Earl Sterndale, Derbyshire Genealogy
Guide to Earl Sterndale, Derbyshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Earl Sterndale, Derbyshire|
Earl Sterndale St Michael Derbyshire
|Poor Law Union||Bakewell|
|Parish registers: 1765|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1800|
|Probate Court||Court of the Peculiar of Hartington|
|Location of Archive|
|Derbyshire Record Office|
STERNDALE, EARL, a chapelry, in the parish of Hartington, union of Bakewell, hundred of Wirksworth, N. division of the county of Derby, 5½ miles (S. E. by S.) from Buxton. 
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.
Earl Sterndale parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|Earl Sterndale Parish St Michael and All Angels (1763) Online Records|
|FS PR's|| NONE
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.
Earl Sterndale St Michael and All Angels Derbyshire Record Office reference D2382 has deposited registers Bap 1765-1882 Mar 1765-1963 Burial 1765-1923
Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1800-1856 Mar 1800-1836 Burials 1800-1856.
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.
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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Earl Sterndale on GENUKI
- Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 200-205. Date accessed: 17 June 2013.