Everton, Nottinghamshire Genealogy

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Parish History

EVERTON (Holy Trinity), a parish, in the union of East Retford, North Clay division of the wapentake of Bassetlaw, N. division of the county of Nottingham, 3 miles (S. E. by E.) from Bawtry; containing, with part of the hamlet of Drakeholes, the hamlet of Harwell, and the township of Scaftworth, 1094 inhabitants. [1]

Everton is a village and civil parish in the Bassetlaw district of Nottinghamshire, see Everton Nottinghamshire Wikipedia.

Everton Holy Trinity is an Ancient Parish which includes Scaftworth, Everton with Drakeholes, Drakeholes, and Harwell.

The Southwell and Nottinghamshire Church History Project are researching the history of the church and parish Everton Holy Trinity

Part of the parish boundary froms part of the county boundary with Yorkshire Bawtry, Yorkshire and Austerfield, Yorkshire are neighbouring parishes.

The parish church of Holy Trinity, Church Street, Everton has been designated as a grade II* listed building British listed building

Everton Methodist Chapel Nottinghamshire.jpg


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.

From 1837 this parish was within East Retford registration district
Certificates may be obtained for post 1837 events :
The Register Office
County Council Offices
Chancery Lane
DN22 6DG
Phone:01777 708631
Fax:01777 860667

Church records

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records.

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

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.

Nottinghamshire Census

Poor Law Unions

East Retford Poor Law Union,Nottinghamshire

Probate records

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


  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848) http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50952