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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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Guide to '''Staffordshire ancestry, family history and genealogy:''' birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.
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{{Click|File:Staffordshire OGR2.png|Staffordshire, England Online Genealogy Records}}
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=== County Information  ===
  
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Staffordshire, or Stafford, is an inland county located in the mid-western part of England.
  
== Research Tools ==
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=== Parishes ===
  
== Jurisdictions  ==
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| bgcolor="#dddddd" align="center" valign="middle" height="30" | <center>Click on a letter for a list of Wiki page links to Staffordshire '''parishes:'''<br>[[Staffordshire_Parishes#A|A]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#B|B]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#C|C]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#D|D]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#E|E]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#F|F]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#G|G]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#H|H]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#I|I]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#J|J]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#K|K]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#L|L]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#M|M]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#N|N]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#O|O]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#P|P]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#Q|Q]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#R|R]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#S|S]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#T|T]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#U|U]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#V|V]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#W|W]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#X|X]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#Y|Y]] [[Staffordshire Parishes#Z|Z]]</center>
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Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Staffordshire.
  
Use an [http://maps.familysearch.org interactive map ]to find jurisdictions for each parish in Staffordshire.
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=== Civil Registration Districts  ===
  
==== Civil Districts ====
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[http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/sts.html List of Staffordshire Civil Registration 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.&nbsp;&nbsp;The index to the civil records gives the name of the district where an event took place.&nbsp; Click [http://www.ukbmd.org.uk/genuki/REG/sta.htm here]&nbsp;to see&nbsp;a list of the&nbsp;civil districts in Staffordshire and the parishes covered by each.&nbsp; Read more about [[England Civil Registration]].
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=== Websites  ===
  
==== Parishes  ====
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*[http://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?board=34.0 RootsChat Staffordshire Resources and help pages. (Free)].  
 
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*[http://www.staffsnameindexes.org.uk/StartPage.aspx? Staffordshire Name Indexes]
See a list of the [[Staffordshire Parishes|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.&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  ==
 
 
 
*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].  
 
*[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.  
 
*[http://www.staffsnameindexes.org.uk/StartPage.aspx? Staffordshire Name Indexes] provides access to the following information:
 
 
 
:This website allows free access to the indexes listed below&nbsp;:
 
:*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
 
 
 
*[http://www.staffspasttrack.org.uk/ Staffordshire Past Track]: Photos, Audio and Video
 
  
 
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|Center    = Staffordshire
 
|Center    = Staffordshire
|North    = [[Cheshire]], [[Derbyshire]]
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|North    = [[Cheshire, England Genealogy|Cheshire]], [[Derbyshire Genealogy|Derbyshire]]
|Northeast = [[Derbyshire]]
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|Northeast = [[Derbyshire, England Genealogy|Derbyshire]]
|East      = [[Derbyshire]]<br />[[Leicestershire]]
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|East      = [[Derbyshire, England Genealogy|Derbyshire]]<br />[[Leicestershire Genealogy|Leicestershire]]
|Southeast = [[Warwickshire]]
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|Southeast = [[Warwickshire, England Genealogy|Warwickshire]]
|South    = [[Worcestershire]]
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|South    = [[Worcestershire, England Genealogy|Worcestershire]]
|Southwest = [[Shropshire]]<br />[[Worcestershire]]
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|Southwest = [[Shropshire, England Genealogy|Shropshire]]<br />[[Worcestershire Genealogy|Worcestershire]]
|West      = [[Shropshire]]
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|West      = [[Shropshire, England Genealogy|Shropshire]]
|Northwest = [[Cheshire]]
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|Northwest = [[Cheshire, England Genealogy|Cheshire]]
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Latest revision as of 23:21, 11 April 2017

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Guide to Staffordshire ancestry, family history and genealogy: birth records, marriage records, death records, census records, parish registers, and military records.

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County Information

Staffordshire, or Stafford, is an inland county located in the mid-western part of England.

Parishes

Click on a letter for a list of Wiki page links to Staffordshire parishes:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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

Civil Registration Districts

List of Staffordshire Civil Registration Districts

Websites