Birmingham St George, Warwickshire Genealogy

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Parish History

Birmingham St George is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Warwickshire, created in 1830 from Birmingham St Martin, Warwickshire Ancient Parish.

The church was built in 1822 partly funded as a District Commissioner's church and partly by public subscription.

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

Birmingham St George

Bishop's Transcripts deposited at the Lichfield Record Office Bap 1823-1846 Marr 1830-1837 Bur 1823-1846

See also A Comprehensive List of Birmingham Parishes and Chapels for details of microfim for this parish.

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.



Poor Law Unions

Birmingham Poor Law Union, Warwickshire

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

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

Web sites

See A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 255-263. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50802&strquery=birmingham all saints