Tottenham All Hallows, Middlesex Genealogy

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Tottenham All Hallows

Guide to Tottenham All Hallows, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Tottenham All Hallows, Middlesex
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Edmonton
County Middlesex
Poor Law Union Edmonton
Registration District Edmonton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1558
Bishop's Transcripts: 1629-30; 1639; 1800
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not created until 1858
Diocese London
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)
Location of Archive
Middlesex Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

TOTTENHAM, a parish, which is also a sub-district, in Edmonton district, Middlesex; averagely 5½ miles N by E of St. Paul's, London. There are eleven chapels for dissenters and 1 for Roman Catholics.[1]

All Hallows is an Anglican church in Tottenham, North London. It is one of the oldest buildings in the London Borough of Haringey,[1] being built as All Saints Church in the 12th century. It was re-dedicated as All Hallows in the 15th century,[2] standing adjacent to Bruce Castle and Tottenham Cemetery.[2]

A smaller chapel subdividing All Hallows boundaries was consecrated at Wood Green in October 1844 [see additional churches added within these boundaries, below]; it is in the early English style. There are places of worship for Baptists, the Society of Friends, Independents, Wesleyans and Roman Catholics. [1]

The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Tottenham High-Cross, in the County of Middlesex.[2]

Also see [3]

Additional information:

The name by which it is known and dedicated today is: All Hallows.

Here's a list of the other chapels lying within the parish boundary of Tottenham All Hallows:

  • Holy Trinity, High Cross - 1828
  • St Paul, Park Lane - 1859
  • St Ann, Stamford Hill - 1861
  • St Michael, Wood Green - 1865
  • St Johns Mission Church, Wood Green - 1866
  • St Mary the Virgin, Lansdowne Rd - 1882
  • St Peter, Page Green - 1883
  • St Mark, Noel Park, Wood Green - 1885
  • St John the Divine, Vartry Road, Stamford Hill - 1886
  • Christ Church, West Green - 1889
  • St Bartholomew Stamford Hill - 1895
  • St Philip the Apostle - 1898
  • St Cuthbert, Wood Green - 1902
  • St Luke, Tottenham - 1905
  • St Gabriel, Bounds Green St John, Brook Road - 1906
  • St Patrick's Mission - 1909
  • St Andrew's Mission - 1910
  • St Benet Fink, Walpole Rd - 1912

TOTTENHAM [All Hallows], a parish, [by 1557] in the union and hundred of Edmonton, County of Middlesex, 4 miles north and east of London. A district church dedicated to the Holy Trinity, in the later English style, with turrets at each angle, and pinnacles over the aisles, was erected in 1829 on Tottenham Green... Today it lies within the London Borough of Haringey.

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.

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Tottenham All Hallows parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PRs = England, Middlesex, Westminster, Parish Registers, 1538-1912 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP = Middlesex Baptisms (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP London = Greater London Marriage and Burial Indexes (FindMyPast) - ($)
ANC 1 = London, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC 2 = London, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)
ANC Marr = London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921 (Ancestry) - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[4]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Tottenham All Hallows Online Parish Records
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PRs 1538-1912
FS 1538-1975
FMP 1543-1876

FMP London

ANC 1 1538-1812
ANC 2 1813-1917
ANC Marr





FS Catalog PRs

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.

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

Cemetery Records[edit | edit source]

All Hallows; Monumental Inscriptions: Courtesy of Michael Bruff

Census and Inhabitants Lists[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.

1666 Hearth Tax[edit | edit source]

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Manorial Records[edit | edit source]

Records survive for six manors in Tottenham Parish: Balliol's Manor (1319-1442), Bruce's Manor (1319-1418), Hasting's Manor (1369-1900), Mocking's Manor (1421-1443), Tottenham Manor (1308-1908), and Tottenham Rectory Manor (1525-1869). The Manorial Documents Register will help you locate these records.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

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]

Tottenham on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel ed. 'Chinley - Chiswick,' in A Topographical Dictionary of England] 380-386. (1848). Adapted. Date accessed 25 January 2014.
  2. Henry Lord Colerane The History and Antiquities of the Parish of Tottenham High-Cross, in the County of Middlesex, (London, 1790). Adapted. Date accessed 25 January 2014.
  3. Google Books Digital version at Google Books. Adapted. Date accessed 25 January 2014.