Marston Bigot, Somerset Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Revision as of 21:31, 26 March 2014 by Cottrells (talk | contribs) (Text replace - "width="383" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1" style="width: 100%"" to "width="383" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" style="width: 100%"")

Jump to: navigation, search

England Gotoarrow.png Somerset Gotoarrow.png Somerset Parishes


Parish History

MARSTON-BIGOTT (St. Leonard), a village and a parish in Frome district, Somerset. The village stands near the East Somerset railway, 2½ miles SW of Frome railway station. The parish contains also the hamlet of Gaer-Hill.[1]


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

Marston Bigot, Somerset Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[3]
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - (£)[4]
Marston Bigot, Somerset Genealogy Parish Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1607-1639, 1654-1913
1607-1624, 1654-1750, 1783-1913
1607-1649, 1654-1913
JOIN
1678-1837

NBI

1607-1944

Marston Bigot Gaer Hill Chapel registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

Marston Bigot Gaer Hill Chapel Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1832-1857


Contributor: 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. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

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 Somerset 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

References

  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870-72. Date accessed and adapted: 23 September 2013.
  2. 'Somerset Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 18 February 2014.
  3. Somerset Coverage, The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 18 October 2013.
  4. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 17 October 2013.
Contributor: add any additional relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.