Bramcote, Nottinghamshire Family History Guide

Bramcote is a chapelry of Attenborough Ancient Parish in Nottinghamshire.

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Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1562
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1627

Nonconformists include: Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

BRAMCOTE, a village and a parish in the district of Shardlow, and county of Nottingham. The village stands near the verge of the county and near the Nottingham canal and the Erewash river, 1½ mile ENE of Sandiacre and Stapleford r. station, and 5 WSW of Nottingham; and has a post-office under that town. The parish comprises 1,076 acres. Real property, £3,760. Pop., 691. Houses, 147. The property is divided among-a few. Bramcote House is the seat of the Sherwins. The Hemlock stone, a Druidical monument 50 feet high, stands on a bare knoll. Much of the surface is hill and moor. Coal is found. A number of the inhabitants work in the lace and hosiery trades. The living is a p. curacy, annexed to the vicarage of Attenborough, in the diocese of Lincoln. The church was built in 1862; is in the decorated English style; and consists of nave, aisle, chancel, and vestry, with a tower and spire 130 feet high. The previous church contained monuments of the Handleys. There are a Wesleyan chapel, a national school, and charities £40.

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

Parish Records

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Census

Census returns for Bramcote, 1841-1891

Church Records

Baptisms, 1829-1837 Author: Wesleyan Church (Beeston, Nottinghamshire)

Bishop’s transcripts for Bramcote, 1627-1857 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

England, Nottinghamshire, Bramcote, St. Michael and All Angels parish registers, 1562-1947 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire); Nottinghamshire Archives Office

Marriages at Bramcote, 1562-1812 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

Parish chest material for Bramcote, 1806-1924 Author: Bramcote (Nottinghamshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

Parish register printouts of Beeston and Bramcote, Nottingham, England (Wesleyan) ; christenings, 1828-1837 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Parish register printouts of Bramcote, Nottingham, England ; christenings, 1813-1857 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

Civil registration

Civil records, Poleworth, Warwich, England : 1665-19th century

Land and property

Parish chest material for Bramcote, 1806-1924 Author: Bramcote (Nottinghamshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

Public records

Parish chest material for Bramcote, 1806-1924 Author: Bramcote (Nottinghamshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

Taxation

Parish chest material for Bramcote, 1806-1924 Author: Bramcote (Nottinghamshire); Church of England. Parish Church of Bramcote (Nottinghamshire)

Maps

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

Administration

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