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''[[England]]  [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Middlesex]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Middlesex Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Stanwell,_Middlesex|Stanwell]]''
  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
"STANWELL (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of Staines, hundred of Spelthorne, county of Middlesex, 2¾ miles (N. E. by N.) from Staines; containing, with part of Colnbrook chapelry, 1495 inhabitants. The parish comprises by estimation 3963 acres, of which 2466 are arable, 1148 meadow and pasture, and 31 woodland. The living is a discharged vicarage, valued in the king's books at £9, and in the patronage of the Crown; impropriator, Sir John Gibbon, Bart., and others. The great tithes have been commuted for £552, and the small for £280: the vicar has 7 acres of glebe. The church is principally in the later English style. There is a place of worship for Independents; also a school for boys, endowed in 1624 by Thomas, Lord Knevitt."
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'STANWELL St. Mary, '''a parish''', in the union of Staines, hundred of Spelthorne, County of Middlesex, 2¾ miles northeast by north&nbsp;of Staines; it comprises also a&nbsp;part of Colnbrook chapelry. There is a place of worship for Independents.'<ref>Samuel Lewis, ed. ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' 186-192. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51298| here], (accessed: 05 May 2010).</ref>
  
1. Samuel Lewis, ed. ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' 186-192. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51298| here], (accessed: 05 May 2010).
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The ''Victoria County History'' of Stanwell (1962) is available [http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 online]. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, church, nonconformity, schools, and charities.<ref>''A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington'' (1962), pp. 33-50. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 Date accessed: 27 March 2012.</ref>
  
== Resources  ==
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== Resources  ==
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
==== Church records  ====
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==== Church records  ====
  
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="20" | <center><font size="+1">'''Online Stanwell Parish Register Images and Indexes'''</font></center>
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="2" | &nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Baptisms'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Marriages'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Burials'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="2" | '''Earliest'''
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1632</center>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1632</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1632</center>
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" rowspan="2" colspan="2" | '''Images'''
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1632-1812 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 Ancestry] baptisms, marriages, and burials<ref name="anc">[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1624 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] ($). Described as St Mary the Virgin, Stanwell in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.</ref></center>
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1906
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1558 Ancestry]<ref name="ancc">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1558 London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1754-1921
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623 Ancestry]<ref name="ancm">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1623 London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond Upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1972
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 Ancestry]<ref name="ancb">[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1559 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="2" rowspan="8" | '''Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1787-1812
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://britishorigins.com/ BritishOrigins]<ref name="mid">[http://britishorigins.com/help/aboutbo-MDXbapt.aspx 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,'] ''British Origins,'' accessed 16 March 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1630-1837
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/marriages FindMyPast]<ref name="west">[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#westMiddlesexMarriages 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 8 March 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="2" | Unknown
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/baptisms?tab=1 FindMyPast]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/cms/fmp/pdf/middlesex-baptism-records-coverage.pdf 'Middlesex baptism records coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 29 September 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1631<br>Post-1813
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://britishorigins.com/help/aboutbo-wlm.aspx BritishOrigins]<ref>[http://britishorigins.com/help/aboutbo-wlm-supp.aspx 'Webb's London Marriages - Marriages, periods and parishes/churches,'] ''British Origins,'' accessed 12 March 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1632-1812
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.archive.org/stream/middlesexparrish04phil#page/43/mode/1up InternetArchive]<ref name="phil">W.P.W. Phillimore, ''Middlesex Parish Registers. Marriages, Vol. IV.'' (London: Phillimore &amp;amp; Co., Ltd., 1912). Digitised by [http://www.archive.org/details/middlesexparrish04phil Internet Archive].</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1632-1812
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ TheGenealogist]<ref name="genealogist">[http://www.thegenealogist.co.uk/ 'Middlesex Parish Record Transcripts,'] ''The Genealogist,'' accessed 10 March 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1632-1812
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.familyrelatives.com/search/search_parishrecords_indi.php?co=Middlesex FamilyRelatives]<ref>[http://www.familyrelatives.com/information/info_detail.php?id=67 'Middlesex Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,'] ''Family Relatives,'' accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1632-1812
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ Joiner]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Middlesex/ 'Search Marriage Records in Middlesex,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 20 March 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1800-1812
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5967 Ancestry]<ref name="pallot">''Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes'' (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). {{FHL|293148|item|disp=FHL British Book 942 V25pm}}</ref>
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1837
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| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.origins.net/help/aboutbo-surreymarr.aspx BritishOrigins]<ref>[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutbo-surreymarr-mdx.aspx 'Surrey Marriage Index - Middlesex parishes in the index,'] ''British Origins,'' accessed 17 September 2012.</ref>
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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.  
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
  
==== Census records ====
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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.
  
