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== Parish History  ==
 
  
Tilstock is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Shropshire, created in 1718 from chapelry in [[Whitchurch, Shropshire]] Ancient Parish.<br>
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Guide to '''Tilstock, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
Whitchurch Rural is a civil parish in Shropshire, England.
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
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| County = Shropshire
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| Hundred = North Bradford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/WhitchurchSalop/ Whitchurch Incorp]
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| Registration District = Wem
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| PRbegin = 1836
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| BTbegin = 1836
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Lichfield
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| Rural Deanery = Market Drayton
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| Parish =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Shropshire Record Office]]
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It covers the area (that is in Shropshire) to the south and southeast of the town of Whitchurch, including the villages of Prees Heath, Tilstock and Broughall.
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=== Parish History  ===
  
It was created in 1894 under the Local Government Act 1894 from that part of the parish of Whitchurch which was part of the Whitchurch urban district. It formed part of the Whitchurch Rural District from 1894 to 1934, when it became part of the Wem Rural District. It then became part of North Shropshire Rural District in 1967.  
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TILSTOCK; a chapelry, in the '''parish''' of Whitchurch, Whitchurch division of the hundred of North Bradford, N. division of Shropshire, 2½ miles (S.) from Whitchurch. There are places of worship for Wesleyans and Independents.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51345 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 360-362. Date accessed: 11 May 2012.</ref>
  
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=== Resources  ===
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
To find the names of the neighboring 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. <br>
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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
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==== Census records  ====
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Bishop's transcripts held at [[Lichfield Record Office]] Bap 1836-1868 Marr 1844-1849 Bur 1836-1868 Missing Bap&amp; Bur 1837,1840. For Baptisms for years 1810-1813 refer to [[Whitchurch, Shropshire]]<br>
  
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To find the names of the neighboring 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.
  
Index for the Census may be searched at FamilySearch Historical Records
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==== Census records  ====
  
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
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{{British Census|474580}}
  
==== <br>Poor Law Unions<br> ====
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
 
[[Whitchurch Incorporation Poor Law Union, Shropshire]]  
 
[[Whitchurch Incorporation Poor Law Union, Shropshire]]  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Shropshire Probate Records|Shropshire 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 [[Shropshire Probate Records|Shropshire 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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=== See also  ===
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
 
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[[Category:Shropshire]]
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== References  ==
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{{Reflist}}&nbsp; {{Shropshire}}
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[[Category:Shropshire Parishes]]

Revision as of 06:18, 6 November 2019


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

Tilstock, Shropshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred North Bradford
County Shropshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Whitchurch Incorp
Registration District Wem
Records begin
Parish registers: 1836
Bishop's Transcripts: 1836
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Market Drayton
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

TILSTOCK; a chapelry, in the parish of Whitchurch, Whitchurch division of the hundred of North Bradford, N. division of Shropshire, 2½ miles (S.) from Whitchurch. There are places of worship for Wesleyans and Independents.[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]

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

FMP = Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)[2][3][4]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[5]
Tilstock, Shropshire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
IGI 1836-1868

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1836-1868 Marr 1844-1849 Bur 1836-1868 Missing Bap& Bur 1837,1840. For Baptisms for years 1810-1813 refer to Whitchurch, Shropshire Genealogy

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 records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Whitchurch Incorporation Poor Law Union, Shropshire Genealogy

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Shropshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

See also[edit | edit source]

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]

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

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 360-362. Date accessed: 11 May 2012.
  2. 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  3. 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  4. 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  5. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 April 2014.