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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
CHOLMONDELEY, a township, in the '''parish of Malpas''', union of Nantwich, Higher division of the hundred of Broxton, S. division of the county of Chester, 7½ miles (W.) from Nantwich. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,&amp;amp;amp;amp;amp;nbsp; [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50876#s15 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 603-607. Date accessed: 10 January 2014.</ref>  
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CHOLMONDELEY, a township, in the '''parish of Malpas''', union of Nantwich, Higher division of the hundred of Broxton, S. division of the county of Chester, 7½ miles (W.) from Nantwich. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A. [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50876#s15 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 603-607. Date accessed: 10 January 2014.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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*Nantwich (1837-1937)  
 
*Nantwich (1837-1937)  
 
*Crewe (1937-74)  
 
*Crewe (1937-74)  
*Congleton &amp; Crewe (1974-88)  
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*Congleton and Crewe (1974-88)  
 
*South Cheshire (1988-98)  
 
*South Cheshire (1988-98)  
 
*Cheshire Central (1998-2007)  
 
*Cheshire Central (1998-2007)  

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England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Cheshire, England Genealogy Gotoarrow.png Cheshire Parishes Gotoarrow.pngCholmondeley

Guide to Cholmondeley, Cheshire family history and genealogy:  parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

CHOLMONDELEY, a township, in the parish of Malpas, union of Nantwich, Higher division of the hundred of Broxton, S. division of the county of Chester, 7½ miles (W.) from Nantwich. [1]

Resources[edit | edit source]

Census records[edit | edit source]

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


Church Records[edit | edit source]

Cholmondeley chapel registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:

FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers
FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts
Cholmondeley St Nicholas Chapelry Online Records

Baptisms
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Burials

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Cholmondeley Chapel is a private chapel in Cholmondeley Park, associated with Malpas: St. Oswald.

 Here is a list of Cholmondeley Chapel registers on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City. Bishop's transcripts for Cholmondeley, 1601-1868 Cheshire Record Office no.: EDB 62.

Bishop's transcripts: Cholmondeley Film
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1601, 1604, 1607-1608, 1610; baptisms, 1615, 1626-1631, 1841-1842, 1844, 1851, 1853, 1855-1856, 1859-1861, 1863, 1865, 1868. 1655593 Item 2
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

Not Known part of Malpas.

Civil Registration
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from 1 July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. Here are two excellent Internet sites with birth, marriage and death indexes available:

Registration Districts[edit | edit source]

  • Nantwich (1837-1937)
  • Crewe (1937-74)
  • Congleton and Crewe (1974-88)
  • South Cheshire (1988-98)
  • Cheshire Central (1998-2007)
  • Cheshire (2007-09)
  • Cheshire East (2009+)

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Nantwich

Probate records[edit | edit source]

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

See also England, Cheshire Probate Records - FamilySearch Historical Records

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

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

Web Sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 603-607. Date accessed: 10 January 2014.