Upton, Nottinghamshire Family History Guide

Upton is an Ancient Parish in the county of Nottinghamshire.

Alternative names: Upton (near Southwell)

Parish church:

Parish registers begin:

  • Parish registers: 1580
  • Bishop’s Transcripts: 1633

Nonconformists include: Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist.

Adjacent Parishes

Parish History

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales 1870

UPTON, a parish, with a village, in Southwell district, Notts; 2 miles E of Southwell r. station. It has a post-office under Southwell, and contains Southwell workhouse. Acres, 1,440. Real property, £3,821. Pop., 587. Houses, 120. The property is much subdivided. U. Hall is the seat of P. R. Falkner, Esq. There are corn mills and a brick and tile kiln. The living is a vicarage in the diocese of Lincoln. Value, £300. Patron, the Chapter of Southwell. The church is old, and has been recently restored. There are a Wesleyan chapel, a national school, and charities £68.

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 Upton, 1841-1891

Church Records

Bishop’s transcripts for Upton, near Southwell, 1633-1843 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Upton (near Southwell, Nottinghamshire)

Marriages at Upton, 1586-1837 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Upton (near Southwell, Nottinghamshire)

Parish chest materials of Upton (near Southwell), 1600-1816 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Upton (near Southwell, Nottinghamshire)

Seventeenth century parish register transcripts belonging to the peculiar of Southwell Author: Blagg, Thomas Matthews; Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire

Seventeenth century parish register transcripts belonging to the peculiar of Southwell Author: Blagg, Thomas Matthews; Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire

Parish register printouts of Upton (near Southwell), Nottingham, England ; christenings, 1728-1843 Author: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Genealogical Department

History

A Nottinghamshire village in war and peace, the accounts of the constables of Upton, 1640-1666 Author: Bennett, Martyn

Rude forefathers : Upton-by-Southwell, 1600-1666 Author: West, Frank (Francis Horner)

Occupations

Parish chest materials of Upton (near Southwell), 1600-1816 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Upton (near Southwell, Nottinghamshire)

Poorhouses & Poor Law

Parish chest materials of Upton (near Southwell), 1600-1816 Author: Church of England. Parish Church of Upton (near Southwell, Nottinghamshire)

Public records

A Nottinghamshire village in war and peace, the accounts of the constables of Upton, 1640-1666 Author: Bennett, Martyn

Social life and customs - 17th century

Rude forefathers : Upton-by-Southwell, 1600-1666 Author: West, Frank (Francis Horner)

Maps

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

Administration

  • County: Nottinghamshire
  • Civil Registration District: Southwell
  • Probate Court: Court of the Peculiar of Southwell
  • Diocese: Lincoln
  • Rural Deanery: Southwell
  • Poor Law Union: Southwell
  • Hundred: Thurgarton
  • Province: York