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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
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Yarmouth parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
Yarmouth parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>  
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
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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>
 
 
Records are also available at the [https://www.hants.gov.uk/archives Hampshire Archives and Local Studies].
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Latest revision as of 11:00, 30 November 2019


Guide to Yarmouth, Hampshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Yarmouth, Hampshire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred West Medina Liberty
County Hampshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Isle of Wight
Registration District Isle of Wight
Records begin
Parish registers: 1614
Bishop's Transcripts: 1780
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery West Medine
Diocese Winchester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Location of Archive
Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Yarmouth (St. James)

YARMOUTH (St. James), a market-town and parish, and formerly a representative borough, in the liberty of West Medina, Isle of Wight division of the county of Southampton, 10 miles (W.) from Newport, and 94 (S. W.) from London, by Portsmouth. Here are places of worship for Baptists and Wesleyans.[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]

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

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)[3]
PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)[4]
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[5]
YARMOUTH PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BIVRI 1859-1888
1838-1898

BOYD
1614-1812

PALL
1790-1812

PRTS 1780-1812
1614-1679, 1693-1812
1780-1812

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.


Probate records[edit | edit source]

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

References [edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 707-716. Date accessed: 28 May 2013.
  2. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 24 September 2013.
  3. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.
  4. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.
  5. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 27 September 2013.