Stapenhill, Derbyshire Genealogy
Guide to Stapenhill, Derbyshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Hundred||Repton and Gresley|
|Poor Law Union||Burton upon Trent|
|Registration District||Burton upon Trent|
|Parish registers: 1679|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1663|
|Probate Court||Court of the Peculiar of Burton upon Trent|
|Location of Archive|
|Derbyshire Record Office|
STAPENHILL (St. Peter), an ancient parish, in the union of Burton-upon-Trent, hundred of Repton and Gresley, S. division of the county of Derby, 1 mile (S. E.) from Burton. The Wesleyans have a place of worship. Other places in the parish include:Stanton and Newhall, Caldwell, and Cauldwell. 
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. See Staffordshire BMD
Staffordshire BMD includes registered births for the Burton upon Trent Registration District . http://www.staffordshirebmd.org.uk/cgi/birthind.cgi?county=staffordshire The registration district after 1904 included this parish.
Staphenhill parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:
|JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)|
| FS PR's = FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|Stapenhill St Peter (1679) Parish Online Records|
| FS PR's
Derbyshire Record Office has deposited registers reference D 1282 Bap 1679-1992 Marr 1679-1989 Bur 1679-1957 Banns 1754-1806, 1823-1886, 1895-1988
Lichfield Record Office has deposited Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1663-1869 Mar 1663-1837 Burials 1663-1869
- General Baptist
- Wesleyan Methodist
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
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Derbyshire 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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Stapenhill on GENUKI