St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange

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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London Parishes|London Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[St_Margaret_Lothbury_with_St_Christopher_le_Stocks_and_St_Bartholomew_by_the_Exchange|St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange]]''  
 
''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[London Parishes|London Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[St_Margaret_Lothbury_with_St_Christopher_le_Stocks_and_St_Bartholomew_by_the_Exchange|St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange]]''  
  
== Parish History  ==
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'''London St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange''' family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.
  
"St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange, the church of, is situated on the north side of Lothbury, opposite the south front of the Bank of England. It derives its name from being dedicated to St. Margaret, a... saint of Antioch, who in the reign of the Emperor Decius is efficient from a situation, and to distinguish it from the other churches of the same city. The ancient church, which was built in 1440 being destroyed at the great fire of 1666, the present stone edifice was elected Mr. Christopher Wren, and finished in 1690. It stands upon the ancient course of Walbrook, and is a plain substantial building. The interior is also the current in order with columns, clusters and in temperatures of excellent proportions. It is 66 feet in length, 44 in breadth and 36 in height, well lighted by a row of lofty windows. The church is a rectory, the foundation of which is of a of great antiquity, as appears from Jon Haslam Field was presented to it by the Abbess and convent of Barking, in Essex,... in 1303. The patronage continued in that convent till the time of the reformation, when being dissolved, it fell to teh crown, who gave it up to the Bishop of London...
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"At the time when the church of St Christopher-le-Stocks was pulled down to make way for the west end of the Bank of England, by Princes Street, that parish was united to it by act of Parliament. The advowson is a rectory in the city, diocese and archdeaconry of London, and in the patronage of the Bishop of that see."<ref>James Elmes, M.R. I. A., Architect, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Envirions'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digital version: [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
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These parishes belonged to [[Broad Street Ward, London, England|Broad Street Ward]].
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St Bartholomew by the Exchange is also known as St Bartholomew by Royal Exchange.
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== Resources  ==
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=== Civil Registration  ===
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|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].
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=== Church records  ===
 
=== Church records  ===
 
*Freshfield, Edwin. ''On the Parish Books of St. Margaret-Lothbury, St. Christopher-le-Stocks, and St. Bartholomew-by-the Exchange, in the City of London''. London: J.B. Nichols and Sons, 1876. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=6PxBAAAAYAAJ Google Books].
 
  
 
==== St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish  ====
 
==== St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish  ====
  
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==== St Christopher le Stocks Parish  ====
 
==== St Christopher le Stocks Parish  ====
  
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*Freshfield, Edwin. ''Minutes of the Vestry Meetings and Other Records of the Parish of St. Christopher le Stocks, in the City of London''. 1886. Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/minutesofvestrym00lond Internet Archive].
 
*Freshfield, Edwin. ''Minutes of the Vestry Meetings and Other Records of the Parish of St. Christopher le Stocks, in the City of London''. 1886. Digital version at [http://www.archive.org/details/minutesofvestrym00lond Internet Archive].
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==== St Margaret Lothbury Parish  ====
 
==== St Margaret Lothbury Parish  ====
  
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*Freshfield, Edwin. ''On the Parish Books of St. Margaret-Lothbury, St. Christopher-le-Stocks, and St. Bartholomew-by-the Exchange, in the City of London''. London: J.B. Nichols and Sons, 1876. Digital version at [http://books.google.com/books?id=6PxBAAAAYAAJ Google Books].
  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.  
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.  
  
 
=== Census records  ===
 
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==== 1541 Subsidy  ====
 
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36102 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Broad Street Ward - Saynt Margaretes in Lothbury], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36102 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Broad Street Ward - Saynt Margaretes in Lothbury], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36106 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Coleman Street Ward - Seinct Margaret Paryshe], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36106 1541 London Subsidy Roll, Coleman Street Ward - Seinct Margaret Paryshe], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
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*St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Margaret, Lothbury, Coleman Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/151); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
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*St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228700}}.
  
