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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Parishes In Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire Parishes ]]  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Parishes In Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire Parishes ]]  
  
Guide to Biddenham, Bedfordshire family history and genealogy: parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites
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Guide to '''Biddenham, Bedfordshire family history and genealogy: ''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
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== Resources  ==
 
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=== Census records  ===
 
=== Census records  ===
  
 
a.  {{British Census|241195}}  
 
a.  {{British Census|241195}}  
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=== Church records  ===
 
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==== Non-Conformist Churches  ====
 
==== Non-Conformist Churches  ====
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=== Civil Registration  ===
 
=== Civil Registration  ===
  
 
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].  
==== Registration District ====
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*Bedford
 
*Bedford
  
 
=== Poor Law Unions  ===
 
=== Poor Law Unions  ===
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*Bedford
 
*Bedford
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=== Probate records  ===
 
=== Probate records  ===
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Bedfordshire Probate Records|Bedfordshire 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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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Bedfordshire Probate Records|Bedfordshire 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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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
  
Biddenham on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/BDF/Biddenham/index.html GENUKI]
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Biddenham on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/BDF/Biddenham/index.html GENUKI]  
  
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== References  ==
 
== References  ==

Revision as of 21:49, 9 April 2014

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Guide to Biddenham, Bedfordshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

BIDDENHAM (St. James), a parish, in the hundred of Willey, union and county of Bedford, 2½ miles (W. by N.) from Bedford; it is on the river Ouse, 2 miles W of Bedford railway station. The post office is under Bedford.[1]

Resources

Census records

a. 

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.


Church records

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.

Biddenham Marriage Registers: July 1837-March 1901: Courtesy of Bedfordshire Parish Registers and Steven Gibbs

Non-Conformist Churches

None

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.

Registration District

  • Bedford

Poor Law Unions

  • Bedford

Probate records

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

Biddenham on GENUKI

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England. (1848), pp. 188-194. Date accessed: 29 August 2013.