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Coulsdon, Surrey
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Wallington
County Surrey
Poor Law Union Croydon PLU
Registration District Croydon
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1679
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Southwark
Diocese Pre-1845 - Winchester; Post-1844 - London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Location of Archive
Surrey Record Office

Contents

Parish History

COULSDON (St. John the Evangelist), a parish, in the union of Croydon, First division of the hundred of Wallington, E. division of Surrey, 5 miles (S. by W.) from Croydon.[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

Online Coulsdon Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1653
1655
1655
Images
1679, 1756, 1800-1813 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1862 Ancestry[3] 1756, 1800-1862 Ancestry[4] 1813-1862 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1653-1862 FamilySearch[6] 1655-1876 FamilySearch[7] 1655-1840 FindMyPast[8]
1653-1812 Ancestry[9] 1655-1812 Ancestry[9] 1655-1812 Ancestry[9]
1655-1775 FindMyPast[10]
1780-1837 Ancestry[11]


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 474665.

Probate records

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

Maps and Gazetteers

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Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848) Date accessed: 26 September 2013.
  2. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as St John the Evangelist, Coulsdon in Croydon Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  3. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Coulsdon in Croydon Borough. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Coulsdon in Croydon Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Coulsdon in Croydon Borough. Partially indexed.
  6. Batches C013462, C013463, P013461, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  7. Batches M013461, M013463, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  8. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 11 April 2012.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 'About Surrey, England, Extracted Parish Records,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2012.
  10. 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' Origins.net (WayBack Machine), accessed 27 March 2012.
  11. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm.


 

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