 
==== 1582 Subsidy  ====
 
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36128 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Broad Street Ward - The Parishe of Christophers], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36128 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Broad Street Ward - The Parishe of Christophers], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]  
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36134 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Cornhill Ward - St Mychells St Christofers &amp; St Marye Wolchurche Paroches], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=36134 1582 London Subsidy Roll, Cornhill Ward - St Mychells St Christofers &amp; St Marye Wolchurche Paroches], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/ British History Online]
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==== 1621 Subsidy  ====
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*St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/489); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228702}}.<br>
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/489); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228702}}.<br>
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/485); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228702}}.<br>
  
 
==== 1625 Subsidies  ====
 
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/516); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
 
*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/516); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/545); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/545); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
 
*St Margaret, Lothbury, Coleman Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/513); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
 
*St Margaret, Lothbury, Coleman Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/513); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
  
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*St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
 
*St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
*St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>  
 
*St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
 
*St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228703}}.<br>
  
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*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=32025 Inhabitants of London in 1638 - St Margaret Lothbury], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
 
*[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=32025 Inhabitants of London in 1638 - St Margaret Lothbury], courtesy: [http://www.british-history.ac.uk British History Online]
  
==== 1641 Subsidy ====
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*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/568); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228704}}.<br>
 
*St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/568); copy: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228704}}.<br>
  
Contributor: 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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==== 1821 Census  ====
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The 1821 Census of St Margaret Lothbury exists.<ref name="colin">Colin R. Chapman, ''Pre-1841 Censuses and Population Listings in the British Isles,'' 5th ed. (Dursley, U.K.: Lochin Publising, 2002), 71, 73.</ref>
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==== 1831 Census  ====
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The 1831 Censuses of St Christopher le Stocks and St Margaret Lothbury exist.<ref name="colin" />
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=== Civil Registration  ===
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|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].  
  
 
=== Probate records  ===
 
=== Probate records  ===
  
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish.
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{{Londonwill|these parishes}}
  
Before 1858, St Christopher le Stocks fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)|Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]]. St Bartholomew by the Exchange and St Margaret Lothbury fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of London|Court of the Archdeaconry of London]]. In practice, many residents of St Bartholomew and St Margaret left their wills in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]] from the 1700s through 1858.<ref>[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutNWI-acl.aspx "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800"], ''British Origins,'' accessed 23 December 2011.</ref> From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal Probate Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].
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Before 1858, St Christopher le Stocks fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London (London Division)|Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London]]. St Bartholomew by the Exchange and St Margaret Lothbury fell under the jurisdiction of the [[Court of the Archdeaconry of London|Court of the Archdeaconry of London]]. In practice, many residents of St Bartholomew and St Margaret left their wills in the [[Prerogative Court of the Archbishop of Canterbury|Prerogative Court of Canterbury]] from the 1700s through 1858.<ref>[http://www.origins.net/help/aboutNWI-acl.aspx "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800"], ''British Origins,'' accessed 23 December 2011.</ref> From 1858 to the present, refer to the [[Principal Probate Registry|Principal Probate Registry]].  
  
Go to [[London Probate Records|London Probate Records]] to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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Go to [[London Probate Records|London Probate Records]] to find the names of the courts having secondary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish.  
  
 
=== Cemetery  ===
 
=== Cemetery  ===
  
[[Image:Londonstchristopherlestockscemetery.jpg|thumb|right]]  
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[[Image:{{LondonStChristopherCemetery}}]]  
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=== Records of the Poor  ===
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During the seventeenth century, officials gave some foundlings discovered in St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish the unique surname ''Exchange''.<ref>Nathan W. Murphy, 'London Foundlings in Colonial America: Overseas Leads to Dead Ends: John Abchurch, William Abchurch, Isaac Jewry, and Henry Woolchurch of Virginia and Maryland,' ''The American Genealogist,'' Vol. 83, No. 2 (Jul./Oct. 2008):131-140.</ref>
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== Parish History  ==
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"St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange, the church of, is situated on the north side of Lothbury, opposite the south front of the Bank of England. It derives its name from being dedicated to St. Margaret, a... saint of Antioch, who in the reign of the Emperor Decius is efficient from a situation, and to distinguish it from the other churches of the same city. The ancient church, which was built in 1440 being destroyed at the great fire of 1666, the present stone edifice was elected Mr. Christopher Wren, and finished in 1690. It stands upon the ancient course of Walbrook, and is a plain substantial building. The interior is also the current in order with columns, clusters and in temperatures of excellent proportions. It is 66 feet in length, 44 in breadth and 36 in height, well lighted by a row of lofty windows. The church is a rectory, the foundation of which is of a of great antiquity, as appears from Jon Haslam Field was presented to it by the Abbess and convent of Barking, in Essex,... in 1303. The patronage continued in that convent till the time of the reformation, when being dissolved, it fell to teh crown, who gave it up to the Bishop of London...
  
