Family History

As part of the Centenary of the Outbreak of World War 1 we have been researching the names on the War Memorial in the churchyard. To find out more about the men of Hartshorne who died in the Great War please click on the picture.

War Memorial WW1

St Peter’s Church Hartshorne – Dedication of the Churchyard Memorial Cross June 8th 1921

font Baptisms at St Peter’s since 1524

If you are researching your family history, you may be interested to know that nearly 6,000 baptisms from St Peter’s, Hartshorne have recently been added to South Derbyshire BMD. These span the years 1524-1928. Follow this link for more information:

http://www.southderbyshirebdm.co.uk/Hartshorne/Baptisms/stpetbapa.html

Our Wedding-0078    Marriages at St Peter’s since 1594

There are 1382 marriages for the years 1594-1928 recorded. Follow these links for more information:

Bride’s name

http://www.southderbyshirebdm.co.uk/Hartshorne/Marriages/stpetmarabr.html

Groom’s name

http://www.southderbyshirebdm.co.uk/Hartshorne/Marriages/stpetmara.html

phone2 009    Burials at St Peter’s since 1594

There are just under 4,000 Burials for St Peter’s Church, Hartshorne, 1594 to 1940.
Follow this link for more information:

http://www.southderbyshirebdm.co.uk/Hartshorne/Burials/stpetbura.html

Colin Jackson from South Derbyshire BDM website has taken 663 photographs of  headstones in St Peter’s churchyard which you can see here:
https://picasaweb.google.com/106433949478669298110/HartshorneStPeterSChurch
The BURIALS REGISTER recording burials from 1940-1989 has been copied and a transcription can be viewed by clicking on the image below.