Alberbury, Shropshire Genealogy
Guide to Alberbury, Shropshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
Part of this parish is in Montgomeryshire, Wales. See also Alberbury, Montgomeryshire.
ALBERBURY, or Abberbury (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Atcham, partly in the hundreds of Cawrse and Deythur, county of Montgomery, North Wales, but chiefly in the hundred of Ford, S. division of Shropshire. The English portion includes the township of Alberbury and the chapelry of Wollaston.
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.
Alberbury parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)|
|IARC = Internet Archive - free|
|JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)|
|MLOC = Mel Lockie website - free|
|ALBERBURY PARISH (1564) Online Records|
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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 474585.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Shropshire 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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- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 20-26. Date accessed: 30 April 2012.
- W.P.W. Phillimore, Shropshire Parish Registers, Diocese of Hereford, Vol. VI, Alberbury Register, Part I. 1564 to 1733 (n.p.: Shropshire Parish Register Society, 1902).
- W.P.W. Phillimore, Shropshire Parish Registers, Diocese of Hereford, Vol. VII, Alberbury Register, Part II. 1733 to 1812 (n.p.: Shropshire Parish Register Society, 1902).
- Shropshire Coverage, The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 9 September 2013.