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To view a full list of (over 150) chapelries and district churches in the ancient parish of Manchester and their respective links to online transcriptions of
To view a full list of (over 150) chapelries and district churches in the ancient parish of Manchester and their respective links to online transcriptions ofbaptisms, marriages and burials , be sure to visit the [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Manchester_Our_Lady,_St_George_and_St_Denys,_Lancashire '''MANCHESTER (CATHEDRAL) OUR LADY, ST GEORGE & ST DENYS'''] page.
Latest revision as of 20:35, 1 October 2012
LONGSIGHT, a chapelry in Manchester parish, Lancashire; on the Manchester and Stockport railway, 2 miles SW of Manchester. It was constituted in 1854. The church was repaired in 1869, and is excellent. A Wesleyan chapel was built in 1869.
By 1885 there were three chapelries serving this township--all attached to and standing within the ancient parish of Manchester (Cathedral), Our Lady, St George and St Denys.
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
Online transcriptions for Longsight St John Chapelry (1846) exist, as well as those for the chapelries of St Agnes (1885) and St Clement (1871). These three chapelries were attached to and lay within the boundary of the ancient parish of Manchester (Cathedral) Our Lady, St George, and St Denys. Links to online baptisms, marriages and burials registers are displayed below and located at the web sites indicated; note the ranges of years:
|LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk|
|FMP = FMP = FindMyPast|
|LBMD = Lancashire BMD|
|AC = Ancestry.co.uk|
|LONGSIGHT ST AGNES Chapelry (1885) Indexes|
|LBMD||None||None - see St John||None|
|LONGSIGHT ST CLEMENT Chapelry (1871) Indexes|
|FS||1871-1939 - part.||1876-1952 - part.||None|
|LBMD||None||None - seel also St John||None|
|LONGSIGHT ST JOHN Chapelry (1846) Indexes|
|FS||1871-1920 - part.||1876-1896||None|
MANCHESTER CATHEDRAL - OUR LADY, ST GEORGE AND ST DENYS (1573) Indexes
|LOPC||1573-1616;1777-1837||1573-1616;1782-1836 - part. yrs||1573-1616;1792-1836 - part. yrs|
To view a full list of (over 150) chapelries and district churches in the ancient parish of Manchester and their respective links to online transcriptions of baptisms, marriages and burials of each, be sure to visit the MANCHESTER (CATHEDRAL) OUR LADY, ST GEORGE & ST DENYS page.
Longsight St John's, St Ganes' and St Clement's original parish (chapelry) registers are housed at the Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)
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 438731. 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.
Poor Law Unions
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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any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above..
http://www.achurchnearyou.com/chorlton-cum-hardy-st-clement/ for information about the parish
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