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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
 
Muggington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.  
 
Muggington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire.  
 
 
Other places in the parish include: Mercaston, Ravensdale Park, Weston Under Wood, and Weston Underwood.<br>  
 
Other places in the parish include: Mercaston, Ravensdale Park, Weston Under Wood, and Weston Underwood.<br>  
  
MUGGINTON (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Belper, partly in the hundred of Appletree, and partly in that of Morleston and Litchurch, S. division of the county of Derby, 7 miles (N. W.) from Derby; containing, with the townships of Mercaston and Weston-under-Wood, and the hamlet of RavensdalePark, 773 inhabitants, of whom 289 are in the township of Mugginton. The manor, in [[Domesday Book]] Mogintune, was anciently held under Earl Ferrers, and in the reign of Edward I. was in moieties between the families of Chandos and Stafford. One moiety passed by a female heir to the immediate ancestor of Edward Sacheverell C. Pole, Esq.; and the Staffords' moiety has been successively in the families of Dethick, Rolleston, and Hallowes. The parish comprises 5234 acres, of which 2146 are in Mugginton township; of this latter, the soil is a gravelly marl with some limestone, and about one-third is arable. The village is well built, and pleasantly seated on elevated ground. The living is a rectory, valued in the king's books at £9. 12. 8½.; net income, £465; patron, E. S. C. Pole, Esq., who, and Lord Scarsdale and T. Hallowes, Esq., are impropriators. The church, situated on a commanding eminence, is a large ancient structure, consisting of a nave, chancel, aisles, and tower: the interior has been lately thoroughly renovated; in the chancel is the tomb of Sir Richard Kniveton, who died at Mercaston Hall in 1400. The Rev. Samuel Pole, rector, in 1746, and Mrs. Frances Pole, in 1751, gave land now together producing about £21 a year, for education.
 
  
From: 'Muccleshell - Mundsley', ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 356-359. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51163 Date accessed: 14 March 2011.<br>
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

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Parish History

Muggington is an Ancient Parish in the county of Derbyshire. Other places in the parish include: Mercaston, Ravensdale Park, Weston Under Wood, and Weston Underwood.


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

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.


Poor Law Unions

Belper Poor Law Union, Derbyshire

Probate records

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

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