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Guide to Reddal Hills, Staffordshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
REDDAL-HILL, an ecclesiastical parish, in the parish of Rowley-Regis, union of Dudley, N. division of the hundred of Seisdon, S. division of the county of Stafford, 3 miles (S. S. E.) from Dudley. There are places of worship for Primitive Methodists, Baptists, and other dissenters.
Reddal Hill was created in 1844 from Rowley Regis, Staffordshire Ecclesiastical Parish.
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.
Reddal Hill (Cradley Heath) St Luke deposited registers at Dudley Archives Parish registers
Bap 1845-1933 Marr 1847-1946 Bur 1847-1942 For earlier registers for Rowley Regis, Staffordshire see Sandwell Archives.Deposited Bishop's transcripts at Dudley Archives for this parish Bap 1845-1903 Marr 1847-1902 Bur 1847-1905
Cradley Heath was formerly part of this parish and Rowley Regis, Staffordshire Cradley Heath St Luke was formed in 1844 from part of both parishes and registers are at Dudley Archives.
Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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 474625. 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 Staffordshire 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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