Dorchester All Saints, Dorset Family History Guide

Dorchester All Saints is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Dorset.

Alternative names:

Parish church: All Saints

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1653
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1731

Nonconformists include: Baptist

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

See Dorchester, Dorset Family History Guide

Parish Records

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Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for All Saints Church, Dorchester, 1731-1879 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Churchwardens’ accounts, 1649-1885 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Parish chest and poor law records for All Saints’ Church, Dorchester, 1597-1836 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Dorset Record Office

The parish register of Dorchester-All Saints Co., Dorset : baptisms, 1686-1812, marriages, 1654-1836, burials, 1685-1812 Author: Geijer, E. N.

Parish registers for All Saints’ Church, Dorchester, 1653-1970 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Dorset Record Office

Register of Burials in the Burial Ground of Holy Trinity Church, St. Peter’s Church and All Saints Church, Dorchester., 1857-1879 Author: Church of England. Holy Trinity Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Church of England. St. Peter’s Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire)

Computer printout of Dorchester, All Saints, Dorset, England

Military records - Militia

Militia papers, 1795-1808 Author: All Saints Parish (Dorchester, Dorset)

Occupations

Miscellaneous civil records, 1630-1841 Author: All Saints Parish (Dorchester, Dorset)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Miscellaneous civil records, 1630-1841 Author: All Saints Parish (Dorchester, Dorset)

Parish chest and poor law records for All Saints’ Church, Dorchester, 1597-1836 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Dorset Record Office

Taxation

Parish chest and poor law records for All Saints’ Church, Dorchester, 1597-1836 Author: Church of England. All Saints Church (Dorchester, Dorsetshire); Dorset Record Office

Administration

  • County: Dorset
  • Civil Registration District: Dorchester
  • Probate Court: Court of the Archdeaconry of Dorset
  • Diocese: Salisbury
  • Rural Deanery: Dorchester
  • Poor Law Union: Dorchester
  • Hundred: Dorchester Borough
  • Province: Canterbury