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"At the time when the church of St Christopher-le-Stocks was pulled down to make way for the west end of the Bank of England, by Princes Street, that parish was united to it by act of Parliament. The advowson is a rectory in the city, diocese and archdeaconry of London, and in the patronage of the Bishop of that see."<ref>James Elmes, ''A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs'' (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digitised by [http://books.google.com/books?id=tjEQAAAAYAAJ Google Books].</ref>
  
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<br>After the Great Fire of London (1666), St Christopher le Stocks Parish united with St Margaret Lothbury Parish.<ref name="dunn">Phillip B. Dunn, ''A Guide to Ancestral Research in London'' (Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing and Marketing, c1987, 1992), 58-59. {{FHL|579061|item|disp=FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d}}.</ref>
  
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These parishes belonged to [[Broad Street Ward, London, England|Broad Street Ward]].
  
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St Bartholomew by the Exchange is also known as St Bartholomew by Royal Exchange.  
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
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]  
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== Web sites  ==
 
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{{Wikipedia|St_Margaret_Lothbury|St Margaret Lothbury}}
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{{Lfhc}} {{Wikipedia|St_Margaret_Lothbury|St Margaret Lothbury}}  
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*[http://stml.org.uk/ St Margaret Lothbury] (official website). History, photographs, visitor directions.  
 
*[http://stml.org.uk/ St Margaret Lothbury] (official website). History, photographs, visitor directions.  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=10&p=England,England,London,St.+Bartholomew+by+the+Exchange&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue]&nbsp;(St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=10&p=England,England,London,St.+Bartholomew+by+the+Exchange&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue]&nbsp;(St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=5&p=England,England,London,St.+Christopher+le+Stocks&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St Christopher le Stocks Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=5&p=England,England,London,St.+Christopher+le+Stocks&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St Christopher le Stocks Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=7&p=England,England,London,St.+Margaret+Lothbury&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St Margaret Lothbury Parish records)  
 
*[http://www.londonfhc.org/content/catalogue?c=7&p=England,England,London,St.+Margaret+Lothbury&f=1 London Family History Centre Catalogue] (St Margaret Lothbury Parish records)  
*[http://62.32.98.6/S10312UKStaff/OPAC/ Society of Genealogists Library Catalogue] (to narrow results, conduct a subject search for 'London St Bartholomew by the Exchange' or 'London St Christopher le Stocks' or 'London St Margaret Lothbury')
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*{{SOGCAT}} (to narrow results, conduct a subject search for 'London St Bartholomew by the Exchange' or 'London St Christopher le Stocks' or 'London St Margaret Lothbury')
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London St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.


St Margaret Lothbury

Contents

Church records

St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish

Online St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1558
1558
1558
Images
1558-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[1]
1813-1890 Ancestry[2] 1813-1840, 1917 Ancestry[3] 1813-1838 Ancestry[4]
Indexes 1558-1840 FamilySearch[5] 1558-1837 FindMyPast[6] 1559-1838 FindMyPast[7]
    1723-1840

FamilySearch[8]

1754-1852 FindMyPast[9]
    1754-1837 BritishOrigins[10] 1813-1852 BritishOrigins[11]
    1800-1837 Ancestry[12]    
  • Freshfield, Edwin. The Vestry Minute Books of the Parish of St. Bartholomew Exchange in the City of London: 1567-1676. 1890. Digital versions at Google Books; Internet Archive.
  • The Account Books of the Parish of St. Bartholomew Exchange in the City of London 1596-1698. 1895. Digital versions at Google Books; Internet Archive.

St Christopher le Stocks Parish

Online St Christopher le Stocks Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1557
1558
1558
Images
1557-1781 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[1]
    1754-1780 Ancestry[3]    
Indexes 1557-1781 FamilySearch[13] 1558-1780 GoogleBooks[14] 1559-1780 FindMyPast[7]
1558-1781 GoogleBooks[14] 1558-1780 FindMyPast[6] 1558-1781 GoogleBooks[14]
    1558-1780

FamilySearch[15]

1813-1853 FindMyPast[9]
    1800-1837 Ancestry[12] 1813-1853 BritishOrigins[11]
  • Freshfield, Edwin. Minutes of the Vestry Meetings and Other Records of the Parish of St. Christopher le Stocks, in the City of London. 1886. Digital version at Internet Archive.

