Barton in the Clay, Bedfordshire

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
BARTON-IN-THE-CLAY (St. Nicholas), a '''parish''', in the union of Luton, hundred of Flitt, county of Bedford, 3¼ miles (S.) from Silsoe <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50782#s28 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 161-164. Date accessed: 29 August 2013.</ref>
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BARTON-IN-THE-CLAY (St. Nicholas), a '''parish''', in the union of Luton, hundred of Flitt, county of Bedford, 3¼ miles (S.) from Silsoe.  7 miles N of Luton railway station. It has a post office under Ampthill. It has '''Baptist''' and '''Wesleyan''' chapels. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50782#s28 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 161-164. Date accessed: 29 August 2013.</ref>  
 
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Barton-In-The-Clay, is a '''parish''' in Luton district, Bedfordshire; it is on the verge of the county, 7 miles N of Luton railway station. It has a post office under Ampthill. It has '''Baptist''' and '''Wesleyan''' chapels. <ref>[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp?text_id=874440fckLRfckLRJohn Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)]</ref><br>
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 17:21, 29 August 2013

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Parish History

BARTON-IN-THE-CLAY (St. Nicholas), a parish, in the union of Luton, hundred of Flitt, county of Bedford, 3¼ miles (S.) from Silsoe. 7 miles N of Luton railway station. It has a post office under Ampthill. It has Baptist and Wesleyan chapels. [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

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.

Non-Conformist Churches

Census records

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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 241192.

Probate records

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

Poor Law Unions

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Web sites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 161-164. Date accessed: 29 August 2013.