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'''Witley, Surrey''' family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.
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Guide to '''Witley, Surrey ancestry, family history, and genealogy.''' Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Surrey
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| Hundred = Godalming
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Hambledon/ Hambledon]
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| Registration District = Hambledon
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| PRbegin = 1653
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| BTbegin = 1689
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Winchester
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Stoke
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| Parish =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Surrey Record Office]]
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=== Parish History  ===
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WITLEY (All Saints), a '''parish''', in the union of Hambledon, Second division of the hundred of Godalming, W. division of Surrey, 4 miles (S. W. by S.) from Godalming. There is a place of worship for '''Calvinists'''.<ref>Lewis,Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51419#s15  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848). Adapted.  Date accessed:  18 February 2014.</ref>
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="20" | <center><font size="+1">'''Online Witley Parish Register Images and Indexes'''</font></center>
 
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="2" | &nbsp;
 
| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Baptisms'''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Marriages'''</center>
 
| 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="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="20" | <center><font size="+1">'''Online Witley Parish Register Images and Indexes'''</font></center>
| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>.</center>
 
| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>.</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1653</center>
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | &nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Baptisms'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Marriages'''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Burials'''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="2" rowspan="2" | '''Images'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | '''Earliest'''  
| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1689, 1692-1693, 1800-1812 [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 All Saints, Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.</ref></center>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>.</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1653</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1843
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" rowspan="2" | '''Images'''
| 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1689, 1692-1693, 1800-1812 [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 All Saints, Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.</ref></center>
| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1800-1842
 
| 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>  
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1844
 
| 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1843
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1800-1842
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1844
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" 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 Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#cc99ff" align="center" rowspan="8" colspan="2" | '''Indexes'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" rowspan="8" colspan="2" | '''Indexes'''  
| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1753-1875  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1753-1875  
| bgcolor="#99cccc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batch {{IGI|C040651}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batch {{IGI|C040651}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  
| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1736-1812<br>1837-1875  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1736-1812<br>1837-1875  
| bgcolor="#cccccc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batch {{IGI|M040651}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|FamilySearch}}<ref>Batch {{IGI|M040651}}, see: Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountySurrey.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 2 April 2012.</ref>  
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1653-1865  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" | 1653-1865  
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/search/parish-records/burials FindMyPast]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=SRY 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 11 April 2012.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records findmypast]<ref>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=SRY 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 11 April 2012.</ref>
 
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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
 
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Surrey Probate Records|Surrey 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 [[Surrey Probate Records|Surrey Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
== Parish History ==
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==== Taxation ====
  
'WITLEY (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Hambledon, Second division of the hundred of Godalming, W. division of Surrey, 4 miles (S. W. by S.) from Godalming; containing 1488 inhabitants. The parish is situated on the road from Godalming to Petworth, and comprises 6324 acres, of which 3150 are arable, 900 pasture, 1100 wood, and 1174 waste. A pleasure-fair is held on the 23rd of April. The living is a discharged vicarage, with that of Thursley annexed, valued in the king's books at £17. 15. 10.; patron and incumbent, the Rev. J. Chandler; impropriators of Witley, J. Leech, Esq., and the Rev. J. Chandler; impropriator of Thursley, J. Knowles, Esq. The great tithes of Witley have been commuted for £13, and the small for £200. The church is a cruciform structure, principally in the early English style, with a central tower surmounted by a spire, and contains monuments to the Chandler and Webb families, and some ancient brasses. A district church, dedicated to St. John the Evangelist, was built at Milford in 1836: the living is in the gift of the Brodrick family. There is a place of worship for Calvinists.'<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 633-636. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51419 Date accessed: 14 April 2011.</ref>
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*1664 Hearth Tax at [http://www.hearthtax.org.uk/communities/surrey/surreytranscript.html Hearth Tax Online] - free.
  
 
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
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Latest revision as of 19:41, 18 May 2017

England
Surrey
Surrey Parishes
Witley


Guide to Witley, Surrey ancestry, family history, and genealogy. Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Witley, Surrey
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Godalming
County Surrey
Poor Law Union Hambledon
Registration District Hambledon
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1689
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Stoke
Diocese Winchester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Surrey
Location of Archive
Surrey Record Office

Parish History

WITLEY (All Saints), a parish, in the union of Hambledon, Second division of the hundred of Godalming, W. division of Surrey, 4 miles (S. W. by S.) from Godalming. There is a place of worship for Calvinists.[1]

Resources

Church records

Online Witley Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
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1653
Images
1689, 1692-1693, 1800-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1843 Ancestry[3] 1800-1842 Ancestry[4] 1813-1844 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1753-1875 FamilySearch[6] 1736-1812
1837-1875
FamilySearch[7] 1653-1865 findmypast[8]

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.

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

Surrey will abstracts (1470-1858) are available online at British Origins (£).[9]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Surrey Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Taxation

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Websites

References

  1. Lewis,Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 18 February 2014.
  2. London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as All Saints, Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.
  3. London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.
  4. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.
  5. London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as Witley in Parishes Not In A Borough. Partially indexed.
  6. Batch C040651, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  7. Batch M040651, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Surrey, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 2 April 2012.
  8. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage,' Find My Past, accessed 11 April 2012.
  9. 'About Surrey and South London Will Abstracts 1470-1858,' Origins.net, accessed 27 June 2012.