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Bradwell Abbey, Buckinghamshire Genealogy

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Guide to Bradwell Abbey, ex. par., Buckinghamshire family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Bradwell Abbey, Buckinghamshire
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Newport
County Buckinghamshire
Poor Law Union Newport Pagnell
Registration District Newport Pagnell
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Buckingham
Location of Archive
Buckinghamshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

BRADWELL-ABBEY, an extra-parochial liberty, in the union of Newport-Pagnell, hundred of Newport, county of Buckingham, 3¼ miles (E. S. E.) from Stoney-Stratford; containing 21 inhabitants.[1] Bradwell-Abbey is adjacent to Bradwell, Loughton, Shenley, Calverton, and Wolverton.

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Bradwell Abbey is an extra-parochial liberty. For records, search in the adjacent parishes of Bradwell, Loughton, Shenley, Calverton, and Wolverton.

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

None

Census records[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Buckinghamshire 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[edit | edit source]

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

Websites[edit | edit source]

Bradwell Abbey on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848) pp. 334-339 Date Accessed and adapted 23 May 2013.