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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Acton Trussell St james is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1776 from [[Berkswich with Walton, Staffordshire]] Ancient Parish. <br>
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ACTON-TRUSSELL, a parochial '''chapelry''', in the parish of Baswick, union of Penkridge, E. division of the hundred of Cuttlestone, S. division of the county of Stafford, 3½ miles (N. N. E.) from Penkridge.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50743 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 9-12. Date accessed: 12 October 2012.</ref>  
  
ACTON-TRUSSELL,'''an ancient&nbsp;parochial chapelry (from 1571), in the parish of Baswick''', union of Penkridge, E. division of the hundred of Cuttlestone, S. division of the county of Stafford, 3½ miles (N. N. E.) from Penkridge; containing also&nbsp;Bednall Township.&nbsp;&nbsp;The Chapelry of Acton Trussell&nbsp;included&nbsp;at one time, the chapelry of Bednall. The chapel of Acton, was dedicated to St. James;&nbsp; Bednall chapel, was dedicated to All Saints, and was rebuilt in 1844.<ref>Lewis, Samuel, A.,&amp;nbsp;[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50743 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' ](1848), pp. 9-12. Adapted. Date accessed: 22 March 2011.</ref><br>
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Acton Trussell St james is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1776 from [[Berkswich with Walton, Staffordshire]] Ancient Parish. <br>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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Many of Staffordshire's Parish Register entries have been transcribed in full by Staffordshire [http://www.freereg.org.uk/index.shtml FreeREG] and can be searched for free.  
  
==== Cemetery Records ====
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Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
  
The following MIs were kindly contributed by Helen Amison:
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==== Cemetery Records  ====
  
[http://places.wishful-thinking.org.uk/STS/ActonTrussell/MIs.html Some Memorial Inscriptions - St. James' Churchyard and All Saints Churchyard]
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The following MIs were kindly contributed by Helen Amison:
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[http://places.wishful-thinking.org.uk/STS/ActonTrussell/MIs.html Some Memorial Inscriptions - St. James' Churchyard and All Saints Churchyard]  
  
 
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==== Census records  ====
  
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
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[[Penkridge Poor Law Union, Staffordshire]]  
 
[[Penkridge Poor Law Union, Staffordshire]]  
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire 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<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
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== Web sites  ==
 
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== References ==
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Revision as of 18:52, 20 November 2012

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Parish History

ACTON-TRUSSELL, a parochial chapelry, in the parish of Baswick, union of Penkridge, E. division of the hundred of Cuttlestone, S. division of the county of Stafford, 3½ miles (N. N. E.) from Penkridge.[1]

Acton Trussell St james is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1776 from Berkswich with Walton, Staffordshire Ancient Parish.

Resources

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

Many of Staffordshire's Parish Register entries have been transcribed in full by Staffordshire FreeREG and can be searched for free.

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Cemetery Records

The following MIs were kindly contributed by Helen Amison:

Some Memorial Inscriptions - St. James' Churchyard and All Saints Churchyard

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.


 

Poor Law Unions

Penkridge Poor Law Union, Staffordshire

Probate records

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

Web sites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 9-12. Date accessed: 12 October 2012.