Storrington, Sussex Genealogy

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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Storrington St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the Horsham district of&nbsp; West Sussex and includes Cootham.&nbsp; <br>  
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STORRINGTON (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of Thakeham, hundred of West Easwrith, rape of Arundel, W. division of Sussex, 8½ miles (N. E.) from Arundel. The parish is situated on the road from Petworth to Brighton. The church was rebuilt, with the exception of the chancel and north aisle, in 1746, the former edifice having become a ruin in consequence of the fall of the tower, which had been left insecure on the repair of the church in 1731.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51310 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 229-234. Date Accessed:  4 October 2013</ref>  
  
 
A history of the church [http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/549/33/+ Storrington St Mary the Virgin]<br>  
 
A history of the church [http://www.sussexparishchurches.org/content/view/549/33/+ Storrington St Mary the Virgin]<br>  
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[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=2&n=Storrington&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=522&l=102+ Storrington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
 
[http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?cy=2&n=Storrington&b=index.php&t=Parish&k=522&l=102+ Storrington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)]<br>  
  
Other places of worship include<br>
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Other places of worship include<br>  
  
Cootham Mission Church [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&amp;k=807&amp;t=Church+ Cootham Mission Church Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]]<br>Our Lady of England (Roman Catholic) which dates from 1907 [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&amp;k=806&amp;t=Church+ Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]<br>Storrington Chapel<br>Trinity Methodist Church Storrington [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&amp;k=808&amp;t=Church+ Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]<br>
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Cootham Mission Church [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&k=807&t=Church+ Cootham Mission Church Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]]<br>Our Lady of England (Roman Catholic) which dates from 1907 [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&k=806&t=Church+ Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]<br>Storrington Chapel<br>Trinity Methodist Church Storrington [http://www.sussex-opc.org/index.php?p=522&k=808&t=Church+ Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]<br>  
  
[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_places_of_worship_in_Horsham_%28district%29+ list of places of worship in Horsham district Wikipedia]<br>
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[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_places_of_worship_in_Horsham_%28district%29+ list of places of worship in Horsham district Wikipedia]<br>  
  
 
See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storrington+ Storrington Wikipedia] and ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 229-234. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51310+ here]<br><br>  
 
See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Storrington+ Storrington Wikipedia] and ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 229-234. [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51310+ here]<br><br>  
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
  
Links to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Storrington|subject|disp=Storrington}}  
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{{British Census|474671}}<br>
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FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through [http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
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Links to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection {{FHL|England%2C+Sussex%2C+Storrington|subject|disp=Storrington}}
  
[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:England_Family_History_Centres] to locate local Family History Centres in UK
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==== Census records  ====
  
[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers] to locate outside UK. Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.
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{{British Census|474671}}<br>
  
The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.
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Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.
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The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search.&nbsp;
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Parish History

STORRINGTON (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Thakeham, hundred of West Easwrith, rape of Arundel, W. division of Sussex, 8½ miles (N. E.) from Arundel. The parish is situated on the road from Petworth to Brighton. The church was rebuilt, with the exception of the chancel and north aisle, in 1746, the former edifice having become a ruin in consequence of the fall of the tower, which had been left insecure on the repair of the church in 1731.[1]

A history of the church Storrington St Mary the Virgin

The Parish Church of St Mary the Virgin Storrington has been designated as a grade II* listed building British listed building

Storrington Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)

Other places of worship include

Cootham Mission Church Cootham Mission Church Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)]
Our Lady of England (Roman Catholic) which dates from 1907 Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)
Storrington Chapel
Trinity Methodist Church Storrington Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC)

list of places of worship in Horsham district Wikipedia

See also Storrington Wikipedia and A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 229-234. here

Resources

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.

From 1837 this parish was in the Thakeham Registration district until 1935 when that district was abolished in service reorganisation
Certificates can be ordered from West Sussex
Centralised Certificates Office
Registration Service
West Sussex Record Office
County Hall
Chichester
PO19 1RN
Phone: 01243 642122

Church records

Storrington, Sussex Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[2]
Storrington, Sussex Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
PRTS 1549-1901
1549-1901
1549-1901


Links to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Storrington

Census records

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 474671.


 

Poor Law Unions

Thakeham Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

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

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 229-234. Date Accessed: 4 October 2013
  2. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 22 December 2013.