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For questions about the county of Worcestershire in the West Midlands of England, commonly abbreviated "Worcs". Not to be confused with the county town of Worcester, or the counties and towns called Worcester in the United States.

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Does the word 'foreign' apply to Irish in Bishop's transcripts from English Baptism records 18th century

I'm researching English records and came across a Bishop's transcript of a baptism in Worcestershire. The year is 1789. The records says: "Sarah daughter of Samuel and Mary Brooks Foreign"....
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