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Guide to Colnbrook, Middlesex family history and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

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Parish History

COLNBROOK, a small town and a chapelry on the mutual border of Middlesex and Buckinghamshire. The town stands on the river Colne, 4¼ north by west of Staines. The chapelry is in the parishes of Stanwell, Horton, Iver, and Langley-Marsh. Its chapel was built in 1869. There was also a Baptist chapel here. It stood 17 miles west by south of London, on the road to Bath. There was a Baptist chapel of worship. [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

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

IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[2]
Colnbrook, Middlesex Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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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.

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 438825.

Probate records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Websites

References

  1. 'Colkirk - Coltishall', A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 663-668. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50890 Date accessed: 10 February 2012.
  2. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Buckingham, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 4 February 2014.
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