Thursday, 24 January 2013

Durham Records Online update

What's New at Durham Records Online (

Ryhope burials 1879-1937
2,902 burials at Ryhope St. Paul in Sunderland district, covering 1879-1937, joining the burials we already had here for 1828-1878.

Hartlepool North Cemetery burials 1856-1880
10,396 burials at Hartlepool North Cemetery, also known as Hart Lane Cemetery, from the opening of the cemetery in May 1856 to the end of 1880.

1851 census of Heworth
Added 8,867 people from the 1851 census of the civil parish of Heworth in Gateshead district, completing piece number 2401. This covers Heworth, Bill Quay, Felling, and Windy Nook.

Kelloe marriage witnesses 1813-1837
Added 272 witnesses to our existing 132 marriages at Kelloe St. Helen in Easington district, covering 1 Jan 1813 to July 1837.

Chester-le-Street burial index updated with full details for 1583-1749
Replaced the Chester-le-Street burial index for 1583-1749 with full entries so those 8,079 burials are now instantly available, including 18 new burials that we missed the first time around. The following periods are missing from the register:
29 Dec 1664 to 1 Mar 1674
16 Sep 1678 to 27 Mar 1708

Files in the processing queue, not necessarily to be released in this order:
Etherley baptisms & burials 1834-1862
Shotley Primitive Methodist Circuit baptisms 1878-1924
Earsdon marriages 1837-1844
Earsdon baptisms, marriages, and burials pre-1813
Hartlepool North Cemetery 1881-1901
Monkwearmouth Venerable Bede baptisms 1877-1885
Gateshead St. James baptisms 1865-1879
Lumley baptisms & burials 1861-1867
Sacriston baptisms 1866-1875

Further down the road: records from Hexham, Hartlepool St. James and St. Oswald, Newcastle All Saints, Longbenton

(With thanks to Durham Records Online)


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