Denton, Oxfordshire Genealogy

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England
Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire Parishes
Denton
Guide to Denton, Oxfordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Denton, Oxfordshire
Type Chapelry
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Bullingdon
County Oxfordshire
Poor Law Union Headington
Registration District Headington
Records begin
Parish registers: None; For records see Cuddesdon
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Cuddesdon
Diocese Oxford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and the Archdeaconry of Oxford
Location of Archive
Oxfordshire Record Office

Parish History

DENTON, a chapelry, in the parish of Cuddesden, union of Headington, hundred of Bullington, county of Oxford, 6½ miles (W. by N.) from Tetsworth. [1]

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

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Probate records

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

Reference

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 28-32. Date accessed: 18 September 2012.