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Sutton Bonington St. Michael

Cemeteries

  • St. Michael, Bollards Lane, Sutton Bonnington, Church of England

Census

  • The parish was in the Leake sub-district of the Loughborough Registration District.
  • The table below gives census piece numbers, where known:
CensusYear Piece No.
1861 R.G. 9 / 2278
1871 R.G. 10 / 3259

Churches

  • St. Michael, Bollards Lane, Sutton Bonnington, Church of England

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Sutton Bonington St. Michael area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Church History

  • The Anglican parish church is dedicated to Saint Michael.
  • The church was restored in 1878.
  • The church seats 400.
  • Tim HEATON has a photograph of the Church Of St. Michael on Geo-graph, taken in March, 2008.

Church Records

  • The Anglican parish register dates from 1558 for all entries.
  • The International Genealogical Index (IGI) includes records from this parish for the period 1600-1852.
  • The church was in the rural deanery of West Bingham.
  • The East Leake and District Local History Society has a number of records availalbe and will do lookups. Be specific; they do not have time to find all occurances of a surname in all their records.

Civil Registration

  • The parish was in the Leake sub-district of the Loughborough Registration District.
  • Civil Registration began in July, 1837.

Description and Travel

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Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Sutton Bonington St. Michael has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

Maps

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SK505254 (Lat/Lon: 52.823750, -1.252009), Sutton Bonington St. Michael which are provided by:

Military Records

In the church there is a memorial to Captain George Leigh PAGET, who died of wounds at Vlakfontein, South Africa, 10 October 1900.

Politics and Government

  • This place was a township in Nottingham county and it became a Civil Parish when those were established.
  • The parish was in the southern division of the ancient Rushcliffe Wapentake (Hundred) in the southern division of the county.
  • District governance is provided by the Rushcliffe Borough Council.

Poor Houses, Poor Law etc.

  • Bastardy cases would be heard in the Nottingham petty session hearings.
  • As a result of the 1834 Poor Law Amendment Act, this parish became part of the Loughborough Poor Law Union in Leicestershire.
 
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