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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Kimpton, is a village and a '''parish''' in Hitchin district, county of Hertford. The village is 2 1/4 miles E of the boundary with Bedfordshire, 3 miles N of Wheathampstead railway station, and 7½ (S by W) of Hitchin. There is a '''Wesleyan chapel'''. <ref>Wilson, John M., [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/entry_page.jsp?text_id=747170 "Kimpton"] in &lt;i&gt;Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales&lt;/i&gt;, (London and Edinburgh, 1870).fckLRfckLRThe established (Anglican) church is dedicated to St Peter and St Paul. fckLRfckLR== Resources  ==fckLRfckLR=== Civil Registration  ===fckLRfckLRBirth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD]. fckLRfckLRCertificates may be ordered from the [http://www.hertsdirect.org/your-community/register/online/copycert/ Hertfordshire County Office]. fckLRfckLR=== Church records  ===fckLRfckLR==== Parish Registers  ====fckLRfckLRParish registers for Kimpton begin from 1559. fckLRfckLRThe registers for 1559 - 2005 are lodged with [http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council] catalogued at [http://calm.hertsdirect.org/CalmView/Record.aspx?src=CalmView.Catalog&amp;id=CDP61&amp;pos=4 CDP61]. fckLRfckLRThe [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/332661 registers to 1930] have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres. fckLRfckLR==== Bishop's Transcripts  ====fckLRfckLRBishop's transcripts for Kimpton begin from 1604. fckLRfckLR[http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council] hold the relevant transcripts.. fckLRfckLRThe [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/320330 Bishop's transcripts for Kimpton, 1604-1869] have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres. fckLRfckLR==== findmypast Hertfordshire Record Collection  ====fckLRfckLRThe subscription or pay-per-view commercial online publisher, findmypast.co.uk have digistised most parish records held by Hertfordshire County Council. Details at their [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/hertfordshire/parish-registers website]. fckLRfckLR==== Nonconformist Records  ====fckLRfckLRWesleyan Methodists have been meeting in Kimpton since 1841. A small chapel was opened in 1845 which was completely rebuilt in 1870. Some records of the Kimpton Wesleyan Methodist Chapel are held by the [http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council]. Their [http://www.hertsdirect.org/services/leisculture/heritage nonconformist registers and transcripts1/hals/famhist/nonconformist/] holdings are [http://www.hertsdirect.org/docs/pdf/h/nonconholdings listed in a downloadable PDF file]. fckLRfckLR=== Census records  ===fckLRfckLR{{British Census|288832}} fckLRfckLR=== Probate records  ===fckLRfckLRRecords of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Hertfordshire Probate Records|Hertfordshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish. fckLRfckLR== Maps and Gazetteers  ==fckLRfckLRMaps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.&lt;br&gt; fckLRfckLR*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851] fckLR*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]fckLRfckLR== Web sites  ==fckLRfckLR*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kimpton,_Hertfordshire Wikipedia] article on Kimpton, Hertfordshire. fckLR*[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/pjoiner/genuki/HRT/Kimpton/ GENUKI] entry for Kimpton, Hertfordshire fckLR*[http://kimptonpc.org.uk/the-parish/ Kimpton Parish Council]fckLRfckLR&lt;br&gt; fckLRfckLR== References  ==fckLRfckLR{{reflist}} fckLRfckLR{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}} fckLRfckLR[[Category:Hertfordshire]]</ref>
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Kimpton, is a village and a '''parish''' in Hitchin district, county of Hertford. The village is 2 1/4 miles E of the boundary with Bedfordshire, 3 miles N of Wheathampstead railway station, and 7½ (S by W) of Hitchin. There&nbsp;is a '''Wesleyan chapel'''. <ref>1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Wales, publ. London &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Edinburgh: 1870; see at: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions</ref><br>
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The established (Anglican) church is dedicated to St Peter and St Paul.  
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== Resources  ==
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=== Civil Registration  ===
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
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Certificates may be ordered from the [http://www.hertsdirect.org/your-community/register/online/copycert/ Hertfordshire County Office].  
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=== Church records  ===
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==== Parish Registers  ====
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Parish registers for Kimpton begin from 1559.  
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The registers for 1559 - 2005 are lodged with [http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council] catalogued at [http://calm.hertsdirect.org/CalmView/Record.aspx?src=CalmView.Catalog&id=CDP61&pos=4 CDP61].  
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The [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/332661 registers to 1930] have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres.  
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==== Bishop's Transcripts  ====
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Bishop's transcripts for Kimpton begin from 1604.  
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[http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council] hold the relevant transcripts..  
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 +
The [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/320330 Bishop's transcripts for Kimpton, 1604-1869] have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres.  
 +
 
