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== Parish History ==
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== Parish History ==
  
 
Seacourt is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.  
 
Seacourt is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.  
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== Resources <br> ==
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==== Civil Registration <br> ====
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
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==== Church records <br> ====
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org 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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Contributor: 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. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
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==== Census records <br> ====
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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.
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==== Probate records <br> ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Berkshire_Probate_Records|Berkshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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== Maps and Gazetteers <br> ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>■[http://maps.familysearch.org England Jurisdictions 1851] <br>■[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain] <br>
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== Web sites ==
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[http://www.berksfhs.org.uk/cms/ Berkshire Family History Society]
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[http://www.berkshire.net/~bfha/ Berkshire Family History Association, Inc.]
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[[Category:Berkshire]]
 
[[Category:Berkshire]]

Revision as of 11:00, 5 December 2011

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Seacourt is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.

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]

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.

Contributor: 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. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Census records
[edit | edit source]

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.

Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Berkshire 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.
England Jurisdictions 1851
Vision of Britain

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Berkshire Family History Society

Berkshire Family History Association, Inc.