Gaydon, Warwickshire Genealogy

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Guide to Gaydon, Warwickshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Gaydon, Warwickshire
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Type Chapelry
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Kington
County Warwickshire
Poor Law Union Southam
Registration District Southam
Records begin
Parish registers: 1701; For more records see Chadshunt
Bishop's Transcripts: For more records see Chadshunt
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Marton
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of the Prebend of Bishop's Itchington
Location of Archive
Warwickshire County Record Office

Parish History

Gaydon, is a chapelry, in the parish of Bishop's Itchington, the union of Southam, and the hundred of Kington, Warwickshire, it is 2 miles N E from Kington. The chapel is dedicated to St. Giles. The inhabitants marry and bury at Chadshunt, which is a chapelry within the same parish.[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

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

AC = Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials (Ancestry) - (£).[2][3]
Gaydon, Warwickshire Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1701-1812 1701-1812 1701-1812 1701-1812 1701-1812 1701-1812
AC 1813-1899 1813-1899

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 464173.


Probate records

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.

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 283-287] Adapted. Date accessed November 13, 2014.
  2. 'Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1535-1812,', Ancestry, accessed 17 June 2014.
  3. 'Warwickshire, England, Baptisms, 1813-1910,', Ancestry, accessed 1 July 2014.