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=== Cemetery  ===
=== Cemetery  ===
[[Image:{{LondonAllHallowsBarkingCemetery}}]] {{LondonCemetery|church}} <br><br> {{LondonMI|1|All Hallows Barking}} <br><br> [http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2184326&CScn=All+Hallows&CScntry=5& Find A Grave] lists information about 19 burials at All Hallows by the Tower Church.
[[Image:{{LondonAllHallowsBarkingCemetery}}]] {{LondonCemetery|church}} <br><br> {{LondonMI|1|All Hallows Barking}} <br><br> A survey of monumental brasses, published 1891, is available [http://www.archive.org/stream/listofmonumental00oliv#page/n3/mode/2up online].<ref>Andrew Oliver, ''A List of Monumental Brasses in the City of London Churches'' (1891). Digitized by [http://www.archive.org/details/listofmonumental00oliv Internet Archive].<br><br>[http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2184326&CScn=All+Hallows&CScntry=5& Find A Grave] lists information about 19 burials at All Hallows by the Tower Church.
=== Poor Law Unions  ===
=== Poor Law Unions  ===

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All Hallows Barking

Church records

Online All Hallows Barking Parish Register Images and Indexes
  Baptisms Marriages Burials
Earliest 1558 1558 1558
Indexes 1750-1866 FamilySearch 1800-1812 (gaps) Ancestry[1] 1813-1861 findmypast[2]
1822-1850 (gaps) FamilySearch[3] 1850-1853 FamilySearch

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.


1582 Subsidy

1621 Subsidy

  • All Hallows Barking, Tower Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/501); copy: FHL Film 2228702.

1666 Hearth Tax

Add unique information about the censuses. Add links to online census records, and/or link to the Family History Library film/fiche numbers.

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.

Probate records

Will indexes for probate courts covering All Hallows Barking Parish are available online.

Before 1858, All Hallows Barking, London Genealogy fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London. From 1858 to the present, refer to the Principal Probate Registry.

Go to London Probate Records to find the names of the courts having secondary 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.


All Hallows Barking monumental inscription

Transcripts of early All Hallows Barking, London Genealogy tombs found in the interior of the church were published in Catalogue of the most Memorable Persons who had visible Tombs, plated Gravestones ... in the City of London (through) A.D. 1700, which is available online.[4]

A cemetery survey (1910), available online, covers monumental inscriptions in the All Hallows Barking churchyard.[5]

A survey of monumental brasses, published 1891, is available online.Cite error: Closing </ref> missing for <ref> tag

William Penn, founder of Pennsylvania, was baptized here.

All Hallows Barking Parish was part of Tower Ward. The modern name of this parish is All Hallows by the Tower and All Hallows Barking by the Tower.

Here's a brief history of this parish, online at the All Hallows, Barking website.

Maskell's 1864 history of the parish has been digitized:

  • Maskell, Joseph. Berkyngechirche juxta Turrim. Collections in Illustration of the Parochial History and Antiquities of the Ancient Parish of Allhallows Barking, in the City of London. 1864. Digital versions at Google Books; Internet Archive; another Internet Archive copy.

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Web sites

Wikipedia has more about this subject: All Hallows-by-the-Tower


  1. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  2. John Hanson, 'City of London Burials,' Find My Past, accessed 8 June 2011.
  3. Taken from the Province of Canterbury Marriage Licenses and Allegations - Vicar General.
  4. Payne Fisher and G. Blacker Morgan, Catalogue of the Tombs in the Churches of the City of London, A.D. 1666 (1668; reprint, London: Hasell, Watson, Viney, Ld., 1885). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  5. Percy C. Rushden, The Churchyard Inscriptions of the City of London (London: Phillimore and Co., Ltd., 1910). Digitised by Internet Archive.