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London St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard
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Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred London, Within the Walls
County London
Poor Law Union City of London PLU
Registration District London City
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558; Separate registers exist for St Mary at Hill beginning 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1800; Separate records exist for St Andrew Hubbard beginning 1639-40; 1800
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery None
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of London and Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)
Location of Archive
London Record Office

Contents

Parish History

St Andrew Hubbard Timeline

  • 1666 - church destroyed by Great Fire of London
  • 1666 - never rebuilt; united with St Mary at Hill Parish[1]

St Mary at Hill Timeline

  • 1100s - parish created
  • 1666 - church badly damaged by Great Fire of London
  • 1666 - church rebuilt; united with St Andrew Hubbard Parish[1]
  • 1988 - fire damaged church; rebuilt

1831 description

'St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard, the churh of, is situated on the west side of St Mary's Hill, Lower Thames Street, and is so named from its situation. It is called in ancient records St Maria ad Montem. This church is of considerable antiquity, since a chantry was founded in it by Rose de Wrytell, in [about] 1330...and was rebuilt in 1497, and was much damaged by the great fire of 1666. After substantial repair, between the years 1672 and 1677, by Sir Christopher Wren, the parish of St Andrew Hubbard was united to it by act of parliament. [see that church]

'The advowson of this church appears always to have been in private hands, till about the year 1638, when it was purchased by the parishioners, but since its union with the parish of St Andrew Hubbard, the patronage of which is in the Duke of Northumberland, and the parish and his Grace present alternately. It is a rectory, in the city, diocese and archdeaconry of London...'[2]

1848 description

St. Mary at Hill, with  St. Andrew Hubbard, are parishes of the city of London Within the Walls. The patron is the Duke of Northumberland, and the Parishioners, alternately. They are parishes within the poor-law union of the City of London.[3]

Additional jurisdictions

These parishes belonged to Billingsgate Ward.

Resources

Church records

St Mary at Hill and St Andrew Hubbard were originally two individual parishes. Each maintained separate parish registers.

St Andrew Hubbard Parish

Online St Andrew Hubbard Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1538
1538
1538
Images
1538-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[4]
1813-1846 Ancestry[5] 1813-1837 Ancestry[6] 1813-1846 Ancestry[7]
Indexes 1800-1837 FamilySearch[8] 1538-1837 FindMyPast[9] 1639-1835 BritishOrigins[10]
    1800-1837 FamilySearch[11] 1813-1836 FindMyPast[12]
    1812-1837 Ancestry[13]    

St Mary at Hill Parish

Online St Mary at Hill Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1558
1558
1558
Images
1558-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[4]
1813-1906 Ancestry[5] 1754-1864 Ancestry[6] 1813-1850 Ancestry[7]
Indexes 1558-1837 FamilySearch[14] 1558-1837 FindMyPast[9] 1811-1854 FindMyPast[12]
    1560-1837 FamilySearch[15] 1811-1854 BritishOrigins[10]
    1800-1837 Ancestry[13]    

Webb published an index to burials for the years 1813 to 1850.[16]

  • Littlehales, Henry. The Medieval Records of a London City Church (St. Mary at Hill) A.D. 1420-1559. London: Early English Text Society, 1904. Digital version at Google Books.

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.


Census records

1541 Subsidy

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1547 Subsidy

  • St Mary at Hill, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/151); copy: FHL Film 2228700.

1582 Subsidy

1621 Subsidy

  • St Andrew Hubbard, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/486); copy: FHL Film 2228702.
  • St Mary at Hill, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/486); copy: FHL Film 2228702.

1628 Subsidy

  • St Andrew Hubbard, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/563); copy: FHL Film 2228704.
  • St Mary at Hill, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/563); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

1638 Inhabitants List

1645 Subsidy

  • St Andrew Hubbard, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/591); copy: FHL Film 2228704.
  • St Mary at Hill, Billingsgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/583); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

1666 Hearth Tax

1692-1932 Land Taxes

1695 Inhabitants Lists

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.

Probate records

Will indexes for probate courts covering these parishes are available online.

Before 1858, St Andrew Hubbard fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London. St Mary at Hill fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Archdeaconry of London. In practice, many St Mary at Hill residents left their wills in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury from the 1700s through 1858.[17] From 1858 to the present, refer to the Principal Probate Registry.

Go to London Probate Records to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

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

Cemetery

St Mary at Hill churchyard site

Transcripts of early St Mary at Hill with St Andrew Hubbard tombs found in the interior of the churches were published in Catalogue of the most Memorable Persons who had visible Tombs, plated Gravestones ... in the City of London (through) A.D. 1700, which is available online.[18]

A cemetery survey (1910), available online, covers monumental inscriptions in the St Mary at Hill churchyard.[19]

Records of the Poor

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites

(The London Family History Centre Catalogue is a terrific resource for identifying FamilySearch's London collections).

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St Mary-at-Hill
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St Andrew Hubbard

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Phillip B. Dunn, A Guide to Ancestral Research in London (Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing and Marketing, c1987, 1992), 58-59. FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d.
  2. James Elmes, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digitised by Google Books.
  3. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 129-170. Adapted. Date accessed: 19 December 2013.
  4. 4.0 4.1 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Andrew Hubbard in the City of London | St Mary at Hill in the City of London. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  5. 5.0 5.1 London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Andrew Hubbard in the City of London | St Mary at Hill in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  6. 6.0 6.1 London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Andrew Hubbard in the City of London | St Mary at Hill in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  7. 7.0 7.1 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Andrew Hubbard in the City of London | St Mary at Hill in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  8. Batch C044251, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes bishop's transcripts.
  9. 9.0 9.1 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' Origins.net, accessed 12 June 2011; Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., 1994). FHL Book 942 K22L 1994
  10. 10.0 10.1 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' British Origins, accessed 4 April 2013.
  11. Batch M044251, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes bishop's transcripts.
  12. 12.0 12.1 John Hanson, 'City of London Burials,' Find My Past, accessed 8 June 2011.
  13. 13.0 13.1 Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  14. Batches C032101-C032102, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  15. Batches M032101-M032102, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  16. Cliff Webb, Some London Burials, Post-1812 (1979). FHL Book 942.1/L1 K29w.
  17. 'About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800', British Origins, accessed 23 December 2011.
  18. Payne Fisher and G. Blacker Morgan, Catalogue of the Tombs in the Churches of the City of London, A.D. 1666 (1668; reprint, London: Hasell, Watson, Viney, Ld., 1885). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  19. Percy C. Rushden, The Churchyard Inscriptions of the City of London (London: Phillimore and Co., Ltd., 1910). Digitised by Internet Archive.


 

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