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| image = Hampreston All Saints, Dorset.jpg
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| caption = All Saints Church at Hampreston
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| Type = [[Ancient parish]]
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| County = Dorset
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| Hundred = Cranborne
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| Poor Law Union = Wimborne and Cranborne
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| Registration District = Wimborne
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Salisbury
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| Rural Deanery = Pimperne
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Dorset]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Dorset Parishes]]  
  
<br><br>__TOC__'''Part of this parish is in Dorset. See also [[Hampreston, Hampshire|Hampreston, Hampshire]].'''<br>
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== Parish History  ==
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=== Parish History  ===
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The parish borders [[Hampshire]], where a small part of the parish extended before the border change in 1974. The civil parish was renamed Ferndown in 1972. Hamlets within the parish include Stapehill and Longham.
  
HAMPRESTON, a '''parish''' in the district of Wimborne, and counties of Dorset and Hants; on the river Stour, near the Southampton and Dorchester railway, 3¼ miles ESE of Wimborne Minster.  Pop., 1,115. There are two dissenting chapels.<ref>Wilson, John M., ''[[Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]]'', publ. London and Edinburgh: 1870; '[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp?text_id=773550&word=NULL A Vision of Britain through Time]'</ref>
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'''1870's Gazetteer entry'''</br>
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HAMPRESTON, a '''parish''' in the district of Wimborne, and counties of Dorset and Hants; on the river Stour, near the Southampton and Dorchester railway, 3¼ miles ESE of Wimborne Minster.  Pop., 1,115. There are two dissenting chapels.<ref>Wilson, John M., ''[[Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]]'', publ. London and Edinburgh: 1870; ''[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp?text_id=773550&word=NULL A Vision of Britain through Time]''</ref>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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'''Transcriptions from Hampreston OPC'''
 
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1841Hampreston.htm 1841]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1851Hampreston.htm 1851 pt. 1]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1851Hampreston2.htm 1851 pt. 2]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1861Hampreston.htm 1861]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1871Hampreston.htm 1871]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1891Hampreston.htm 1891]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1901Hampreston-1.htm 1901 pt. 1]
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* [http://www.opcdorset.org/HamprestonFiles/1901Hampreston-2.htm 1901 pt. 2]
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==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
  
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp?text_id=773550&word=NULL Vision of Britain]
  
 
== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==

Revision as of 17:00, 29 March 2012

Hampreston, Dorset
Hampreston All Saints, Dorset.jpg
All Saints Church at Hampreston
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Cranborne
County Dorset
Poor Law Union Wimborne and Cranborne
Registration District Wimborne
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Pimperne
Diocese Salisbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset

England go to Dorset go to Dorset Parishes

Parish History

The parish borders Hampshire, where a small part of the parish extended before the border change in 1974. The civil parish was renamed Ferndown in 1972. Hamlets within the parish include Stapehill and Longham.

1870's Gazetteer entry
HAMPRESTON, a parish in the district of Wimborne, and counties of Dorset and Hants; on the river Stour, near the Southampton and Dorchester railway, 3¼ miles ESE of Wimborne Minster. Pop., 1,115. There are two dissenting chapels.[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

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

Transcriptions from Hampreston OPC

Probate records

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

References

  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, publ. London and Edinburgh: 1870; A Vision of Britain through Time