Wilton Place, Middlesex Genealogy

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Parish History

KNIGHTSBRIDGE, achapelry, partly in the parish of St. George, Hanover-square, liberty of the city of Westminster, and partly in the parishes of Kensington and Chelsea, Kensington division of the hundred of Ossulstone, county of Middlesex. Here is a place of worship for Baptists.[1]

From: 'Knaresdale - Knock', A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 706-708. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51085 Date accessed: 29 October 2013. St Paul Wilton Place, Westminster was a chapel of ease built in the year 1843. It lay within the civil parish and borough of St George Hanover Square, Westminster.


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

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.

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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.

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Web sites


  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 706-708. Date accessed: 29 October 2013.