Baginton, Warwickshire Genealogy

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Parish History

Baginton St John the Baptist is an Ancient Parish.The Church of St John the Baptist is situated in the old part of Baginton. The Domesday Book records that in the 11th century Baginton consisted of 15 households and a mill.

Baginton, is a parish in Warwick, Warwickshire; it is on the river Sow, 1¾ miles E of the North Western railway, and 3 miles S E of Coventry. The post town is, Coventry.[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

Bishop's Transcripts deposited at the Lichfield Record Office Bap 1635-1851 Marr 1631-1852 Bur 1631-1852 Missing all events 1844, 1847-1850

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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

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 Warwickshire 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

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Web sites


  1. Wilson, John Marius, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)