St Margarets on Thames, Middlesex Genealogy
Guide to St Margarets on Thames, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
TWICKENHAM (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Brentford, hundred of Isleworth, county of Middlesex, 9 miles (W. S. W.) from London, on the road through Isleworth to Hampton Court; There are places of worship for Independents and Wesleyans.
St Margarets on Thames, Twickenham was a later district church built in the year 1898, lying within the civil parish of Twickenham.
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.
St Margarets on Thames parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|St Margarets on Thames Online Parish Records|
|FS Catalog PRs|
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
Records are also available at the London Metropolitan Archives.
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.
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 UnionsEdit
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Maps and GazetteersEdit
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- . Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 29 January 2014.