St Ethelburga

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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=32007 Inhabitants of London in 1638 - St Ethelburga], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
 
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118622 Hearth Tax: City of London 1666 - St Ethelburga], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
  
 
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Contents

Parish History

St Ethelburga, the church of, is situated on the eastern side of Bishopsgate Street, near to the corner of Little St. Helens.  It derives its name from being dedicated to the memory of the first Christian princes of the Anglo-Saxon race, the daughter of Ethelbert, king of can't, embracing the Christian religion became the patron on St. Augustin, the English apostle.  As church escaped the ravages of the great fire, in 1666, and is an irregular building in the ancient English style.  The advowson of his church, which is a rectory, was in the prioress and nuns on St. Helen, tumor suppression of the religious houses in 1539.  It then came to the crown, and was granted by Queen Elizabeth to the Bishop of London and his successors, with whom it still continues.  It is in the city in the archdeacon read of London.

James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect. In “A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions,” (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted.

Resources

Civil Registration

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Church records

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Census records

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Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

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