Knightsbridge All Saints, Middlesex Genealogy

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Knightsbridge All Saints

Guide to Knightsbridge All Saints, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Knightsbridge All Saints, Middlesex
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Westminster
County Middlesex
Poor Law Union Westminster
Registration District Kensington; St George Hanover Square; Westminster
Records begin
Parish registers: 1849
Bishop's Transcripts: None
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not created until 1858
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)
Location of Archive
Middlesex Record Office

Parish History

KNIGHTSBRIDGE, a chapelry, partly in theparish of St. George, Hanover-square, liberty of the city of Westminster, and partly in the parishes of Kensington and Chelsea, A district church dedicated to St. Paul, the site of which was given by the late Marquess of Westminster, has been erected in Wilton-place, Belgrave-square, Here is a place of worship for Baptists.[1]

All Saints Knightsbridge was a chapel of ease, built in the year 1849, which lay within the civil parish boundaries of the two City of Westminster parishes of St George Hanover Square, St Margaret's and also in the parish of Kensington and Chelsea.


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

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

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.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Poor Law Unions

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Maps and Gazetteers

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Knightsbridge in St George Hanover Square


  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 706-708. Adapted. Date accessed: 13 February 2014.