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Guide to Halifax St Augustine, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapel History

Halifax St Augustine was created a chapelry by about 1872 and was eventually annexed to, in more modern years to Mount Pelllon St Paul's. It lay within the  boundary of Halifax St John the Baptist ancient parish.

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 Records

Online data content from chapelry registers of Halifax All Souls (Northowram) exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

IARC = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
AC = Ancestry - (£)[1]
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk - (£)
HALIFAX ST AUGUSTINE CHAPELRY (1872) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS None
None

None

JOIN None

None

None

AC None

None

None


HALIFAX ST JOHN THE BAPTIST PARISH (1538) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1538-1910 1538-1910 1538-1935 1538-1935 1538-1916 1538-1916
FS 1538-1593,
1720-1847
None 1538-1593,
1720-1837
None Add None
JOIN None None 1538-1599 None None None



For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Halifax St Augustine comprising the whole ancient parish of Halifax St John the Baptist to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the HALIFAX ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST page.

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use <a href="http://maps.familysearch.org/">England Jurisdictions 1851</a>. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes. This ancient <a href="England Church Records">parish</a> (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in date.

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 464261.

Probate records

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

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