Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Latest Durham Records Online additions

Latest releases on Durham Records Online (

Durham St. Giles 1584-1700
At St. Giles in the city of Durham, from the beginning of the first register in 1584 to the end of 1700:
1,411 baptisms
594 marrages
1,602 burials

Marley Pots Cemetery (Southwick) 1901-1919
5,062 burials at Marley Pots Cemetery in Southwick (Sunderland district), from 7 Nov 1901 where our previous set left off, to the end of 1919.

1851 Gateshead census
14,404 people in the 1851 census of Gateshead added to our census collection. This is all of piece 2403 (446 folios), containing Barlow, Blaydon, Bleachgreen, Chopwell, Coalburns, Crawcrook, Derwent Haugh, Dunston, Fellside, Garesfield, Greenside, Hedgefield, High Spen, Marley Hill, Ryton, Shibdon, Star Gate, Stella, Swalwell, Teams, Whickham, and Winlaton.

Pittington burials 1574-1699
At Pittington St. Laurence in Durham district, we have reviewed & corrected our existing burial set prior to 1700 and added some new ones.

Coming Soon:
Sherburn Hospital baptisms & burials
Mere Knolls (Fulwell, Sunderland) burials 1940-1968
Newcastle St. John baptisms & burials
Jarrow marriage witnesses
Further down the queue: Newburn, Southwick baptisms, Darlington Friends Burial Ground, more Methodist records, Durham St. Nicholas baptisms & marriages 1540-1700, Slaley, Newcastle St Andrew, Heddon on the Wall, Auckland St. Andrew baptisms 1559-1653.

(With thanks to Durham Records Online)


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