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MIDDLETON, a parish in Westhampnett district, Sussex; on the coast, 2½ miles E of Bognor r. station. It includes the hamlet of Elmer; and its Post town is Bognor. The old church was swept away by the sea; and the present church was built in 1849. Middleton-on-Sea St Nicholas is in the Arun District of West Sussex and is effectively part of Bognor.
Sussex Parish Churches history of the church Middleton St Nicholas The original church built in 1849 has been heavily modernised in 1977-1978.
From 1837 this parish was in the Westhmpnett registration district From 1935 this became part of Chichester registration district
Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex
Centralised Certificates Office
West Sussex Record Office
Phone: 01243 642122
Middleton, Sussex Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free|
|PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)|
|Middleton, Sussex Genealogy Parish Online Records|
|IGI||1560-1837, 1850-1876||1566-1789, 1805-1835, 1849-1877|
||1551-1797, 1836-1837, 1849-1909|| |
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Middleton
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
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.
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