Fittleworth, Sussex Genealogy

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=== Parish History  ===
 
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From 1837 this parish was in the [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/chichester.html+ Chichester registration district]  
 
From 1837 this parish was in the [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/chichester.html+ Chichester registration district]  
  
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>
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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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[[West Sussex Record Office]] has deposited parish Registers Bap 1563-1937 Marr 1559-1952 Bur 1559-1914<br>  
 
[[West Sussex Record Office]] has deposited parish Registers Bap 1563-1937 Marr 1559-1952 Bur 1559-1914<br>  
  
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Bishop's Transcripts 1584-1908 <br> Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Fittleworth|subject|disp=Fittleworth}}  
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Guide to Fittleworth, Sussex family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. Gotoarrow.png Sussex Parishes


Fittleworth, Sussex
St Mary the Virgin Fittleworth West Sussex.jpg
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Bury
County Sussex
Poor Law Union Sutton PLU
Registration District Chichester
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1584
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Midhurst
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

FITTLEWORTH, a parish, in the hundred of Bury, rape of Arundel, W. division of Sussex, 3¼ miles (S. E. by E.) from Petworth.[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.

From 1837 this parish was in the 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

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

IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[2]
SOPC = Sussex Online Parish Clerks - free[3]
Fittleworth, Sussex Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
IGI 1563-1876 1559-1875
SOPC Undefined
Undefined
Undefined

Fittleworth St Mary

West Sussex Record Office has deposited parish Registers Bap 1563-1937 Marr 1559-1952 Bur 1559-1914

Bishop's Transcripts 1584-1908
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Fittleworth

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 474671.


See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions

Sutton (East Preston) 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,fckLR A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 238-241. Date accessed: 27 September 2013
  2. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Sussex, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 3 January 2014.
  3. Sussex Online Parish Clerks, accessed 7 January 2014.