Beauchief Abbey, Derbyshire Genealogy
|Beauchief Abbey, Derbyshire|
|Poor Law Union||Ecclesall Bierlow|
|Registration District||Ecclesall Bierlow|
|Parish registers: 1670|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1813|
|Rural Deanery||Not Applicable|
|Probate Court||Search the courts of the surrounding parishes|
|Location of Archive|
|Derbyshire Record Office|
BEAUCHIEF-ABBEY,an extra-parochial liberty, formerly part of the parish of Norton, in the union of Ecclesall-Bierlow, hundred of Scarsdale, N. division of the county of Derby, 3½ miles (N. W. by N.) from Dronfield. 
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.
Beauchief Abbey parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have have online indexes by the following groups:
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|Beauchief Abby St Thomas an extra-parochial liberty (1670) Online Records|
|FS PR's|| NONE
To find the names of neighbouring parishes, use Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
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.
- Ecclesall Bierlow
Poor Law Unions
- Ecclesall Bierlow
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
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Beauchief Abbey on GENUKI
- Samuel A. Lewis,A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 184-187. Date accessed: 08 April 2013.