Snelston, Derbyshire Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
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SNELSTON (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the hundred of Appletree, S. division of the county of Derby, 2½ miles (S. W.) from Ashbourn. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51285#s14 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'', (1848), pp. 126-129. Date accessed: 17 May 2013.</ref>  
 
SNELSTON (St. Peter), a '''parish''', in the hundred of Appletree, S. division of the county of Derby, 2½ miles (S. W.) from Ashbourn. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51285#s14 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'', (1848), pp. 126-129. Date accessed: 17 May 2013.</ref>  
  
<br> Snelston St Peter is a '''chapelry''' of Norbury, Derbyshire, '''Ancient Parish''' in Derbyshire. <br>  
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Once a parochial chapelry of Norbury, Snelston became a separate parish in 1871 although in keeping with parochial chapelries it has it's own registers from 1575. Unfortunately Snelston is one of those parishes where damage has occured to the registers, this time by floodwater.<ref>www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/DBY/Snelston/#ChurchHist</ref><br>&nbsp;<br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

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Parish History

SNELSTON (St. Peter), a parish, in the hundred of Appletree, S. division of the county of Derby, 2½ miles (S. W.) from Ashbourn. [1]

Once a parochial chapelry of Norbury, Snelston became a separate parish in 1871 although in keeping with parochial chapelries it has it's own registers from 1575. Unfortunately Snelston is one of those parishes where damage has occured to the registers, this time by floodwater.[2]
 

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

Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1664-1868 Mar 1664-1838 Burials 1664-1868

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

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 241288.


Poor Law Unions

Ashbourne Poor Law Union, Derbyshire

Probate records

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

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 126-129. Date accessed: 17 May 2013.
  2. www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/DBY/Snelston/#ChurchHist