Acocks Green


O.S. Ref: SP120833
A suburb in S.E. Birmingham

Parish Church

St.Mary the Virgin, St.Mary's Close, Warwick Rd., Acocks Green, Birmingham

Ecclesiastical Jurisdiction

Archdeaconry & Diocese of Worcester until 1905, when transferred to the Diocese of Birmingham[25]

Bishops' Transcripts

Begin 1866 Worcestershire Archives [22]

Register Copies

Christenings1866-1942 Marriages1867-1941 Library of Birmingham [60]



Marriages1912-36 Library of Birmingham [61]


Christenings1865-1963 Library of Birmingham [61]

Monumental Inscriptions and Associated Documents

St. Mary's BMSGH Shop

St. Mary, Acock's Green: MIs, war memorial 1914-19, 1939-45: Warwickshire monumental inscriptions, vol. 30 [Typescript.] - Published : Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry, 1996 - Author Evans, Julie (trans.) Society of Genealogists [59]

Census Records

All the censuses between 1841 and 1901 are now available on a number of fee-paying (Subscription or PayAsYouGo) sites including,, The 1911 census is available in full or in part on some of these sites. We are unable to advise on the choice of site since researchers' personal preferences will be influenced by the content and search facilities offered by each site. Some sites offer a free trial.

Access to the library edition of is widely available at most record offices, includingWorcestershire Archives, and some libraries. You are advised to book time on their computers before making a visit.

A free-to-view site is being developed at for the 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871 and 1891 censuses. Coverage of Worcestershire parishes is rather sparse at this time.

Census returns can usually be viewed at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints' Family History Centres.

Some repositories offer census details on microform, disc or printed copy. These include:

1871 census Greater Birmingham (part) plus Budbrooke, Dunchurch & Leamington surname & folio index plus images of the folios for pieces RG 10/2968-2974, 3076-3086, 3088-3089, 3119, 3134-3160 & 3187-3193 [CD-ROM] - Published Birmingham Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry 2004 - Author: Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry Society of Genealogists


Acocks Green on old picture postcards - Book - BMSGH Shop

Last Updated: 03/10/2013