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Revision as of 15:47, 22 August 2014

England  Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Parishes Gotoarrow.png  Hoxton St Andrew

Parish History

HOXTON (St Andrew), a Chapel of Ease. This place, originally a hamlet in the parish of St. Leonard, Shoreditch.  There are places of worship for Independents, Wesleyans, and Methodists of the New Connexion; and the ancient cemetery of the Jews is in the parish.[1]

St Andrew Hoxton was built in the year 1863 as a chapelry. It lay within the civil parish boundaries of St Leonard Shoreditch.


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

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

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.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Poor Law Unions

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Maps and Gazetteers

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


Hoxton in Shoreditch on GENUKI


  1. Samuel A. LewisA Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 566-569. Adapted. Date accessed: 5 February 2014.