Genealogy

Accessing the Parish Registers


St. George’s Beckington : Baptisms 1874-1960. Burials 1954-date. Beckington Registers started in 1559.
This information from registers can be obtained by contacting the Somerset Records Office

On this page you will find:

There is a Beckington entry in the National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868).

You can view The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.

There is document available Graveyard Layout which gives the names and locations of those buried and those whose ashes are in the graveyard at St. George's.


St. Mary’s Berkley : Berkley Registers began in 1545. This information from registers can be obtained by contacting the Somerset Records Office.
On this page you will find: There is a Berkley entry in the National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868).

You can view The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.

There is document available Berkley Graveyard Layout (or landscape version) which gives the names and locations of those buried in the graveyard at St. Mary's.
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All Saints Lullington : Baptisms 1813-1960. Marriages 1837-1960. Burials 1813-date.
Lullington Registers began in 1712. This information from registers can be obtained by contacting the Somerset Records Office.

There are some entries extracted from microfiches of Parish Registers. Baptisms (1725-1805, 1808-1812), Marriages (1713-1837) and Burials (1712-1807, 1812). The Registers date from 1712.
There is a Lullington entry in the National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868).

You can view The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.

All Saints Rodden : Rodden Registers began in 1659. This information from registers can be obtained by contacting the Somerset Records Office
There is a Rodden entry in the National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868).
You can view The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.

St. Mary’s Orchardleigh : Orchardleigh Registers began in 1623. Somerset Records Office

There is an Orchardleigh entry in the National Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland (1868).

You can view The Ordnance Survey 1:10560 County Series 2nd edition (c.1900) map of the area provided by Somerset Heritage Centre.

Beckington Baptist Church : The original Baptist church dates back to 1786.
Memorial Inscriptions at the Baptist Chapel