Wyken, Warwickshire Genealogy
|Poor Law Union||Foleshill|
|Parish registers: 1600|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1662|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory) Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Warwickshire County Record Office|
WYKEN, a parish, in the union of Foleshill, county of Warwick, 3 miles (N. E. by E.) from Coventry.
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.
Wyken Parish Registers held at the Family History Library
|AC = Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials (Ancestry) - (£).|
|Wyken, Warwickshire Genealogy Online Parish Records|
|Registers held at the Warwickshire County Record Office|
|Wyken, St. Mary Magdalen||1600-1980||1611-1987||1600-1976|
|Wyken, Holy Cross||1939-1965||1951-1995|
|Wyken, Risen Christ||1967-1990||1967-1970|
|Wyken, St Alban||1915-1955||1924-1958|
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 464187.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Warwickshire 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
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 703-707 Date accessed: 30 October 2013. Adapted.
- 'Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, 1813-1910,', Ancestry, accessed 1 July 2014.
- 'Warwickshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1910,', Ancestry, accessed 15 July 2014.
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