Plumstead St Nicholas, Kent Genealogy

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Guide to '''Plumstead St Nicholas, Kent family history and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
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Refer to [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_plc.htm+ Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society]<br>  
 
Refer to [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_plc.htm+ Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society]<br>  
  
to locate parishes in the Plumstead area and to view parish boundary map [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_c01.htm+ Plumstead St Nicholas]<br>
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to locate parishes in the Plumstead area and to view parish boundary map [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_c01.htm+ Plumstead St Nicholas]<br>  
  
The church of St Nicholas St Nicholas Road Woolwich has been designated as a grade II* listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-396270-church-of-st-nicholas-plumstead-woolwich+ British listed building]<br>
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The church of St Nicholas St Nicholas Road Woolwich has been designated as a grade II* listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-396270-church-of-st-nicholas-plumstead-woolwich+ British listed building]<br>  
  
From this ancient parish were formed 6 other churches and chapels see [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_plc.htm+ Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society]
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From this ancient parish were formed 6 other churches and chapels see [http://www.nwkfhs.org.uk/plum_plc.htm+ Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society]  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
[http://www.kent-opc.org/Parishes/Plumstead.html+ Kent Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]<br>
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'''{{PAGENAME}}''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
Records for Plumstead are found at <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''AC''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 Ancestry - (£)]<ref name="anc">[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($). Described as St Nicholas, Plumstead in Greenwich Borough.</ref><ref name="ancc">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1558 London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.</ref><ref name="ancm">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623 London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.</ref><ref name="ancb">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''BIVRI''' = [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)]<ref>[http://genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/ 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records'], ''Genoot,'' accessed 7 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/ken.htm 'Kent Coverage'], ''FreeREG,'' accessed 6 November 2013.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS BTs''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1949386 England, Kent, Bishop's Transcripts (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>[https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1949386 'England, Kent, Bishop's Transcripts, 1560-1911,'] ''FamilySearch,'' accessed 11 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/CountyKent.htm#PageTitle 'IGI Batch Numbers for Kent, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 15 November 2013.</ref>
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Greenwich Heritage Centre,<br>Artillery Square,<br>Royal Arsenal,<br>Woolwich,<br>SE18 6ST
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 '''1654-1752''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 '''1654-1752''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 '''1654-1754''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1558 '''1753-1894''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1558 '''1753-1894''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623 '''1755-1898''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623 '''1755-1898''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''BIVRI'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 '''1744-1819''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1352 '''1744-1812''']
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020 8854 2452
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Records for Plumstead are found at <br>
  
heritage.centre@greenwich.gov.uk<br>
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'''Greenwich Heritage Centre'''<br>Artillery Square,<br>Royal Arsenal,<br>Woolwich,<br>SE18 6ST<br>020 8854 2452<br>Email: [mailto:heritage.centre@greenwich.gov.uk heritage.centre@greenwich.gov.uk]
  
Medway Archives Office,<br>Civic Centre,<br>Strood,<br>Rochester,<br>Kent ME2 4AU<br>Telephone: 01634 332714<br>Fax: 01634 297060<br>E-mail: malsc@medway.gov.uk<br>
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'''Medway Archives Office'''<br>Civic Centre<br>Strood<br>Rochester<br>Kent ME2 4AU<br>Telephone: 01634 332714<br>Fax: 01634 297060<br>Email: [mailto:malsc@medway.gov.uk malsc@medway.gov.uk]
  
London Metropolitan Archives  
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[[London Metropolitan Archives|'''London Metropolitan Archives''']]<br>40 Northampton Road<br>London<br>EC1R 0HB<br>Tel: 020 7332 3820<br>Fax: 020 7833 9136<br>Email: [mailto:ask.lma@cityoflondon.gov.uk ask.lma@cityoflondon.gov.uk]
  
40 Northampton Road<br>London<br>EC1R 0HB
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{{FHL|577696|item|disp=Bishop's transcripts of Plumstead, 1744-1853}}
  
Tel: 020 7332 3820<br>Fax: 020 7833 9136<br>email: ask.lma@cityoflondon.gov.uk<br>
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'''Plumstead St Margaret''' parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
  
