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Parish History

NORTON (St. Egwin), a parish, in the union of Evesham, Lower division of the hundred of Blackenhurst, Pershore and E. divisions of the county of Worcester, 3 miles (N. by E.) from Evesham; with the tything of Chadbury and the chapelry of Lenchwick.[1]

WHITTINGTON, a chapelry in the parish of St. Peter, Worcester, union of Pershore, Lower division of the hundred of Oswaldslow, Worcester and W. divisions of the county of Worcester, 2½ miles (S. E. by E.) from Worcester.[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

Census records

Probate records

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

Maps and Gazetteers

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References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England", (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 14 October 2013.
  2. Lewis, Samul A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 14 October 2013.

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
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