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Revision as of 01:42, 23 March 2012

England  Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Parishes Gotoarrow.png  Ratcliffe

Parish History[edit | edit source]

RATCLIFFE (St James), a hamlet with a chapelry which lay partly in the parish of Limehouse, but chiefly in that of Stepney, union of Stepney, Tower division of the hundred of Ossulstone, county of Middlesex, 1 mile east of London. The chapel was built by 1839 by a proprietary donation.[1] —See also Stepney.

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]

Online Ratcliffe, Middlesex Genealogy Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1840
1840
1840
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Indexes 1840-1913 DocklandsAncestors[2] 1840-1913 DocklandsAncestors[2] 1840-1913 DocklandsAncestors[2]

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

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Census records[edit | edit source]

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

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Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel Lewis, ed. A Topographical Dictionary of England 638-640. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online here, (accessed: 03 May 2010).
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 'Online Parish Register Search,' ParishRegister.com, accessed 12 March 2012.