{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}
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==== Census and Inhabitants Lists  ====
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{{British Census|438825}}<br>
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===== 1666 Hearth Tax  =====
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*[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=119145 Hearth Tax: Middlesex 1666: Stanwell] at [http://british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online] - free.
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==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Middlesex Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Middlesex Probate Records|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 Unions ====
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==== Poor Law Unions ====
  
Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.
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Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.  
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites  ==
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== Web sites  ==
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
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{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}
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== References  ==
  
[[Category:Middlesex]]
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{{Reflist}}
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{{Middlesex}}
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[[Category:Middlesex]]

Revision as of 23:41, 12 November 2012

England  Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Gotoarrow.png  Middlesex Parishes Gotoarrow.png  Stanwell

Parish History

'STANWELL St. Mary, a parish, in the union of Staines, hundred of Spelthorne, County of Middlesex, 2¾ miles northeast by north of Staines; it comprises also a part of Colnbrook chapelry. There is a place of worship for Independents.'[1]

The Victoria County History of Stanwell (1962) is available online. It includes a history of land ownership, manors, estates, mills, economic and social history, local government, church, nonconformity, schools, and charities.[2]

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

Online Stanwell Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1632
1632
1632
Images
1632-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[3]
1813-1906 Ancestry[4] 1754-1921 Ancestry[5] 1813-1972 Ancestry[6]
Indexes 1787-1812 BritishOrigins[7] 1630-1837 FindMyPast[8]
Unknown FindMyPast[9] 1631
Post-1813
BritishOrigins[10]
1632-1812 InternetArchive[11]
1632-1812 TheGenealogist[12]
1632-1812 FamilyRelatives[13]
1632-1812 Joiner[14]
    1800-1812 Ancestry[15]    
1813-1837 BritishOrigins[16]

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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 and Inhabitants Lists

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.


1666 Hearth Tax


Probate records

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 Unions

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

References

  1. Samuel Lewis, ed. A Topographical Dictionary of England 186-192. (London: S. Lewis and Co., 1848), Online here, (accessed: 05 May 2010).
  2. A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 3: Shepperton, Staines, Stanwell, Sunbury, Teddington, Heston and Isleworth, Twickenham, Cowley, Cranford, West Drayton, Greenford, Hanwell, Harefield and Harlington (1962), pp. 33-50. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=85 Date accessed: 27 March 2012.
  3. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as St Mary the Virgin, Stanwell in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond Upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.
  6. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry ($). Described as Stanwell St Mary the Virgin in Richmond upon Thames Borough. Partially indexed.
  7. 'About Middlesex Baptisms Index 1538-1751,' British Origins, accessed 16 March 2012.
  8. 'West Middlesex Marriage Index Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 8 March 2012.
  9. 'Middlesex baptism records coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 29 September 2012.
  10. 'Webb's London Marriages - Marriages, periods and parishes/churches,' British Origins, accessed 12 March 2012.
  11. W.P.W. Phillimore, Middlesex Parish Registers. Marriages, Vol. IV. (London: Phillimore &amp; Co., Ltd., 1912). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  12. 'Middlesex Parish Record Transcripts,' The Genealogist, accessed 10 March 2012.
  13. 'Middlesex Parish registers collection 1538 on Familyrelatives.com,' Family Relatives, accessed 12 March 2012. Derived from Phillimore Marriage Indexes.
  14. 'Search Marriage Records in Middlesex,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 20 March 2012.
  15. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  16. 'Surrey Marriage Index - Middlesex parishes in the index,' British Origins, accessed 17 September 2012.