St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, London Genealogy

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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London Parishes|London Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[St_Ann_and_St_Agnes_with_St_John_Zachary|St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary]]''  
 
''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London Parishes|London Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[St_Ann_and_St_Agnes_with_St_John_Zachary|St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary]]''  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
 
"St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, the church of, is on the north side of St Ann's Lane, at the northern extremity of the New Post office in St Martin's le Grand, and receives its name from being dedicated to St Ann, the mother of the Virgin Mary, and its addition from its situation as being formerly diesignated&nbsp; St Ann in the Willows, from the number of trees of that species which grew in that neighbourhood. The foundation of this church is very ancient, and mention of it as so in 1322. It is a rectory, and the patronage was formerly in the dean and canons of the conventual church of St Martin's le Grand, until that corporation was annexed to the Abbey of Westminster, became patrons. Ont he supporession of teh bishopric of Westminster by Queen Mary, she gave it to the Bishop of London and his successors, in whom it still remains, alternately, with the dean and chapeter of St Paul's [Cathedral]. The old church was destroyed by the fire of London, and the presnet church was erected on its site by Sir Christopher Wren in 1680, and the parish of St John&nbsp;Zachary united to it. The interior is 53 feet square, and 35 feet high, and is sub-divided into a smaller square in the centre by four handsome Corintian columns, which support an ornamented ceiling..."<ref>James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
 
 
Also known as St Anne &amp; Agnes, Aldersgate.
 
 
== Resources  ==
 
 
=== Civil Registration  ===
 
 
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].
 
  
 
=== Church records  ===
 
=== Church records  ===
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==== St Ann and St Agnes Parish  ====
  
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==== St John Zachary Parish  ====
 
==== St John Zachary Parish  ====
  
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
  
 
=== Census  ===
 
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==== 1625 Subsidy  ====
 
==== 1625 Subsidy  ====
  
*St Anne and St Agnes, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
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*St Anne and St Agnes, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
 
*St John Zachary, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
 
*St John Zachary, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
  
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=32018 Inhabitants of London in 1638 - St John Zacharies], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=32018 Inhabitants of London in 1638 - St John Zacharies], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
  
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==== 1645 Subsidy ====
  
 
*St John Zachary, Cripplegate Ward Within, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/590 Part 5); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228704}}.<br>
 
*St John Zachary, Cripplegate Ward Within, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/590 Part 5); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228704}}.<br>
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Add unique information about the censuses. Add links to online census records, and/or link to the Family History Library {{FHL|595219|title-id|disp=film/fiche numbers.}}  
 
Add unique information about the censuses. Add links to online census records, and/or link to the Family History Library {{FHL|595219|title-id|disp=film/fiche numbers.}}  
  
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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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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=== Civil Registration  ===
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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].
  
 
=== Probate records  ===
 
=== Probate records  ===
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish.  
  
Before 1858, {{PAGENAME}} fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of London|Court of the Archdeaconry of London]]. In practice, many residents left their wills in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]] from the 1700s through 1858.<ref>[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutNWI-acl.aspx "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800"], ''British Origins,'' accessed 23 December 2011.</ref> From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal Probate Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].
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Before 1858, {{PAGENAME}} fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of London|Court of the Archdeaconry of London]]. In practice, many residents left their wills in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]] from the 1700s through 1858.<ref>[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutNWI-acl.aspx "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800"], ''British Origins,'' accessed 23 December 2011.</ref> From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal Probate Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].  
  
Go to [[London Probate Records|London Probate Records]] to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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Go to [[London Probate Records|London Probate Records]] to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
 
=== Cemetery  ===
 
=== Cemetery  ===
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[[Image:Londonstjohnzacharycemetery.jpg|thumb|right]][[Image:Londonstannandagnescemetery.jpg|thumb|right]]  
 
[[Image:Londonstjohnzacharycemetery.jpg|thumb|right]][[Image:Londonstannandagnescemetery.jpg|thumb|right]]  
  
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{{LondonMI|15|St Anne and St Agnes}}  
 
{{LondonMI|15|St Anne and St Agnes}}  
  
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{{LondonMI|64|St John Zachary}}  
  
=== Poor Law Unions ===
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=== Records of the Poor  ===
  
Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.
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== Parish History  ==
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"St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, the church of, is on the north side of St Ann's Lane, at the northern extremity of the New Post office in St Martin's le Grand, and receives its name from being dedicated to St Ann, the mother of the Virgin Mary, and its addition from its situation as being formerly diesignated&nbsp; St Ann in the Willows, from the number of trees of that species which grew in that neighbourhood. The foundation of this church is very ancient, and mention of it as so in 1322. It is a rectory, and the patronage was formerly in the dean and canons of the conventual church of St Martin's le Grand, until that corporation was annexed to the Abbey of Westminster, became patrons. Ont he supporession of teh bishopric of Westminster by Queen Mary, she gave it to the Bishop of London and his successors, in whom it still remains, alternately, with the dean and chapeter of St Paul's [Cathedral]. The old church was destroyed by the fire of London, and the presnet church was erected on its site by Sir Christopher Wren in 1680, and the parish of St John&nbsp;Zachary united to it. The interior is 53 feet square, and 35 feet high, and is sub-divided into a smaller square in the centre by four handsome Corintian columns, which support an ornamented ceiling..."<ref>James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
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Also known as St Anne &amp; Agnes, Aldersgate.  
  
