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[[Image:England-staffordshire.png|thumb|right]] '''Staffordshire, or Stafford, is an inland county located in the mid-western part of '''[[England|'''England''']]'''.''' <br><br>  
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*[[Staffordshire Archives and Libraries|Archives and Libraries]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Biography|Biography]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Cemeteries|Cemeteries]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Census|Census]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Church Directories|Church Directories]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Church History|Church History]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Church Records|Church Records]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Civil Registration- Vital Records|Civil Registration]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Court Records|Court Records]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Directories|Directories]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Emigration and Immigration|Emigration &amp; Immigration]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Gazetteers|Gazetteers]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Genealogy|Genealogy]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Historical Geography|Historical Geography]]
 
*[[Staffordshire History|History]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Land and Property|Land and Property]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Languages|Languages]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Maps|Maps]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Merchant Marine|Merchant Marine]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Military Records|Military Records]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Newspapers|Newspapers]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Nobility|Nobility]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Occupations|Occupations]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Periodicals|Periodicals]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Names, Personal|Personal Names]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Place Names|Place Names]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Poor Law Unions|Poor Law Unions]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Probate Records|Probate Records]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Schools|Schools]]
 
*[[Staffordshire Societies|Societies]]
 
 
 
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[[Image:England-staffordshire.png|thumb|right]] '''Staffordshire, or Stafford, is an inland county located in the mid-western part of '''[[England|'''England''']]'''.''' <br><br>
 
  
 
== Featured Content  ==
 
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== Research Tools  ==
 
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== Jurisdictions  ==
 
== Jurisdictions  ==
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Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Staffordshire.
  
 
==== Civil Districts  ====
 
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==== Parishes  ====
 
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See a list of the [[Staffordshire Parishes|parishes]] of Staffordshire with links to articles.
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See a list of the [[Staffordshire Parishes|parishes]] of Staffordshire with links to articles.  
  
 
==== Probate Jurisdictions  ====
 
==== Probate Jurisdictions  ====
  
Before 1858, every town and parish in Staffordshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Staffordshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire Probate Records]].
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Before 1858, every town and parish in Staffordshire was under the probate jurisdiction of several ecclesiastical courts.&nbsp; To read more about probate records and see a list of Staffordshire towns and parishes and the probate courts that had jurisdiction over them, go to [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire Probate Records]].  
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== Websites  ==
 
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*To view an excellent list of web sites and/or web pages for Staffordshire and many of its parishes, visit [http://fhlfavorites.info/Links/British/England/staffordshire.htm FHLFavorites.info].
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*[http://www.staffordshire.gov.uk/leisure/archives/familyhistoryresources/ Staffordshire City Council ]offers various different records. This site provides indexes to their collection and has copying services available.
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*[http://www.staffsnameindexes.org.uk/StartPage.aspx? Staffordshire Name Indexes] provides access to the following information:
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:This website allows free access to the indexes listed below&nbsp;:
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:*Calendars of Prisoners at Staffordshire Quarter Sessions, 1779-1880
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:*Staffordshire Police Force Registers Index, 1842-1920
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:*Diocese of Lichfield Wills, 1650-1700
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:*Staffordshire Apprentices, 1600-1900
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:*Workhouse Admissions and Discharges, 1836-1900
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*[http://www.staffspasttrack.org.uk/ Staffordshire Past Track]: Photos, Audio and Video
  
[[Category:Counties of England]]
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{{Geographic location
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|Center    = Staffordshire
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|North    = [[Cheshire]], [[Derbyshire]]
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|Northeast = [[Derbyshire]]
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|East      = [[Derbyshire]]<br />[[Leicestershire]]
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|Southeast = [[Warwickshire]]
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|South    = [[Worcestershire]]
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|Southwest = [[Shropshire]]<br />[[Worcestershire]]
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|West      = [[Shropshire]]
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|Northwest = [[Cheshire]]
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Revision as of 20:45, 25 April 2011

News & Events
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Did You Know?
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England-staffordshire.png
Staffordshire, or Stafford, is an inland county located in the mid-western part of England.

Featured Content

Research Tools

Jurisdictions

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

Civil Districts

When civil registration of births, marriages and deaths began in 1837, Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire and the parishes covered by each.  Read more about England Civil Registration.

Parishes

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

Probate Jurisdictions

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


Websites

This website allows free access to the indexes listed below :
  • Calendars of Prisoners at Staffordshire Quarter Sessions, 1779-1880
  • Staffordshire Police Force Registers Index, 1842-1920
  • Diocese of Lichfield Wills, 1650-1700
  • Staffordshire Apprentices, 1600-1900
  • Workhouse Admissions and Discharges, 1836-1900
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