Davidstow, Cornwall Genealogy

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== Parish History ==
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== Parish History ==
  
== Resources ==
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General overview
  
==== Civil Registration ====
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== Resources  ==
  
==== Church records ====
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==== Civil Registration  ====
  
==== Census records ====
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Births, 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.
  
==== Probate records ====
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==== Church records ====
  
== Maps and Gazetteers ==
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Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
  
== Web sites ==
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==== Census records  ====
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Overview, Include any unique infromation, such as the census of X year was destroyed, Collection in FHL and link to catalog, Online sites
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==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [county] Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down the article to the seciotn Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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There are many maps and gazetteers showing English places. Valuable web sites are:
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*1851 Jurisdiction Maps
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*Vision of Britain
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== Web sites ==
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Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.

Revision as of 15:20, 19 March 2010

Contents

Parish History

General overview

Resources

Civil Registration

Births, 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

Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Census records

Overview, Include any unique infromation, such as the census of X year was destroyed, Collection in FHL and link to catalog, Online sites

Probate records

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

Maps and Gazetteers

There are many maps and gazetteers showing English places. Valuable web sites are:

  • 1851 Jurisdiction Maps
  • Vision of Britain

Web sites

Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.