Radcliffe St Thomas, Lancashire Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to navigation Jump to search

England go to Lancashire go to Lancashire Parishes

Guide to Radcliffe St Thomas, Lancashire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Radcliffe St Thomas, Lancashire
St thomas church radcliffe Lancashire.jpg
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Salford
County Lancashire
Poor Law Union Bury
Registration District Bury
Records begin
Parish registers: 1826
Bishop's Transcripts: 1819
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Prestwich
Diocese Manchester
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Lancashire Record Office

Chapelry History[edit | edit source]

St. Thomas's district church, Radcliffe-Bridge, was formed in 1819 from, and lying within the boundaries of Radcliffe St Mary. The parish contains also part of Starling village.[1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Church Records[edit | edit source]

Online Records[edit | edit source]

Church of England

Radcliffe St Thomas chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Radcliffe St Mary to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following websites and ranges of years:

AC = Ancestry.co.uk (£)
FMP = findmypast (£)
FREG = FreeReg
FS = FamilySearch.org
LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk
LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk
RADCLIFFE ST THOMAS Chapelry  (1819) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
AC 1826-1915 1826-1964
FS 1863-1910 1874-1935 1863-1964
LOPC 1819-1825, 1878 None 1877-1921
LBMD None 1849-1900 None
RADCLIFFE ST MARY PARISH (1557) Indexes (ancient parish containing RADCLIFFE ST THOMAS Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1557-1916 1560-1874 1756-1925
LOPC 1557-1673, 1680-1783, 1813-1851 1560-1770, 1831-1897 1558-1783, 1813-1833, 1841-1925
LBMD 1837-1900 1837-1900 1837-1879
FMP None 1560-1766 None
AC 1557-1783 1560-1761 1557-1783
FREG 1828-1851 1831-1864 1841-1914

For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Radcliffe St Thomas and comprising the whole ancient parish of Radcliffe St Mary to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the RADCLIFFE ST MARY PARISH page.

Radcliffe- St Thomas
Baptisms-1819-1825- MFPR 150 or MFPR 2097
Baptisms-1825-1837- MFPR 150
Baptisms-1837-1837- MFPR 150 or MFPR 2097
Baptisms-1837-1859- MFPR 150
Baptisms-1859-1899- MFPR 1587
Baptisms-1899-1981- MFPR 1588
Baptisms Transcript-1819-1886- q929.32738 RAD (976)
Baptisms Transcript-1886-1981- q929.32738 RAD (022)
Burials-1826-1854- MFPR 150
Burials-1854-1890- MFPR 1593
Burials-1890-1964- MFPR 1594
Burials Transcript-1819-1964- q929.32738 RAD (553)
Marriages-1849-1894- MFPR 1589
Marriages-1894-1928- MFPR 1590
Marriages-1928-1969- MFPR 1591
Marriages-1969-1987- MFPR 1592
Marriages Transcript-1849-1894- q929.32738 RAD (008)
Marriages Transcript-1894-1928- q929.32738 RAD (008)
Marriages Transcript-1928-1987- q929.32738 RAD (008)

The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
Email: archiveslocalstudies@manchester.gov.uk

The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)

Parish registers for St. Thomas' Church, Radcliffe, 1813-1964 Microfilm of originals in St. Thomas Church, Radcliffe, and at the Manchester Archives Central Library in Manchester, England.
Manchester Archives Central Library call nos.: L155/1/1/3-7; L155/1/2/2-7; L155/1/3/4-10.

Baptisms, 1826-1853. Marriages, 1813-1837.
Baptisms, 1826-1876; marriages, 1849-1876; burials, 1826-1858.
Baptisms, 1874-1931. Marriages, 1874-March 1892.
Marriages, March 1892-1951.
Burials, 1858-1877.
992091 Item 1
Burials, 1877-1964.
2356279 Items 1 - 7

Non Conformist Records[edit | edit source]

Census Records[edit | edit source]

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Bury Poor Law Union, Lancashire

Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lancashire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers
[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales published in 1870-72 Date Accessed 1 October 2013