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Chapelry History

St Philip Hulme (Chester Street) in Manchester ancient parish, was created a district church within Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys Parish; exact boundary unknown. Church records begin in 1859.

The church was  closed in 1973.


Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Church records

Online Records 

There are online transcriptions for many of the Manchester City ecclesiastical parishes--including the ancient parish (Cathedral) of Our Lady, St George and St Denys, and for the baptism, marriage and burial registers of many of its numerous chapelries lying within its boundaries. Displayed below are those chapelries (including the Cathedral) with available online data located at the web sites indicated below; note the ranges of years: 

LOPCLancashire Online Parish Clerk
FMP =  FMP = FindMyPast
LBMDLancashire BMD
AC =
FREG =FreeReg
GLUK =  genealogylinksuk
GENGLD =Gengold


HULME ST PHILIP Chapelry (1859) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1859-1931 - part.  1860-1954 - part.  None
LOPC None None  None
LBMD 1859-1900 1860-1970 1859-1864 



Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1573-1872 1573-1889  None
LOPC 1573-1616;1777-1837 1573-1616;1782-1836 - part. yrs 1573-1616;1792-1836 - part. yrs
LBMD 1837-1881 1837-1946 1837-1881 
AC  1573-1616 1573-1616 1573-1616

Original Records Parish registers for St. Philip's Church, Hulme, 1859-1954 Microfilm copy of original registers filmed at the Manchester Archives Central Library in Manchester, England and formerly held at Manchester Central Library.
Hulme is a township with eight parochial chapelries in Manchester parish.
Manchester Archives Central Library call nos.: M320/4/1/1-8, M320/4/2/1-6.

Baptisms, 1859-April 1886.
2357299 Items 4 - 8
Baptisms, March 1886-1931. Marriages, 1860-July 1886.
Marriages, July 1886-1954.

Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 438721. for details of public houses in the 1881 census

Poor Law Unions

Manchester Poor Law Union

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lancashire 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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