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=== Parish History  ===
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== Parish History  ==
  
WITTON-GILBERT (St. Michael), a '''parish''', in the union of Chester-le-Street, W. division of Chester ward, N. division of the county of Durham, 3½ miles (W.) from Durham. In 1593, the ancient rectory of '''Kimblesworth''', was united with Witton-Gilbert. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51420#s12  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''], (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 10 December 2013.</ref>  
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WITTON-GILBERT (St. Michael), a '''parish''', in the union of Chester-le-Street, W division of Chester ward, N division of the county of Durham, 3½ miles W from Durham. In 1593, the ancient rectory of '''Kimblesworth''' was united with Witton-Gilbert. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51420#s12  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''], (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 10 December 2013.</ref>  
  
'''Additional information:''' Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth is an Ancient '''Parish''' in the county of Durham. Other places in the parish include: Kimblesworth or Kimbleworth.  
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'''Additional information:''' Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth is an Ancient '''Parish''' in the county of Durham. Other places in the parish include: Kimblesworth or Kimbleworth.
  
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.<br><br>
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
  
 
Records are also available at the [http://www.durhamrecordoffice.org.uk/ Durham County Record Office].
 
Records are also available at the [http://www.durhamrecordoffice.org.uk/ Durham County Record Office].
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===== Non Conformist Churches  =====
 
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Durham Probate Records|Durham Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Durham Probate Records|Durham 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 and Gazetteers  ==

Latest revision as of 22:36, 17 September 2019

Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth

Guide to Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth, Durham family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth, Durham
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Chester
County Durham
Poor Law Union Chester le Street; Durham
Registration District Chester le Street; Durham
Records begin
Parish registers: 1570
Bishop's Transcripts: 1777
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Chester le Street
Diocese Durham
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Durham Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

WITTON-GILBERT (St. Michael), a parish, in the union of Chester-le-Street, W division of Chester ward, N division of the county of Durham, 3½ miles W from Durham. In 1593, the ancient rectory of Kimblesworth was united with Witton-Gilbert. [1]

Additional information: Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth is an Ancient Parish in the county of Durham. Other places in the parish include: Kimblesworth or Kimbleworth.

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS = FamilySearch - free
FREG = FreeREG - free
FMP = Northumberland and Durham Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)
TGEN = Durham Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)[2]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
FS BTs = England, Durham Diocese Bishop's Transcripts, 1639-1919 (FamilySearch) - free
FS Marr Img = England, Durham Diocese, Calendar of Marriage Bonds & Allegations, 1594-1815 (FamilySearch) - free
FS Marr = England, Durham Diocese, Marriage Bonds & Allegations, 1692-1900 (FamilySearch) - free
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
Witton Gilbert with Kimblesworth Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FREG 1538-1900s
1538-1900s
1538-1900s
FMP 1538-1990
1538-1989
1538-2000
TGEN 1559-1800s
1558-1800s
1559-1800s
JOIN

1568-1837


FS BTs
1639-1919
1639-1919
1639-1919
FS Marr Img


1594-1815

FS Marr

1692-1900


BOYD

1538-1850


NBI



1559-1999
IGI



FS Catalog PRs


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

Records are also available at the Durham County Record Office.


Non Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
  • Wesleyan Methodist

Census records[edit | edit source]

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.


Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Probate records[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Durham 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[edit | edit source]

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

Websites[edit | edit source]

Witton Gilbert on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848). Adapted. Date accessed: 10 December 2013.
  2. Searching Parish Records online (Durham) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.
  3. ArcherSoftware.co.uk

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