Castle Hall, Cheshire Genealogy
Guide to Castle Hall, Cheshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Castle Hall, Cheshire|
|Poor Law Union||Stockport|
|Registration District||Ashton under Lyne|
|Parish registers: 1852|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1892|
|Diocese||Pre-1541 - Lichfield and Coventry; Post-1540 - Chester|
|Probate Court||Pre-1541 - Court of the Bishop of Lichfield (Episcopal Consistory) Post-1540 - Court of the Bishop of Cheshire (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Cheshire Record Office|
CASTLE-HALL, is a chapelry in Dukinfield township, Stockport parish, Cheshire; it is on the verge of the county, adjacent to the river Tame, the Manchester and Sheffield railway, and Stalybridge. It was constituted in 1846. The post town is, Stalybridge, Lancashire.
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 241245.
Castle Hall Holy Trinity parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed by the following groups:
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts|
|Castle Hall Holy Trinity Parish (1841) Online Records|
|FS PR's|| 1841-1909
|FS BT'S||1892-1893|| NONE
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.
Here is a list of Castle Hall parish registers on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.
Parish registers, Cheshire Record Office call no.: P 217/1/1, P 217/5124/1-5, P 217/2/1-2, P 217/3.
|Parish registers for Castle Hall, 1852-1938||Film|
| Baptisms, 1852-1925. Marriages, 1852-November 1882.
|| 2068904 Items 2 - 6|
| Marriages, November 1882-1933. Burials, 1853-1879.
|| 2068905 |
Bishop's transcripts, Cheshire Record Office: EDB 46
|Bishop's transcripts for Castle Hall, 1892-1893||Film|
| Baptisms, 1892-1893.
||1647367 Item 3|
Non Conformist Churches
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from 1 July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. Here are two excellent Internet sites with birth, marriage and death indexes available:
- Aston under Lyne
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Cheshire 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
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
- John Marius Wilson,Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72) Date Accessed: 15 February 2013