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Chapel History

St. Paul's, [located on New Cross] was erected in 1765; it was greatly enlarged, and re-consecrated in 1778, and a district has been lately assigned. This church has the largest Sunday schools perhaps in Christendom attached to it.[1]

Manchester St Paul New Cross With St Michael and St Thomas Redbank was created as an Ecclesiastical parish in 1929.
www.images.manchester.gov.uk/libraries for images of the church Manchester Libraries Image Collection



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

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

Parish registers for St. Paul's Church, New Cross, Manchester, 1765-1960 Microfilm copy of originals at the Manchester Central Library, Manchester, England and previously held at Manchester Central Library.

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Film
Baptisms, 1765-1924. Marriages, 1838-1960. Marriage banns, 1879-1948. Document of consecration, 1765.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113202


Census records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Web sites

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Reference

  1. A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 221-247. Adapted. Date accessed: 20 July 2010.

 

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