Liverpool St Matthias, Lancashire

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Guide to '''Liverpool St Matthias, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
 
== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Liverpool St Matthias was a chapelry in 1833 created from, and lying within the boundaries of [[Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas, Lancashire]]  Ecclesiastical Parish.  
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LIVERPOOL (St. Matthias) '''district church''', Love-lane, created from, and lying within the boundaries of [[Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas, Lancashire|Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas]]. It was built in the Grecian style, and was erected in 1834. The district Church was required by the Liverpool and Bury Railway company and they provided land at Great Howard Street with building in 1847. The Love lane Church of 1834 was destroyed by fire on 10 April 1847. but, the building standing in the line of the Bury railway was taken down by the company, and a new church was erected.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 104-118. Adapted. Date accessed: 02 July 2010.</ref>  
 
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The district Church was required by the Liverpool and Bury Railway compnay and they provided land at Great Howard Street with building in 1847. The Love lane Church of 1834 was destroyed by fire on 10 April 1847.  
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St Matthias church, Great Howard Street was consecrated on 17 April 1849. The church closed in 1949.
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From Lewis' ''Topographical Dictionary of England'':
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"St. Matthias' district church, Love-lane, in the Grecian style, was erected in 1834, at an expense of £3173; but, the building standing in the line of the Bury railway, it was taken down by the company, and a new church was erected. [This chapelry lay within the civil parish of St Nicholas Liverpool.]"<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 104-118. Adapted. Date accessed: 02 July 2010.</ref>  
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMDs
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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMDs  
  
 
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Online transcriptions exist for Liverpool St Mathias Chapel registers as well as for Liverpool's ancient parish of St Nicholas' baptism, marriage and burial registers. Displayed below are those links to online data for both this chapelry and for the ancient parish of St Nicholas located in the following websites; note the ranges of years''':'''&nbsp;  
 
Online transcriptions exist for Liverpool St Mathias Chapel registers as well as for Liverpool's ancient parish of St Nicholas' baptism, marriage and burial registers. Displayed below are those links to online data for both this chapelry and for the ancient parish of St Nicholas located in the following websites; note the ranges of years''':'''&nbsp;  
  
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'''Original Records'''  
 
'''Original Records'''  
  
Liverpool St Mathias Chapelry (parish) registers are held at the Liverpool Record Office. These registers have also been microfilmed by FamilySearch and they are available through its 4600 [https://familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Centers] worldwide.
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Liverpool St Mathias Chapelry (parish) registers are held at the Liverpool Record Office. These registers have also been microfilmed by FamilySearch and they are available through its 4600 [https://familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch Centers] worldwide.  
  
 
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{{British Census|438717}}  
  
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==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
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==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
  
 
[[Liverpool, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Liverpool, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
  
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lancashire Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lancashire Probate Records|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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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
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Guide to Liverpool St Matthias, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapelry History

LIVERPOOL (St. Matthias) district church, Love-lane, created from, and lying within the boundaries of Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas. It was built in the Grecian style, and was erected in 1834. The district Church was required by the Liverpool and Bury Railway company and they provided land at Great Howard Street with building in 1847. The Love lane Church of 1834 was destroyed by fire on 10 April 1847. but, the building standing in the line of the Bury railway was taken down by the company, and a new church was erected.[1]

Resources

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 BMDs

Church records

Online Records 

Online transcriptions exist for Liverpool St Mathias Chapel registers as well as for Liverpool's ancient parish of St Nicholas' baptism, marriage and burial registers. Displayed below are those links to online data for both this chapelry and for the ancient parish of St Nicholas located in the following websites; note the ranges of years: 

AC = Ancestry.co.uk (£)
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk (£)
FREG = FreeReg
FS = FamilySearch.org
LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk
LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk
LIVERPOOL ST MATHIAS Chapelry (1834) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1834-1898 None  None
LOPC 1834-1939 1850-1944 None
LBMD None 1850-1935 None
LIVERPOOL ST NICHOLAS PARISH (1604) Indexes 
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1604-1894 1604-1911  1779-1787;1809-1825
LOPC 1776-1865 1788-1838 1776-1854
LBMD None 1837-1939 None
AC  1659-1812 1659-1812 1659-1812

To view a full list for all of Liverpool Parish’s (nearly 60) chapelries, ecclesiastical churches, and district chapels, and to view online baptism, marriage and burial transcription indexes, visit the LIVERPOOL ST PETER & ST NICHOLAS PARISH page.

Original Records

Liverpool St Mathias Chapelry (parish) registers are held at the Liverpool Record Office. These registers have also been microfilmed by FamilySearch and they are available through its 4600 FamilySearch Centers worldwide.

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 438717.


Poor Law Unions

Liverpool, Lancashire 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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Web sites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 104-118. Adapted. Date accessed: 02 July 2010.