Chaddesden, Derbyshire Genealogy
Guide to Chaddesden, Derbyshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Chaddesden St Mary Derbyshire
|Poor Law Union||Shardlow|
|Parish registers: 1718|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1663|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Derbyshire Record Office|
CHADDESDEN (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Shardlow, hundred of Appletree, locally in that of Morleston and Litchurch, S. division of the county of Derby, 2½ miles (E.) from Derby.  .
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 241287.
Chaddesden parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|Chaddesden Parish Online Records|
|FS PR's|| NONE
Derbyshire Record Office reference D 3259 has deposited registers Bap 1718-1951 Mar 1718-1950 Burials 1718-1931 Banns 1946-1981
Chaddesden St Philip Taddington Road Parish formed out of part of St Mary consecrated 1955
Derbyshire Record Office referenceD3334 has deposited registers Bap 1955-1963 Mar 1956-1968 Banns 1956-1991
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
- Wesleyan Methodist
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.
Chaddesden became part of Derby registration district in 1968
Shardlow registration District GRO volumes : XIX (1837-51); 7b (1852-1946); 3A (1946-74).
Registers are now held at
The Register Office, Royal Oak House, Market Place, Derby, DE1 3AR.
Tel: 01332 256526/35/36. Fax: 01332 256525.
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.
Maps and Gazetteers
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Chaddesden on GENUKI
- Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 542-545. Date accessed: 29 April 2013.