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== Parish History  ==
 
  
Arrington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Cambridgeshire. [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/CAM/Arrington/index.html Genuki.org.uk] provides a more detailed description of this parish. Further information on how the town got its name is available on [http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Where_did_the_surname_Arrington_originate Answers.com]. this parish is in the hundred of Wetherley. The [http://www.arrington.org.uk/parish.asp Arrington Parish Council has a history section] with additional pictures and a[http://www.arrington.org.uk/memorial.asp war memorial].<br><br>
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== Parish History<br>  ==
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ARRINGTON (St. Nicholas), a'''&nbsp; parish,''' in the union of Caxton and Arrington, hundred of Wetherley, county of Cambridge, 5¼ miles (S. S. E.) from Caxton.<ref>2. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, publ. London: 1831; see at: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=445</ref>&nbsp;
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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Records are available on microfilm at the Family History Library and through a Family History Center. Those films are:  
 
Records are available on microfilm at the Family History Library and through a Family History Center. Those films are:  
  
*Parish registers for Arrington, 1538-1877: [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F193024 1040363 Items 21-23, 1040364 Items 1-2]
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*Parish registers for Arrington, 1538-1877: [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F193024 1040363 Items 21-23, 1040364 Items 1-2]  
 
*Bishop's transcripts for Arrington, 1599-1869: [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F779032 1485265 Items 1-2]
 
*Bishop's transcripts for Arrington, 1599-1869: [https://familysearch.org/search/catalog/show?uri=http%3A%2F%2Fcatalog-search-api%3A8080%2Fwww-catalogapi-webservice%2Fitem%2F779032 1485265 Items 1-2]
  
 
Copies of the Parish registers are also available through the [http://www.sog.org.uk/index.shtml Society of Genealogists] and the [http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/researchers/ Cambridge Record Office].&nbsp;  
 
Copies of the Parish registers are also available through the [http://www.sog.org.uk/index.shtml Society of Genealogists] and the [http://www.cambridgeshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/researchers/ Cambridge Record Office].&nbsp;  
  
Boyds Marriage Index covers 1538-1837 and is available on [http://www.britishorigins.com/ British Origins] and [http://findmypast.co.uk FindMyPast].
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Boyds Marriage Index covers 1538-1837 and is available on [http://www.britishorigins.com/ British Origins] and [http://findmypast.co.uk FindMyPast].  
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
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==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cambridgeshire 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 [[Cambridgeshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
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== References ==
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Revision as of 16:49, 31 May 2012

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Parish History

ARRINGTON (St. Nicholas), a  parish, in the union of Caxton and Arrington, hundred of Wetherley, county of Cambridge, 5¼ miles (S. S. E.) from Caxton.[1] 

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

  • Parish records begin in 1538
  • Bishop Transcrips begin in 1599

Records are available on microfilm at the Family History Library and through a Family History Center. Those films are:

Copies of the Parish registers are also available through the Society of Genealogists and the Cambridge Record Office

Boyds Marriage Index covers 1538-1837 and is available on British Origins and FindMyPast.

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 Cambridgeshire 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. 2. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, publ. London: 1831; see at: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=445