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'''London All Hallows Bread Street with St John the Evangelist''' family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.<br>
 
=== Parish History ===
 
[[Image:{{LondonStJohnEvangelistChurch}}]][[Image:{{LondonAllHallowsBreadStreetChurch}}]]
 
=== All Hallows Bread Street Timeline ===
 
*'''1227''' - first mentioned
*'''1666''' - church destroyed by Great Fire of London<ref name="dunn">Phillip B. Dunn, ''A Guide to Ancestral Research in London'' (Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing and Marketing, c1987, 1992), 58-59. {{FHL|579061|item|disp=FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d}}.</ref>
*'''1681-1684''' - church rebuilt; united with St John the Evangelist Parish
*'''1878''' - church demolished; furnishings distributed among other London churches
 
=== St John the Evangelist Timeline ===
 
*'''1666''' - church destroyed by Great Fire of London; never rebuilt; united with All Hallows Bread Street Parish<ref name="dunn" />
 
=== 1831 description ===
 
'All Hallows Bread Street is situated at the corner of Bread Street and Watling Street, and takes its name from the same dedication as the last, and its situation, which is near to the ancient Bread Market of the city. It was originally a rectory of very ancient foundation, under the patronage of the Prior and Canons of Christ Church, Canterbury, but since the Reformation it was conveyed to the Archbishop of Canterbury, of which see, it is one of the thirteen peculiars within the city. The old church was destroyed by the great fire in 1666. The present edifice was erected from the designs of Sir Christopher Wren as a church in the united parishes of All Hallows, Bread Street, and St. John the Evangelist, the old church of which stood at the northeast of Friday Street and and Watling Street. The body of the church's plain, with dressings of the Tuscan order. It is 72 feet in length, 35 in breadth and 30 in height. It is an excellent specimen of the talents of Sir Christopher Wren in substantial and useful church building.'<ref>James Elmes, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digitised by [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
 
All Hallows Bread Street and St John the Evangelist parishes were part of [[Bread Street Ward, London, England|Bread Street Ward]]. The parish name has also been spelled Allhallows Bread Street. All Hallows Bread Street Church was torn down in 1876.<br>
 
St John the Evangelist Parish was also known as St John the Evangelist Friday Street Parish. Another name is St John the Evangelist Watling Street Parish.<br>
 
'''1848 parish description:'''<br>'''Allhallows, Bread-street, '''with'''St. John the Evangelist''', are '''parishes''' in the city of London within the Walls. The patron is the Archbishop, and the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury, alternately. They are parishes within the poor-law union of the City of London.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51117#s1000 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 129-170 Adapted. Date accessed: 26 October 2013.</ref><br>
 
=== Resources ===
=== Church records ===
=== Census records ===
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==== 1541 Subsidy ====
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== Parish History ==
 
[[Image:{{LondonStJohnEvangelistChurch}}]][[Image:{{LondonAllHallowsBreadStreetChurch}}]]
 
=== All Hallows Bread Street Timeline ===
 
*'''1227''' - first mentioned
*'''1666''' - church destroyed by Great Fire of London<ref name="dunn">Phillip B. Dunn, ''A Guide to Ancestral Research in London'' (Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing and Marketing, c1987, 1992), 58-59. {{FHL|579061|item|disp=FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d}}.</ref>
*'''1681-1684''' - church rebuilt; united with St John the Evangelist Parish
*'''1878''' - church demolished; furnishings distributed among other London churches
 
=== St John the Evangelist Timeline ===
 
*'''1666''' - church destroyed by Great Fire of London; never rebuilt; united with All Hallows Bread Street Parish<ref name="dunn" />
 
=== 1831 description ===
 
'All Hallows Bread Street is situated at the corner of Bread Street and Watling Street, and takes its name from the same dedication as the last, and its situation, which is near to the ancient Bread Market of the city. It was originally a rectory of very ancient foundation, under the patronage of the Prior and Canons of Christ Church, Canterbury, but since the Reformation it was conveyed to the Archbishop of Canterbury, of which see, it is one of the thirteen peculiars within the city. The old church was destroyed by the great fire in 1666. The present edifice was erected from the designs of Sir Christopher Wren as a church in the united parishes of All Hallows, Bread Street, and St. John the Evangelist, the old church of which stood at the northeast of Friday Street and and Watling Street. The body of the church's plain, with dressings of the Tuscan order. It is 72 feet in length, 35 in breadth and 30 in height. It is an excellent specimen of the talents of Sir Christopher Wren in substantial and useful church building.'<ref>James Elmes, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digitised by [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
 
All Hallows Bread Street and St John the Evangelist parishes were part of [[Bread Street Ward, London, England|Bread Street Ward]]. The parish name has also been spelled Allhallows Bread Street. All Hallows Bread Street Church was torn down in 1876.<br>
 
St John the Evangelist Parish was also known as St John the Evangelist Friday Street Parish. Another name is St John the Evangelist Watling Street Parish.<br>
 
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'''1848 parish description:'''<br>'''Allhallows, Bread-street, '''with''' St. John the Evangelist''', are '''parishes''' in the city of London within the Walls. The patron is the Archbishop, and the Dean and Chapter of Canterbury, alternately. They are parishes within the poor-law union of the City of London.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51117#s1000 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 129-170 Adapted. Date accessed: 26 October 2013.</ref><br>
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