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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Staffordshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Staffordshire Parishes]]  
  
== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Wychnor, Staffordshire family history and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
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| County = Staffordshire
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| Hundred = North Offlow
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| Poor Law Union = Burton upon Trent
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| Registration District = Burton upon Trent
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| PRbegin = 1731
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| BTbegin = 1660
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Lichfield
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| Rural Deanery = Lichfield
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
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Wychnor is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Staffordshire, created in 1792 from chapelry in [[Tatenhill,_Staffordshire]] Ancient Parish.
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=== Parish History  ===
  
== Resources  ==
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WICHNOR, a '''township-chapelry''' in Tatenhill parish, Stafford; on the river Trent, the Grand Trunk canal, Icknield-street, and the Derby and Dudley railway, at the junction of the line to Tamworth, 5½ miles NE of Lichfield. <ref>1870-72, John Marius Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/place_page.jsp?p_id=8637 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales''] &amp;st=Wychnor</ref>
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== 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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
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See [[Staffordshire BMD]]
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts 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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Wychnor St Leonard formed 1792 formerly a chapel in [[Tatenhill, Staffordshire]]
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Wychnor parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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Deposited parish registers at [[Staffordshire Record Office]] Bap 1731-1893 Mar 1731-1893 (partially BT's) Bur 1731-1989&nbsp;<br>[[Lichfield Record Office]] holdings of Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1660-1864&nbsp;Mar 1660-1828&nbsp;Bur 1660-1864
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Many of Staffordshire's Parish Register entries have been transcribed in full by Staffordshire [http://www.freereg.org.uk/index.shtml Freereg] and can be searched for free.  
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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*'''1532/3''' - A List of Families in {{PAGENAME}} 1532/3 {{FHL|244259|item|disp=FHL British Book 942.46 B4sc ser. 4 v. 8}}<ref>Ann J. Kettle, ''A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532-3'' (Stafford: Staffordshire Record Society, 1976). {{FHL|244259|item|disp=FHL British Book 942.46 B4sc ser. 4 v. 8}}</ref>
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==== Poor Law Union  ====
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[[Burton upon Trent Poor Law Union,Staffordshire]]
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====
  
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Rutland Probate Records|Rutland 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 [[Staffordshire Probate Records|Staffordshire 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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=== Maps and Gazetteers  ===
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[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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=== References  ===
  
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Revision as of 05:01, 29 April 2014

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Guide to Wychnor, Staffordshire family history and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Wychnor, Staffordshire
St+Leonard Wychnor Staffordshire.JPG
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred North Offlow
County Staffordshire
Poor Law Union Burton upon Trent
Registration District Burton upon Trent
Records begin
Parish registers: 1731
Bishop's Transcripts: 1660
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Lichfield
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Staffordshire Record Office

Parish History

WICHNOR, a township-chapelry in Tatenhill parish, Stafford; on the river Trent, the Grand Trunk canal, Icknield-street, and the Derby and Dudley railway, at the junction of the line to Tamworth, 5½ miles NE of Lichfield. [1]

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.

See Staffordshire BMD

Church records

Wychnor St Leonard formed 1792 formerly a chapel in Tatenhill, Staffordshire

Wychnor parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS = FamilySearch - free[2]
WYCHNOR PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1660-1663, 1674-1835


Deposited parish registers at Staffordshire Record Office Bap 1731-1893 Mar 1731-1893 (partially BT's) Bur 1731-1989 
Lichfield Record Office holdings of Bishop's Transcripts Bap 1660-1864 Mar 1660-1828 Bur 1660-1864

Many of Staffordshire's Parish Register entries have been transcribed in full by Staffordshire Freereg and can be searched for free.


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.


Poor Law Union

Burton upon Trent Poor Law Union,Staffordshire

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Staffordshire 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.

Websites

References

  1. 1870-72, John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales &st=Wychnor
  2. 'IGI Batch Numbers for Stafford (N-Z), England', IGI Batch Numbers - British Isles and North America, accessed 23 September 2013.
  3. Ann J. Kettle, A List of Families in the Archdeaconry of Stafford, 1532-3 (Stafford: Staffordshire Record Society, 1976). FHL British Book 942.46 B4sc ser. 4 v. 8
Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.