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Guide to '''Worston, Staffordshire family history and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Guide to '''Worston, Staffordshire family history and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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== Parish History  ==
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=== Parish History  ===
  
 
WORSTON, a '''township''', in the parish of St. Maryand St. Chad, Stafford, S. division of the hundred of Pirehill, union, and N. division of the county, of Stafford. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51431 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 687-692. Date accessed: 01 November 2012.</ref>  
 
WORSTON, a '''township''', in the parish of St. Maryand St. Chad, Stafford, S. division of the hundred of Pirehill, union, and N. division of the county, of Stafford. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51431 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 687-692. Date accessed: 01 November 2012.</ref>  
  
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Revision as of 10:23, 14 April 2014

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Guide to Worston, Staffordshire family history and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Worston, Staffordshire
Type Extra-parochial
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred South Pirehill
County Staffordshire
Poor Law Union Stafford
Registration District Stafford
Records begin
Parish registers: For records see surrounding parishes
Bishop's Transcripts: For records see surrounding parishes
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Not Applicable
Diocese Not Applicable
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Search the courts of the surrounding parishes
Location of Archive
Staffordshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

WORSTON, a township, in the parish of St. Maryand St. Chad, Stafford, S. division of the hundred of Pirehill, union, and N. division of the county, of Stafford. [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.

See Staffordshire BMD

Church records[edit | edit source]

Worston is an extra-parochial place. England Jurisdictions 1851 may be helpul to locate surrounding parishes.

Census records[edit | edit source]

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.


Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Stafford Poor Law Union

Probate records[edit | edit source]

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

Reference
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  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 687-692. Date accessed: 01 November 2012.