Leintwardine with Adforton, Shropshire Genealogy

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Leintwardine with Adforton

Guide to Leintwardine with Adforton, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Leintwardine with Adforton, Shropshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Wigmore
County Shropshire
Poor Law Union Ludlow
Registration District Ludlow; Knighton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1547
Bishop's Transcripts: 1638
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Clun
Diocese Hereford
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Hereford (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office
For more information and records see Leintwardine with Adforton, Herefordshire.

Parish History

ADFORTON, a township with Stanway, Paytoe, and Grange, in the'paris'h of Leintwardine, Hereford; 2 miles NW of Wigmore.[1]



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

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 Herefordshire 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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