Talk:Nantwich, Cheshire Genealogy

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New Parish Table[edit source]

Nantwich parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PRs = England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000 (FamilySearch) - free
FS BTs = England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP Diocese PRs = Cheshire Diocese Of Chester Parish Registers (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Diocese BTs = Cheshire Diocese Of Chester Bishop's Transcripts (FindMyPast) - ($)
NBI = National Burial Index (FindMyPast) - free
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[1]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free

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Nantwich Online Parish Records
Collections
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes/images
Indexes only
Indexes/images
Indexes only
Indexes/images
Indexes only
FS PRs 1538-2000
1538-2000
1538-2000
FS BTs 1598-1900
1598-1900
1598-1900
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FMP Diocese PRs 1538-1909
1572-1910
1572-1910
FMP Diocese BTs 1538-1909
1572-1910
1572-1910
NBI



1776-1837
BOYD

1538-1850


IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


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

Records are also available at the Cheshire Archives and Local Studies.


Old Parish Table[edit source]

Nantwich St Mary and St Nicholas parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed by the following groups:

BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)[2]
CPR = Cheshire Parish Register Project - free[3]
FamilySearch Parish Registers
FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - (£)[4]
Nantwich St Mary and St Nicholas Parish (1539) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
BIVRI 1821-1867, 1871-1894
1826-1874

CPR 1572-1871
1572-1871
1572-1871
FS PR's 1572-1909
  NONE
1572-1910
  NONE
1572-1943
  NONE
FS BT'S 1596-1894
  NONE
1596-1871
  NONE
1596-1894
  NONE
JOIN
1572-1837

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.

Nantwich, St. Mary & St. Nicholas (C of E). An ancient parish, originally serving the townships of Alvaston, Leighton (near Nantwich), Nantwich, Willaston (near Nantwich) (part) and Woolstanwood. Registers of Baptisms 1539–1944, Marriages 1876–1949 and Burials 1573–1943 have been deposited at the Cheshire Record Office. Microfilm copy of original record in the Cheshire Record Office, Chester, England. Cheshire Record Office call nos.: P120/4525/1-39.

Parish Register Content FHL Film
Baptisms, 1539-1653. Burials, 1539-1653. Marriages, 1572-1653. BRITISH 2104846 Items 12 - 13
Births and baptisms, marriages, burials, 1653-1762. Baptisms, burials, 1763-1825. BRITISH 2105029
Baptisms, Feb. 1824-Sep. 1910. BRITISH 2105030
Baptisms, Aug. 1910-1944. Marriages, 1754-Dec. 1853. BRITISH 2105031
Marriages, Dec. 1853-June 1910. BRITISH 2105032
Marriages, Feb. 1909-1949. Marriage banns, 1917-1920. BRITISH 2105033
Marriage banns, 1920-1937. Burials, 1813-July 1905. BRITISH 2105034
Burials, July 1905-1943. Registers of graves, 1885-1963. BRITISH 2105035 Items 1 - 4

Bishop's Transcripts Microfilm of manuscripts in the Cheshire Record Office, Chester, England. The church is known as St. Mary's. Cheshire Record Office no.: EDB/153

Bishop's Transcripts Content FHL Film
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1596, 1600, 1603-1605, 1607-1614, 1618, 1620, 1622, 1624, 1626-1633, 1636-1639. BRITISH 1752199 Item 2
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1658-1662, 1664, 1668-1679, 1681-1683, 1687-1698, 1700-1725, 1728-1729, 1731, 1736-1762, 1764-1774, 1776-1820. BRITISH 1786141
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1727-1728. BRITISH 1894521 Item 6
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1821-1830. BRITISH 1836131 Item 2
Burials, 1830. Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1831-1850. BRITISH 1836189
Baptisms, 1850-1870. Marriages, 1851-1863, 1868-1870. Burials, 1851-1870. BRITISH 1836190
Baptisms, burials, 1871-1894. Marriages, 1871. Burials, 1870. BRITISH 1836191

Barony, All Saints (C of E), The Barony. A chapel of ease to St. Mary & St. Nicholas, closed in 1971. Registers of Baptisms 1930–1971 are held at St. Mary & St. Nicholas. Burials 1930–1971 were recorded in the registers of St Mary & St Nicholas (no marriages here).

  1. ArcherSoftware.co.uk
  2. 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 14 October 2013.
  3. 'CPR Project Progress (As on 17 January 2014),' Cheshire Parish Register Project, accessed 1 February 2014.
  4. Cheshire Coverage, The Joiner Marriage Index, accessed 16 October 2013.