Alveston, Gloucestershire Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
ALVESTON (St. Helen), a '''parish''', in the union of Thornbury, partly in the Lower, but chiefly in the Upper, division of the hundred of Langley and Swinehead, W. division of the county of Gloucester,1 mile (S. by E.) from Thornbury. This parish lies on the road from Bristol to Birmingham.There is a place of worship for a congregation of Wesleyans. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50754 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 49-53.''] Date accessed: 09 April 2013.</ref>
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ALVESTON (St. Helen), a '''parish''', in the union of Thornbury, partly in the Lower, but chiefly in the Upper, division of the hundred of Langley and Swinehead, W. division of the county of Gloucester,1 mile (S. by E.) from Thornbury. This parish lies on the road from Bristol to Birmingham.There is a place of worship for a congregation of Wesleyans. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50754#s12 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 49-53.''] Date accessed: 09 April 2013.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Parish History

ALVESTON (St. Helen), a parish, in the union of Thornbury, partly in the Lower, but chiefly in the Upper, division of the hundred of Langley and Swinehead, W. division of the county of Gloucester,1 mile (S. by E.) from Thornbury. This parish lies on the road from Bristol to Birmingham.There is a place of worship for a congregation of Wesleyans. [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

FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk (£)[2]
ALVESTON PARISH (year) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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FMP None None 1767-1812 None None None

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformists 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 288773.


Probate records

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

Reference 

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 49-53. Date accessed: 09 April 2013.
  2. 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' Origins.net, accessed 1 December 2012.