Newton (near Harston), Cambridgeshire Genealogy
Guide to Newton (near Harston), Cambridgeshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Newton (near Harston), Cambridgeshire|
|County||Cambridgeshire, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Chesterton|
|Parish registers: 1557|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1599|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Cambridgeshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
Newton, is a parish in Chesterton district, Cambridgeshire; it is 1¼ mile SE of Harston railway station and 6 miles SW of Cambridge. The post-office is under Cambridge.
Also known as Newton near Cambridge.
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]
Newton parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|FS BTs = FamilySearch Bishop's Transcripts - free|
|Newton Online Parish Records|
Parish registers for Newton, near Harston, 1557-1905 at FHL
Bishop's transcripts for Newton (near Harston), 1599-1852 have been digitised.
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
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 Cambridgeshire 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]
Newton Near Cambridge on GENUKI