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Edgbaston St Bartholomew, Warwickshire
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Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Birmingham
County Warwickshire
Poor Law Union Kings Norton PLU
Registration District Kings Norton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1635
Bishop's Transcripts: 1678
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Arden
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Dean and Chapter of Lichfield (Cathedral)
Location of Archive
Warwickshire County Record Office

Contents

Parish History

Edgbaston (St. Bartholomew), is one of three parishes, in the hundred of Hemlingford, Warwickshire, it is 1½ miles S W from Birmingham. It is bounded on the east by the river Rea, and on the south by the Bourne brook, which separate it from the county of Worcester.[1]

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.

Church records

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 464186.


Probate records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Accessed November 19, 2013.
  2. Ann J. Kettle, A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532-3 (Stafford: Staffordshire Record Society, 1976). FHL British Book 942.46 B4sc ser. 4 v. 8

 

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