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Guide to Beeley, Derbyshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Beeley, Derbyshire
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Beeley St Anne Derbyshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred High Peake
County Derbyshire
Poor Law Union Bakewell PLU
Registration District Bakewell
Records begin
Parish registers: 1538
Bishop's Transcripts: 1639
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Eyam
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Dean and Chapter of Lichfield
Location of Archive
Derbyshire Record Office


Contents

Parish History

BEELEY, a chapelry, in the parish and union of Bakewell, hundred of High Peak, N. division of the county of Derby, 4 miles (E. by S.) from Bakewell. There is a place of worship for Wesleyans. [1]

Resources

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 241289.


Church records

Beeley parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PR's = FamilySearch Parish Registers
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[2]
Beeley St Anne (1538) Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PR's
1813-1882
NONE
1757-1882
NONE
1813-1882
NONE
PRTS

1542-1837


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

Beeley St  Anne originally a chapelry in Bakewell, Derbyshire parish but formed asa parish in 1868

Derbyshire Record Office reference D1191  has deposited registers Bap 1538-1880 Mar 1538-1811, 1818-1981Burial 1538-1939 Banns 1824-1930

Non-Conformist Churches

  • Wesleyan Methodist

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.

Registration District

  • Bakewell

Poor Law Unions

Bakewell Poor Law Union, Derbyshire

Probate records

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

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis,A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 194-199. Date accessed: 08 April 2013.
  2. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 27 September 2013.

 

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