Tuesday 21 November 2017

FAMILY TREE RESOURCES

BAPTISMS ------ BANNS ------ MARRIAGES ------ BURIALS

List of Resources Held by The Littleport Society

These records are held in a large database on our computer that is searchable by surname

Photo-copies of Parish Church Registers
St Georges Parish Church, Littleport
Baptisms  1 April 1599 to 7 November 1756,
From BT’s, many years missing, see note.
14 March 1753 to 20 July 2003
Marriages 26 May 1599 to 8 December 1756,
From BT’s, many years missing, see note.
27 July 1754 to 10 December 1994
Banns 30 June 1754 to 16 March 1941
Burials 1 April 1599 to 27 December 1756,
From BT’s, many years missing, see note.
22 March 1756 to 28 April 1954
Gravestones Churchyard, as noted in 1979,
1603 to 1954
Old Cemetery (opposite the Church) 1836 to 1926
Note: Missing years of Transcripts – 1601, 1665, 1670, 1671, 1672, 1673, 1676, 1678, 1679,
1680, 1682, 1686, 1689, 1690, 1693 (M & Chr), 1717, 1725
St. John's Parish Church, Little Ouse. (Closed 21 May 1979)
Baptisms 2 December 1860 to 2 April 1978
Banns 20 September 1942 to 21 September 1997
Marriages 30 October 1869 to 15 June 1974
Burials 21 May 1869 to 27 December 1956
St Matthew’s Parish Church, Littleport. (Closed 5 August 2001)
Baptisms 25 August 1878 to 26 November 2001
Marriages 8 July 1879 to 11 August 2001
Banns 20 September 1942 to 21 September 1997
Burials There were no burials at St. Matthew's 
Littleport and District Methodist, Ely and District Methodist
Baptisms Wesleyan - 1 May 1873 to 28 June 1934
Primitive - 17 March 1880 to 25 June 1933
Marriages Marriages at St. John’s 21 February 1953 to 5 August
2000
Littleport Evangelical Church (formerly Littleport Independent Chapel).
Baptisms 20 July 1819 to 30 March 1997
Littleport Salvation Army Citadel
Dedication 26 November 1988 to 7 May 1950
Marriages 8 April 1939
Burials 24 May 1911 to 16 September 1947
Simon Sparrow's Burial Book
Graves Containing all graves dug by the Parish Gravedigger,
giving name of deceased, date of burial, age at death,
and name of undertaker, together with occasional notes.
Burials 25 September 1909 to 29 December 1916
2 January 1920 to 17 January 1953
9 May 1946 to 19 December 1955
Barber’s Littleport Almanack
Marriages 30 January 1905 to 9 March 1974
Burials 15 December 1906 to 24 October 1975
Ambrose Undertaker- Little Downham
Burials 11 March 1959 to 27 May 1965
St. Leonard’s Parish Church, Downham-in-the-Isle (now known as Little Downham), Cambridgeshire
Baptisms 16 July 1559 to 27 May 1907
Marriages 15 April 1558 to 23 December 1923
Banns 10 March 1754 to 16 October 1927
Burials 12 March 1558 to 19 September 1950
All Saints Parish Church, Hilgay, Norfolk
Baptisms 11 May 1851 to 28 September 2003
Burials 5 October 1870 to 27 February 1911
St. Mark’s Chapel of Ease, Ten Mile Bank, Norfolk
Baptisms 26 September 1852 to 14 May 2000
Burials 12 January 1922 to 15 October 2002
St. Mary the Virgin Parish Church, Welney, Norfolk
Baptisms 27 March 1642 to 1 May 1904
Marriages 11 January 1653 to 25 April 1895
Burials 25 September 1653 to 19 September 1895

Microfiche Parish Church Registers

Chettisham Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Registers - 1600 to 1837
Ely Holy Trinity Parish Church Registers.
(Note these are also on a searchable CD.)
Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Baptisms - 1559 to 1877
Marriages - 1559 to 1881
Banns - 1559 to 1881
Burials - 1559 to 1863 
Ely St. Mary's Parish Church Registers.
(Note these are also on a searchable CD.)
Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Baptisms - 1599 to 1800
Marriages - 1667 to 1880
Banns - 1763 to 1880
Burials - 1599 to 1881
Histon Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche. (Bruce's own copies!)
Registers - 1599 to 1950
Isleham Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Registers - 1566 to 1851
Soham Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Registers - 1558 to 1875
Wilburton Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Registers - 1599 to 1851
Witcham Parish Church Registers Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche.
Registers - 1599 to 1900

Census

Population Census 1801 Photocopy giving names of heads of households, and
number of people present in each dwelling,
Microfilm of Censuses taken in Littleport 1841
1851 - Plus microfiche of indexed transcript.
1861
1871
1881
Note: some of the above films also contain details of
neighbouring Parishes, including Little Downham. A
complete list has yet to be made.
Microfiche of Censuses taken in Littleport 1891 – This also includes Little Downham, as well as the
small parts of Westmoor, which were in Ely St. Mary and
Ely Holy Trinity.
1901 - This also includes Little Downham, as well as the
small parts of Westmoor, which were in Ely St. Mary and
Ely Holy Trinity.
Cambridgeshire & The Isle of Ely 1841, 1851, 1861 and 1871
Fully searchable CD’s are held of the transcriptions of
each of these three Censi.
Cambridgeshire - Censuses Indexed Transcripts on Microfiche for 1851 and 1861
Original records on Microfiche for 1891 and 1901
For the following Parishes:
(Some of these are Bruce's own copies!)
Burwell - 1861
CarIton - 1851
Chatteris - 1891
Cottenham - 1851, 1861
Coveney - 1851, 1861
Downham Market - 1891
(including Denver, Fordham,
Roxham, Ryston, Bexwell, Hilgay,
Southery, Welney, Crimplesham
& Union Workhouse.)
Ely Holy Trinity and - 1851, 1891,
Ely St. Mary 1901
(including Prickwillow, Stuntney
& Chettisham)
Feltwell - 1901
(including Brandon, Mundford & Hockwold)
Fordham, Cambs - 1851
Great Wilbraham, Cambs - 1851
Haddenham - 1851, 1861, 1891
Histon & Impington - 1851, 1891, 1901
(including Landbeach,
Waterbeach, Oakington,
Westwick, Dry Drayton & Girton
Isleham - 1851, 1861
Little Downham - 1851, 1861
Little Wilbraham - 1851
Littleport - 1851, 1861, 1891, 1901
(including Little Downham)
March - 1861
Mepal - 1851
Orwell - 1851
Outwell & Welney - 1851
Rampton - 1851, 1861
Soham - 1851, 1861, 1891, 1901
Southery - 1901
(including Denver, Fordham,
Hilgay, Ryston & Welney
Stretham - 1851
Sutton - 1851, 1861, 1891
Tadlow - 1851
Upwell - 1861, 1901
(including Christchurch, Outwell
& Nordelph [part])
Waterbeach - 1851
Welney - 1861
Weston Colville  - 1851
Wilburton - 1861
Witcham - 1851, 1861

In addition to the above, Members are working on other projects, including:


1. Transcribing records from neighbouring parishes as these become available to us.


2. Continually adding to The Society's searchable database of local Family Trees.

Bruce Frost
27 February 2009