Bulverhythe St Ethelburga, Sussex Genealogy

Guide to Bulverhythe St Ethelburga, Sussex, England ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

The Anglican parish of Bulverhythe St Ethelburga dates from 1929 and serves the Bulverhythe area of the seafront west of St Leonards-on-Sea in the far southwest of the borough.

Sussex Parish Churches history of the church Bulverhythe St Ethelburga

Sussex Online Parish Clerks (OPC) Bulverhythe St Ethelburga The OPC for Hastings Chris Swarbrooke Web site:Hastings OPC

see also Hastings Places of worship Wikipedia


Civil Registration

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

Link to the FamilySearch Catalogue showing the film numbers in their collection 

Non-Conformists (All other Religions)

Census Records

Probate Records

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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.


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