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|Camberwell Camden Chapel, Surrey|
|Poor Law Union||Camberwell PLU|
|Parish registers: 1845|
|Bishop's Transcripts: None|
|Diocese||Pre-1845 - Winchester; Post-1844 - London|
|Probate Court||Pre-1846 - Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey; Post-1845 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Surrey Record Office|
Camberwell Camden Chapel, or sometimes called Camden Church, was erected in 1795 as a proprietary chapel (privately funded and operated) until November, 1844 when it was consecreated as a chapelry. It stood within the civil parish boundaries of St Giles Camberwell.
CAMBERWELL (St. Giles), a parish and union, in the E. division of the hundred of Brixton and of the county of Surrey, 3¼ miles (S.) from London; containing the hamlets of Dulwich and Peckham. 
Camberwell Camden Chapel, Surrey ancestry, family history, and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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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 474651.
Poor Law Unions
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.
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- ↑ Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 474-479. Date accessed: 24 February 2014.
- ↑ 'About Surrey and South London Will Abstracts 1470-1858,' Origins.net, accessed 27 June 2012.
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