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DUKINFIELD or Duckenfield, is a township, in the parish of Stockport, union of Ashton-under-Lyne, hundred of Macclesfield, N. division of the county of Chester; adjoining Ashton-under-Lyne. The river Tame separates the township from the town of Ashton-under-Lyne, in Lancashire. A church, dedicated to St. John the Evangelist, was erected in 1840-1841, and consecrated on May 24th in the latter year. An ecclesiastical parish, called St. Mark's, was formed of a part of Dukinfield adjoining Ashton, in February 1846. Another chapel was built and situated in the town of Stalybridge (which is partly in this township), called Castle Hall Chapel, was formed, also in 1846.
The Calvinists, Independents, Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists, Methodists of the New Connexion, Moravians, Unitarians, and Roman Catholics have places of worship.
Census records from 1841-1891 are available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 241242. To view these census images online, they are available through the following websites for a fee ($) or free:
- FamilySearch has some of the British Censuses available.
- FindMyPast ($) has all available census records including images, and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and some public and academic libraries.
- Ancestry.co.uk ($) has now all available census records but free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and at numerous public and academic libraries. The library versions are known as AncestryInstitution.com.
- The Genealogist.co.uk ($) has all available censuses and is free at Family History Centers and the Family History Library and various other libraries.
- FreeCen is a UK census searches. It is not complete and individuals are always asked to consider helping out with transcriptions.
Dukinfield St Mark chapel registers of christenings, marriages and burials and those for Castle Hall Chapelry, St John the Evangelist, and St Matthew's have been indexed by the following groups:
|BIVRI = British Isles Vital Records Index (Ancestry) - (£)|
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts|
|DUKINFIELD ST MARK Chapelry (1846) Online Records|
|DUKINFIELD ST JOHN the EVANGELIST Chapelry (1841) Online Records|
|BIVRI||1861-1867, 1873-1881, 1890-1896||
|DUKINFIELD ST MATTHEW Chapelry (1879) Online Records|
|CASTLE HALL STALYBRIDGE Chapelry (1846, 1852 or 1790?) Online Records - partly in Dukinfield|
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.
Here is a list of parish registers on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
Parish registers for St. Mark's Chapel in Dukinfield, 1846-1959 Cheshire Record Office no.: P204/1/1-5, P204/2/1-5, P215/5520/3.
| Parish Registers: St Mark's Chapel
| Baptisms, 1846-1900; Marriages, 1849-1886.
|| 1656304 Items 3 - 7|
| Marriages 1886-1905.
|| 1656305 Items 1 - 2|
| Baptisms, 1900-1917; Marriages, 1905-1912 (to 27 Apr. 1912).
|| 2068902 Items 6 - 8|
| Marriages, 1912-1924 (from 10 Apr. 1912)
|| 2068903 Items 1-2|
| Baptisms, 1875-1887 (from St. Mark's mission room and found in St. Luke's parish registers).
|| 2147303 Item 10|
| Baptisms, 1917-1937. Marriages, 1924-Oct. 1937.
|| 2147232 Items 6 - 7|
| Marriages, Sep. 1937-1959.
|| 2147233 Items 1 - 2|
Parish registers for St. John's Chapel, Dukinfield, 1841-1955 Cheshire Record Office no.: P167/1/1-6, P167/2/1-5, P167/3/1-3, P167/3562.
| Parish Registers: St John's Chapel
| Baptisms, 1841-1861.
|| 1655858 Item 6|
| Baptisms, 1861-1910. Marriages, 1842-1871.
|| 1655859 |
| Marriages, 1871-1906. Burials, 1841-1860.
|| 1655874 |
| Burials, 1860-1955.
|| 1655875 Items 1 - 2|
| Baptisms, 1910-1946. Marriages, 1906-June 1936.
|| Granite Mountain Record Vault 2068903 Items 3 - 5|
| Marriages, June 1936-1940.
|| 2068904 Item 1|
Parish registers of St. Luke's Church, Dukinfield, 1889-1959 Cheshire Record Office call no.: P215/5520/1-6.
| Parish Registers: St Luke's Church
| Baptisms, 1889-1958.
|| 2147303 Items 8 - 9|
| Marriages, 1906-Feb. 1921
|| 2147303 Items 11 - 12|
| Marriages, Feb. 1921-1959.
|| 2147304 Items 1 - 2|
Bishop's transcripts for St. Mark's Chapel, Dukinfield, 1846-1903 Cheshire Record Office no.: EDB 81
| Bishops Transcripts: St Mark's Chapel
| Baptisms, 1846-1851, 1882-1888, 1890, 1889, 1891-1903.
|| 1647428 Item 2|
Bishop's transcripts for St. John's Chapel, Dukinfield, 1844-1854 Cheshire Record Office no.: EDB 80
| Bishops Transcripts: St Jonn's Chapel
| Baptisms, burials, 1844-1846, baptisms, 1847-1849, burials, 1847-1849, baptisms, 1851-1854.
|| 1647428 Item 1|
Bishop's transcriptsfor Christ Church, Dukinfield, 1892 Cheshire Record Office: EDB 79
| Bishops Transcripts:Christ Church
| Baptisms, 1892.
