Upton, Nottinghamshire Genealogy
Guide to Upton, Nottinghamshire ancestry, family history and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census, birth, marriage and death records.
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|County||Nottinghamshire, England Genealogy|
|Poor Law Union||Southwell|
|Parish registers: 1580|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1633|
|Probate Court||Court of the Peculiar of Southwell|
|Location of Archive|
|Nottinghamshire Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
UPTON, a parish, with a village, is in Southwell district, of Notts; 2 miles E of Southwell railway station. It has a post-office under Southwell, and contains Southwell workhouse. There is a Wesleyan chapel.
Upton St Peter and St Paul is an Ancient parish in the Newark and Sherwood District of Nottinghamshire.
The parish Church of St Peter and St Paul has been designated as a grade I listed building British listed building
See also Upton Newark and Sherwood Wikipedia
This parish should not be confused with Headon cum Upton, Nottinghamshire Genealogy elsewhere in the county and diocese
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]
Upton St Peter and St Paul parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|FMP = Nottinghamshire Parish Records (findmypast) - (£)|
|PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)|
|UPTON PARISH Online Records|
Deposited records at Nottinghamshire Archives Baptisms 1585-2007 Marriages 1580-2007 Burials 1580-1987 Bishop's Transcripts 1633-1843
Nottinghamshire County Council
NG2 7QP telephone: 08449 808080 online
Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection Upton
Bailey, Brian. Misterton Scrapbook. The Scrapbook mainly concerns Methodism and was possibly compiled by James Stothard of Misterton, a farmer. He included the Gainsborough (Wesleyan Methodist) circuit which included West Stockwith, Misterton, Beckingham, Walkeringham, Sturton and Bole with a list of members, some starting as early as 1817. The original is held at Nottinghamshire Archives Ref DD 793/1. Transcription is in the Nottinghamshire Family History Soc. Magazine, vol. 121, pages 73-88 with an alphabetical listing. FHL Ref. 942.52 D25n
Upton. A transcription of Memorial Inscriptions dating from 1702, giving surname, given name, date of death and age. The original is held at Nottinhamshire Archives Ref DD/TS 19/32 and article in the Nottinghamshire Family History Magazine vol. 64, page 29, Family History Library Ref. 942.52 D25n
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.
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Nottinghamshire 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
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Websites[edit | edit source]
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References[edit | edit source]
- John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, (1870-72). Adapted. Date accessed: 10 December 2013.
- 'Nottinghamshire baptisms 1538-1980,' 'Nottinghamshire marriages 1528-1929,' findmypast, accessed 9 January 2015.
- Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.