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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
 
Wool parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
 
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1910806 England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-2001 (FamilySearch) - free]
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/ FamilySearch - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''OPC''' = [http://www.opcdorset.org/ Dorset Online Parish Clerks - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 1''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 Dorset, England, Church of England Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 (Ancestry) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''ANC 2''' = [https://search.ancestry.com/ Dorset, England, Church of England Records (Ancestry) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [https://search.findmypast.com/ Dorset Baptisms, Marriages, Burials (FindMyPast) - ($)]
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''MyH PRs''' = [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30274/england-dorset-parish-registers-1538-1936 England, Dorset, Parish Registers, 1538-1936 (MyHeritage) - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''TGEN''' = [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ Dorset Parish Records (TheGenealogist) - ($)]<ref>[https://parishregister.co.uk/online/dorset-parish-records Searching Parish Records online (Dorset) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist], ''ParishRegister.co.uk'', accessed 23 April 2019.</ref>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''IGI''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/igi International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free]<ref>ArcherSoftware.co.uk</ref>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog PRs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS Catalog BTs''' = [https://www.familysearch.org/catalog/search FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Wool Online Parish Records'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="20" | <center><font size="+1">'''Online {{PAGENAME}} Parish Register Images and Indexes'''</font></center>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Baptisms'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Marriages'''''</center>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" colspan="2" | <center>'''''Burials'''''</center>
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | 
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | Images
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Indexes
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | Images
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS PRs'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1910806 '''1538-2001''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1910806 '''1538-2001''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/1910806 '''1538-2001''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | {{RecordSearch|1473014|'''1538-1975'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | {{RecordSearch|1473015|'''1538-1973'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | {{RecordSearch|1473016|'''1538-1991'''}}
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''OPC'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.opcdorset.org/WoolFiles/wool.htm '''1733-1905''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.opcdorset.org/WoolFiles/wool.htm '''1745-1921''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.opcdorset.org/WoolFiles/wool.htm '''1733-1963''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 1'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 '''1538-1812''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 '''1538-1812'''] 
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 '''1538-1812''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''ANC 2'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2162 '''1813-1906''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2241 '''1813-1921''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2242 '''1813-2010''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
|-
 
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/dorset-baptisms '''1733-1853''']
 
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/dorset-marriages '''1595-1847''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://search.findmypast.com/search-world-Records/dorset-burials '''1733-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>  
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''MyH PRs'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | &nbsp;
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30274/england-dorset-parish-registers-1538-1936 '''1538-1936''']
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Baptisms'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Marriages'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30274/england-dorset-parish-registers-1538-1936 '''1538-1936''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>'''Burials'''</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-30274/england-dorset-parish-registers-1538-1936 '''1538-1936''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>  
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''TGEN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | '''Earliest'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1580</center>  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1580</center>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="6" | <center>1580</center>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [https://www.thegenealogist.com/parish-records/ '''1733-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''JOIN'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" rowspan="2" colspan="2" | '''Images'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="18" | <center>1580-1819 [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 Ancestry] baptisms, marriages, and burials<ref>[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243 Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com/ Ancestry] (£). {{Ancd}}</ref></center>
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ '''1745-1837''']
 
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>  
 
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''IGI'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1906
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2162 Ancestry]<ref>[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2162 Dorset, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] (£). {{Ancd}}</ref>  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1921
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2241 Ancestry]<ref>[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2241 Dorset, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] (£). {{Ancd}}</ref>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" | 1813-1969
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2242 Ancestry]<ref>[http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=2242 Dorset, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-2001], courtesy: [http://www.ancestry.com Ancestry] (£). {{Ancd}}</ref>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
 
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog PRs'''  
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" rowspan="5" colspan="2" | '''Indexes'''  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1733-1880
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=1351 Ancestry]<ref>[http://www.genoot.com/downloads/BVRI2/DOR-Birth-Coll.pdf 'Vital Records Index - British Isles - Collection List,'] ''British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd ed.,'' hosted at ''Genoot,'' accessed 14 April 2012.</ref>
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1745-1837
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/search/ Joiner]<ref>[http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/marriage-records/Dorset/ 'Search Marriage Records in Dorset,'] ''The Joiner Marriage Index,'' accessed 4 July 2012.</ref>
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" |  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" |  
 
|-
 
|-
| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS Catalog BTs'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="2" |  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" align="center" colspan="4" |  
| bgcolor="#ffcccc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="2" | 1745-1837
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?tab=1 findmypast]<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20140324190856/http://www.findmypast.co.uk/help-and-advice/knowledge-base/parish-records/marriages#dorsetMarriages 'Dorset Marriages,'] ''Find My Past,'' accessed 28 July 2012.</ref>  
| bgcolor="#ccffcc" |  
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="2" |  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" align="center" colspan="4" |  
| bgcolor="#ccffff" |  
 
 
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.<br><br>
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Revision as of 02:35, 24 September 2019

Guide to Wool, Dorset ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Wool, Dorset
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Bindon Liberty
County Dorset, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Wareham and Purbeck
Registration District Wareham
Records begin
Parish registers: 1583
Bishop's Transcripts: 1733
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Dorchester
Diocese Salisbury
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset
Location of Archive
Dorset History Centre

Parish History[edit | edit source]

WOOL, a parish, with three hamlets, in Wareham district, Dorset; on the river Frome, and on the Southampton and Dorchester railway, 5½ miles W by S of Wareham.[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]

Online Wool, Dorset Genealogy Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1580
1580
1580
Images
1580-1819 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[2]
1813-1906 Ancestry[3] 1813-1921 Ancestry[4] 1813-1969 Ancestry[5]
Indexes 1733-1880 Ancestry[6] 1745-1837 Joiner[7]
1745-1837 findmypast[8]

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 Dorset 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.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, publ. London and Edinburgh: 1870. Date accessed: 12 July 2103.
  2. Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Partially indexed.
  3. Dorset, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Partially indexed.
  4. Dorset, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Partially indexed.
  5. Dorset, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-2001, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Partially indexed.
  6. 'Vital Records Index - British Isles - Collection List,' British Isles Vital Records Index, 2nd ed., hosted at Genoot, accessed 14 April 2012.
  7. 'Search Marriage Records in Dorset,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 4 July 2012.
  8. 'Dorset Marriages,' Find My Past, accessed 28 July 2012.