Shrewsbury Holy Cross with St Giles, Shropshire Genealogy

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EnglandGotoarrow.pngShropshireGotoarrow.pngShropshire ParishesGotoarrow.pngShrewsbury - Holy Cross

A guide to genealogy in the Shrewsbury parish of Holy Cross with St. Giles, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; etc.

Holy Cross with St. Giles is an ecclesiastical parish within the town of Shrewsbury in Shropshire, England.


Parish History

In 1848 the population of the parish of Holy Cross with St. Giles was 1742;[1]


Civil records

Church records

Bishop's transcripts held at Lichfield Record Office:

  • Bap 1630-1880
  • Marr 1630-1836
  • Bur 1630-1879
  • Burials for Shrewsbury Abbey included 1841-1844, 1847, 1848-1879

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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


  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp.93-104. Date accessed: 10 July 2012.