Alciston, Sussex Genealogy

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Alciston is an Ancient Parish in the Wealden district of East Sussex

A history of the church is available Alciston

See Alciston Wikipedia  The church (unknown dedication) has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building

Alciston Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)

See also:  a list of places to worship in Wealden Wikipediaand A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 20-26. here 

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.

From 1837 this parish was in Lewes Registration District
Certificates may be obtained from
East Sussex
The Register Office
Town Hall
Grove Road
BN21 4UG
Phone: 01323 464780
Fax: 01323 431386

Church records[edit | edit source]

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.

Link to the Family History Library Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Alciston

Census records[edit | edit source]

See Sussex Census

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

West Firle Poor Law Union, Sussex

Probate records[edit | edit source]

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

Web sites[edit | edit source]

Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.