can be a few sentences or a couple of paragraphs.<br>
+
=== Parish History  ===
  
== Resources  ==
+
QUORNDON, a '''chapelry,''' in the '''parish''' and union of Barrow-upon-Soar, hundred of West Goscote, N. division of the county of Leicester, 1½ mile (N. W.) from Mountsorrel. The Wesleyans, Baptists, and Primitive Methodists have each a place of worship. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51227 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 623-627. Date accessed: 21 August 2012.</ref>
 +
 
 +
=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
Line 11: Line 42:
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
==== Church records ====
+
==== Church Records  ====
 +
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
 +
 
 +
{| width="383" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" style="width: 100%"
 +
|-
 +
| 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>
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 +
|-
 +
! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''{{PAGENAME}} Online Parish Records'''
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 +
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 +
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
 +
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
 +
|-
 +
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''PC'''
 +
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1769-1910''']
 +
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1769-1910''']
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.parishchest.com/Leicestershire__LID2836 '''1769-1910''']
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 +
|}
 +
 
 +
Deposited records are found at the Leicester and Rutland Record Office
 +
 
 +
Contact: The Record Office<br>Telephone: 0116 2571080<br>Fax: 0116 2571120<br>E-mail: recordoffice@leics.gov.uk
 +
 
 +
Diocese of Leicester: Quorn Bap 1577 - 1969 Marr 1577 - 1989 (Banns to 1992) Bur 1577 - 1992
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
+
{{British Census|438744}}
  
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
Line 29: Line 97:
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
+
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
+
== Websites  ==
 +
 
 +
== References ==
  
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
+
{{Reflist}} {{Leicestershire}}
  
[[Category:Leicestershire]]
+
[[Category:Leicestershire Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 18:52, 9 September 2019

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

Quorn, Leicestershire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish (England)
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred West Goscote
County Leicestershire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Barrow upon Soar
Registration District Barrow upon Soar
Records begin
Parish registers: 1577
Bishop's Transcripts: 1584
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Akeley
Diocese Peterborough
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Leicester
Location of Archive
Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

QUORNDON, a chapelry, in the parish and union of Barrow-upon-Soar, hundred of West Goscote, N. division of the county of Leicester, 1½ mile (N. W.) from Mountsorrel. The Wesleyans, Baptists, and Primitive Methodists have each a place of worship. [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]

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

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

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
PC 1769-1910
1769-1910
1769-1910

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: Quorn Bap 1577 - 1969 Marr 1577 - 1989 (Banns to 1992) Bur 1577 - 1992


Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Barrow upon Soar Poor Law Union, Leicestershire Genealogy

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. 623-627. Date accessed: 21 August 2012.
  2. 'Leicestershire Parish Registers', Parish Chest, accessed 25 January 2014.