Edgbaston St James, Warwickshire Genealogy
|Edgbaston St James, Warwickshire|
|Poor Law Union||Kings Norton|
|Registration District||Kings Norton|
|Parish registers: Not Known|
|Bishop's Transcripts: Not Known|
|Probate Court||Court of the Dean and Chapter of Lichfield (Cathedral)|
|Location of Archive|
|Warwickshire County Record Office|
Edgbaston (St James), is the third of three parishes in Edgbaston, it is also a suburb, and a sub-district, in the district of Kings Norton, Warwickshire. The suburb adjoins Birmingham and forms the west end of that town; it lies on the Birmingham canal, adjacent to the Stour Valley railway; there are two post offices, Bristol-Road and Hagley-Road, under Birmingham.
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.
- 1532/3 - A List of Families in Edgbaston St James, Warwickshire Genealogy 1532/3 FHL British Book 942.46 B4sc ser. 4 v. 8
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.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Warwickshire 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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