Tardebigge, Worcestershire Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
Worcestershire Parishes

Guide to Tardebigge, Worcestershire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Tardebigge, Worcestershire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Barlichway; Halfshire
County Worcestershire
Poor Law Union Bromsgrove
Registration District Bromsgrove
Records begin
Parish registers: 1566; Separate registers exist for Bordesley Chapel beginning 1704
Bishop's Transcripts: 1613; Separate records exist for Bordesley Chapel beginning 1823
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Droitwich
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Worcestershire Record Office

Parish History

TARDEBIGG (St. Bartholomew), a parish, in the union of Bromsgrove, Upper division of the hundred of Halfshire, Droitwich and Bromsgrove, and E. divisions of the county of Worcester, 3 miles (E. S. E.) from Bromsgrove; with the chapelry of Redditch, the hamlet of Bordesley, and the townships of Tutnall with Cobley, Bentley-Pauncefoot, and Webheath.[1]


Civil Registration

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

Census records

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.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire 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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.



  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Date accessed and adapted: 17 October 2013.

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.