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Colney Heath, Hertfordshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Cashio
County Hertfordshire
Poor Law Union Barnet PLU
Registration District Barnet; St Albans
Records begin
Parish registers: 1846
Bishop's Transcripts: 1848
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery St Albans
Diocese Pre-1845 - London; Post-1844 - Rochester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of St Albans
Location of Archive
Hertfordshire Record Office

Contents

Parish History

Colney Heath, is a chapelry in the parishes of St. Peter, St. Stephen, and Ridge, Hertfordshire; it is on the river Colne, near the St. Albans railway, 3 miles SE of St. Albans.[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

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

FMP = FindMyPast - (£)[2]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
NBI = National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)[4]
Colney Heath, Hertfordshire Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP 1847-1908 1847-1908 1846-1911 1846-1911
IGI 1847-1875
NBI

1846-1851


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 288827.

Probate records

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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites

Colney Heath on GENUKI


References

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72. Adapted. Date accessed: 11 January 2014.
  2. 'The Hertfordshire Collection,' findmypast, accessed 4 March 2014. Described as 'St Mark, Colney Heath.'
  3. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Hertford, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 11 December 2013.
  4. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 12 December 2013.

 

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