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Parish Registers

England, Diocese of Durham Bishop's Transcripts ca., 1700-1900: provided through FamilySearch Historical Records. To learn more about this record set review the Wiki article. Includes images.

Durham Records Online: Free searches, small fee to view transcripts.

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Baptisms

33,766 Durham entries are included in England & Wales Christening Records, 1530-1906 at Ancestry (£). Formerly known as British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Coverage.[1]

Marriages

Burials

Burials from 115 Durham places (489,053 entries) are included in the National Burial Index (£). Coverage.[4]

Marriage Licences

Bishop's Transcripts

  • Durham Bishops Transcripts   Collection Description: Images of parish register transcripts recording the events of baptism, marriage, or death in the Diocese of Durham, Church of England parishes. Includes parishes in the counties of Durham, Northumberland, and parts of York and Cumberland.

References

  1. 'Genoot Library - British Isles Vital Record Index Breakdown,' Genoot, accessed 1 September 2013.
  2. 'Coverage of the Joiner Marriage Index', The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 1 September 2013.
  3. 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' British Origins, (Wayback Machine) accessed 31 August 2013.
  4. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 1 September 2013.