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'''Hampshire, also known as Southamptonshire, is principally a maritime and agricultural county located on the south coast of [[England|England]].'''  The [[Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, Vital Records|Isle of Wight]] was originally part of Hampshire but is now a county in it's own right.
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[[Image:England-hampshire.png|thumb|right|England-hampshire.png]] '''Hampshire, also known as Southamptonshire, is principally a maritime and agricultural county&nbsp;located on the south coast of [[England|England]].'''  
  
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The [[Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England, Vital Records|Isle of Wight]] was originally part of Hampshire but is now a county in it's own right. <br><br>
  
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== Jurisdictions ==
  
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Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Hampshire.
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*[[Hampshire Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
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*[[Hampshire Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
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*[[Hampshire Census|Census]]
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*[[Hampshire Church Records|Church Records]]
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*[[Hampshire Court Records|Court Records]]
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*[[Hampshire Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Hampshire Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
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*[[Hampshire Genealogy|Genealogy]]
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*[[Hampshire History|History]]
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*[[Hampshire Land and Property|Land and Property]]
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*[[Hampshire Maps|Maps]]
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*[[Hampshire Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Hampshire was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.&nbsp;&nbsp;The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.&nbsp; Click [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/ham.htm here]&nbsp;to see&nbsp;a list of the&nbsp;civil districts in Hampshire and the parishes covered by each.&nbsp;
*[[Hampshire Periodicals|Periodicals]]
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*[[Hampshire_Probate_Records|Probate Records]]
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*[[Hampshire School Records|School Records]]
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*[[Hampshire Societies|Societies]]
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*[[Hampshire Taxation|Taxation]]
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Read more about [[England Civil Registration]].
  
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Williams, Robert. Hampshire Settlers in South Africa, 1820.&nbsp; Two groups under Alexander, Biggar &amp; Duncan Cambell, Biggar, Bingle, Cole, Ellicott, Epsey, Fairclough, Godfery, Knowles, McDonald, Page, Pedlar, Sanderson, Cambell, Gladstone, Horton, Jordan, Kimmish, Littlefield, Lovelock, Penny, Shepard, Stroud, Will. Article to be found in Hampshire Family Historian vol.10, #1, 1982, page 22.&nbsp; Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h
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See a list of the [[Hampshire Parishes|parishes]] of Hampshire with links to articles.
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==== Probate Jurisdictions  ====
  
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Before 1858, every town and parish in Hampshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Hampshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Hampshire Probate Records|Hampshire Probate Records]].<br>
  
The [[Hampshire Parishes|parishes]] of Hampshire.
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=== Getting Help with your Genealogy<br> ===
  
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[[Professional Genealogists Who Specialize in Southeast England Research|Professional Genealogists who specialize in Southeast England Research]] helps you compare the expertise, credentials, and rates of professional researchers who can help you access these records. <br>
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<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1240161135484_572" />[http://www.hgs-online.org.uk www.hgs-online.org.uk]&nbsp;&nbsp; Hampshire Genalogical Society  
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*<span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1240161135484_572" />[http://www.hgs-online.org.uk www.hgs-online.org.uk]&nbsp;&nbsp; Hampshire Genealogical Society including [http://www.hgs-online.org.uk/gs.pdf ''Genealogical Sources for Hampshire'']<br>
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*[http://www.knightroots.co.uk www.knightroots.co.uk]&nbsp; Transcriptions of&nbsp; Hampshire Parish Register entries
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*[http://www.isle-of-wight-fhs.co.uk/ http://www.isle-of-wight-fhs.co.uk/]&nbsp;A wonderful web site for births, marriages and deaths on the Isle of Wight.
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*[http://www3.hants.gov.uk/archives.htm Hampshire Record Office]
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/hampshireenglandgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Hampshire]
  
[http://www.knightroots.co.uk www.knightroots.co.uk]&nbsp; Transcriptions of&nbsp; Hampshire Parish Register entries
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To view a further list of web sites and/or web pages for Hampshire and many of its parishes, visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/hampshire.htm FHLFavorites.info].
  
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|title = '''Neighbouring counties'''
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|Centre    = Hampshire
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|North    = [[Berkshire]]
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|Northeast = [[Surrey]]
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|East      = [[West Sussex]]
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|Southeast = ''English Channel''
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|South    = [[Isle of Wight]]<br>''English Channel''
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|Southwest = ''English Channel''
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|West      = [[Wiltshire]]<br>[[Dorset]]
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|Northwest = [[Wiltshire]]
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England-hampshire.png
Hampshire, also known as Southamptonshire, is principally a maritime and agricultural county located on the south coast of England.

The Isle of Wight was originally part of Hampshire but is now a county in it's own right.

Contents

Featured Content

Research Tools

Jurisdictions

Use an interactive map to find jurisdictions for each parish in Hampshire.

Civil Districts

When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Hampshire was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.  The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.  Click here to see a list of the civil districts in Hampshire and the parishes covered by each. 

Read more about England Civil Registration.

Genealogy

Williams, Robert. Hampshire Settlers in South Africa, 1820.  Two groups under Alexander, Biggar & Duncan Cambell, Biggar, Bingle, Cole, Ellicott, Epsey, Fairclough, Godfery, Knowles, McDonald, Page, Pedlar, Sanderson, Cambell, Gladstone, Horton, Jordan, Kimmish, Littlefield, Lovelock, Penny, Shepard, Stroud, Will. Article to be found in Hampshire Family Historian vol.10, #1, 1982, page 22.  Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h

Parishes

See a list of the parishes of Hampshire with links to articles.

Probate Jurisdictions

Before 1858, every town and parish in Hampshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.  To read more about probate records and see a list of Hampshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to Hampshire Probate Records.

Getting Help with your Genealogy

Professional Genealogists who specialize in Southeast England Research helps you compare the expertise, credentials, and rates of professional researchers who can help you access these records.

 Websites

To view a further list of web sites and/or web pages for Hampshire and many of its parishes, visit FHLFavorites.info.