Nottinghamshire Sources

Chapman Code for Derbyshire is NTT

Nottinghamshire Archives, Nottingham

Nottingham Local Studies Library

Nottingham University Library

Registration District records
1837-1851 vol xv; 1852-1946 vol 7b:
Basford, Bingham, East Retford, Mansfield, Newark, Nottingham, Radford, Southwell and Worksop.
Some Nottinghamshire parishes can be found in the Registration Districts of Doncaster (vol xxii or 9c), Gainsborough (vol xiv or 7a), Loughborough (vol xv or 7a) and Shrdlow (vol xix or 7b)

County Records  
Local Studies  
Basford The Woodlands, Highbury Road, Bullwell, Nottingham, NG6 9DA  (0115 927 1294)
Bingham Closed 1974. Registers at Rushcliffe
Doncaster Elmfield park, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN1 2EB (01302 364922)
East Retford Council Offices, Chancery Lane, Retford, Notts, DN22 6DG (01777 708631)
Gainsborough 156 Trinity Street, Gainsborough, Lincs, DN21 1JP (01427 612312)
Loughborough 202 Ashby Road, Loughborough, Leics, LE11 9ND (01509 212593)
Mansfield Council Offices, St John's Street, Mansfield, Notts, NG18 1QH (01623 663564)
Newark County Council, Balderton Gate, Newark, Notts, NG24 1UW (01636 705455)
Nottingham 50 Shakespeare Street, Nottingham, NG1 4FP (0115 947 5665)
Radford Registers now at Nottingham
Rushcliffe The Hall, Brighford Road, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 6AQ (0115 981 5307)
Shardlow Closed 1974 - registers to Derby - 9 Traffic Street, Derby, DE1 2LN   (01332 363609 ext.209)
Southwell Closed 1974.  Registers at Rutland and Melton
West Bridgford Close 1988.  Registers at Rushcliffe
Worksop Queen's Buildings, Potter Street, Worksop, Notts, S80 2AH (01909 535534)

Census records
Nottinghamshire Archives, Nottingham, 1841-1891 whole county
Nottingham Local Studies Library, 1841-1891 whole county
Nottingham University Library, 1841-1891 whole county
Arnold Public Library, 1851-1881
Beeston Public Library, 1851-1881
Hucknall Public Library, 1851-1891
Kirkby in Ashfield Public Library, 1851-1891 (1891 whole county)
Mansfield Public Library, 1851-1891
Newark Public Library, 1851-1891
Retford Public Library, 1851-1891
Sutton in Ashfield Public Library, 1851-1891
West Bridgford Public Library, 1851-1891
Worksop Public Library, 1851-1881

International Genealogical Index (IGI)
Mansfield FHS, Southridge Drive, Mansfield, Notts NG18 4RT (01623 626729)
Nottingham FHS, Stanhome Square, West Bridgford, Nottingham (0115 914 4255)
Nottingham Local Studies Library, Nottinghamshire only
Nottingham Archives, whole of England and Wales
Nottinghamshire FHS, whole of England and Wales (members loans)
Family Tree Magazine (printout service)

Society of Genealogists
National Index of parish Registers vol VI part 2  Nottinghamshire

Non-Conformist Registers
All pre-1901 Anglican registers are available on microfiche at Nottingham Archives and the Local Studies Library.  The main Public Libraries with local studies departments hold locality records.
Most pre-1900 Roman Catholic registers and many non-conformist registers including Quaker births marriages and deaths are also on film or fiche.
Pre-1837 non-conformist registers held at the PRO may also be available at the Archives Offices.
Check out the booklet, Nottinghamshire Parish and Denominational Registers: A finding List for Family Historians, from the Local Studies Library or Nottinghamshire Archives.

Wills
The Nottinghamshire Probate Sub-Registry, Butt Dyke House, 33 Park Row, Nottingham, NG1 6GR (0115 941 4288)
Nottinghamshire Archives holds wills from 1858 to 1926 with an index.
Until 1837, wills for Nottingham were proved at York.  Such wills are most likely to be found at the Borthwick Institute in  York.  From 1837 to 1884, Nottingham was in the Diocese of Lincoln within the province of Canterbury.  During this time, many wills were still proved at York.  Most of the wills are on microfilm, including some where the originals are lost.

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