COCKFIELD, a '''parish''' in the union of Teesdale, SW division of Darlington ward, S division of the county of Durham, 12 miles NW by W from Darlington. There is a place of worship for '''Wesleyans'''. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50887#s28 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''], (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 13 December 2013.</ref>
=== Resources ===
==== Civil Registration ====
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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 [http://www.durhamrecordoffice.org.uk/ Durham County Record Office].
===== Non Conformist Churches =====
*Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
==== Census records ====
==== Poor Law Unions ====
[[Teesdale Poor Law Union, Durham]]
==== Probate records ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Durham Probate Records|Durham 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 ==