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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Bedford Holy Trinity  
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Bedford Holy Trinity  
  
== Parish History <br> ==
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== Parish History <br> ==
  
Bedford Holy Trinity is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Bedfordshire, created in 1840 from Bedford St Paul Ancient Parish; Exact boundary unknown.
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Bedford, is a borough which comprises the parishes of St. Cuthbert, St. John, St. Mary, St. Paul, and St. Peter Martin. The parish of St. Paul is the largest; an additional church, dedicated to the '''Holy Trinity''', was erected in 1839-40, There are places of worship for '''Baptists''', '''Independents''', '''Wesleyans''', and '''Moravians'''; as well as the '''Primitive Episcopal''' or '''Reformed Church of England'''.<ref>2. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, publ. London: 1831; see at: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=445</ref>
  
== <br>Resources <br> ==
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== <br>Resources <br> ==
  
== Civil Registration <br> ==
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== Civil Registration <br> ==
  
 
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.  
 
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.  
  
== <br>Church records <br> ==
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== <br>Church records <br> ==
  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.  
  
 
== Non-Conformist Churches&nbsp;&nbsp;  ==
 
== Non-Conformist Churches&nbsp;&nbsp;  ==
  
== Census records <br> ==
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== Census records <br> ==
  
a.&nbsp; {{British Census|241196}}
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a.&nbsp; {{British Census|241196}}  
  
== Probate records <br> ==
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== Probate records <br> ==
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Bedfordshire Probate Records|Bedfordshire 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 [[Bedfordshire Probate Records|Bedfordshire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
  
== Poor Law Unions <br> ==
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== Poor Law Unions <br> ==
  
Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.<br>
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Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.<br>  
  
== Maps and Gazetteers <br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers <br> ==
  
 
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.  
 
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 ]<br>■[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/ Vision of Britain] <br>
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<br>■[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 ]<br>■[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/ Vision of Britain] <br>  
  
== Web sites <br> ==
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== Web sites <br> ==
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== References ==
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Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
 
Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  

Revision as of 13:57, 28 May 2012

England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Bedfordshire, England GenealogyGotoarrow.png Bedfordshire Parishes Gotoarrow.png Bedford Holy Trinity

Parish History
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Bedford, is a borough which comprises the parishes of St. Cuthbert, St. John, St. Mary, St. Paul, and St. Peter Martin. The parish of St. Paul is the largest; an additional church, dedicated to the Holy Trinity, was erected in 1839-40, There are places of worship for Baptists, Independents, Wesleyans, and Moravians; as well as the Primitive Episcopal or Reformed Church of England.[1]


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

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.

Non-Conformist Churches  [edit | edit source]

Census records
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Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.


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

Poor Law Unions
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Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

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


England Jurisdictions 1851
Vision of Britain

Web sites
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References[edit | edit source]

  1. 2. Lewis, Samuel A., Topographical Dictionary of England, publ. London: 1831; see at: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/source.aspx?pubid=445

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