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| image = Wolvey St John Warwickshire.jpg
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Warwickshire
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| Hundred = Knightlow
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| Poor Law Union = Foleshill
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| Registration District = Foleshill
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| PRbegin = 1653
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| BTbegin = 1661
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| Province = Canterbury
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| Diocese = Worcester
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| Rural Deanery = Coventry
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| Probate Court = Pre-1837 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory); Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Warwickshire Record Office]]
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=== Parish History  ===
 
 
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== Parish History  ==
 
  
 
WOLVEY (St. John the Baptist), a '''parish''', in the Kirby division of the hundred of Knightlow, N. division of the county of Warwick, 4 miles (S. by E.) from Hinckley. There is a place of worship for '''Baptists'''.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51422#s23 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 643-649. Date accessed and adapted: 09 November 2013.</ref>  
 
WOLVEY (St. John the Baptist), a '''parish''', in the Kirby division of the hundred of Knightlow, N. division of the county of Warwick, 4 miles (S. by E.) from Hinckley. There is a place of worship for '''Baptists'''.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51422#s23 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 643-649. Date accessed and adapted: 09 November 2013.</ref>  
 
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=== Resources  ===
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Revision as of 15:27, 18 April 2014

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Wolvey, Warwickshire
Wolvey St John Warwickshire.jpg
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Knightlow
County Warwickshire
Poor Law Union Foleshill
Registration District Foleshill
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1661
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Coventry
Diocese Worcester
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Pre-1837 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield and Coventry (Episcopal Consistory); Post-1836 - Court of the Bishop of Worcester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Warwickshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

WOLVEY (St. John the Baptist), a parish, in the Kirby division of the hundred of Knightlow, N. division of the county of Warwick, 4 miles (S. by E.) from Hinckley. There is a place of worship for Baptists.[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]

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Census records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. 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 Warwickshire 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]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 643-649. Date accessed and adapted: 09 November 2013.