Shrewsbury St Chad, Shropshire Genealogy

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Guide to Shrewsbury St Chad, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

St. Chad is an ecclesiastical parish within the town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire, England. Address: St. Chad's Church, St. Chad's Terrace, Shrewsbury, SY1 1J

Shrewsbury St Chad, Shropshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Albrighton Division; Condover; Ford; Shrewsbury Borough
County Shropshire
Poor Law Union Shrewsbury Incorporation
Registration District Shrewsbury
Records begin
Parish registers: 1616
Bishop's Transcripts: 1631
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Shrewsbury
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

In 1848 theparish contained 7625 inhabitants. [1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Civil records[edit | edit source]

Church records[edit | edit source]

Shrewsbury St Chad parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available on-line for the following years:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
BOYD = Boyd's Marriage Index (findmypast) - (£)
FMP = Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)[3][4][5][6]
IARC = Internet Archive - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[7]
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[8]
MLOC = Mel Lockie website - free
PALL = Pallot's Marriage Index (Ancestry) - (£)[9]
SHREWSBURY ST CHAD PARISH (1616) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BIVRI
1792-1812

BOYD
1610-1812

FMP Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
IARC 1616-1717
1616-1717
1616-1717
IARC 1717-1781
1717-1754
1717-1781
IGI 1616-1868 1616-1678, 1813-1838
JOIN
1617-1754

MLOC 1616-1717
1616-1717
1616-1717]
MLOC 1717-1781
1717-1754
1717-1781]
PALL
1790-1812

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1631-1868, 1879 Marr 1631-1837 Bur 1631-1855,1868.

Websites[edit | edit source]

http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/SAL/ShrewsburyStChad/index.html

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp.93-104. Date accessed: 10 July 2012.
  2. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 21 February 2014.
  3. 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  4. 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  5. 'Shropshire Banns 1760-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  6. 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  7. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 April 2014.
  8. 'Shropshire Coverage,' The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 9 September 2013.
  9. Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes. Digital version at FamilySearch Digital Library.