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|Winchester St John, Hampshire|
|Poor Law Union||Winchester PLU|
|Parish registers: 1578|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1780|
|Probate Court||Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester|
|Location of Archive|
|Hampshire Record Office|
Winchester St John was an ecclesiastical parish within the city-proper of and boundary of Winchester The Holy & Undivided Trinity. Its parish registers commence from the year 1553. It was one of several such parishes serving this region and city (see Winchester Cathedral page for a fuller list of churches in this area).
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a summary overview of the history of this 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.
Online data content exists for this ecclesiastical church at the following websites and ranges of years:
|FMP = FindMyPast - (£)|
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)|
|WINCHESTER ST JOHN PARISH (1553) Online 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 288809.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Hampshire 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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- ↑ 'Over 1.4 million new Hampshire parish records published', Find My Past, accessed 3 October 2013. Date ranges are not clearly identified.
- ↑ 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 2 October 2013.
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