Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire

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== Parish History  ==
 
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LANGLEY, ABBOTS (St. Lawrence), a '''parish''', in the union of Watford, hundred of Cashio, or liberty of St. Alban's, county of Hertford, 1¾ mile (E. by S.) from King's-Langley; containing 2115 inhabitants.  
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Abbots-Langley, is a '''parish''' and a subdistrict in Watford district, Hertfordshire. It is on the Grand junction canal and 1 mile SE of King's Langley railway station. There are '''Independent '''and '''Wesleyan''' chapels in this parish.<ref>[http//www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp?
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Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp;amp;amp;amp; Wales, publ. London &amp;amp;amp;amp; Edinburgh: 1870]</ref>
  
From: Lewis, Samuel A., ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' (1848)
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Parish History

Abbots-Langley, is a parish and a subdistrict in Watford district, Hertfordshire. It is on the Grand junction canal and 1 mile SE of King's Langley railway station. There are Independent and Wesleyan chapels in this parish.[1]


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

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

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 288827.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Hertfordshire 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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

References

  1. [http//www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp? Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp;amp;amp; Wales, publ. London &amp;amp;amp; Edinburgh: 1870]