Stuntney, Cambridgeshire Genealogy

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

Stuntney, Cambridgeshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Ely
County Cambridgeshire
Poor Law Union Ely
Registration District Ely
Records begin
Parish registers: 1545; For more records see Ely Holy Trinity
Bishop's Transcripts: 1599
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Ely
Diocese Ely
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Cambridgeshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

STUNTNEY, a chapelry in Ely-Trinity parish, Cambridge; 1½ mile SE of Ely railway station.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Find Neighboring Parishes[edit | edit source]

Use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map

  • Type the name of the parish in the search bar
  • Click on the location pin on the map
  • Choose Options from the pop up box
  • Click "List Contiguous Parishes" to find the neighboring parishes

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]

The Church of England (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor.
Non-Conformist refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.

Church of England[edit | edit source]

Due to the increasing access of online records:

  • Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified
  • Dates in the following table are approximate

Hover over the collection's title for more information

Stuntney Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
FamilySearch Collections-Cambridgeshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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FamilySearch Parish Registers-Cambridgeshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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FreeREG
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Find My Past-Cambridgeshire ($)
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1500s-1900s
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1800s
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Find My Past Banns-Cambridgeshire ($)
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1600s-1900s
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Ancestry-Church of England BMD Indexes ($)
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage
Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1800s
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National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1900s

Other Websites These databases have incomplete parish coverage.

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

None

Census Records[edit | edit source]

A Transcription of the 1841 UK Census is available at Archives.org. The remaining censuses for Stuntney are part of Ely, which comprises both Ely Holy Trinity and Ely St. Mary. Ely Trinity contains the chaplery of Stuntney. The first microfilm at the Family History Library is 193656.

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Cambridgeshire 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]

Stuntney on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Date accessed and adapted: 10 July 2013.