Southampton All Saints, Hampshire Genealogy

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Guide to Southampton All Saints, Hampshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Southampton All Saints, Hampshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Southampton Borough
County Hampshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Southampton
Registration District Southampton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1780
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Southampton
Diocese Winchester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Courts of the Bishop (Episcopal Consistory) and Archdeaconry of Winchester
Location of Archive
Hampshire Archives and Local Studies

Parish History[edit | edit source]

SOUTHAMPTON, a seaport, borough, market-town, and county of itself, locally in the S. division of Hampshire, 75 miles (S. W. by W.) from London. Southampton comprises the parishes of All Saints, Holy Rood, St. John and St. Lawrence united, St. Mary, and St. Michael. In the town is also a chapel dedicated to the Holy Trinity. There are places of worship for Independents, Baptists, the Society of Friends, Wesleyans, and Roman Catholics.[1].

Resources[edit | edit source]

Find Neighboring Parishes[edit | edit source]

Use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map

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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.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

The Church of England (Anglican) became the official state religion in 1534, with the reigning monarch as its Supreme Governor.
Non-Conformist refers to all other religious denominations that are not the official state religion.

Church of England[edit | edit source]

Due to the increasing access of online records:

  • Individual parish coverage for databases in this table are inconsistent and should be verified
  • Dates in the following table are approximate

Hover over the collection's title for more information

Southampton All Saints Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
Indexes and images
Indexes only
FamilySearch Collections-Hampshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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FamilySearch Parish Registers-Hampshire
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Bishop's Transcripts-Hampshire
1600s-1800s
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1600s-1800s
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1600s-1800s
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Bishop's Transcripts - FamilySearch Catalog
1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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1700s-1800s
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FreeREG
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Find My Past-Hampshire ($)
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
Find My Past (Portsmouth)-Hampshire ($)
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Ancestry-Church of England Hampshire ($)
1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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1500s-1900s
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Ancestry-England & Wales, Birth, Christening, Marriage and Death Indexes ($)
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
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1800s-1900s
Databases with Known Incomplete Parish Coverage
Boyd's Marriage Indexes-FMP (Free)
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1500s-1800s
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National Burial Index-FMP (Free)
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1600s-1800s

Other Websites
These databases have incomplete parish coverage.

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

 

Genealogy[edit | edit source]

Blundell, L. S. The Blundells.  History and family tree of Henery and Ann Smith Blondell (with an 'o') married in 1776.  Article covers years 1776-1970, and is found in Hampshire Family Historian vol.10,#4,1982,  pages 200-204.  Family History Library, Ref. 942.27 B2h

The Farley Family circa 1916.  A picture of Mr. Walter Farley and his wife Catherine nee Bingham, and the 3 sons and one daughter Daisy, and a small history of the children entering the Army in W.W.1.  and one of the descendants is a Farnham. The picture is on the cover of The Hampshire Family Historian, and the details of the picture on page135, vol. XI, no. 3, November 1984, Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h

Templeton, John.  The 19th Century Oke Family of Southampton.  A short family history of the family starting in 1682-1870, originally from Sherborne, Dorset, who moved to Southampton. Article is in the Hampshire Family Historian, vol.XII, no.1, May 1985, pages 15-16. Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h v12

Etheridge, J.D.R. Grandmother's Room. An article about the Ransom family of Nursling and Southampton, including a history, photo of Louisa Jane Gay nee Barnett, and photo of William James Jerome Gay and a family tree of the Ransoms, covering years 1760-1892.  Article in The Hampshire Family Historian, vol.XII,no.3,November 1985, page211-213,  Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h v12

Williams, G.H.  The Tinling Family.  The First Lord and Lady Chelmsford.  Anna Maria Tinling, the youngest daughter of William Tinling and Frances, was baptised at All Saints, Southampton, January 1799. Article continues with a description of the family history descendants from 1794-1832.  Article in The Hampshire Family Historian, vol.XV,no.3 November 1988, pages 197-199, Family History Library Ref. 942.27 B2h

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Hampshire 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[edit | edit source]

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]

  1. Lewis, Samuel, A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), pp. 139-149. Date accessed: 06 June 2013.