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Marston Stannett, Herefordshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Broxash
County Herefordshire
Poor Law Union Bromyard PLU
Registration District Bromyard
Records begin
Parish registers: None
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Frome
Diocese Hereford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Herefordshire Record Office

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Parish History

MARSTON-STANNETT, a chapelry, in the parish of Pencombe, union of Bromyard, hundred of Broxash, county of Hereford, 6½ miles (W. by N.) from Bromyard.[1]

Marston Stannett is a hamlet and civil parish in Herefordshire. The Ecclesiastical parish was created from a former chapelry in Pencombe, Herefordshire Ancient parish in 1718. The original chapel built in 1711 was rebuilt in 1868.

See GENIUKI Pencombe

See Pencombe with Marston Stennett For further information see Pencombe, Herefordshire Pencombe with Marston Stannett

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

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Link to the Family History Library  film numbers in their collection Pencombe

Census records

See Herefordshire Census

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Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.

Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)

The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.

Ancestry UK Census Collection

Find my Past census search 1841-1901



Poor Law Unions

Bromyard Poor Law Union,Herefordshire

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Herefordshire 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. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 266-269. Accessed and adapted 12 March, 2013

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