St Margaret Lothbury Parish

Online St Margaret Lothbury Parish Register Images and Indexes
 
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Earliest
1558
1558
1558
Images
1558-1812 Ancestry baptisms, marriages, and burials[1]
1813-1906 Ancestry[2] 1754-1921 Ancestry[3] 1813-1853 Ancestry[4]
Indexes 1558-1774 FamilySearch[16] 1558-1837 FindMyPast[6] 1558-1853 FindMyPast[7]
    1558-1837

FamilySearch[17]

1813-1853 FindMyPast[9]
    1754-1837 BritishOrigins[10] 1813-1853 BritishOrigins[11]
    1805-1837 Ancestry[12]    
  • Freshfield, Edwin. On the Parish Books of St. Margaret-Lothbury, St. Christopher-le-Stocks, and St. Bartholomew-by-the Exchange, in the City of London. London: J.B. Nichols and Sons, 1876. Digital version at Google Books.

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.

Census records

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1541 Subsidy

1547 Subsidy

  • St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
  • St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/144); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
  • St Margaret, Lothbury, Coleman Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/151); copy: FHL Film 2228700.

1564 Subsidy

  • St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: FHL Film 2228700.
  • St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/145/217); copy: FHL Film 2228700.

1582 Subsidy

1621 Subsidy

  • St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/489); copy: FHL Film 2228702.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/489); copy: FHL Film 2228702.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/485); copy: FHL Film 2228702.

1625 Subsidies

  • St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/516); copy: FHL Film 2228703.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/545); copy: FHL Film 2228703.
  • St Margaret, Lothbury, Coleman Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/513); copy: FHL Film 2228703.

1628 Subsidy

  • St Bartholomew by the Royal Exchange, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: FHL Film 2228703.
  • St Christopher le Stocks, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: FHL Film 2228703.
  • St Margaret, Lothbury, Broad Street Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/556); copy: FHL Film 2228703.

1638 Inhabitants List

1641 Subsidy

  • St Christopher le Stocks, Cornhill Ward, London (The National Archives, Ref: E179/147/568); copy: FHL Film 2228704.

1692-1932 Land Taxes

1695 Inhabitants Lists

1821 Census

The 1821 Census of St Margaret Lothbury exists.[18]

1831 Census

The 1831 Censuses of St Christopher le Stocks and St Margaret Lothbury exist.[18]

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.

Probate records

Will indexes for probate courts covering these parishes are available online.

Before 1858, St Christopher le Stocks fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Commissary of the Bishop of London. St Bartholomew by the Exchange and St Margaret Lothbury fell under the jurisdiction of the Court of the Archdeaconry of London. In practice, many residents of St Bartholomew and St Margaret left their wills in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury from the 1700s through 1858.[19] From 1858 to the present, refer to the Principal Probate Registry.

Go to London Probate Records to find the names of the courts having secondary 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.

Cemetery

St Christopher le Stocks churchyard site

Transcripts of early St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange tombs found in the interior of the churches were published in Catalogue of the most Memorable Persons who had visible Tombs, plated Gravestones ... in the City of London (through) A.D. 1700, which is available online.[20]

A cemetery survey (1910), available online, covers monumental inscriptions in the St Margaret Lothbury churchyard.[21]

Records of the Poor

During the seventeenth century, officials gave some foundlings discovered in St Bartholomew by the Exchange Parish the unique surname Exchange.[22]

Contributor: Add information about the pertinent poor law unions in the area.

Parish History

"St Margaret Lothbury with St Christopher le Stocks and St Bartholomew by the Exchange, the church of, is situated on the north side of Lothbury, opposite the south front of the Bank of England. It derives its name from being dedicated to St. Margaret, a... saint of Antioch, who in the reign of the Emperor Decius is efficient from a situation, and to distinguish it from the other churches of the same city. The ancient church, which was built in 1440 being destroyed at the great fire of 1666, the present stone edifice was elected Mr. Christopher Wren, and finished in 1690. It stands upon the ancient course of Walbrook, and is a plain substantial building. The interior is also the current in order with columns, clusters and in temperatures of excellent proportions. It is 66 feet in length, 44 in breadth and 36 in height, well lighted by a row of lofty windows. The church is a rectory, the foundation of which is of a of great antiquity, as appears from Jon Haslam Field was presented to it by the Abbess and convent of Barking, in Essex,... in 1303. The patronage continued in that convent till the time of the reformation, when being dissolved, it fell to teh crown, who gave it up to the Bishop of London...

