Difference between revisions of "South Barrow, Somerset Genealogy"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search
m (Adding more complete online church records table)
m (Text replacement - "====Non-Conformist Records====" to "==== Non-Conformists (All other Religions) ====")
(9 intermediate revisions by 4 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
{{breadcrumb
 
{{breadcrumb
 
| link1=[[England Genealogy|England]]
 
| link1=[[England Genealogy|England]]
| link2=[[Somerset Genealogy|Somerset]]
+
| link2=[[Somerset, England Genealogy|Somerset]]
 
| link3=[[Somerset Parishes|Somerset Parishes]]  
 
| link3=[[Somerset Parishes|Somerset Parishes]]  
 
| link4=
 
| link4=
Line 32: Line 32:
 
| Bishops Court =  
 
| Bishops Court =  
 
| Prerogative Court =  
 
| Prerogative Court =  
| Archive = [[Somerset Record Office]]
+
| Archive = [[Somerset Archives and Local Studies]]
 
}}  
 
}}  
  
=== Parish History ===
+
== Parish History ==
  
 
BARROW (South), a '''parish''' in Wincanton district, Somerset; adjacent to the Wilts and Somerset railway, 4 miles SW of Castle-Cary.<ref>John M. Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/place_page.jsp?p_id=12375 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'', 1870-72. Date accessed and adapted: 25 September 2013.</ref>  
 
BARROW (South), a '''parish''' in Wincanton district, Somerset; adjacent to the Wilts and Somerset railway, 4 miles SW of Castle-Cary.<ref>John M. Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/place_page.jsp?p_id=12375 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'', 1870-72. Date accessed and adapted: 25 September 2013.</ref>  
  
=== Resources ===
+
== Resources ==
  
==== Civil Registration ====
+
=== Civil Registration ===
  
 
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  ====  
+
=== Church Records ===  
  
South Barrow parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
+
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
{| cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" style="width: 60%"
+
{| width="383" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" style="width: 100%;"
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch - free]
+
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]<ref>[http://www.freereg.org.uk/parishes/som/frontpage.shtml 'Somerset Coverage'], ''FreeREG,'' accessed 17 October 2013.</ref>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]
+
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://www.findmypast.com/ Somerset Baptism, Marriage, Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)]
+
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| 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) - ($)]
+
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 2''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/ Somerset, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)]
+
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| 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>
+
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| 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]
+
| 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>
|-
 
| 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]
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>ArcherSoftware.co.uk</ref>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 
{| width="100%" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1"
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" |'''South Barrow  Online Parish Records'''
+
! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="7" scope="col" | '''SOUTH BARROW PARISH Online Records'''
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 
| 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>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images  
Line 90: Line 82:
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1605-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']  
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1580-1911''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1538-1900s''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1607-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-baptism-index '''1501-1917''']
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{IGI|P019591|disp='''1605-1636, 1749-1786'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-marriage-index '''1507-1935''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/somerset-burial-index '''1507-1992''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 1'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']  
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ '''1580-1753''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60856 '''1531-1812''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 2'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''MARR'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60857 '''1813-1914''']
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60858 '''1754-1914''']  
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1580-1758''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=60859 '''1813-1914''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1890s''']
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1837''']
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1590s-1990s''']  
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1770-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BOYD'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''SOPC'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1679-1812''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-Records/england-boyds-marriage-indexes-1538-1850 '''1538-1850''']  
+
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1682-1911''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
+
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://wsom-opc.org.uk/ '''1678-1812''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''  
+
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''WCGEN'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
+
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 +
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.westcountrygenealogy.com/somerset/ '''1580-1753''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/national-burial-index-for-england-and-wales '''1538-1999''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog PRs'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |
 
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |
 
 
|}
 
|}
  
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>
+
==== Non-Conformists (All other Religions) ====
 
+
=== Census Records ===
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  ====
 
  
 
{{British Census|474595}}  
 
{{British Census|474595}}  
  
==== Probate records ====
+
=== Probate Records ===
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Somerset Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Somerset Probate Records|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.  

Revision as of 15:14, 28 April 2021


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 Archives and Local Studies

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

FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
FS = FamilySearch - free[3]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[4]
MARR = Somerset Marriages (findmypast) - (£)[5]
NBI = National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)[6]
SOPC = Somerset Online Parish Clerks - free[7]
WCGEN = West Country Genealogy - free[8]
SOUTH BARROW PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1605-1812
1580-1911
1607-1812
FS 1605-1636, 1749-1786


JOIN
1580-1753

MARR
1580-1758

NBI

1770-1812
SOPC 1679-1812
1682-1911
1678-1812
WCGEN
1580-1753

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

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. 'Somerset Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 17 October 2013.
  3. 'IGI Batch Numbers for Somerset, England', IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America, accessed 21 October 2013.
  4. Somerset Coverage, The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 21 October 2013.
  5. 'Somerset Marriages', findmypast (WayBack Machine), accessed 30 April 2014.
  6. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 17 October 2013.
  7. Somerset Online Parish Clerks Genealogy, accessed 22 October 2013.
  8. West Country Genealogy, accessed 22 October 2013.

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