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CUCKNEY, a village, a township, and a parish in Worksop district, Notts. The village stands 5½ miles S by W of Worksop r. station, and 8 N by E of Mansfield; has a post office under Mansfield. The township includes also the hamlets of Bonbusk and Milnthorpe. The parish contains likewise the townships of Norton, Holbeck, and Langwith; and bears the name of Norton-Cuckney.
Norton Cuckney St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the Bassetlaw district of Nottinghamshire which includes Holbeck, Langwith, Nether Langwith, Milnethorpe, Cuckney with Bonbusk and Milnethorpe, Norton, Bonbusk, Cuckney, and Milnthorpe within the extensive parish boundary. The parish boundary forms part of the county boundary with neighbours Whitwell, Derbyshire Elmton with Cresswell, Derbyshire Bolsover, Derbyshire Scarcliffe, Derbyshire and Upper Langwith, Derbyshire
The Parish Church of St mary Norton Lane Cuckney has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
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.
For history of civil registration in this area see Worksop Registration District
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1632-1919 Marriages 1632-1901 Burials 1632-1900 Bishop's Transcripts 1627-1839
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Cuckney, Norton
Census records from 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438900. To view these census images online, they are available through the following websites for a fee ($) or free:
- FamilySearch has some of the British Censuses available.
- FindMyPast ($) has all available census records including images, and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and some public and academic libraries.
- Ancestry.co.uk ($) has now all available census records but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and at numerous public and academic libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
- The Genealogist.co.uk ($) has all available censuses and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
- FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.
Poor Law Unions
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire 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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