Brimington Derbyshire Family History Guide

Brimington is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Derbyshire, created in 1737 from chapelry in Chesterfield St Mary and All Saints Ancient Parish. 

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1813
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1800

Nonconformists include: Wesleyan Methodist

Adjacent Parishes

Historical Descriptions

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BRIMINGTON, a chapelry or parish, with a village of its own name, in Chesterfield district, Derby; near the Chesterfield canal and the North Midland railway, 2 miles NE of Chesterfield. The village is modern and well-built, and has a post office under Chesterfield. Real property in the parish, £3,778. Pop., 1,808. Houses, 370. The property is divided among a few. Brimington Hall is a chief-residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Lichfield. Value, £300. Patron, the Vicar of Chesterfield. The church was built in 1808, and rebuilt, all except the tower, in 1847. There are three Methodist chapels, a mechanics' institute, a national school, and charities £6.

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

Census

England and Wales Census, 1841

England and Wales Census, 1851

England and Wales Census, 1861

England and Wales Census, 1871

England and Wales Census, 1881

England and Wales Census, 1891

England and Wales Census, 1901

Parish Records

England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918

FamilySearch Catalog

Census

Census returns for Brimington, 1841-1891

Church Records

Baptisms, 1869-1909 Author: Brimington United Methodist Free Mount Zion Chapel (Derbyshire)

Bishop's transcripts for Brimington, 1813-1871 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Brimington (Derbyshire)

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, Bethel Primitive Methodist Chapel, church records, 1908-1964 Author: Bethel Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Primitive Methodist); Bethel Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Methodist); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, Mount Zion United Methodist Free Chapel, church records, 1885-1959 Author: Mount Zion Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : United Methodist Free); Mount Zion Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Methodist); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, New Brimington Mount Tabor and Brimington Common Primitive Methodist Chapel, church records, 1940-1964 Author: New Brimington Mount Tabor Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Primitive Methodist); New Brimington Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Methodist); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, parish registers, 1918-1966 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Brimington (Derbyshire); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, Trinity Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, church records, 1913-1972 Author: Trinity Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Wesleyan Methodist); Trinity Chapel (Brimington, Derbyshire : Methodist); Derbyshire Record Office

England, Derbyshire, New Brimington, Mount Tabor Methodist Chapel, church records, 1945-1982 Author: Derbyshire Record Office

Parish registers, 1813-1956, and church and civil records, 1827-1909 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Brimington (Derbyshire)

Computer printout of Brimington, Derby., Eng

Parish register printouts of Brimington, Derby, England ; christenings, 1813-1871 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Brimington, Derbyshire, England ; marriages, 1813-1851 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Cemeteries

Cemetery records, 1878-1997 Author: Brimington Cemetery (Brimington, Derbyshire)

A Transcript of the memorial inscriptions ... of St. Michael and All Angels, Brimington, Derbyshire Author: Derbyshire Ancestral Research Group

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Parish registers, 1813-1956, and church and civil records, 1827-1909 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Brimington (Derbyshire)

Schools

England, Derbyshire, Brimington, Brimington Central Boys School, admission registers, 1878-1914 Author: Derbyshire Record Office

Records for England

Births and Baptism Records

England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

Great Britain, Births and Baptisms, 1571-1977

England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

Marriage Records

England Marriages, 1538–1973

Great Britain Marriages, 1797-1988

England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

Death Records

England Death Records, 1998-2015

England Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991

Great Britain Deaths and Burials, 1778-1988

England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957

England and Wales, Prerogative Court of Canterbury Wills, 1640-1660

Non-Conformist Records

England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977

Occupations

United Kingdom, Merchant Navy Seamen Records, 1835-1941

War and Conflict

Great Britain, War Office Registers, 1772-1935

United Kingdom, Chelsea Pensioners' Service Records, 1760-1913

United Kingdom, Royal Hospital Chelsea: Discharge Documents of Pensioners 1760-1887 (WO 122)

United Kingdom, Maritime Births, Marriages, and Deaths, 1787-1933

United Kingdom, Militia Service Records, 1806-1915

United Kingdom, World War I Service Records, 1914-1920

United Kingdom, World War I Women's Army Auxiliary Corps Records, 1917-1920

Newspaper Archives

British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices

British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries

Administration

County: Derbyshire
Civil Registration District: Chesterfield
Probate Court: Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Diocese: Lichfield
Rural Deanery: Chesterfield
Poor Law Union: Chesterfield
Hundred: Scarsdale
Province: Canterbury