Bockleton, Worcestershire Genealogy

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Part of this parish is in Herefordshire. See also Bockleton, Herefordshire.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Bockleton is a village and part of the civil parish of Stoke Bliss in the Malvern Hills of Worcestershire.Bockleton Wikipedia

Bockleton St Michael and All Angels is an Ancient parish in the Diocese of Hereford which includes Hampton Charles and is partly in Worcestershire and partly in Herefordshire. Part of the parish boundary forms part of the county boundary with neighbours Hatfield, Herefordshire and Thornbury, Herefordshire and the modern parish forms part of the Leominster Team Ministry
Team Office
The Forbury Chapel
Church Street
Leominster
HR6 8NQ

See also Leominster Community portal for Leominster Benefice

Deposited parish registers are at The Diocesan Record Office for Herefordshire

Herefordshire Archive Service
Herefordshire Record Office
Harold Street
Hereford
HR1 2QX

Office Tel No: +44 (0)1432 260750
Email: archives@herefordshire.gov.uk


See also Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 290-295. [ http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50810+ at British History Online]

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]

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records.

The Diocesan Record Office for Herefordshire has deposited Parish registers reference AF53 1574-1973 and Bishop's transcripts 1638-1871

Herefordshire Archive Service
Herefordshire Record Office
Harold Street
Hereford
HR1 2QX

Office Tel No: +44 (0)1432 260750
Email: archives@herefordshire.gov.uk 

Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Census records[edit | edit source]

Probate records
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Worcestershire 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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Web sites[edit | edit source]

Worcester Branch of the Birmingham and Midland Society for Genealogy and Heraldry
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