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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Herefordshire]]
  
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[[Image:Dulas_St_Micahel_Herefordshire.jpg|thumb|right|Dulas St Michael]]<br>
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== Parish History  ==
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Dulas was formed as an Ecclesiastical Parish in Herefordshire from a chapelry in [[Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire]] Ancient Parish in 1741.
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The present church of St Michael dates from 1865 built by G.C.Haddon of Hereford and is now redundant.
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The church of St Michael has been designated as a grade II listed building [http://www.britishlistedbuildings.co.uk/en-355323-church-of-st-michael-dulas British listed building]<br>
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The village and civil parish of Dulas See also [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dulas,_Herefordshire Dulas Wikipedia] and [http://herefordshirechurches.co.uk/d/dulas-st-michael/ Dulas St Michael]<br>
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== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
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==== Church records  ====
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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records.
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The Diocesan Record Office for Herefordshire has deposited Parish registers and Bishop's transcripts
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Herefordshire Archive Service<br>Herefordshire Record Office<br>Harold Street<br>Hereford<br>HR1 2QX
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Office Tel No: +44 (0)1432 260750<br>Email: archives@herefordshire.gov.uk<br>
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Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection
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==== Census records  ====
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FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through [http://fhc.familysearch.org/ '''FHC Portal:'''] Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.
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[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Category:England_Family_History_Centres] to locate local Family History Centres in UK
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[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Introduction_to_LDS_Family_History_Centers] to locate outside UK.
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Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.
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Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)
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The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.
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[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/group/ukicen/UK_Census_Collection.aspx Ancestry UK Census Collection]
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[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/search-menu/census-land-and-surveys Find my Past census search 1841-1901]
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Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.
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The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search.[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/census/1911/person?ukwid=394505&sourceid=1&utm_source=Google+FMP+Main_CPC&utm_medium=Key+Keywords&utm_campaign=1911+census Find my Past 1911 census search]
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
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[[Dore Poor Law Union, Herefordshire]]
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==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Herefordshire Probate Records|Herefordshire 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  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.&lt;br&gt;
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851] <br>*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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== Web sites  ==
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Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
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[[Category:Herefordshire]]

Revision as of 14:14, 24 November 2012

England Gotoarrow.png Herefordshire

Dulas St Michael

Parish History

Dulas was formed as an Ecclesiastical Parish in Herefordshire from a chapelry in Ewyas Harold, Herefordshire Ancient Parish in 1741.

The present church of St Michael dates from 1865 built by G.C.Haddon of Hereford and is now redundant.

The church of St Michael has been designated as a grade II listed building British listed building

The village and civil parish of Dulas See also Dulas Wikipedia and Dulas St Michael

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

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records.

The Diocesan Record Office for Herefordshire has deposited Parish registers and Bishop's transcripts

Herefordshire Archive Service
Herefordshire Record Office
Harold Street
Hereford
HR1 2QX

Office Tel No: +44 (0)1432 260750
Email: archives@herefordshire.gov.uk

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection

Census records

FamilySearch Records includes collections of census indexes which can be searched online for free. In addition FamilySearch Centres offer free access to images of the England and Wales Census through FHC Portal: Computers here have access to the Family History Centre Portal page which gives free access to premium family history software and websites that generally charge for subscriptions.

[1] to locate local Family History Centres in UK

[2] to locate outside UK.

Many archives and local history collections in public libraries in England and Wales offer online census searches and also hold microfilm or fiche census returns.

Images of the census for 1841-1891 can be viewed in census collections at Ancestry (fee payable) or Find My Past (fee payable)

The 1851 census of England and Wales attempted to identify religious places of worship in addition to the household survey census returns.

Ancestry UK Census Collection

Find my Past census search 1841-1901


Prior to the 1911 census the household schedule was destroyed and only the enumerator's schedule survives.

The 1911 census of England and Wales was taken on the night of Sunday 2 April 1911 and in addition to households and institutions such as prisons and workhouses, canal boats merchant ships and naval vessels it attempted to include homeless persons. The schedule was completed by an individual and for the first time both this record and the enumerator's schedule were preserved. Two forms of boycott of the census by women are possible due to frustration at government failure to grant women the universal right to vote in parliamentary and local elections. The schedule either records a protest by failure to complete the form in respect of the women in the household or women are absent due to organisation of groups of women staying away from home for the whole night. Research estimates that several thousand women are not found by census search.Find my Past 1911 census search

Poor Law Unions

Dore Poor Law Union, Herefordshire

Probate records

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

Web sites

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.