Etruria, Staffordshire Genealogy

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Guide to Etruria, Staffordshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

ETRURIA, a village, in the parish of Shelton, borough and union of Stoke-upon-Trent, N. division of the hundred of Pirehill and of the county of Stafford, 1½ mile (N. E.) from Newcastle.  There are places of worship for Wesleyans, and Methodists of the New Connexion. [1]

Resources

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

Etruria St Matthew was formed in 1844 from part of Shelton, Staffordshire EP and closed circa 1976

Etruria parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
ETRURIA PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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BIVRI
1877-1898

Deposited Parish registers at Staffordshire Record Office Bap 1947-1975 Mar 1849-1976 Bur 1949-1908 Lichfield Record Office has Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1847-1858 Mar 1856-1857 Bur 1849-1858

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts 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

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 474621.


Poor Law Unions

Stoke Upon Trent Poor Law Union, Staffordshire

Probate records

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

Reference

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 186-191. Date accessed: 22 October 2012.
  2. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 13 September 2013.