Source:Smethcott, Shropshire, England. Bishop's Transcripts, 1630-1868

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Source Bishop's transcripts, 1630-1868
Author Church of England. Parish Church of Smethcott (Shropshire)
Coverage
Place Smethcott, Shropshire, England
Year range 1630 - 1868
Subject Church records
Religion Anglican/Church of England
Publication information
Type Government / Church records
Publisher Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah
Date issued 1966
Place issued Salt Lake City, Utah
References / Cites Manuscripts
Citation
Church of England. Parish Church of Smethcott (Shropshire). Bishop's transcripts, 1630-1868. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1966).
Repositories
Lichfield Record OfficeCatalogue: B/V/7 Smethcott, ShropshireArchive/Library
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Usage Tips

The transcripts held at the Lichfield Record Office include baptisms (1630-1868), marriages (1630-1836), and burials (1630-1868). In the catalogue they are itemized as follows:

  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1630-1701
  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1701-1759
  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1759-1810 (ends 29 April 1810)
  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1810-1868

Films may be ordered through the nearest Family History Center.

FHL film numbers

  • 501809 Item 1: Baptisms, marriages, and burials, 1630-1810
  • 503532 Item 1: Baptisms, marriages, and burials, 1806-1855