Farnham, Surrey

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Farnham.-- market town and '''par.''' with ry. sta., W. Surrey, on river Wey, 3 miles SW. of Aldershot and 35 miles SW. of London.<ref>Bartholomew, John,  [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/834  ''Gazetteer of the British Isles'']  1887 Date accessed: 1 October 2013.</ref>
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Farnham.-- market town and '''parish''' with railway station, W. Surrey, on river Wey, 3 miles SW. of Aldershot and 35 miles SW. of London.<ref>Bartholomew, John,  [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/834  ''Gazetteer of the British Isles'']  1887. Adapted. Date accessed: 26 February 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batches {{IGI|C069731}}, {{IGI|C069732}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  
 
| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batches {{IGI|C069731}}, {{IGI|C069732}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  

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Parish History

Farnham.-- market town and parish with railway station, W. Surrey, on river Wey, 3 miles SW. of Aldershot and 35 miles SW. of London.[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

Online Farnham, Surrey Parish Register Images and Indexes
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1539
1539
1539
Indexes 1539-1876 FamilySearch[2] 1539-1874 FamilySearch[3] 1539-1865 FindMyPast[4]

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

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 474661.

Probate records

Surrey will abstracts (1470-1858) are available online at British Origins (£).[5]

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

Taxation

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

References

  1. Bartholomew, John, Gazetteer of the British Isles 1887. Adapted. Date accessed: 26 February 2014.
  2. Batches C069731, C069732, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  3. Batches M069731, M069732, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  4. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 11 April 2012. For a breakdown of missing years, see 'National Burial Index - Coverage: Surrey,' Federation of Family History Societies, accessed 11 April 2012.
  5. 'About Surrey and South London Will Abstracts 1470-1858,' Origins.net, accessed 27 June 2012.