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Registration Districts

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LadyStainton Report 13 Sep 2013 10:09

Thank you to everyone for responding, much appreciated. :-D


vera2010 Report 13 Sep 2013 09:15

1a is for Durham but that is broken up into different areas North, South, Central and east and west.



Porkie_Pie Report 13 Sep 2013 09:00

As Kay says Sunderland was 1A (1946–74)

•Registration County : Durham (1837–1974); Tyne & Wear (from 1974).
•Created : 1.7.1837.
•Sub-districts : East Sunderland, Monk Wearmouth, North Bishop Wearmouth, Ryhope, South Bishop Wearmouth, Southwick, Sunderland East, Sunderland First, Sunderland Fourth, Sunderland North, Sunderland Second, Sunderland Third, Sunderland West, West Sunderland.
•GRO volumes : XXIV (1837–51), 10a (1852–1946), 1A (1946–74), 2 (1974–92).
•Registers currently held at : Sunderland.



FAIRTHORN Report 13 Sep 2013 08:53

for future reference



Kay???? Report 12 Sep 2013 20:28



LadyStainton Report 12 Sep 2013 20:00

I will try that, thanks Jax


jax Report 12 Sep 2013 19:13

Have you looked up the death on freebmd? it should go up to 1953


LadyStainton Report 12 Sep 2013 19:03

Hi, I am looking for the name of the registration district 1A in 1953. Trying to order a death certificate in Newcastle area. I know in 1956 the Newcastle district was 1B - the GRO are asking me for the district name of 1A, even though I have given them the name, volume number and page no..... I can't recall from my visit to the archives 2 weeks ago what the district name was for 1A in 1953.

Any help would be greatly appreciated. :-(