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Parish History

SUNBURY St. Mary, a parish, in the union of Staines, hundred of Spelthorne, County of Middlesex, 15 miles southwest by west of London.[1]

Additional information:

The Victoria County History of Sunbury (1962) is available. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, churches, Roman Catholicism, Protestant nonconformity, schools, and charities.[2]

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

Online Sunbury Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1565
1565
1565
Images
1565-1813 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[3]
1813-1906 Ancestry[4] . Ancestry[5] 1812-1950 Ancestry[6]
Indexes 1565-1875 FamilySearch[7] 1566-1837 FindMyPast[8] 1600-1866 BritishOrigins[9]
1566-1812 InternetArchive[10]
1565-1876 FamilySearch[11]
1566-1812 TheGenealogist[12]
1566-1812 FamilyRelatives[13]
1566-1812 Joiner[14]
    1790-1812 Ancestry[15]    
1813-1837 BritishOrigins[16]

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 and Inhabitants Lists

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438825.

1666 Hearth Tax


Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Manorial Records

Records survive for Sunbury Manor (1318-1909). The Manorial Documents Register will help you locate these records.

Poor Law Unions

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

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, 1848. Adapted. Date accessed: 29 October 2013.
  2. Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: , (1962), pp. 51-66. Adapted. Date accessed: 25 January 2014.
  3. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Mary, Sunbury on Thames in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Sunbury on Thames St Mary in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as . Partially indexed.
  6. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Sunbury on Thames St Mary in Richmond upon Thames. Partially indexed.
  7. Batches C067891-C067892, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (N-Z), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  8. 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 8 March 2012.
  9. 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' British Origins (£), accessed 4 April 2013.
  10. W.P.W. Phillimore, Middlesex Parish Registers. Marriages, Vol. IV. (London: Phillimore and Co., Ltd., 1912). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  11. Batches M067891-M067892, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (N-Z), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  12. 'Middlesex Parish Record Transcripts,' The Genealogist, accessed 10 March 2012.
  13. 'Middlesex Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,' Family Relatives, accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes.
  14. 'Search Marriage Records in Middlesex,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 20 March 2012.
  15. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  16. 'Surrey Marriage Index - Middlesex parishes in the index,' British Origins, accessed 17 September 2012.

 

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