Bothamsall, Nottinghamshire Family History Guide

Bothamsall is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Nottinghamshire, created in 1841 from chapelry in Elksley Ancient Parish.

Other places in the parish include: Houghton and Haughton.

Alternative names:

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1542
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1627

Nonconformists include:

Adjacent Parishes

  • Perlethorpe
  • Ollerton
  • Elksley
  • Walesby
  • West Drayton
  • Markham Clinton
  • Worksop St Mary and St Cuthbert
  • East Markham

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BOTHAMSALL, a parish in East Retford district, Notts; on the river Medan, 5½ miles NNE of Ollerton, and 6 WNW of Tuxford r. station. Post Town, Walesby, under Newark. Acres, 1,630. Real property, £2,275. Pop., 296. Houses, 57. The property is all in one estate. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £52. Patron, the Duke of Newcastle. The church is good.

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

Parish Records

FamilySearch Catalog - Free

Census

Census returns for Bothamsall, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Bothamsall, 1627-1844 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

England, Nottinghamshire, Bothamsall, Our Lady and St. Peter parish registers, 1542-1869 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire); Nottinghamshire Archives Office

Parish chest materials of Bothamsall, 1699-1842 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

Parish register printouts of Bothamsall, Nottingham, England ; christenings, 1775-1844 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Military records - Militia

Parish chest materials of Bothamsall, 1699-1842 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

Occupations

Parish chest materials of Bothamsall, 1699-1842 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Parish chest materials of Bothamsall, 1699-1842 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

Public records

Parish chest materials of Bothamsall, 1699-1842 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bothamsall (Nottinghamshire)

Maps

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

Administration

  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: East Retford
  • Probate Court: Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
  • Diocese: Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Retford
  • Poor Law Union: East Retford
  • Hundred: Bassetlaw
  • Province: York