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Wingerworth All Saints Derbyshire
|Poor Law Union||Chesterfield PLU|
|Parish registers: 1539|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1664|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Derbyshire Record Office|
WINGERWORTH, a parish, and village and four hamlets of Tupton, Clay Cross, Grassmoor and Ashoverin are in the Chesterfield district, Derbyshire.
WINGERWORTH, a parish, in the union of Chesterfield, hundred of Scarsdale, N. division of the county of Derby, 2¾ miles (S. by W.) from Chesterfield.
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.
Wingerworth parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|Wingerworth All Saints (1539) Chapelry Online Records|
Wingerworth All Saints formerly a chapelry of Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Derbyshire Record Office reference D 2662 has deposited registers Bap 1540-1976 Mar 1553-1989 Burial 1540-1887 Banns 1754-1812, 1823-1996
Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1664-1868Mar 1664-1860 Burials 1664-1868 missing all events 1842-1843, 1853-1854. Missing Bap/Bur 1860
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 241298.
Poor Law Unions
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Derbyshire 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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