Donnington, Sussex Genealogy

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Guide to '''Donnington, Sussex family history and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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=== Parish History  ===
 
=== Parish History  ===
  
DONNINGTON, a '''parish''', in the union of West Hampnett, hundred of Box and Stockbridge, rape of Chichester, W. division of Sussex, 2 miles (S. S. W.) from Chichester. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50924#s5 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 69-78. Date accessed: 07 October 2013.</ref><br> <br> <br> Donnington St George is an Ancient Parish in Chichester district of West Sussex<br>
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DONNINGTON, a '''parish''', in the union of West Hampnett, hundred of Box and Stockbridge, rape of Chichester, W. division of Sussex, 2 miles (S. S. W.) from Chichester. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50924#s5 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 69-78. Date accessed: 07 October 2013.</ref> Donnington St George is an Ancient Parish in Chichester district of West Sussex
 
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History of the church and parish [http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/376/33/+ Sussex parish churches]<br>  
 
History of the church and parish [http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/376/33/+ Sussex parish churches]<br>  
  
The Parish church of St George Donnington has been designated asa grade I listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-300779-the-parish-church-of-st-george-donningto+ British listed building]<br>
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The Parish church of St George Donnington has been designated as a grade I listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-300779-the-parish-church-of-st-george-donningto+ British listed building]
 
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[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=2&n=Donnington&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=272&l=102+ Donnington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
 
[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=2&n=Donnington&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=272&l=102+ Donnington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
  
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
From 1837 this parish was in the [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/westhampnett.html+ Westhmpnett registration district] From 1935 this became part of [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/chichester.html+ Chichester registration district]<br>Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex<br>Centralised Certificates Office<br>Registration Service<br>West Sussex Record Office<br>County Hall<br>Chichester<br>PO19 1RN<br>Phone: 01243 642122<br><br>
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From 1837 this parish was in the [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/westhampnett.html+ Westhmpnett registration district] From 1935 this became part of [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/chichester.html+ Chichester registration district]<br>Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex<br>Centralised Certificates Office<br>Registration Service<br>West Sussex Record Office<br>County Hall<br>Chichester<br>PO19 1RN<br>Phone: 01243 642122
 
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Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Donnington|subject|disp=Donnington}}  
 
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Donnington|subject|disp=Donnington}}  
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
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{{British Census|474674}}<br>
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See [[Sussex Census]]  
 
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
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[[Westhampnett Poor Law Union, Sussex]]<br>
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[[Westhampnett Poor Law Union, Sussex]]
  
 
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England  Gotoarrow.png  Sussex   Gotoarrow.png  Sussex Parishes

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

Donnington, Sussex
Donnington St George West Sussex.jpg
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Box and Stockbridge
County Sussex
Poor Law Union Westhampnett PLU
Registration District Westhampnett
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1584
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Boxgrove
Diocese Chichester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) of Chichester for the Archdeaconry of Chichester
Location of Archive
Sussex Record Office

Contents

Parish History

DONNINGTON, a parish, in the union of West Hampnett, hundred of Box and Stockbridge, rape of Chichester, W. division of Sussex, 2 miles (S. S. W.) from Chichester. [1] Donnington St George is an Ancient Parish in Chichester district of West Sussex History of the church and parish Sussex parish churches

The Parish church of St George Donnington has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building Donnington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)

See also Donnington Wikipedia

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.

From 1837 this parish was in the Westhmpnett registration district From 1935 this became part of Chichester registration district
Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex
Centralised Certificates Office
Registration Service
West Sussex Record Office
County Hall
Chichester
PO19 1RN
Phone: 01243 642122

Church records

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

IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[2]
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[3]
SOPC = Sussex Online Parish Clerks - free[4]
Donnington, Sussex Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
IGI 1559-1878 1559-1876
PRTS 1559-1903
1559-1903
1559-1901
SOPC Undefined
Undefined

Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Donnington

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 474674.


See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions

Westhampnett Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

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

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 69-78. Date accessed: 07 October 2013.
  2. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Sussex, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 31 December 2013.
  3. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 15 December 2013.
  4. Sussex Online Parish Clerks, accessed 7 January 2014.