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== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Landrake, Cornwall family history and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
LANDRAKE (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the union of St. Germans, S. division of the hundred of East, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from Saltash. There is a chapel of ease at St. Erney.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51090#s12 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 17-20. Date accessed: 18 March 2013</ref>
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Cornwall
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| Hundred = East
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| Poor Law Union = St Germans
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| Registration District = St Germans
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| PRbegin = 1583; Separate register exist for St Erney beginning 1555
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| BTbegin = 1612; Separate records exist for St Erney beginning 1673
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Exeter
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = East
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = A Peculiar of the Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Probate Other = Post-1847 - [[Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Cornwall]]
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Cornwall Record Office]]
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Landrake&nbsp;(Cornish: Lannergh) St Michael Landrake with St Erney is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall. <br>Other places in the parish include: Brightor and St Erney. <br>
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=== Parish History  ===
  
Landrake Church is dedicated to St Michael. It stands on a hill and the tower is 100 ft high. Parts of the building are Norman but the majority is of the 15th century. There is a brass to Edward Cowrtney, 1509<br>  
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LANDRAKE (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the union of St. Germans, S. division of the hundred of East, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from Saltash. There is a chapel of ease at St. Erney.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51090#s12 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 17-20. Date accessed: 18 March 2013</ref>  
  
The parish is part of Landrake with St Erney and Botus Fleming group in the Diocese of Truro.<br><br>
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Landrake&nbsp;(Cornish: Lannergh) St Michael Landrake with St Erney is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall. <br>Other places in the parish include: Brightor and St Erney.
  
== Resources  ==
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Landrake Church is dedicated to St Michael. It stands on a hill and the tower is 100 ft high. Parts of the building are Norman but the majority is of the 15th century. There is a brass to Edward Cowrtney, 1509
  
=== Civil Registration  ===
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The parish is part of Landrake with St Erney and Botus Fleming group in the Diocese of Truro.
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=== Resources  ===
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==== Civil Registration  ====
  
 
Births, 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 [[Free BMD]].  
 
Births, 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 [[Free BMD]].  
  
=== Church records  ===
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==== Church records  ====
  
 
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
 
{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/sog/misc-series Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BOYD''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276 Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)]<ref>Percival Boyd, ''A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index'' (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at {{FSbook|1727134}}.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''COPC''' = [http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks - free]<ref>[http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/coverage/coverage-by-parish/ 'Coverage by Parish,'] ''Cornwall Online Parish Clerks,'' accessed 2 December 2013.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''COPC''' = [http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/ Cornwall Online Parish Clerks - free]<ref>[http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/coverage/coverage-by-parish/ 'Coverage by Parish,'] ''Cornwall Online Parish Clerks,'' accessed 2 December 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/births?tab=1 FindMyPast - (£)]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/baptisms#cornwall_baptisms 'Cornwall Baptisms'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#cornwall_marriages 'Cornwall Marriages'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref><ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/other-burials#cornwall_burials 'Cornwall Burials'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/births?tab=1 FindMyPast - (£)]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140210015003/https://web.archive.org/web/20140210015003/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/baptisms#cornwall_baptisms 'Cornwall Baptisms'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref><ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#cornwall_marriages 'Cornwall Marriages'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref><ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140210015326/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/other-burials#cornwall_burials 'Cornwall Burials'], ''Find My Past,'' accessed 25 November 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]<ref>[http://www.freereg.org.uk/parishes/cnw.htm Cornwall Coverage'], ''FreeREG,'' accessed 18 November 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]<ref>[http://www.freereg.org.uk/parishes/cnw.htm 'Cornwall Coverage'], ''FreeREG,'' accessed 18 November 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyCornwall.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Cornwall, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 21 November 2013.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyCornwall.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Cornwall, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 21 November 2013.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PALL''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>''Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes.'' Digital version at {{FSbook|1310100}}.</ref>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''PALL''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>''Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes.'' Digital version at {{FSbook|1310100}}.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ TheGenealogist - (£)]<ref>[http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ 'Parish Records,'] ''TheGenealogist,'' accessed 20 May 2014.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/sog/misc-series '''1583-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/ '''1565-1913''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/ '''1555-1913''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.cornwall-opc-database.org/search-database/ '''1585-1938''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/births?tab=1 '''1585-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/births?tab=1 '''1585-1812''']  
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/marriages?tab=2 '''1588-1837''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276?tab=2 '''1588-1837''']  
 
