Norbury, Derbyshire Genealogy

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Parish History

Norbury, St Mary and St Barlock, is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire. Snelston, Derbyshireis a chapelry of Norbury. Other places in the parish include: Roston. [1]


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

Norbury St Mary and St Barlock included a parochial chapelry at Snelston, Derbyshire until 1871

Derbyshire Record Office reference D641 has deposited registers Bap 1686-1981 Mar 1686-1980 Burials 1686-1912 Banns 1824-1919

Norbury and Roston

Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1673-1848 Mar 1673-1848 Burials 1673-1848 Missing all events 1838-1847

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.

Poor Law Unions

Uttoxeter 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 Derbyshire 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


  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 416-421. Date accessed: 13 May 2013.