Bromsgrove, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Halfshire
County Worcestershire
Poor Law Union Bromsgrove
Registration District Bromsgrove
Records begin
Parish registers: 1773
Bishop's Transcripts: 1613
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Droitwich
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Worcestershire Record Office

Parish History

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.

Church records

Census records

Probate records

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

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry (Bromsgrove Non Conformists)

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.