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Brockham Green, Surrey
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Reigate
County Surrey
Poor Law Union Reigate PLU
Registration District Reigate
Records begin
Parish registers: 1847
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Ewell
Diocese Winchester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Location of Archive
Surrey Record Office

Contents

Parish History

Brockham, or Brockham Green, a village and a chapelry in Betchworth, Surrey parish. The village stands on the river Mole, 1½ mile SW of Betchworth, and 2 E of Dorking.[1]

Resources

Civil Registration

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

Census Records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 474664.

Probate Records

Surrey will abstracts (1470-1858) are available online at British Origins (£).[2]

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

Taxation

  • 1664 Hearth Tax of Brockham is illegible[3]

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Web Sites

References

  1. John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870-72 Date accessed: 24 September 2013.
  2. 'About Surrey and South London Will Abstracts 1470-1858,' Origins.net, accessed 27 June 2012.
  3. Hearth Tax Online - free.

 

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