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Shropshire

See General Notes , Record Types and abbreviations for further details

 

Quarterly Meeting Records

  • North Wales QM & Wales YM (1668-1797)
  • Wales Half Yearly Meeting (1797-1832)
  • Wales General Meeting (1832-1868)
  • Western General Meeting (from 1868)

QM Digests: Hereford, Worcestershire & Wales

  • Births 1638-1837
  • Marriages 1657-1836
  • Burials 1650-1838 
One of the few English Counties with no Quarterly Meeting of its own. From 1668, part of Shropshire & Montgomeryshire (also called Dolobran) MM, within North Wales QM and Wales Yearly Meeting. Montogomery was detatched in the mid 18th century, and Shropshire MM continued as part of North Wales QM and Wales YM until 1797. Thereafter it formed part of Wales Half Yearly Meeting (1797-1832), Hereford, Worcester and Wales General Meeting (1832-1868), and Western General Meeting (from 1868). The MM has been united with Worcestershire as Worcester & Shropshire MM since 1859.

Shropshire Records & Research Centre [Shrewsbury]

  • Shropshire MM and its constituent PMs (but see exceptions below)
  • Index to Shropshire entries in Digests

Worcestershire Record Office [Fish Street, Worcester]

  • Hereford, Worcester & Wales General Meeting (1832-1868)
  • Western General Meeting (from 1868)
  • Worcester & Shropshire MMs (from 1859)
  • Shropshire & Montgomery MM Minutes (1747-1753)
  • Local copy of Digest

Glamorgan Record Office [Cardiff]

  • Wales Yearly Meeting (1668-1797)
  • North Wales QM (1668-1797)
  • Wales Half Yearly Meeting (1797-1832)
  • Shropshire & Montgomery MM Minutes (1693-1714)

See General Notes , Record Types and abbreviations for further details

   

 

 

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