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Guide to '''Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Bedfordshire
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| Hundred = Barford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/StNeots/ St Neots]
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| Registration District = St Neots
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| PRbegin = 1556
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| BTbegin = 1602
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Pre-1837 - Lincoln; Post-1836 - Ely
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Eaton
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| Probate Court = Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford
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| Archive = [[Bedfordshire Record Office]]
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
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== Resources  ==
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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 SW of St. Neots; and contains the '''hamlet '''of Wyboston.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50938#s4 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 136-139. Date accessed: 08 November 2013</ref>
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== Resources  ==
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==== 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  ====
 
To find the names of the neighboring 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.  
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==== Church records  ====
=====Non-Conformist Churches=====
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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ FreeREG - free]<ref>[http://www.freereg.org.uk/parishes/bdf.htm 'Bedfordshire Coverage'], ''FreeREG,'' accessed 17 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>Hugh Wallis, [http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~hughwallis/IGIBatchNumbers/CountyBedford.htm 'IGI Batch Numbers for Bedfordshire, England,'] ''IGI Batch Numbers,'' accessed 21 April 2014.</ref>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''NBI''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20130920213319/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/national-burial-index-coverage-counties.action?countyCode=BDF 'National Burial Index - Bedfordshire Coverage,'] ''findmypast (WayBack Machine),'' accessed 17 April 2014.</ref>
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''{{PAGENAME}} Online Parish Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1667-1697, 1813-1906''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/ '''1567-1607, 1813-1925''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://familysearch.org/search/collection/igi '''1566-1863''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.familysearch.org '''1572-1885''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''NBI'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records '''1567-1925''']
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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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===== Non-Conformist Churches =====
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*General Baptist
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*Presbyterian
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*The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
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*Wesleyan Methodist
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
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{{British Census|241190}}
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==== 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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*St Neots
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== 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.  
  
 
*[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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Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.  
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== Websites ==
  [[Category:Bedfordshire]]
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*Eaton Socon on [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/BDF/EatonSocon/index.html GENUKI]
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*[http://www.tsgcs.co.uk/escan/escahisotry.asp The Eatons, a Picture Gallery · - Electoral Roll &amp; Census Pages]
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== References ==
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{{reflist}}
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{{Bedfordshire}}
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[[Category:Bedfordshire Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 16:34, 12 September 2019

Guide to Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire
Type Ancient parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Barford
County Bedfordshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union St Neots
Registration District St Neots
Records begin
Parish registers: 1556
Bishop's Transcripts: 1602
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Eaton
Diocese Pre-1837 - Lincoln; Post-1836 - Ely
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Bedford
Location of Archive
Bedfordshire Record Office

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 SW of St. Neots; and contains the hamlet of Wyboston.[1]

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]

Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire Genealogy parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FREG = FreeREG - free[2]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[3]
NBI = National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)[4]
Eaton Socon, Bedfordshire Genealogy Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FREG 1667-1697, 1813-1906


1567-1607, 1813-1925
IGI 1566-1863
1572-1885


NBI



1567-1925

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.

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
  • General Baptist
  • Presbyterian
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Wesleyan Methodist

Census records[edit | edit source]

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[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]

  • St Neots

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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 136-139. Date accessed: 08 November 2013
  2. 'Bedfordshire Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 17 April 2014.
  3. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Bedfordshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 April 2014.
  4. 'National Burial Index - Bedfordshire Coverage,' findmypast (WayBack Machine), accessed 17 April 2014.