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HAMWORTHY, a chapelry, in the parish of Sturminster-Marshall, borough and union of Poole,hundred of Cogdean, Wimborne division of Dorset,1½ mile (W.) from Poole. It is divided into Higher and Lower Ham.
Date accessed: 07 February 2013.
HAMWORTHY, a village and a parish in Poole district, Dorset. The village stands on Holes bay, adjacent to Poole r. station, Pop., 393. There is an Independent chapel.
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Census records from 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 241340. To view these census images online, they are available through the following websites for a fee ($) or free:
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- Ancestry.co.uk ($) has now all available census records but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and at numerous public and academic libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
- The Genealogist.co.uk ($) has all available censuses and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
- FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Dorset Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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- ↑ Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 396-401 http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51003#s6
- ↑ Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England; Wales, publ. London and Edinburgh: 1870.
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