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Guide to Shrewsbury St Alkmund, Shropshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

St. Alkmund is an ecclesiastical parish within the town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire, England.

Shrewsbury St Alkmund, Shropshire
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Albrighton Division; Ford; Shrewsbury Borough
County Shropshire
Poor Law Union Shrewsbury Incorporation PLU
Registration District Shrewsbury
Records begin
Parish registers: 1559
Bishop's Transcripts: 1630
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Shrewsbury
Diocese Lichfield
Province Canterbury
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Shropshire Record Office


Parish History

In 1848 the parish contained 1642 inhabitants. [1]


Civil records

Church records

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office Bap 1630-1869 Marr 1630-1837 Bur 1630-1869

Shrewsbury St Alkmund, Shropshire parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FMP = Shropshire Records (findmypast) - (£)[2][3][4][5]
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[6]
Shrewsbury St Alkmund, Shropshire Online Parish Records


Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FMP Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined Undefined
IGI 1559-1871 1559-1837



  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp.93-104. Date accessed: 10 July 2012.
  2. 'Shropshire Baptisms 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  3. 'Shropshire Marriages 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  4. 'Shropshire Banns 1760-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  5. 'Shropshire Burials 1538-1900,' findmypast, accessed 28 April 2014.
  6. Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for Shropshire, England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 21 April 2014.


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