Talk:Chester Cathedral Church Precinct, Cheshire Genealogy

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New Parish Table[edit source]

See Chester Cathedral for church records. Also see the surrounding parishes in Chester.


Old Parish Table[edit source]

Church of England[edit source]

Chester Cathedral (St Mary's) registers of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed and made searchable online, as  follows:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[1]
FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers
FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts
Chester Cathedral Church Precinct Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BIVRI
1687-1754

FS PR's 1688-1911
  NONE
1588-1754
  NONE

  NONE
FS BT'S
  NONE

  NONE

  NONE

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

St Mary (formerly dedicated to St Werburgh) Cathedral in the City of Chester was comprised of the following pre-1880 ecclesiastical churches, chapelries and district chapels attached to it:[2]

  • 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 14 October 2013.
  • Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 76-586. Adapted. Date accessed: 22 April 2013.