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Thavie's Inn, London Genealogy

Thavie's Inn in London ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Thavie's Inn, London
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred London, Within the Walls
County London
Poor Law Union West London
Registration District West London
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
London Record Office

Parish HistoryEdit

Thavie's Inn, Holborn Hill, is six houses west of St. Andrews churchyard, and is one of the Inns of Chancery. It derives its name from its founder, John Kay who lived in the reign of Edward III. It is a member, and under the government of Lincoln's Inn.[1]

Thavies Inn is an extra parochial unit of London.[2]

ResourcesEdit

Civil RegistrationEdit

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 recordsEdit

Thavie's Inn is an extra-parochial unit. For church records, look at surrounding parishes.

To find the names of the neighboring 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.

Census recordsEdit

Probate recordsEdit

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 UnionsEdit

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Maps and GazetteersEdit

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

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WebsitesEdit

Thavie's Inn in Inns of Court on GENUKI

ReferencesEdit

  1. James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: Google Books.
  2. F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Southern England (1979) Adapted. Date accessed: 31 December 2013.