Aldrington, Sussex

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[[England]]&nbsp; [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sussex]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Sussex Parishes]]<br> [[Image:Aldrington St Leonard East Sussex.jpg|thumb|right|Aldrington St Leonard East Sussex.jpg]]  
 
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Aldrington St Leonard is an Ancient Parish and was for local government purposes part of Hove from&nbsp; 1895.<br>
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ALDRINGTON, EAST, a'''parish''', in the union of Steyning, hundred of Fishergate, rape of Lewes, E. division of Sussex, 3 miles (W. by N.) from Brighton.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50749#s6 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 31-34.</ref>  
 
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The medieval church had fallen into ruin but was restored in 1878; the history of the church may be found [http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/118/34/+ Sussex Parish Churches] <br>
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The parish Church of St Leonard has been designated as a grade II listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-365598-church-of-st-leonard-hove+ British listed building]<br>  
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[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=1&n=Aldrington&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=146&l=102+ Aldrington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
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From 1837 this parish was in the [http://ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/steyning.html+ Steyning registration district] until the 1935 reorganisation of registration services<br>Certificates can be ordered from<br>Brighton &amp; Hove The Register Office<br>Brighton Town Hall<br>Bartholomew Square<br>Brighton<br>BN1 1JA 01273 292016 01273 292019 register.office@brighton hove.gov.uk  
 
From 1837 this parish was in the [http://ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/steyning.html+ Steyning registration district] until the 1935 reorganisation of registration services<br>Certificates can be ordered from<br>Brighton &amp; Hove The Register Office<br>Brighton Town Hall<br>Bartholomew Square<br>Brighton<br>BN1 1JA 01273 292016 01273 292019 register.office@brighton hove.gov.uk  
  
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=== Church records  ===
 
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==== Church records  ====
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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. <br>  
 
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. <br>  
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Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Aldrington|subject|disp=Aldrington}}<br>  
 
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Aldrington|subject|disp=Aldrington}}<br>  
  
==== Census records  ====
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=== Census records  ===
  
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{{British Census|464160}}<br>
  
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Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)
 
  
 
The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.  
 
The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.  
 
[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/group/ukicen/UK_Census_Collection.aspx+ Ancestry UK Census Collection]
 
 
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Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.  
 
Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.  
  
The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search. [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/census/1911/person?ukwid=394505&amp;sourceid=1&amp;utm_source=Google+FMP+Main_CPC&amp;utm_medium=Key+Keywords&amp;utm_campaign=1911+census+ Find my Past 1911 census search]<br>  
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The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search. <br>  
  
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
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=== Poor Law Unions  ===
  
 
[[Steyning Poor Law Union, Sussex]]  
 
[[Steyning Poor Law Union, Sussex]]  
  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Sussex Probate Records|Sussex Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Sussex Probate Records|Sussex 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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Revision as of 20:05, 11 April 2013

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Parish History

ALDRINGTON, EAST, aparish, in the union of Steyning, hundred of Fishergate, rape of Lewes, E. division of Sussex, 3 miles (W. by N.) from Brighton.[1]

See also:

Aldrington Wikipedia and   A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 31-34.  here

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.

From 1837 this parish was in the Steyning registration district until the 1935 reorganisation of registration services
Certificates can be ordered from
Brighton & Hove The Register Office
Brighton Town Hall
Bartholomew Square
Brighton
BN1 1JA 01273 292016 01273 292019 register.office@brighton hove.gov.uk

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.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Aldrington

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 464160.

FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through FHC Portal Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

[1] to locate local Family History Centres in UK

[2] to locate outside UK. Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.

The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.

Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.

The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search.

Poor Law Unions

Steyning Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Sussex 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. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 31-34.


  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 31-34.