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[[Category:Parishes in Cambridgeshire]]

Revision as of 20:11, 24 November 2015

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Guide to Eltisleye, Cambridgeshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Eltisley, Cambridgeshire
Type England Jurisdictions
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Longstow
County Cambridgeshire, England Genealogy
Poor Law Union Caxton
Registration District Caxton
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1599
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bourn
Diocese Ely
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Archdeaconry of Ely
Location of Archive
Cambridgeshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Eltisleye, is a parish in Caxton district, Cambridge; contiguous with Huntingdonshire, 2½ miles WNW of Caxton, and 5¾ miles N of Gamlingay railway station. The post town is, Caxton, under Royston. There are chapels for Wesleyans and Primitive Methodists.[1]

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]

Parish registers for Eltisley, 1653-1949 at FHL

Bishop's transcripts of Eltisley, Cambridgeshire, 1599-1867 at FHL

Non-Conformist Churches
[edit | edit source]
  • Primitive Methodist
  • Wesleyan Methodist

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]

Eltisleye on GENUKI

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848).Adapted. Date accessed: 09 January 2014.