South Hill, Cornwall Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
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General overview SOUTH-HILL (St. Sampson), a'''parish''', in the unionof Liskeard, Middle division of the hundred of East,E. division of Cornwall, 3 miles (N. W.) from Callington. The '''church '''is an ancient structure with lancet windows.There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.
  
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Lewis, Samuel A.,&nbsp; A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 149-152.
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URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51289 Date accessed: 03 April 2013.
  
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<br>Births, 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.  
 
<br>Births, 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.  
  
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&nbsp;<br>Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.  
 
&nbsp;<br>Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.  
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Parish History

General overview SOUTH-HILL (St. Sampson), aparish, in the unionof Liskeard, Middle division of the hundred of East,E. division of Cornwall, 3 miles (N. W.) from Callington. The church is an ancient structure with lancet windows.There is a place of worship for Wesleyans.

Lewis, Samuel A.,  A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 149-152.

URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51289 Date accessed: 03 April 2013.


Resources

Civil Registration


Births, 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

 
Overview, Include information for parish registers and Bishop's Transcripts, Contact information for the office holding the original records, Links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Images of parish registers are available online in historic records (formerly Record Search) Images refer to Cornwall County Record Office reference: P 210


Census records

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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 241258.


Probate records


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

There are many maps and gazetteers showing English places. Valuable web sites are:

  • 1851 Jurisdiction Maps
  • Vision of Britain

Web sites 

References

Add here any relevant sites that aren't mentioned above.