Ruddington, Nottinghamshire Genealogy
Ruddington St Peter Nottinghamshire
|Poor Law Union||Basford|
|Parish registers: 1633|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1628|
|Probate Court||Court of the Manor of St John of Jerusalem or Shelford St Johns|
|Location of Archive|
|Nottinghamshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
RUDDINGTON (St. Peter), a parish, in the union of Basford, N. division of the wapentake of Rushcliffe, S. division of the county of Nottingham, 5 miles (S.) from Nottingham. There are places of worship for Baptists and Wesleyans.
Ruddington St Peter is an Ancient Parish in the Rushcliffe district of Nottinghamshire which includes Flawford or Flawforth in the parish boundary.
Southwell and Nottingham Church History Project have research the history of the church Ruddington St Peter
The Parish church of St Peter has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building
The nearby lost church of Flawford St Peter, Nottinghamshire was demolished in 1773-1778 and further details are available on the linked page concerning the church. See also St Peter Flawford Wikipedia
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
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.
This area was from 1837 part of the Basford registration district
Church records[edit | edit source]
Ruddington parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Ruddington Online Parish Records|
|FS Catalog BTs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Records are also available at the Nottinghamshire Archives.
Census records[edit | edit source]
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.
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire 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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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
References [edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 09 December 2013.
- Searching Parish Records online (Nottinghamshire) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
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