 
== 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]  
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*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=12&p=England,England,London,St.+John+Zachary&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St John Zachary Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=12&p=England,England,London,St.+John+Zachary&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St John Zachary Parish records)  
 
*[http://62.32.98.6/S10312UKStaff/OPAC/ Society of Genealogists Library&nbsp;Catalogue] (to narrow results, conduct a subject search for 'London St Ann and St Agnes' or 'London St John Zachary')
 
*[http://62.32.98.6/S10312UKStaff/OPAC/ Society of Genealogists Library&nbsp;Catalogue] (to narrow results, conduct a subject search for 'London St Ann and St Agnes' or 'London St John Zachary')
{{Wikipedia|St_John_Zachary|St John Zachary}}{{Wikipedia|St_Anne_and_St_Agnes|St Anne and St Agnes}}
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==

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Contents

Church records

St Ann and St Agnes Parish

Online St Ann and St Agnes Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1640
1641
1640
Images
1629[1]-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1903 Ancestry[3] 1754-1920 Ancestry[4] 1813-1853 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1640-1861 FamilySearch[6] 1629-1630[1] British Origins[7] 1813-1851 findmypast[8]
    1629-1630[1] findmypast[9] 1813-1853 findmypast[10]
    1641-1837

FamilySearch[11]

   
    1800-1837 Ancestry[12]    

St John Zachary Parish

Online St John Zachary Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1640
1665
1665
Images
1665-1666, 1693-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1895 Ancestry[3] 1755-1837 Ancestry[4] 1813-1849 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1640-1875 FamilySearch[13] 1665-1837 findmypast[9] 1813-1849 findmypast[8]
1665-1666 findmypast[14] 1750-1837

FamilySearch[15]

1813-1849 findmypast[10]
    1800-1837 Ancestry[12]    

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Census

1541 Subsidy

1582 Subsidy

1589 Subsidy

1625 Subsidy

  • St Anne and St Agnes, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: FHL Film 2228703.
  • St John Zachary, Aldersgate Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/510); copy: FHL Film 2228703.

1638 Inhabitants List

1645 Subsidy

  • St John Zachary, Cripplegate Ward Within, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/590 Part 5); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

Add unique information about the censuses. Add links to online census records, and/or link to the Family History Library film/fiche numbers.

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.

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.

Probate records

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

Before 1858, St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, London Genealogy fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Archdeaconry of London. In practice, many residents left their wills in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury from the 1700s through 1858.[16] From 1858 to the present, refer to the Principal Probate Registry.

Go to London Probate Records to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Cemetery

Londonstjohnzacharycemetery.jpg
Londonstannandagnescemetery.jpg

Transcripts of early St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, London Genealogy tombs found in the interior of the churches were published in Catalogue of the most Memorable Persons who had visible Tombs, plated Gravestones ... in the City of London (through) A.D. 1700, which is available online.[17]

A cemetery survey (1910), available online, covers monumental inscriptions in the St Anne and St Agnes churchyard.[18]

A cemetery survey (1910), available online, covers monumental inscriptions in the St John Zachary churchyard.[18]

Records of the Poor

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Parish History

"St Ann and St Agnes with St John Zachary, the church of, is on the north side of St Ann's Lane, at the northern extremity of the New Post office in St Martin's le Grand, and receives its name from being dedicated to St Ann, the mother of the Virgin Mary, and its addition from its situation as being formerly diesignated  St Ann in the Willows, from the number of trees of that species which grew in that neighbourhood. The foundation of this church is very ancient, and mention of it as so in 1322. It is a rectory, and the patronage was formerly in the dean and canons of the conventual church of St Martin's le Grand, until that corporation was annexed to the Abbey of Westminster, became patrons. Ont he supporession of teh bishopric of Westminster by Queen Mary, she gave it to the Bishop of London and his successors, in whom it still remains, alternately, with the dean and chapeter of St Paul's [Cathedral]. The old church was destroyed by the fire of London, and the presnet church was erected on its site by Sir Christopher Wren in 1680, and the parish of St John Zachary united to it. The interior is 53 feet square, and 35 feet high, and is sub-divided into a smaller square in the centre by four handsome Corintian columns, which support an ornamented ceiling..."[19]

Also known as St Anne & Agnes, Aldersgate.

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Web sites

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St John Zachary
Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: St Anne and St Agnes

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1629 and 1630 are bishops transcripts.
  2. 2.0 2.1 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Anne and St Agnes in the City of London | St John Zachary in the City of London. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  3. 3.0 3.1 London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Anne and St Agnes Aldersgate in the City of London | St John Zachary in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  4. 4.0 4.1 London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Anne and St Agnes Aldersgate in the City of London | St John Zachary in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  5. 5.0 5.1 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Anne and St Agnes Aldersgate in the City of London | St John Zachary in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  6. Batch C022361, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register xxx.
  7. "Webb's London Marriages - Marriages, periods and parishes/churches," British Origins, accessed 4 July 2011.
  8. 8.0 8.1 John Hanson, "City of London Burials," Find My Past, accessed 8 June 2011.
  9. 9.0 9.1 "Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county," Origins.net, accessed 12 June 2011; Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., 1994). FHL Book 942 K22L 1994
  10. 10.0 10.1 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins, accessed 4 April 2013.
  11. Batches M022361, M022461, see: Hugh Wallis, "IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England," IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register xxx.
  12. 12.0 12.1 Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  13. Batch C022461, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011.
  14. 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,' (Wayback Machine) British Origins, accessed 16 March 2012.
  15. Batch M022461, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011.
  16. "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800", British Origins, accessed 23 December 2011.
  17. Payne Fisher and G. Blacker Morgan, Catalogue of the Tombs in the Churches of the City of London, A.D. 1666 (1668; reprint, London: Hasell, Watson, Viney, Ld., 1885). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  18. 18.0 18.1 Percy C. Rushden, The Churchyard Inscriptions of the City of London (London: Phillimore and Co., Ltd., 1910). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  19. James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: Google Books.