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*The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in [[England and Wales]], from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions<ref> [[England_and_Wales_Poor_Law_Records_1834-1948|England and Wales Poor Law]] </ref>. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
 
*The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in [[England and Wales]], from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions<ref> [[England_and_Wales_Poor_Law_Records_1834-1948|England and Wales Poor Law]] </ref>. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
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*School records are a [[Primary sources|primary source]] for genealogists. The admission registers of schools administered by local authorities, perhaps from the 1870s but more frequently from 1902, usually show under the date of entry, the child's name and address and his or her date of birth. Some registers, but not all, also show the name and occupation of the parent or guardian, the name of the previous school attended and the reason for leaving <ref> [[England Schools|England schools]] </ref>.
  
 
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*Taunton took over the status of the county town of somerset in about 1366<nowiki><ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton Taunton]</ref> </nowiki>.
 
*Taunton took over the status of the county town of somerset in about 1366<nowiki><ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton Taunton]</ref> </nowiki>.
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*The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in <nowiki>[[England and Wales]]</nowiki>, from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions<nowiki><ref> [[England_and_Wales_Poor_Law_Records_1834-1948|England and Wales Poor Law]] </ref></nowiki>. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
 
*The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in <nowiki>[[England and Wales]]</nowiki>, from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions<nowiki><ref> [[England_and_Wales_Poor_Law_Records_1834-1948|England and Wales Poor Law]] </ref></nowiki>. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
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*School records are a <nowiki> [[Primary sources|primary source]]</nowiki> for genealogists. The admission registers of schools administered by local authorities, perhaps from the 1870s but more frequently from 1902, usually show under the date of entry, the child's name and address and his or her date of birth. Some registers, but not all, also show the name and occupation of the parent or guardian, the name of the previous school attended and the reason for leaving <nowiki><ref> [[England Schools|England schools]] </ref></nowiki>.
  
 
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  • Taunton took over the status of the county town of somerset in about 1366 [1] .
  • Axbridge the name is suggested to come from a bridge over the river Ax. This was named in about the 9th century.
  • Church records are the main source for identifying people prior to 1837 when civil registration began. It is also a main source after 1837 in conjunction with civil registration. The Church of England was formed in 1536, after King Henry VIII severed all ties to the church in Rome. Each local parish was responsible to register all marriages, baptisms and burials starting in 1538 [2].
  • In 1692 the British government instituted another innovative scheme to increase revenue which came to be known as the land tax[3] .
  • The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in England and Wales, from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions[4]. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
  • School records are a primary source for genealogists. The admission registers of schools administered by local authorities, perhaps from the 1870s but more frequently from 1902, usually show under the date of entry, the child's name and address and his or her date of birth. Some registers, but not all, also show the name and occupation of the parent or guardian, the name of the previous school attended and the reason for leaving [5].


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  • *{{FHL|414196|item|disp=Bishop's transcripts for Ashcott (Church of England), 1586-1812}}
  • Taunton took over the status of the county town of somerset in about 1366<ref>[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taunton Taunton]</ref> .
  • [[Axbridge, Somerset|Axbridge]] the name is suggested to come from a bridge over the river Ax. This was named in about the 9th century.
  • Church records are the main source for identifying people prior to 1837 when civil registration began. It is also a main source after 1837 in conjunction with civil registration. The Church of England was formed in 1536, after King Henry VIII severed all ties to the church in Rome. Each local parish was responsible to register all marriages, baptisms and burials starting in 1538 <ref> [[England Church Records|England Church Records]] </ref> .
  • In 1692 the British government instituted another innovative scheme to increase revenue which came to be known as the land tax<ref>[[Land_Tax_Assessment_Records|Land Tax Assessment Records]] </ref> .
  • The Poor Law Amendment Act of 1834 placed the responsibility for the care of the poor in [[England and Wales]], from 1834 onward, on Poor Law Unions<ref> [[England_and_Wales_Poor_Law_Records_1834-1948|England and Wales Poor Law]] </ref>. The Poor Law Unions and their workhouses took over this responsibility from the Church of England parishes. Prior to 1834 a few parishes or collections of parishes had established a few workhouses to help relieve the poor and provide indoor relief in the form of food, clothes and shelter.
  • School records are a [[Primary sources|primary source]] for genealogists. The admission registers of schools administered by local authorities, perhaps from the 1870s but more frequently from 1902, usually show under the date of entry, the child's name and address and his or her date of birth. Some registers, but not all, also show the name and occupation of the parent or guardian, the name of the previous school attended and the reason for leaving <ref> [[England Schools|England schools]] </ref>.