Claydon with Mollington, Warwickshire Genealogy

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Warwickshire Parishes
Claydon with Mollington

Claydon with Mollington, Warwickshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Banbury; Bloxham; Kington
County Warwickshire
Poor Law Union Banbury
Registration District Banbury
Records begin
Parish registers: 1569; Separate registers exist for Mollington beginning 1562
Bishop's Transcripts: 1605-1617; 1663; Separate records exist for Mollington beginning 1664
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Deddington
Diocese Oxford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Peculiar of Banbury; Court of the Peculiar of Aylesbury
Location of Archive
Warwickshire County Record Office

Parish History

Mollington (All Saints) was a chapelry of Cropredy until 1851. In 1851 the perpetual curacy of Claydon-with Mollington was created making it a parish. There are four dissenting chapels, the Quakers in 1670 and 1677, the Protestants in 1817, the Methodists in 1828, and the Primitive Methodists in 1835.[1]

Mollington, a chapelry, in the parish of Cropredy, union of Banbury, partly in the hundred of Bloxham, county of Oxford, and partly in the Burton Dassett division of the hundred of Kington, S. division of the county of Warwick, 4¾ miles (N. by W.) from Banbury.[2]


For more information and records see Claydon with Mollington, Oxfordshire.

Civil Registration

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Church records

Census records

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Oxfordshire 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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  1. A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 10: Banbury hundred (1972). Adapted November 15, 2013.
  2. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Accessed November 20, 2013.