Newton and Biggin, Warwickshire Genealogy
|Newton and Biggin, Warwickshire|
|Poor Law Union||Rugby|
|Parish registers: None; For more records see Clifton upon Dunsmore|
|Bishop's Transcripts: None|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory) Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Warwickshire County Record Office|
NEWTON and BIGGIN, a township in Clifton-on-Dunsmore parish, Warwick; 1½ mile N of Clifton village.
Newton and Biggin or Newton with Biggin, has been referred to as a hamlet and a township it is in Clifton-on-Dunsmore parish, Warwickshire; 1½ mile N of Clifton village and 3 miles N E of Rugby. A portion of the village belonged to the priory of Kenilworth; the hamlet or township is situated on the borders of Leicestershire.
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.
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.
Maps and Gazetteers
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- John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72. Date accessed and adapted: 13 November 2013.