Petworth, Sussex Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Petworth St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Sussex.Other places in the parish include: Byworth. <br>
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Petworth St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in Chichester district of West Sussex.Other places in the parish include: Byworth. <br>  
  
 
[http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/514/33/+ history and images]  
 
[http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/514/33/+ history and images]  
  
[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=52&n=petworth&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=437&l=102+ Petworth Sussex online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>
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[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=52&n=petworth&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=437&l=102+ Petworth Sussex online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
  
See also: <br>
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See also: <br>  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petworth+ Petworth Wikipedia] and A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 558-564. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51211+ here]<br><br>
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Petworth+ Petworth Wikipedia] and A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 558-564. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51211+ here]<br><br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
See also[http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/petworth.html+ Petworth Registration District] For the civil registration history see [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/horsham.html+ Horsham registration district] Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex Centralised Certificates Office Registration Service West Sussex Record Office County Hall Chichester PO19 1RN Phone: 01243 642122<br>
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See also[http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/petworth.html+ Petworth Registration District] For the civil registration history see [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/reg/districts/horsham.html+ Horsham registration district] Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex Centralised Certificates Office Registration Service West Sussex Record Office County Hall Chichester PO19 1RN Phone: 01243 642122<br>  
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.<br>
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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.<br>  
  
 
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Petworth|subject|disp=Petworth}}  
 
Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Petworth|subject|disp=Petworth}}  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  

Revision as of 17:01, 19 November 2011

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Petworth St Mary

Contents

Parish History

Petworth St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in Chichester district of West Sussex.Other places in the parish include: Byworth.

history and images

Petworth Sussex online Parish Clerks(OPC)

See also:

Petworth Wikipedia and A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 558-564. here

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.

See alsoPetworth Registration District For the civil registration history see Horsham registration district Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex Centralised Certificates Office Registration Service West Sussex Record Office County Hall Chichester PO19 1RN Phone: 01243 642122

Church records

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Petworth

Census records

See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions

Petworth Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Web sites

Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.