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Woodmancote and Popham, Hampshire Genealogy

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England Gotoarrow.png Hampshire Gotoarrow.png Hampshire Parishes Gotoarrow.png Woodmancote and Popham


Parish History[edit | edit source]

WOODMANCOTT, a parish in Basingstoke district, Hants; 4½ miles NE of Mitcheldever r. station, and 8 SW of Basingstoke. Post town, Basingstoke. [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]

Woodmancote parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (FindMyPast) - (£)[2]
FREG = FreeREG - free[3]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[4]
PRTS = The Parish Register Transcription Society - (£)[5]
WOODMANCOTE PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1762-1812

FREG
1772-1812

JOIN
1772-1812

PRTS 1780-1812
1780-1812
1780-1812

Popham parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

POPHAM PARISH Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BOYD
1628-1812

FREG
1630-1812

JOIN
1630-1809

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 Hampshire 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.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

References [edit | edit source]

  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1870. Date accessed: 29 May 2013.
  2. Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists, 1987). Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.
  3. 'Hampshire Coverage', FreeREG, accessed 23 September 2013.
  4. 'Hampshire Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 13 September 2013.
  5. 'Parish Records - Coverage', The Parish Register Transcription Society, accessed 2 October 2013.