Liverpool St Simon, Lancashire Genealogy

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== Chapelry History  ==
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Guide to '''Liverpool St Simon, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
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| County = Lancashire
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| Hundred = Liverpool
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| Poor Law Union = Liverpool
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| Registration District = Liverpool
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| PRbegin = 1831
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| BTbegin = 1827
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| Province = York
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| Diocese = Chester
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Rural Deanery = Liverpool South
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =  
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]
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St Simon Liverpool, was created as an ecclesiastical parish from [[Liverpool_St_Peter_and_St_Nicholas,_Lancashire]]  in 1846 and was closed in in 1930 (Source F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 182.) .
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=== Chapelry History  ===
  
The church was originally a Distrist Commissioner's church ,foundation stone of St Simon's Church Gloucester Street laid by Rev J BROOKS 14 July&nbsp; 1846.The church was consecrated by the Archbishop of Canterbury 1 March 1847<br>
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LIVERPOOL (St Simon) was created a '''district church''' in 1846 from, and lying within the civil boundaries of [[Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas, Lancashire|Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas]]. This church was later demolished in 1866 to be replaced by railway. St Simon's Parish church, Gloucester-street and Silver Street, consecrated 14 June 1872; following relocation by the London and North-western Railway Company. (Source F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 182).<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51112#s28 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 104-118. Date accessed: 3 Sep 2013.</ref>  
  
This church was later demolished in 1866 to be replaced by railway. St Simon's Parish church, Gloucester-street and Silver Street, consecrated 14 June 1872; following relocation by&nbsp; by the London and North-western Railway Company.<br><br> <br>
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=== Resources  ===
 
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== Resources  ==
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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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_BMD]]<br>
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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>  
  
==== Lancashire Online Parish Clerks ====
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==== Church records  ====
  
An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/<br>
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'''Online Records'''&nbsp;
  
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Online transcriptions exist for Liverpool St Simon's 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;
  
==== Church records ====
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FMP''' = [http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-united-kingdom-records-in-birth-marriage-death-and-parish-records?_ga=1.15400819.439752968.1397327276 FindMyPast.co.uk (£)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FREG''' = [http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl FreeReg]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''FS ''' = [http://familysearch.org FamilySearch.org]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''JOIN''' = [http://joinermarriageindex.co.uk/ Joiner's Marriage Index (£)]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''LBMD''' = [http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk LancashireBMD.org.uk]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''LOPC''' = [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/indexp.html Lancashire Online Parish Clerk]
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Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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{| width="725" border="1" align="center" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1"
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''LIVERPOOL&nbsp;ST&nbsp;SIMON Chapelry (1831) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''<u>Baptisms</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | '''<u>Marriages</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''<u>Burials</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1831-1910''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1848-1910''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/marrcov.php?region=LL 1848-1935]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | '''LIVERPOOL&nbsp;ST NICHOLAS&nbsp;PARISH&nbsp;(1604) Indexes&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1604-1894]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1604-1911]'''&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1779-1787;1809-1825]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Liverpool/Liverpool-Central/stnicholas/index.html 1776-1865]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Liverpool/Liverpool-Central/stnicholas/index.html 1788-1838]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Liverpool/Liverpool-Central/stnicholas/index.html 1776-1854]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | [http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/marrind.cgi?county=lancashire '''1837-1939''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2247 1659-1812]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffcc" | '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2247 1659-1812]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2247 1659-1812]'''
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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 '''[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Liverpool_St_Peter_and_St_Nicholas,_Lancashire LIVERPOOL ST PETER &amp; ST NICHOLAS PARISH] page.'''
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'''Original Records'''
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Liverpool St Simon's 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.
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.
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{{British Census|438717}}
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Poor Law Unions<br>  ====
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[[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.  
  
== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<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]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}} {{Lancashire}}
  
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== References ==
  
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[[Category:Lancashire]]
 
[[Category:Lancashire]]

Revision as of 15:11, 27 June 2014

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Guide to Liverpool St Simon, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Liverpool St Simon, Lancashire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Liverpool
County Lancashire
Poor Law Union Liverpool PLU
Registration District Liverpool
Records begin
Parish registers: 1831
Bishop's Transcripts: 1827
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Liverpool South
Diocese Chester
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Lancashire Record Office

Contents

Chapelry History

LIVERPOOL (St Simon) was created a district church in 1846 from, and lying within the civil boundaries of Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas. This church was later demolished in 1866 to be replaced by railway. St Simon's Parish church, Gloucester-street and Silver Street, consecrated 14 June 1872; following relocation by the London and North-western Railway Company. (Source F. Youngs, Local Administrative Units: Northern England (London: Royal Historical Society, 1991), p. 182).[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 BMD

Church records

Online Records 

Online transcriptions exist for Liverpool St Simon's 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
JOIN = Joiner's Marriage Index (£)
LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk
LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk
LIVERPOOL ST SIMON Chapelry (1831) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1831-1910 1848-1910 None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None 1848-1935 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 Simon's 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.

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 104-118. Date accessed: 3 Sep 2013.