South Elmham All Saints, Suffolk Genealogy

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[[England]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Suffolk]]   [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Suffolk Parishes]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] South Elmham All Saints (see also St Nicholas)
 
  
== Parish History  ==
 
 
ELMHAM, SOUTH (All Saints), '''a parish''', in the union and hundred of Wangford, E. division of Suffolk, 5 miles (N. W.) from Halesworth. This parish rectory, '''was annexed with that of St Nicholas Parish'''.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50945#s16 A Topographical Dictionary of England] (1848), pp. 161-164. Adapted. Date accessed: 27 March 2013.</ref> {{expand section|a summary overview of the history of this parish}} Refer to the works listed in [[Suffolk Gazetteers]] or [[England Gazetteers]] for important historical events and for source material.
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
If you live in '''[[Suffolk]]''' you will have access to a variety of resources at [[Suffolk Archives and Libraries|local archives and libraries]].&nbsp; For those who live further afield, one can access microfilm and online records at [[Introduction to LDS Family History Centers|LDS Family History Centres]].&nbsp; Refer to {{H:title|copy and paste Parish link from FHL Catalogue to this place. |Suffolk_in_the_FHL_Catalog|label= the parish |link=yes|dotted=yes|external=no}} and {{FHL|England%2C+Suffolk%2C|subject|disp=Suffolk }} in the Family History Library Catalogue for available records.
 
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
 
<u>South Elmham</u> was in '''Wangford''' district. To search an index of Wangford district records go to [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD]. The [[Suffolk Civil Registration|Suffolk Civil Registration]] article provides more details about these records. Civil Registration began in 1837.
 
 
==== Church records  ====
 
 
Parish Registers began in the 1500's. They can be viewed at the [[Suffolk Archives and Libraries#Suffolk_Record_Office|Suffolk Record Office]]. There are Bishop Transcripts and Parish Registers that have been filmed for most parishes in the County. See the [[Suffolk Church Records]] article for further details. {{expand section|Information about parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, parish chest records, non conformist and other types of church records.  Also add links to online parish collections. Make reference to records found in the [[FHLC]].  To locate resources, look at  [[Suffolk in the FHL Catalog|Suffolk Parishes in the FHL catalogue]]}}
 
 
==== Census records  ====
 
 
a. {{British Census|474644}}
 
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Suffolk Probate Records|Suffolk 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.<br>
 
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
 
== Web sites  ==
 
 
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
 
 
== Reference  ==
 
 
{{reflist}}
 
 
[[Category:Suffolk]]
 

Revision as of 18:56, 27 March 2013