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Farringdon Without, London Ward Genealogy

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England Gotoarrow.png London Gotoarrow.png Farringdon Without

The City of London was divided into sections known as wards. Each ward (25 total) consisted of a group of parishes.

Many sources, such as tax and London Sessions records, group parishes into wards. Knowing this jurisdiction aids researchers in locating ancestors in these records.

Parishes[edit | edit source]

History[edit | edit source]

Clandestine Fleet Prison marriages took place in Farringdon Ward Without. A subscription site, BMDregisters.co.uk has digitized Clandestine Marriages and Baptisms in Fleet Prison, King's Bench Prison, the Mint and the May Fair Chapel, 1667-c1777. Learn more about this collection (RG7) at Guide to BMD Registers.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Census and Inhabitants Lists[edit | edit source]

1547 Subsidy[edit | edit source]

  • Farringdon Without Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/151); copy: FHL Film 2228700.

1645 Subsidy[edit | edit source]

  • Farringdon Ward Without, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/590 Part 10); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

1646 Subsidy[edit | edit source]

  • Farringdon Without Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/586); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

1693-1694 Four Shilling in the Pound Aid[edit | edit source]

Maps[edit | edit source]

Websites[edit | edit source]

Wikipedia
Wikipedia has more about this subject: Farringdon Without Ward

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Else Churchill, "Stuck in London: resources at the SOG and elsewhere." Presentation, Society of Genealogists, 2011. Slides available online.