Winchester St Lawrence, Hampshire Genealogy

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Parish History

Winchester St Lawrence was an ecclesiastical parish within the boundary of the ancient parish of Winchester Cathedral. Its parish registers commence from the year 1754.

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 data content exists for Winchester Cathedral and its numerous satellite chapels and ecclesiastical churches at the following websites and ranges of years:

FREG = FreeReg.org.uk
FS =  FamilySearch.org
KNRT = Knightroots.co.uk
DSDC = Dustydocuments.com
WINCHESTER ST LAWRENCE (1754) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG None None None None None None
FS 1760-18778 None 1756-1878 None

1780-1813;

1841-1862

None
DSDC
None
None
1689-1837 prt
None
None
None
WINCHESTER CATHEDRAL or THE HOLY & UNDIVIDED TRINITY (formerly SS PETER & PAUL) (1599) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1599-1811 None 1603-1731 None None None
FS 1599-1811 None 1603-1754 None None None
DSDC
None
None
1689-1837 prt
None
None
None

To view a more comprehensive list of all surrounding chapels and parishes within the ancient parish boundary of Winchester Cathedral, be sure to visit the Winchester Cathedral page.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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 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 Hampshire 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

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

Web sites