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SCROOBY (St. Wilfrid), is a parish, in the union of East Retford, Hatfield division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 1¾ mile (S.) from Bawtry. It is united to with the hamlet of Sutton. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.
Scrooby St Wilfrid is an Ancient parish in the Bassetlaw district of Nottinghamshire and part of the parish boundary froms the county boundary with neighbour Bawtry, Yorkshire.
Southwell and Nottingham Church History project are researching this church Scrooby St Wilfrid
The Parish church of St Wilfrid has an octagonal spire and has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building
See also Scrooby Wikipedia
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.
From 1837 this parish was within East Retford registration district
Certificates may be obtained for post 1837 events :
The Register Office
County Council Offices
Scrooby, Nottinghamshire parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)|
|SCROOBY PARISH Online Records|
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1695-1910 Marriages 1695-1975 Burials 1695-1992 Bishop's Transcripts 1628-1837
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Scrooby
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 438901. 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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