International Genealogical Index 1813-1853 Batch (C165102)<br>  
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="7" scope="col" | '''Plumstead St Margaret Parish Online Records'''
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Family History Library film numbers<br>{{FHL|England%2C+Kent%2C+Plumstead|subject|disp=Plumstead St Margaret}} <br><br>
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==== Land Tax  ====
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. <br>
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Images for Plumstead are available at FamilySearch Records see [[England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments (FamilySearch Historical Records)]] 1780-1832<br>  
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
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[https://www.familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F574084+ Census returns for Plumstead 1841-1891]<br>
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FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through '''[[FHC Portal]]''' Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.<br>[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:England_Family_History_Centres] to locate local Family History Centres in UK<br>[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers] to locate outside UK.<br>Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.
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Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)
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The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.  
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[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/group/ukicen/UK_Census_Collection.aspx+ Ancestry UK Census Collection]
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[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/search-menu/census-land-and-surveys+ Find my Past census search 1841-1901]
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Lewisham Poor Law Union, Kent]]
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[[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] See [[Lewisham Poor Law Union, Kent]]  
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
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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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PLUMSTEAD (St. Nicholas), a '''parish''', in the union of Lewisham, hundred of Lessness, lathe of Suttonat-Hone, W. division of Kent, 10 miles (S. by E.) from London. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51217#s1 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 578-586. Date accessed: 27 April 2013.</ref><br>
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<br> 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]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
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Revision as of 20:08, 12 April 2014

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Guide to Plumstead St Nicholas, Kent family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Parish History

Plumstead is a district of the London Borough of Greenwich Plumstead Wikipedia

Historically Plumstead included parts of Shooters Hill Shooter's Hill Wikipedia and Abbey Wood Abbey Wood Wikipedia

Plumstead St Nicholas is an Ancient Parish which included the chapelry of East Wickham, Kent

Refer to Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society

to locate parishes in the Plumstead area and to view parish boundary map Plumstead St Nicholas

The church of St Nicholas St Nicholas Road Woolwich has been designated as a grade II* listed building British listed building

From this ancient parish were formed 6 other churches and chapels see Plumstead North West Kent Family History Society

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

Plumstead St Nicholas, Kent Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

AC = Ancestry - (£)[1][2][3][4]
BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[5]
FREG = FreeREG - free[6]
FS BTs = England, Kent, Bishop's Transcripts (FamilySearch) - free[7]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[8]
Plumstead St Nicholas, Kent Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1654-1752 1654-1752 1654-1754 1654-1754 1654-1782 1654-1782
AC 1753-1894 1753-1894 1755-1898 1755-1898 1783-1945 (gaps) 1783-1945 (gaps)
BIVRI 1744-1819
1744-1812

FREG 1802-1861


IGI 1813-1853

Records for Plumstead are found at

Greenwich Heritage Centre
Artillery Square,
Royal Arsenal,
Woolwich,
SE18 6ST
020 8854 2452
Email: heritage.centre@greenwich.gov.uk

Medway Archives Office
Civic Centre
Strood
Rochester
Kent ME2 4AU
Telephone: 01634 332714
Fax: 01634 297060
Email: malsc@medway.gov.uk

London Metropolitan Archives
40 Northampton Road
London
EC1R 0HB
Tel: 020 7332 3820
Fax: 020 7833 9136
Email: ask.lma@cityoflondon.gov.uk

Bishop's transcripts of Plumstead, 1744-1853

Plumstead St Margaret parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

Plumstead St Margaret Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS BTs 1744-1853 1744-1853 1744-1853

Land Tax

Images for Plumstead are available at FamilySearch Records see England, Kent, Land Tax Assessments (FamilySearch Historical Records) 1780-1832

Census records

Census returns for Plumstead 1841-1891

FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through FHC Portal Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
[1] to locate local Family History Centres in UK
[2] to locate outside UK.
Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.

Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)

The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.

Ancestry UK Census Collection

Find my Past census search 1841-1901




Poor Law Unions

Gotoarrow.png See Lewisham Poor Law Union, Kent

Probate records

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

PLUMSTEAD (St. Nicholas), a parish, in the union of Lewisham, hundred of Lessness, lathe of Suttonat-Hone, W. division of Kent, 10 miles (S. by E.) from London. [9]


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

Websites

References

  1. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as St Nicholas, Plumstead in Greenwich Borough.
  2. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.
  3. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Plumstead St Nicholas in Greenwich Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 7 November 2013.
  6. 'Kent Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 6 November 2013.
  7. 'England, Kent, Bishop's Transcripts, 1560-1911,' FamilySearch, accessed 11 November 2013.
  8. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Kent, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 15 November 2013.
  9. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 578-586. Date accessed: 27 April 2013.