Stuntney, Cambridgeshire Family History Guide

Stuntney is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Cambridgeshire, created in 1726 from chapelry in Ely Holy Trinity Ancient Parish.

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Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1545
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1599

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

STUNTNEY, a chapelry in Ely-Trinity parish, Cambridge; 1½ mile SE of Ely r. station. Post town, Ely. Pop., 253. The living is a p. curacy in the diocese of Ely. Value, £150. Patrons, the Dean and Chapter of Ely. The church is ancient. A national school was built in 1865.

Source: The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales [Wilson, John M]. A. Fullarton & Co. N. d. c. [1870-72].

Parish Records

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Cemeteries

Holy Cross, Stuntney, Isle of Ely, Cambridgeshire, monumental inscriptions Author: Bullwinkle, Alan; Cambridgeshire Family History Society

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Stuntney, 1599-1857 Author: Church of England. Chapelry of Stuntney (Cambridgeshire)

An indexed transcription of the parish registers of Stuntney : baptisms, 1545-1905; marriages, 1545-1950; burials, 1545-1950; banns, 1754-1921 Author: Cambridgeshire Family History Society; Church of England. Chapelry of Stuntney (Cambridgeshire)

Stuntney parish register, Cambridgeshire Author: Minns, George, 1855-

Computer printout of Stuntney, Cambridge, England

Court records

Manorial court books, 1741-1829 Author: Manor of Stuntney. Court (Cambridge)

Land and property

Land tax assessments for the parish of Stuntney, 1750-1831 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Cambridgeshire)

Schools

School records of Stuntney School, 1864-1925 Author: Stuntney School (Stuntney, Cambridgeshire)

Taxation

Land tax assessments for the parish of Stuntney, 1750-1831 Author: Great Britain. Court of Quarter Sessions of the Peace (Cambridgeshire)

Maps

Old maps of Britain and Europe from A Vision of Britain Through Time

Administration

  • County: Cambridgeshire
  • Civil Registration District: Ely
  • Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Ely (Episcopal Consistory)
  • Diocese: Ely
  • Rural Deanery: Ely
  • Poor Law Union: Ely
  • Hundred: Ely City
  • Province: Canterbury