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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Parishes In Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire Parishes ]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Eaton Socon
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Bedfordshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Parishes In Bedfordshire|Bedfordshire Parishes ]]
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Eaton-Socon (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of St. Neot's, hundred of Barford, county of Bedford, it is 1½ miles S W of St. Neot's; and contains the hamlet of Wyboston. <ref>[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50938#s4fckLRfckLRfckLRfckLRSamuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848])</ref>
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Eaton-Socon (St. Mary), a '''parish''', in the union of St. Neot's, hundred of Barford, county of Bedford, it is 1½ miles S W of St. Neot's; and contains the hamlet of Wyboston. <ref>[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50938#s4fckLRfckLRfckLRfckLRSamuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848])</ref>  
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.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51253&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;strquery=Salterton A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 5-11. Date accessed: 08 November 2013</ref>
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== Resources  ==
  
== Resources  ==
 
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|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 [[England Civil Registration|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].  
==== Church records  ====
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.
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==== Church records  ====
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.  
 
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=====
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===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
a.&nbsp; {{British Census|241190}}
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a.&nbsp; {{British Census|241190}}  
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
==== 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|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 ====
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Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.
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==== Poor Law Unions ====
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Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.  
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
 
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]
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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
  
== References ==
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== References ==
  
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{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  

Revision as of 12:28, 8 November 2013

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Parish History[edit | edit source]

Eaton-Socon (St. Mary), a parish, in the union of St. Neot's, hundred of Barford, county of Bedford, it is 1½ miles S W of St. Neot's; and contains the hamlet of Wyboston. [1]

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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]

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[edit | edit source]

a. 

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[edit | edit source]

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[edit | edit source]

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

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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)
  2. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 5-11. Date accessed: 08 November 2013

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