 +
==== findmypast Hertfordshire Record Collection  ====
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The subscription or pay-per-view commercial online publisher, findmypast.co.uk have digistised most parish records held by Hertfordshire County Council. Details at their [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/hertfordshire/parish-registers website].  
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==== Nonconformist Records  ====
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Wesleyan Methodists have been meeting in Kimpton since 1841. A small chapel was opened in 1845 which was completely rebuilt in 1870. Some records of the Kimpton Wesleyan Methodist Chapel are held by the [http://www.hertsdirect.org/hals Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies], [http://www.hertsdirect.org/ Hertfordshire County Council]. Their [http://www.hertsdirect.org/services/leisculture/heritage nonconformist registers and transcripts1/hals/famhist/nonconformist/] holdings are [http://www.hertsdirect.org/docs/pdf/h/nonconholdings listed in a downloadable PDF file].  
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=== Census records  ===
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{{British Census|288832}}  
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=== Probate records  ===
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Hertfordshire Probate Records|Hertfordshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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== Web sites  ==
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*[https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kimpton,_Hertfordshire Wikipedia] article on Kimpton, Hertfordshire.  
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*[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/pjoiner/genuki/HRT/Kimpton/ GENUKI] entry for Kimpton, Hertfordshire  
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*[http://kimptonpc.org.uk/the-parish/ Kimpton Parish Council]
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== References  ==
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{{reflist}}  
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{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  
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[[Category:Hertfordshire]]

Revision as of 14:59, 31 May 2013

England  Gotoarrow.png  Hertfordshire Gotoarrow.png  Hertfordshire Parishes

Parish History

Kimpton, is a village and a parish in Hitchin district, county of Hertford. The village is 2 1/4 miles E of the boundary with Bedfordshire, 3 miles N of Wheathampstead railway station, and 7½ (S by W) of Hitchin. There is a Wesleyan chapel. [1]

The established (Anglican) church is dedicated to St Peter and St Paul.

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.

Certificates may be ordered from the Hertfordshire County Office.

Church records

Parish Registers

Parish registers for Kimpton begin from 1559.

The registers for 1559 - 2005 are lodged with Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, Hertfordshire County Council catalogued at CDP61.

The registers to 1930 have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres.

Bishop's Transcripts

Bishop's transcripts for Kimpton begin from 1604.

Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, Hertfordshire County Council hold the relevant transcripts..

The Bishop's transcripts for Kimpton, 1604-1869 have been filmed and are available from Family History Centres.

findmypast Hertfordshire Record Collection

The subscription or pay-per-view commercial online publisher, findmypast.co.uk have digistised most parish records held by Hertfordshire County Council. Details at their website.

Nonconformist Records

Wesleyan Methodists have been meeting in Kimpton since 1841. A small chapel was opened in 1845 which was completely rebuilt in 1870. Some records of the Kimpton Wesleyan Methodist Chapel are held by the Hertfordshire Archives and Local Studies, Hertfordshire County Council. Their nonconformist registers and transcripts1/hals/famhist/nonconformist/ holdings are listed in a downloadable PDF file.

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 288832.


Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Hertfordshire 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. 1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Wales, publ. London &amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;amp; Edinburgh: 1870; see at: http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions