Worcester St Mary Magdalene in the Tything, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Worcester St Mary Magdalene in the Tything

Guide to Worcester St Mary Magdalene in the Tything, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

Worcester St Mary Magdalene the Tything was created in 1875 from Claines Ancient Parish, located at St. Mary's Street, off The Tything, Worcester. The church was declared redundant on 29 September 1978 and was converted to housing.[1]


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

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 464215.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

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[http://www.worcesterbmsgh.co.uk/WorcesterStMaryMagdaleneTheTything.html Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry. Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.