St Olave Hart Street, London Genealogy

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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118806 Hearth Tax: City of London 1666 - St Olave Hart Street], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=118806 Hearth Tax: City of London 1666 - St Olave Hart Street], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
  
=== Probate records ===
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=== Probate records ===
  
 
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 [[Archdeaconry Court of London|Archdeaconry Court of London]].  
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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.  
 
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.  
  
From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal_Probate_Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].
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From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal Probate Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].
  
 
== Websites  ==
 
== Websites  ==

Revision as of 02:53, 24 December 2011

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Contents

History

"St Olave Hart Street, the church of, is situated on the south side of Hart Street, Crutched Friars and derives its name and addition from being dedicated to St Olave or Olaus, King of Norway, who, from his strong attachment to the christian religion, took part with the Christian English, against the pagan Danes. A church stood on this site, dedicated to the same patron, before the year 1319, The present church."[1]

St Olave Hart Street Parish was part of Tower Ward and Aldgate Ward.

Resources

Church records

Pallot: 1780-1837

Census

1541 Subsidy

1582 Subsidy

1589 Subsidy

1666 Hearth Tax

Probate records

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

Before 1858, St Olave Hart Street, 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.[2] 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.

From 1858 to the present, refer to the Principal Probate Registry.

Websites

Wikipedia
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References

  1. 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.
  2. "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800", British Origins, accessed 23 December 2011.
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