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/burials?tab=3 '''1813-1837''']  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 '''1800-1812''']  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 '''1800-1812''']  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ '''1653-1840''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ '''1583-1807''']
 
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Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall County Record Office reference: P 106
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Images of parish registers are available online at FamilySearch Images refer to [[Cornwall Record Office]] reference: P 106  
  
=== Cornwall Online Parish Clerks  ===
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==== Cornwall Online Parish Clerks  ====
  
An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish of landrake with St Erney http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/l_m/landrake.php<br>
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An extremely useful resource is the [http://www.cornwall-opc.org/Par_new/l_m/landrake.php Cornwall Online Parish Clerks] page for the parish of landrake with St Erney.
  
=== Census records  ===
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==== Census records  ====
  
a. {{British Census|241259}}  
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{{British Census|241259}} [[Cornwall Online Census Project]]
  
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
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[[Cornwall Online Census Project]]
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=== Poor Law Unions  ===
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[[St Germans Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[St Germans Poor Law Union]]  
  
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==== Probate records  ====
 
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=== Probate records  ===
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [county] 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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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cornwall 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 and Gazetteers  ==
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*Vision of Britain
 
*Vision of Britain
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.  
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Landrake in [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/Cornwall/Landrake/index.html Genuki]
  
 
== References  ==
 
== References  ==
  
{{reflist}} {{Cornwall}}
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{{reflist}} {{Cornwall}}  
  
 
[[Category:Cornwall]]
 
[[Category:Cornwall]]

Revision as of 15:55, 15 August 2014

England Gotoarrow.png Cornwall Gotoarrow.png Cornwall Parishes

Guide to Landrake, Cornwall family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Landrake, Cornwall
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred East
County Cornwall
Poor Law Union St Germans PLU
Registration District St Germans
Records begin
Parish registers: 1583; Separate register exist for St Erney beginning 1555
Bishop's Transcripts: 1612; Separate records exist for St Erney beginning 1673
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery East
Diocese Exeter
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court A Peculiar of the Court of the Bishop of Exeter (Episcopal Consistory) Post-1847 - Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Archdeaconry of Cornwall
Location of Archive
Cornwall Record Office

Contents

Parish History

LANDRAKE (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of St. Germans, S. division of the hundred of East, E. division of Cornwall, 4 miles (W. N. W.) from Saltash. There is a chapel of ease at St. Erney.[1]

Landrake (Cornish: Lannergh) St Michael Landrake with St Erney is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cornwall.
Other places in the parish include: Brightor and St Erney.

Landrake Church is dedicated to St Michael. It stands on a hill and the tower is 100 ft high. Parts of the building are Norman but the majority is of the 15th century. There is a brass to Edward Cowrtney, 1509

The parish is part of Landrake with St Erney and Botus Fleming group in the Diocese of Truro.

Resources

Civil Registration

Births, 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 Free BMD.

Church records

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

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)[2]
COPC = Cornwall Online Parish Clerks - free[3]
FMP = FindMyPast - (£)[4][5][6]
FREG = FreeREG - free[7]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[8]
PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)[9]
TGEN = TheGenealogist - (£)[10]
Landrake, Cornwall Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1583-1812

COPC 1565-1913
1555-1913
1585-1938
FMP 1585-1812 1588-1837 1813-1837
FREG
1583-1812

IGI 1585-1812 1583-1756
PALL
1800-1812

TGEN 1653-1840
1583-1807

Images of parish registers are available online at FamilySearch Images refer to Cornwall Record Office reference: P 106

Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource is the Cornwall Online Parish Clerks page for the parish of landrake with St Erney.

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 241259. Cornwall Online Census Project

Poor Law Unions

St Germans Poor Law Union

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Cornwall 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

There are many maps and gazetteers showing English places. Valuable web sites are:

Websites

Landrake in Genuki

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 17-20. Date accessed: 18 March 2013
  2. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
  3. 'Coverage by Parish,' Cornwall Online Parish Clerks, accessed 2 December 2013.
  4. 'Cornwall Baptisms', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  5. 'Cornwall Marriages', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  6. 'Cornwall Burials', Find My Past, accessed 25 November 2013.
  7. 'Cornwall Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 18 November 2013.
  8. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Cornwall, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 November 2013.
  9. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online.
  10. 'Parish Records,' TheGenealogist, accessed 20 May 2014.