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Wandsworth All Saints, Surrey
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Brixton
County Surrey
Poor Law Union Wandsworth and Clapham PLU
Registration District Wandsworth
Records begin
Parish registers: 1603
Bishop's Transcripts: 1684
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery None
Diocese Pre-1846 - Winchester; Post-1845 - London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Pre-1846 - Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey; Post-1845 - Court of the Bishop of London (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Surrey Record Office

Contents

Parish History

WANDSWORTH (All Saints), a parish, and the head of a union, in the W. division of the hundred of Brixton, E. division of Surrey, 6 miles (S. W.) from London. The Baptists, the Society of Friends, the Independents, and Wesleyans, have places of worship. [1]

Resources

Church records

Online Wandsworth All Saints, Surrey Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1603
1603
1603
Indexes 1603-1787 Ancestry[2] 1603-1787 Ancestry[2] 1603-1787 Ancestry[2]
1603-1687
1801-1854
FamilySearch[3] 1603-1788
1801-1854
FamilySearch[4] 1603-1898 BritishOrigins[5]
1603-1755 FreeREG[6] 1605-1787 FreeREG[6]
1626-1775 FindMyPast[7]
1780-1826 Ancestry[8]


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.

Census records

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 474660.


Poor Law Unions

Wandsworth and Clapham Poor Law Union,Surrey

Probate records

Surrey will abstracts (1470-1858) are available online at British Origins (£).[9]

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

Taxation

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Websites

References

  1. Lewis,Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)). Adapted. Date accessed: 18 February 2014.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 'About Middlesex, England, Extracted Parish Records,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2012.
  3. Batches P019011, C019012, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (N-Z), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 17 March 2012.
  4. Batch M019011, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (N-Z), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 17 March 2012.
  5. 'Greater London Burials: South London Burials: Parishes, Period and Counts,' British Origins (£), accessed 4 April 2013.
  6. 6.0 6.1 Surrey Coverage in FreeReg, FreeREG, accessed 14 April 2012.
  7. 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' Origins.net (WayBack Machine), accessed 27 March 2012.
  8. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  9. 'About Surrey and South London Will Abstracts 1470-1858,' Origins.net, accessed 27 June 2012.

 

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