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'''Herefordshire, or Hereford, is an inland county contiguous to Wales in [[England|England]].'''
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[[Image:England-herefordshire.png|thumb|right]] '''Herefordshire, or Hereford, is an inland county contiguous to Wales in [[England|England]].''' <br><br>
  
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== Research Tools <br>  ==
  
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== Jurisdictions ==
  
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Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Herefordshire.
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*[[Hereforshire Archives and Libraries|Archives&nbsp;and Libraries]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Census|Census]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Directories|Directories]]
 
  
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==== Civil Districts  ====
*[[Herefordshire Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Herefordshire History|History]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Newspaper|Newspapers]]
 
  
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When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Herefordshire was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.&nbsp;&nbsp;The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.&nbsp; Click [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/hef.htm here]&nbsp;to see&nbsp;a list of the&nbsp;civil districts in Herefordshire and the parishes covered by each.&nbsp; Read more about [[England Civil Registration]].
*[[Herefordshire Periodicals|Periodicals]]
 
*[[Herefordshire_Probate_Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Herefordshire School Records|School Records]]  
 
*[[Herefordshire Societies|Societies]]
 
*[[Herefordshire Taxation|Taxation]]  
 
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==== Parishes  ====
  
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See a list of the [[Herefordshire Parishes|parishes]] of Herefordshire with links to articles.
  
== Jurisdictions  ==
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==== Probate Jurisdictions  ====
  
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Before 1858, every town and parish in Herefordshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Herefordshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Herefordshire Probate Records|Herefordshire Probate Records]].<br>
  
The [[Herefordshire Parishes|parishes]] of Herefordshire.
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== &nbsp;Websites  ==
  
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*[http://www.looking4kin.com/group/herefordshireenglandgenealogy Looking 4 Kin Genealogy &amp; Family History Network - Herefordshire]
  
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Here is a list of web sites and/or web pages for Herefordshire and a few of its parishes. Visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/herefordshire.htm FHLFavorites.info].
  
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{{Geographic location
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|Center    = Herefordshire
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|North    = [[Shropshire]]
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|Northeast =[[Shropshire]]<br />[[Worcestershire]]
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|East      = [[Worcestershire]]
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|Southeast = [[Gloucestershire]]
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|South    = [[Monmouthshire]], ''Wales'' [[Gloucestershire]]
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|Southwest = [[Monmouthshire]], ''Wales''
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|West      = [[Radnorshire]], ''Wales''<br />[[Breconshire]], ''Wales''
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|Northwest = [[Radnorshire]], ''Wales''
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[[Category:Herefordshire]]

Revision as of 03:04, 25 November 2012

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England-herefordshire.png
Herefordshire, or Hereford, is an inland county contiguous to Wales in England.

Featured Content

Research Tools

Jurisdictions

Use an interactive map to find jurisdictions for each parish in Herefordshire.

Civil Districts

When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Herefordshire was divided into a number of registration districts, each containing several parishes.  The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.  Click here to see a list of the civil districts in Herefordshire and the parishes covered by each.  Read more about England Civil Registration.

Parishes

See a list of the parishes of Herefordshire with links to articles.

Probate Jurisdictions

Before 1858, every town and parish in Herefordshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.  To read more about probate records and see a list of Herefordshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to Herefordshire Probate Records.

 Websites

Here is a list of web sites and/or web pages for Herefordshire and a few of its parishes. Visit FHLFavorites.info.

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