Peterborough (St John the Baptist), Northamptonshire Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
PETERBOROUGH (St. John the Baptist), a'''city''' having separate jurisdiction, the'''seat of a diocese''', and the'''head of a union '''and of the hundred of Nassaburgh, or liberty of Peterborough, in the N. division of the county of Northampton, 42 miles (N. E. by E.) from Northampton, and 79 (N. by W.) from London; containing, with the precinct of Minster-close, and exclusively of the chapelries of Dogsthorpe, Eastfield with Newark, and Longthorpe, in that part of the parish which is without the city. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51211#s4 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 558-564. Date accessed: 04 March 2013.</ref>
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PETERBOROUGH (St. John the Baptist), a'''city''' having separate jurisdiction, the'''seat of a diocese''', and the'''head of a union '''and of the hundred of Nassaburgh, or liberty of Peterborough, in the N. division of the county of Northampton, 42 miles (N. E. by E.) from Northampton, and 79 (N. by W.) from London; containing, with the precinct of Minster-close, and exclusively of the chapelries of Dogsthorpe, Eastfield with Newark, and Longthorpe, in that part of the parish which is without the city. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51211#s4 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 558-564. Date accessed: 04 March 2013.</ref>  
  
 
<br> Peterborough (St John the Baptist) is an Ancient Parish mostly in Northamptonshire and partly in Cambridgeshire. Other places in this parish include:  
 
<br> Peterborough (St John the Baptist) is an Ancient Parish mostly in Northamptonshire and partly in Cambridgeshire. Other places in this parish include:  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Northamptonshire Probate Records|Northamptonshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Northamptonshire Probate Records|Northamptonshire 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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Parish History

PETERBOROUGH (St. John the Baptist), acity having separate jurisdiction, theseat of a diocese, and thehead of a union and of the hundred of Nassaburgh, or liberty of Peterborough, in the N. division of the county of Northampton, 42 miles (N. E. by E.) from Northampton, and 79 (N. by W.) from London; containing, with the precinct of Minster-close, and exclusively of the chapelries of Dogsthorpe, Eastfield with Newark, and Longthorpe, in that part of the parish which is without the city. [1]


Peterborough (St John the Baptist) is an Ancient Parish mostly in Northamptonshire and partly in Cambridgeshire. Other places in this parish include:

  • Oxney
  • Old Newark
  • Newark
  • Eastfield
  • Dogsthorpe

See also Peterborough (St John the Baptist), Cambridgeshire.

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.

Church records

View Anglican Church Records in our catalog.

Non Conformist

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 438883.


Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Northamptonshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Genealogy

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 558-564. Date accessed: 04 March 2013.