South Hylton, Durham Genealogy
Guide to South Hylton, Durham family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|South Hylton, Durham|
|Hundred||Easington; Sunderland Town|
|Poor Law Union||Sunderland|
|Registration District||Easington; Houghton le Spring; Sunderland|
|Parish registers: 1821|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1821|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Durham Record Office|
HYLTON, a township, in the parish of Monk-Wearmouth, union of Sunderland, E. division of Chester ward, N. division of the county of Durham, 3 miles (W. N. W.) from Sunderland.
Hylton, South, eccl. dist., Bishop Wearmouth parish., Durham.
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.
England, Durham, South Hylton, bishop's transcripts, 1821-1842
Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Ford (Durham); Durham University Library found at the FamilySearch Historical Records brouse online
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 241347.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Durham Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
Poor Law Union
Maps and Gazetteers
South Hylton or Ford (see Bishopwearmouth) on GENUKI