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Dorset

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Quarterly Meeting Records

  • Dorset QM (1668-1804)
  • Dorset & Hants (1804-1855)

QM Digests: Dorset & Hants

  • Births 1638-1837
  • Marriages 1658-1837
  • Burials 1657-1837
In 1804, Dorset & Hampshire QMs were united. At this time there were 4 constituent MMs.

  • Dorset
    • Poole MM
    • Shaftesbury , Bridport & Sherborne MM
  • Hampshire
    • Ringwood MM
    • Alton MM

Poole MM and Ringwood MM were united as Poole & Ringwood MM (later Poole & Southampton MM).

In 1855, the QM was dissolved, Poole & Southampton MM joining the new Sussex, Surrey & Hampshire QM. Shaftesbury & Sherborne MM joined Bristol & Somerset QM

Dorset Record Office [Dorchester]

  • Dorset QM (1668-1804)
  • Shaftesbury & Sherborne MM, its precessors ana constituent PMs

Hampshire Record Office [Winchester]

  • Dorset & Hants QM (1804-1855)
  • Poole MM (1690-1804) and its successors
  • Local copy of Digest

Somerset Archive & Record Service [Taunton]

  • Bristol & Somerset QM

East Sussex Record Office [Lewis]

  • Sussex, Surrey & Hants QM (1855-1929)

See General Notes , Record Types and abbreviations for further details

  

 

 

 

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