Worcestershire Church Records

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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Worcestershire_Church_Records|Church Records]]''  
  
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=== Parish Registers  ===
 
=== Parish Registers  ===
  
'''Baptisms'''
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[[Diocese of Worcester]]
  
73,064 Worcestershire entries are included in [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 England &amp; Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906] at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as ''British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed.'' [http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ Coverage].<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,'] ''Genoot,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>
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'''Baptisms'''  
  
'''Marriages'''
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73,064 Worcestershire entries are included in [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 England &amp; Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906] at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as ''British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed.'' [http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ Coverage].<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,'] ''Genoot,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>
  
20,023 Worcestershire entries are included in [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 England &amp; Wales Marriages, 1538-1940] at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as ''British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed.'' [http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ Coverage].<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,'] ''Genoot,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>
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'''Marriages'''  
  
'''Burials'''
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20,023 Worcestershire entries are included in [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 England &amp; Wales Marriages, 1538-1940] at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as ''British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed.'' [http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ Coverage].<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,'] ''Genoot,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>
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'''Burials'''  
  
 
Burials from 200 Worcestershire places (552,947 entries) are included in the [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/burials National Burial Index] (£). [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=WOR Coverage].<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>  
 
Burials from 200 Worcestershire places (552,947 entries) are included in the [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/burials National Burial Index] (£). [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=WOR Coverage].<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 1 September 2013.</ref>  
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==== Worcestershire Parish Chest records at the Family History Library  ====
 
==== Worcestershire Parish Chest records at the Family History Library  ====
  
[[Image:The Parish Chest.jpg|thumb|right|200px]] See Wiki articles on&nbsp;[[Parish Chest Records|Parish Chest records]]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[[England and Wales Poor Law Records Pre-1834|English Poor Law pre-1834]]&nbsp;for more information on what they are and what type of valuable information they contain.  
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[[Image:The Parish Chest.jpg|thumb|right|200px|The Parish Chest.jpg]] See Wiki articles on&nbsp;[[Parish Chest Records|Parish Chest records]]&nbsp;or&nbsp;[[England and Wales Poor Law Records Pre-1834|English Poor Law pre-1834]]&nbsp;for more information on what they are and what type of valuable information they contain.  
  
 
These microfilms can be ordered through&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/films/Help/ FamilySearch]&nbsp;and delivered to a&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center]&nbsp;near your home. &nbsp;  
 
These microfilms can be ordered through&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/films/Help/ FamilySearch]&nbsp;and delivered to a&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Center]&nbsp;near your home. &nbsp;  
  
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Revision as of 21:20, 7 March 2014

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Contents

Parish Registers

Diocese of Worcester

Baptisms

73,064 Worcestershire entries are included in England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906 at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Coverage.[1]

Marriages

20,023 Worcestershire entries are included in England & Wales Marriages, 1538-1940 at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Coverage.[2]

Burials

Burials from 200 Worcestershire places (552,947 entries) are included in the National Burial Index (£). Coverage.[3]

Marriage Licences

  • 1500s - Calendar of Wills and Administrations and Marriage Licenses, Bishop of Worcester (1904). Digitised by FamilySearch Books Online - free.

Parish Chest Records

Worcestershire Parish Chest records at the Family History Library

The Parish Chest.jpg
See Wiki articles on Parish Chest records or English Poor Law pre-1834 for more information on what they are and what type of valuable information they contain.

These microfilms can be ordered through FamilySearch and delivered to a FamilySearch Center near your home.  

PARISH YEARS
Abberley 1700s-1800s
Astley 1712-1968
Badsey 1525-1967
Bedwardome-St. John 1709-1958
Belbroughton 1741-1969
Bengeworth-St. Peter 1680-1844
Besford 1765-1941
Bishampton 1731-1885
Bretforton 1816-1835
Broadwas 1833-1918
Broadway 1708-1909
Bromsgrove, St. John the Baptist 1696-1804; 1832
Castle-Morton 1672-1977
Catshill 1845-1962
Chaddesley-Corbett 1683-1808
Church-Lench 1707-1930
Coston-Hackett 1777-1870
Defford 1705-1929
Droitwich 1700s-1800s
Droitwich, St. Peter de Witton 1667-1855
Eastham 1619-1922
Elmbridge, Dodderhill parish  1734-1841
Feckenham 1675-1947
Flyford Grafton 1741-1886
Great Comberton 1674-1902
Great Kyre (Kyre Wyard) 1762-1935
Grimley 1837-1890
Hadsor 1786-1900
Hallow 1635-1853
Hagley, St. John 1697-1848
Hanbury 1649; 1743-1970
Hartlebury 1700s-1800s
Hill and Moor 1700s-1800s
Hindlip 1723-1959
Holt 1664-1907
Honeybourne-with-Poden 1784-1836
Inkberrow 1792-1933
Kempsey 1600s-1700s
Kidderminster, St. George 1892-1971
Kings-Norton 1841-1896
Knightwick 1757-1923
Leigh 1605-1973
Lindridge 1653-1900s
Longdon, near Tewkesbury 1697-1796
Lower Mitton 1805-1903
Martin-Hussingtree 1689-1959
Northfield 1846-1886
Norton-by-Bredon 1718-1856
Offenham 1633-1925
Old Swinford 1651-1794
Overbury 1842-1966
Pershore, Holy Cross Church 1753-1933
Ripple 1636-1976
Rochford 1700-1850
Rock 1764-1932
Salwarpe 1700s-1880s
Severn-Stoke 1745-1834
Stone 1600s-1910
Throckmorton 1700s-1800s
Tredington 1710-1836
Upton-Snodsbury 1720-1923
Upton-upon-Severn 1682-1960
Welland 1836-1914
White Ladies Aston 1817-1949
Wickhamford 1774-1936
Worcester, All Saints 1758-1932
Worcester, St. Alban's 1751-1869
Worcester, St. Clement's 1669-1948
Worcester, St. Martin's 1620-1973
Worcester, St. Nicholas 1632-1913
Worcester, St. Peter-the-Great 1661-1946
Wyre-Piddle 1700s-1800s
Yardley 1812-1837; 1781-1896

References

  1. 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,' Genoot, accessed 1 September 2013.
  2. 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,' Genoot, accessed 1 September 2013.
  3. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 1 September 2013.
  4. 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' British Origins, (Wayback Machine) accessed 31 August 2013.