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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].  
 
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].  
  
==== Church records  ====
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==== Church records  ====  
  
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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South Barrow 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''' = [https://familysearch.org/ FamilySearch - free]<ref>[http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySomerset.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Somerset, England'], ''IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America,'' accessed 21 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Somerset/ Somerset Coverage,] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 21 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://www.findmypast.com/ Somerset Baptism, Marriage, Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''MARR''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records Somerset Marriages (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages 'Somerset Marriages'], ''findmypast (WayBack Machine),'' accessed 30 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 1''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1531-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 17 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 2''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/ Somerset, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''SOPC''' = [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ Somerset Online Parish Clerks - free]<ref>[http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ ''Somerset Online Parish Clerks Genealogy''], accessed 22 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Somerset Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/somerset-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Somerset) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''WCGEN''' = [http://www.westcountrygenealogy.com/somerset/ West Country Genealogy - free]<ref>[http://www.westcountrygenealogy.com/somerset/ ''West Country Genealogy''], accessed 22 October 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free]
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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" colspan="7" scope="col" | '''SOUTH BARROW PARISH Online Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" |'''South Barrow  Online Parish Records'''
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
| 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" | '''FREG'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1605-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1580-1911''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1607-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{IGI|P019591|disp='''1605-1636, 1749-1786'''}}
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-baptism-index '''1501-1917''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-marriage-index '''1507-1935''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-burial-index '''1507-1992''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 1'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ '''1580-1753''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''MARR'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 2'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60857 '''1813-1914''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1580-1758''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60858 '''1754-1914''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60859 '''1813-1914''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1890s''']
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1770-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1990s''']  
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''SOPC'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1679-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1682-1911''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 '''1538-1850''']  
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1678-1812''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''WCGEN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.westcountrygenealogy.com/somerset/ '''1580-1753''']
 
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales '''1538-1999''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog PRs'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs'''
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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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Information about the parish may be found on [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ Somerset Online Parish Clerks]. Records are also available at the [http://www1.somerset.gov.uk/archives/ Somerset Archives and Local Studies].
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Revision as of 11:27, 7 June 2019


Guide to South Barrow, Somerset ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

South Barrow, Somerset
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Catsash
County Somerset
Poor Law Union Wincanton
Registration District Wincanton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1678
Bishop's Transcripts: 1605
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Cary
Diocese Bath and Wells
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Dean and Chapter of Wells
Location of Archive
Somerset Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

BARROW (South), a parish in Wincanton district, Somerset; adjacent to the Wilts and Somerset railway, 4 miles SW of Castle-Cary.[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]

South Barrow parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
FMP = Somerset Baptism, Marriage, Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)
ANC 1 = Somerset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1531-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC 2 = Somerset, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)
TGEN = Somerset Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
South Barrow Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
FMP 1501-1917
1507-1935
1507-1992
ANC 1 1531-1812
1531-1812
1531-1812
ANC 2 1813-1914
1754-1914
1813-1914
TGEN 1590s-1890s
1590s-1837
1590s-1990s
BOYD

1538-1850


NBI



1538-1999
IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use 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.

Information about the parish may be found on Somerset Online Parish Clerks. Records are also available at the Somerset Archives and Local Studies.

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 Somerset 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]

http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SOM/SouthBarrow/index.html

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72. Date accessed and adapted: 25 September 2013.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Somerset) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk

Contributor: add any additional relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.