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== Parish History  ==
== Parish History  ==

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Chichester All Saints

Parish History

Chichester All Saints is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Sussex.

The living of All Saints' is a discharged rectory, valued in the king's books at £5. 17. 6.; net income, £55; patron, the Archbishop of Canterbury.

From: A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 586-593.

The church of ALL SAINTS IN THE PALLANT, on the east side of West Pallant, dates from the 13th century and was restored in the 19th century.  'Chichester: Churches (Anglican)', A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 3 (1935), pp. 160-164 contains a detailed description of the church.


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

CHICHESTER All Saints records held at West Sussex Record Office
Bap 1563-1948
Marr 1564-1951
Bishop’s transcripts1610-1875

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.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Chichester All Saints

Census records

See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions

Chichester Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Sussex 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.

Web sites

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