Hammerwood, Sussex Genealogy

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Guide to Hammerwood, Sussex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Hammerwood St Stephen is an Ecclesiastical parish formed from Hartfield, Sussex and a small part of East Grinstead, Sussex and created a parish in 1880. Hartfield civil parish includes Hammerwood and is within the Wealden district of East Sussex. Hartfield Wikipedia a list of places to worship in Wealden Wikipedia

The history of the church and parish is available at Sussex Parish Churches Hartfield St Stephen

Hammerwood Sussex Online Parish Clerks(OPC)

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]

The Genealogical Society of Utah has no microfilm collection for this parish.

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

See Sussex Census Hartfield

Probate Records[edit | edit source]

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

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