|| 1647369 Item 7|
Non Conformist Churches
- Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
- Methodist New Connexion
- Moravian/United Brethren
- Plymouth Brethren
- Presbyterian Unitarian
- Primitive Methodist
- Roman Catholic
- Wesleyan Methodist
- Free Methodist
Here is a list of parish registers on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
Burials, Moravian Chapel, Dukinfield, 1754-1840 Microfilm of original records at the Astley Cheetham Public Library in Staleybridge, Cheshire
|Burials, Moravian Chapel, Dukinfield||Film|
| Burials, Moravian Chapel, Dukinfield, 1754-1840
|| 1648193 Item 3|
Church records for Astley Street Primitive Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield, 1919-1941 Manchester Archives Central Library call no.: M275.
|Church records for Astley Street Primitive Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield||Film|
| Marriages, 1919-1941.
|| 2357133 Item 13|
Church records for Bethesda, Wellington Street New Connexion Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield, 1840-1911 Manchester Archives Central Library call no.: L10/74.
|Church records for Bethesda, Wellington Street New Connexion Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield||Film|
| Burials, 1840-1887, 1905-1911.
|| 2357133 Item 14|
Church records for Foundry Street Primitive Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield, 1850-1958 Manchester Archives Central Library call no.: C/12/3.
|Church records for Foundry Street Primitive Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield||Film|
| Baptisms, 1850-1953. Marriages, 1892-1958.
|| 2357134 Items 1 - 7|
Church records for Park Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield, 1855-1967 Manchester Archives Central Library call no.: L10/10, M275.
|Church records for Park Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Dukinfield,||Film|
| Baptisms, 1855-1953, 1967. Marriages, 1897-1953.
|| 2357133 Items 15 - 20|
Presbyterian Church Dukinfield, Church records, 1670-1840 RG-4 series nos. 1799, 3764A, 2520, 576, 165, 710.
|Presbyterian Church Dukinfield, Church records||Film|
| Baptisms, marriages and burials, 1670-1840.
|| 20044 Items 1-5|
| Another filming of 4th item
|| 590679 Item 11|
Old Chapel Dukinfield Presbyterian/Unitarian Church records, 1677-1985 Microfilm of original records at the Timeside Libraries and Arts Dept., Stalybridge, Cheshire.
|Old Chapel Dukinfield Presbyterian/Unitarian Church records, 1677-1985||Film|
| General register (christenings with some marriages and funerals), 1677-1712 -- Baptisms and burials, 1761-1785 -- Baptisms, 1785-1833 -- Burials, 1784-1793 -- Baptisms, 1833-1985 -- Marriages, 1869-1875, 1837-1869.
|| 1514710 |
Moravian Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire Church records, 1784-1839 RG-4 series no. 97.
|Moravian Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire Church records||Film|
| Baptisms, 1784-1839.
|| 20044 Item 6|
Moravian Chapel Fairfield, Lancashire Church records, 1785-1840 Public Record Office nos.: RG4/3122, 3123
|Moravian Chapel Fairfield, Lancashire Church records||Film|
| Includes baptisms, 1786-1840 and burials, 1785-1840.
Includes records for the Dukinfield Moravian congregation, 1786-1812.
| 560881 Items 4-5|
Providence Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire: Independent Church records, 1806-1837 RG-4 series nos. 179-181.
|Providence Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire: Independent Church records||Film|
| Births, baptisms, burials, 1806-1837.
|| 20047 Items 6-8|
| Births and baptisms, 1806-1830. Burials, 1807-1828.
|| 1482351 Item 11|
| Births and baptisms, 1830-1837. Burials, 1829.
|| 1482352 Item 1|
| Burials, 1821-1837.
|| 1482351 Item 10|
Caroline Street Chapel Staleybridge, England Wesleyan Church records, 1812-1837 RG-4 series nos. 545, 546, 547.
|Caroline Street Chapel Staleybridge, England Wesleyan Church records||Film|
| Births, baptisms and burials 1812-1837.
|| 20051 Items 5-7|
Old Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire: Presbyterian/Unitarian Early marriages 1677-1713 Manchester and Lancashire FHS Library no.: RC 363
|Old Chapel Dukinfield, Cheshire: Presbyterian/Unitarian||Film|
| Early marriages recorded at Dukinfield 1677-1713
|| 1656924 Item 18|
Extracts from the registers of the non-conformist chapel, Dukinfield, kept by the Rev. Samuel Angier, 1677 to 1713
|Extracts from the registers of the non-conformist chapel, Dukinfield,||Film|
| Extracts from the registers of the non-conformist chapel, Dukinfield, kept by the Rev. Samuel Angier, 1677 to 1713
|| 1656924 Item 20|
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:
- Ashton under Lyn (1837-1937)
- Hyde (1937-1974)
- Ashton under Lyn
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.
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- ↑ Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848). Date Accessed: 19 February 2013
- ↑ 'British Isles Vital Records Index - 2nd Ed. Breakdown of Records', Genoot, accessed 14 October 2013.
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