Dorset Civil Registration

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=== Civil Registration Districts in Dorset ===
 
=== Civil Registration Districts in Dorset ===
* [[Beaminster Registration District|Beaminster]] - included [[Somerset]] parishes  
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* [[Beaminster Registration District, Dorset|Beaminster]] - included [[Somerset]] parishes  
 
** [[Misterton, Somerset|Misterton]] not transferred to Dorset
 
** [[Misterton, Somerset|Misterton]] not transferred to Dorset
 
** [[Seaborough, Dorset|Seaborough]] transferred to Dorset from 1895
 
** [[Seaborough, Dorset|Seaborough]] transferred to Dorset from 1895
* [[Blandford Registration District|Blandford]]
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* [[Blandford Registration District, Dorset|Blandford]]
* [[Bridport Registration District|Bridport]]
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* [[Bridport Registration District, Dorset|Bridport]]
* [[Cerne Registration District|Cerne]]
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* [[Cerne Registration District, Dorset|Cerne]]
* [[Dorchester Registration District|Dorchester]]
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* [[Dorchester Registration District, Dorset|Dorchester]]
* [[Poole Registration District|Poole]]
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* [[Poole Registration District, Dorset|Poole]]
* [[Shaftesbury Registration District|Shaftesbury]]  
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* [[Shaftesbury Registration District, Dorset|Shaftesbury]]  
* [[Sherborne Registration District|Sherborne]] - included Somerset parishes that were later transferred to [[Dorset]]
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* [[Sherborne Registration District, Dorset|Sherborne]] - included Somerset parishes that were later transferred to [[Dorset]]
 
** [[Goathill, Dorset|Goathill]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
 
** [[Goathill, Dorset|Goathill]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
 
** [[Holwell, Dorset|Holwell]] transferred to Dorset in 1844
 
** [[Holwell, Dorset|Holwell]] transferred to Dorset in 1844
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** [[Sandford Orcas, Dorset|Sandford Orcas]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
 
** [[Sandford Orcas, Dorset|Sandford Orcas]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
 
** [[Trent, Dorset|Trent]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
 
** [[Trent, Dorset|Trent]] transferred to Dorset in 1895
* [[Sturminster Registration District|Sturminster]]
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* [[Sturminster Registration District, Dorset|Sturminster]]
* [[Wareham Registration District|Wareham]]
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* [[Wareham Registration District, Dorset|Wareham]]
* [[Weymouth Registration District|Weymouth]]
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* [[Weymouth Registration District, Dorset|Weymouth]]
* [[Wimborne Registration District|Wimborne]]
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* [[Wimborne Registration District, Dorset|Wimborne]]
  
 
In 1837 some Dorset parishes were included in registration districts organised in neighbouring counties
 
In 1837 some Dorset parishes were included in registration districts organised in neighbouring counties
* [[Axminster Registration District|Axminster]] - included Dorset parishes that were later transferred to [[Devon]]
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* [[Axminster Registration District, Devon|Axminster]] - included Dorset parishes that were later transferred to [[Devon]]
 
** [[Axminster, Dorset|Axminster]] part of Dorset until 1844
 
** [[Axminster, Dorset|Axminster]] part of Dorset until 1844
 
** [[Chardstock, Dorset|Chardstock]] part of Dorset until 1896
 
** [[Chardstock, Dorset|Chardstock]] part of Dorset until 1896
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** [[Stockland, Dorset|Stockland]] part of Dorset until 1844
 
** [[Stockland, Dorset|Stockland]] part of Dorset until 1844
 
** [[Thorncombe, Dorset|Thorncombe]] transferred to Dorset in 1844
 
** [[Thorncombe, Dorset|Thorncombe]] transferred to Dorset in 1844
* [[Chard Registration District|Chard]] - included Dorset parishes that were later transferred to [[Somerset]]
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* [[Chard Registration District, Somerset|Chard]] - included Dorset parishes that were later transferred to [[Somerset]]
 
** [[Wambrook, Dorset|Wambrook]] transferred to Somerset in 1895
 
** [[Wambrook, Dorset|Wambrook]] transferred to Somerset in 1895
* [[Mere Registration District|Mere]] - included Dorset parishes
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* [[Mere Registration District, Wiltshire|Mere]] - included Dorset parishes
 
** [[Bourton, Dorset|Bourton]]  
 
** [[Bourton, Dorset|Bourton]]  
 
** [[Silton, Dorset|Silton]]
 
** [[Silton, Dorset|Silton]]
* [[Wincanton Registration District|Wincanton]] - included Dorset parishes
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* [[Wincanton Registration District, Somerset|Wincanton]] - included Dorset parishes
 
** [[Buckhorn Weston, Dorset|Buckhorn Weston]]
 
** [[Buckhorn Weston, Dorset|Buckhorn Weston]]
 
** [[Kington Magna, Dorset|Kington Magna]]
 
** [[Kington Magna, Dorset|Kington Magna]]

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The mandatory civil registration of births, marriages, and deaths in Dorset was introduced on 1 July 1837 and it was throughout England. The registration districts were organised based on poor law unions.

Civil Registration Districts in Dorset

In 1837 some Dorset parishes were included in registration districts organised in neighbouring counties