Manchester St Matthew, Campfield, Lancashire

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From: ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 221-247. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51130 Date accessed: 19 July 2010.  
 
From: ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 221-247. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51130 Date accessed: 19 July 2010.  
  
Manchester St Matthew, Campfield is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1828 from&nbsp;[[Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire]] Ancient Parish. <br><br>
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Manchester St Matthew, Campfield is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1828 from&nbsp;[[Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire]] Ancient Parish. (see web site link below for Henry Mantell's background history of the Collegiate Church Manchester)<br><br>
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 15:08, 13 October 2010

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Contents

Chapelry History

St. Matthew's district...[chapel], in Castle-field, was erected in 1825, by grant from the Parliamentary Commissioners, at an expense of £11,917, and is an elegant structure in the later English style, with a tower and spire: the living is a perpetual curacy; net income, £271; patrons, the Dean and Chapter

From: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 221-247. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51130 Date accessed: 19 July 2010.

Manchester St Matthew, Campfield is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the county of Lancashire, created in 1828 from Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire Ancient Parish. (see web site link below for Henry Mantell's background history of the Collegiate Church Manchester)

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.

Church records

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Census records

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http://www.1881pubs.com/ 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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Web sites

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