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Turnham Green, Middlesex Genealogy

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Parish HistoryEdit

"TURNHAM-GREEN Christ Church, [built as a district church in 1845], was a hamlet, found in the parish of Chiswick, union of Brentford, Kensington division of the hundred of Ossulstone, County of Middlesex, 5 miles west by south of London."[1]

See also Chiswick (St. Nicholas) parish.

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

To find the names of the neighbouring 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.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Non-Conformist ChurchesEdit

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.

Web sitesEdit

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ReferenceEdit

  1. Samuel Lewis, ed. "Tunstead - Tuxford," In A Topographical Dictionary of England 401-404. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online here,