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'''Sussex is a maritime county located in the south-eastern part of  '''[[England|'''England''']]'''.'''
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For other places of the same name, see the [[Sussex Disambiguation|Sussex Disambiguation]] page.
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*[[Sussex Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]  
 
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*[[Sussex Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Sussex Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]  
 
*[[Sussex Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]  
 
*[[Sussex Census|Census]]  
 
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*[[Sussex Church Directories|Church Directories]]
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*[[Sussex Church History|Church History]]
 
*[[Sussex Church Records|Church Records]]  
 
*[[Sussex Church Records|Church Records]]  
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*[[Sussex Civil Registration- Vital Records|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Sussex Court Records|Court Records]]  
 
*[[Sussex Court Records|Court Records]]  
*[[Sussex Directories|Directories]]
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*[[Sussex Emigration and Immigration|Emigration &amp; Immigration]]
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*[[Sussex Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]  
 
*[[Sussex Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]  
 
*[[Sussex Genealogy|Genealogy]]  
 
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*[[Sussex Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
 
*[[Sussex History|History]]  
 
*[[Sussex History|History]]  
 
*[[Sussex Land and Property|Land and Property]]  
 
*[[Sussex Land and Property|Land and Property]]  
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*[[Sussex Languages|Languages]]
 
*[[Sussex Maps|Maps]]  
 
*[[Sussex Maps|Maps]]  
*[[Sussex Newspapers|Newspapers]]
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*[[Sussex Merchant Marine|Merchant Marine]]
 
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*[[Sussex Nobility|Nobility]]
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*[[Sussex Occupations|Occupations]]
 
*[[Sussex Periodicals|Periodicals]]  
 
*[[Sussex Periodicals|Periodicals]]  
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*[[Sussex Names, Personal|Personal Names]]
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*[[Sussex Place Names|Place Names]]
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*[[Sussex Poor Law Unions|Poor Law Unions]]
 
*[[Sussex Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
 
*[[Sussex Probate Records|Probate Records]]  
*[[Sussex School Records|School Records]]  
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*[[Sussex Schools|Schools]]  
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*[[Sussex Societies|Societies]]
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[[Image:England-sussex.png|thumb|right]] '''Sussex is a maritime county located in the south-eastern part of &nbsp;'''[[England|'''England''']]'''.'''
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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
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=== Parishes ===
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See the [[Sussexshire_Parishes|parishes]] of Sussex.
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When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Sussex was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.&nbsp;&nbsp;The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.&nbsp; Click [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/mid.htm here]&nbsp;to see&nbsp;a list of the&nbsp;civil districts in Sussex and the parishes covered by each.&nbsp; Read more about [[England Civil Registration]].
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See the [[Sussexshire Parishes|parishes]] of Sussex.
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Before 1858, every town and parish in Sussex was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Sussex towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Sussex Probate Records|Sussex Probate Records]].
  
 
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<br>[http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/html/broadwater_worthing.html http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/html/broadwater_worthing.html] &nbsp;- includes links to the following sources:  
 
<br>[http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/html/broadwater_worthing.html http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/html/broadwater_worthing.html] &nbsp;- includes links to the following sources:  
  
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<br>[http://www.sussex-opc.org/ http://www.sussex-opc.org/] &nbsp;- Online parish clerk for Sussex, England  
 
<br>[http://www.sussex-opc.org/ http://www.sussex-opc.org/] &nbsp;- Online parish clerk for Sussex, England  
  
[http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Burtenshaw/?yguid=138587594 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Burtenshaw/?yguid=138587594] &nbsp;- Burtenshaw family of or from Sussex  
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[http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Burtenshaw/?yguid=138587594 http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Burtenshaw/?yguid=138587594] &nbsp;- Burtenshaw family of or from Sussex
 
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Revision as of 15:55, 18 May 2009

News & Events
**Please add upcoming genealogical news and events.**
Topics
Did You Know


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Sussex is a maritime county located in the south-eastern part of  England.

For other places of the same name, see the Sussex Disambiguation page.

Contents

Featured Content

Research Tools

Jurisdictions

Civil Districts

When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Sussex was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.  The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.  Click here to see a list of the civil districts in Sussex and the parishes covered by each.  Read more about England Civil Registration.

Parishes

See the parishes of Sussex.

Probate Jurisdictions

Before 1858, every town and parish in Sussex was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.  To read more about probate records and see a list of Sussex towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to Sussex Probate Records.

Websites

http://www.thesussexweald.org/home.asp - parish records, maps, books, pedigrees etc for the Weald an area 120 miles long and 30 miles wide encompassing many small towns in Sussex, Kent and Surrey.

http://www.sussexrecordsociety.org/plhome.asp?an=&ap  - Sussex poor Law records, settlements and removels


http://www.barriesgenealogy.co.uk/html/broadwater_worthing.html  - includes links to the following sources:

  • St Mary’s Broadwater Baptisms 1558-1900
  • St Mary’s Broadwater Marriages 1558-1900
  • St Mary’s Broadwater Burials 1558-1895
  • Worthing Independent Chapel
  • Extract of the Surveyors Ratebook 1828
  • St Andrew’s Worthing Burials & Funerals 1887-1903
  • St George’s Worthing Baptisms 1868-1900
  • St Andrew’s Worthing Baptisms 1888-1900
  • Christchurch Worthing Baptisms 1843-1882
  • History of Broadwater & Worthing
  • Lalla Rookh Disaster 1850
  • Christchurch MIs
  • Extract of Sussex Poll 1820 to cover Broadwater/Worthing
  • Enumerator’s Handbook 1821 for Broadwater & Worthing
  • Broadwater & Worthing Census 1841
  • Directory Pigot 1823
  • Directory Pigot 1840
  • Universal Directory 1791
  • Broadwater Hearth Tax 1664/1665
  • Transportations/Emigration from Broadwater/Worthing
  • Broadwater Protestation Returns 1641
  • Old Pubs/hotels & Inns
  • Old Streets/Renamed
  • Subsidy Lists 1296, 1327, 1332 & 1524/5


http://www.sussex-opc.org/  - Online parish clerk for Sussex, England

http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Burtenshaw/?yguid=138587594  - Burtenshaw family of or from Sussex