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|Birmingham St George, Warwickshire|
|Poor Law Union||Birmingham|
|Parish registers: 1822|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1822|
|Probate Court||Pre-1837 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory); Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Warwickshire County Record Office|
Birmingham St George is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Warwickshire, created in 1830 from Birmingham St Martin, Warwickshire Ancient Parish. The living is in the gift of Trustees. St. Stephen's church, in the parish of St. George, situated in Newtown-row. There are places of worship for Baptists, the Society of Friends, Independents, Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists, Swedenborgians, and Unitarians; a Scottish church, and two Roman Catholic chapels.
The church was built in 1822 partly funded as a District Commissioner's church and partly by public subscription.
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.
Birmingham St George
Bishop's Transcripts deposited at the Lichfield Record Office Bap 1823-1846 Marr 1830-1837 Bur 1823-1846
See also A Comprehensive List of Birmingham Parishes and Chapels for details of microfim for this parish.
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 464178.
Poor Law Unions
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Warwickshire 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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