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Cramlington St. Nicholas's Burial Register (1666 - 1813)


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Cramlington St. Nicholas's Burial Register - Click for bigger imageThis entry, extracted from the Cramlington parish burial register, refers to John Urwin. John died on the 25th June 1799 and was buried on the 27th June 1799 aged 30 years. When a person is buried an entry is made in the burial register. Of particular interest are the burial registers of the period 1798-1812. These are known as Bishop Barrington registers. Shute Barrington, Bishop of Durham, ordered that additional information should be recorded, for example, a person's age and occupation when they died. Burial registers of Cramlington parish are deposited with Northumberland Archives Service.