Bethnal Green St Philip, Middlesex Genealogy
Guide to Bethnal Green St Phillip, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Bethnal Green St Philip, Middlesex|
|Hundred||Ossulstone (Tower Division)|
|Poor Law Union||Bethnal Green|
|Registration District||Bethnal Green|
|Parish registers: 1842|
|Bishop's Transcripts: None|
|Rural Deanery||Not created until 1858|
|Probate Court||Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)|
|Location of Archive|
|Middlesex Record Office|
The chapel of St. Philip, in Friar's Mount, was built as a chapel of ease by the year 1842 and lay within the civil parish boundary of St Matthew Bethnal Green.
See St Matthew Bethnal Green
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.
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.
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.
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.
Poor Law UnionsEdit
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Bethnal Green on GENUKI