"At the time when the church of St Christopher-le-Stocks was pulled down to make way for the west end of the Bank of England, by Princes Street, that parish was united to it by act of Parliament. The advowson is a rectory in the city, diocese and archdeaconry of London, and in the patronage of the Bishop of that see."[23]


After the Great Fire of London (1666), St Christopher le Stocks Parish united with St Margaret Lothbury Parish.[24]

These parishes belonged to Broad Street Ward.

St Bartholomew by the Exchange is also known as St Bartholomew by Royal Exchange.

Maps and Gazetteers

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites

(The London Family History Centre Catalogue is a terrific resource for identifying FamilySearch's London collections).
Wikipedia
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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 London, England, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1538-1812, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Bartholomew by the Exchange in the City of London | St Christopher le Stocks in the City of London. Marriages from 1754 to 1812 are not included in this database. Partially indexed.&lt;/center&gt;
  2. 2.0 2.1 London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Bartholomew by the Exchange in the City of London | St Margaret Lothbury in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Bartholomew by the Exchange in the City of London | St Christopher Le Stocks in the City of London | St Margaret Lothbury in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  4. 4.0 4.1 London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980, courtesy: Ancestry (£). Described as St Bartholomew by the Exchange in the City of London | St Margaret Lothbury and Lothbury St Margaret in the City of London. Partially indexed.
  5. Batches C022311, C022312, C022313, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 'Boyd's Marriage Index - Parish details by county,' Origins.net, accessed 12 June 2011; Percival Boyd, A List of Parishes in Boyd's Marriage Index (London: Society of Genealogists Enterprises Ltd., 1994). FHL Book 942 K22L 1994
  7. 7.0 7.1 7.2 'Boyd's London Burials Index - places and counts,' Find My Past, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes adult male burials only.
  8. Batch M022313, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register xxx.
  9. 9.0 9.1 9.2 John Hanson, 'City of London Burials,' Find My Past, accessed 8 June 2011.
  10. 10.0 10.1 'Webb's London Marriages - Marriages, periods and parishes/churches,' British Origins, accessed 4 July 2011.
  11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 'Greater London Burials: Middlesex and City of London Burials: Parishes, Counts and References,' British Origins, accessed 4 April 2013.
  12. 12.0 12.1 12.2 Pallot's Marriage and Birth Indexes, Guide to Parishes (n.p.: n.p., n.d.). FHL British Book 942 V25pm
  13. Batch P020641, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011.
  14. 14.0 14.1 14.2 Edwin Freshfield, The Register Book of the Parish of St. Christopher le Stocks in the City of London (London: Rixon and Arnold, 1882). 3 vols.
  15. Batch M020641, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011.
  16. Batch C022732, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011. Indexes parish register transcripts.
  17. Batches M022731, M022732-M022733, see: Hugh Wallis, 'IGI Batch Numbers for London including Middlesex (A-M), England,' IGI Batch Numbers, accessed 8 June 2011.
  18. 18.0 18.1 Colin R. Chapman, Pre-1841 Censuses and Population Listings in the British Isles, 5th ed. (Dursley, U.K.: Lochin Publising, 2002), 71, 73.
  19. "About Archdeaconry Court of London Wills Index 1750-1800", British Origins, accessed 23 December 2011.
  20. Payne Fisher and G. Blacker Morgan, Catalogue of the Tombs in the Churches of the City of London, A.D. 1666 (1668; reprint, London: Hasell, Watson, Viney, Ld., 1885). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  21. Percy C. Rushden, The Churchyard Inscriptions of the City of London (London: Phillimore and Co., Ltd., 1910). Digitised by Internet Archive.
  22. Nathan W. Murphy, 'London Foundlings in Colonial America: Overseas Leads to Dead Ends: John Abchurch, William Abchurch, Isaac Jewry, and Henry Woolchurch of Virginia and Maryland,' The American Genealogist, Vol. 83, No. 2 (Jul./Oct. 2008):131-140.
  23. James Elmes, A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs (London: Whittaker, Treacher and Arnot, 1831). Adapted. Digitised by Google Books.
  24. Phillip B. Dunn, A Guide to Ancestral Research in London (Salt Lake City, Utah: Mountainland Printing and Marketing, c1987, 1992), 58-59. FHL Book 942.1/L1 D27d.