Partington, Cheshire Genealogy

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Partington

Guide to Partington, Cheshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

PARTINGTON, a township, in the parish of Bowdon, union of Altrincham, hundred of Bucklow, N. division of the county of Chester, 5 miles (N. W.) from Altrincham. There are places of worship for Calvinists and Independents. [1]

Resources

Census records

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.


Church Records

Partington Parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials have online indexes by the following groups:

FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers
FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts
Partington St Mary Parish (1885) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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FS BT's
1891-1901
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1891-1910
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 Here is a list of parish registers on microfilm at the Family History Library in Salt Lake City.

Bishop's transcripts for Partington, 1891-1910 Cheshire Record Office: EDB 168

Bishops Transcripts: Partington
Film
Baptisms, burials, 1891-1902, baptisms, 1903-1906, burials, 1903-1906, baptisms, 1906-1910, burials, 1906-1910.
1647669 Item 2

Non-Conformist Churches

  • Roman Catholic
  • Independent
  • Methodist

Non-Conformists Church Records:

Church records, 1826-1837 Independent Church (Partington, England) RG-4 series no. 93.

Church records for the Gatley Congregational Church Film
Baptisms and births, 1826-1837
20045 Item 17

Civil Registration

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:

Registration Districts

  • Altrincham (1837-98)
  • Bucklow (1898-1974)
  • Trafford [Greater Manchester] (1974+)

Poor Law Unions

  • Altrincham (1836-95)
  • Bucklow (1895-1930)

Probate Records

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.

see also England Cheshire Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Maps and Gazetteers

See a gazetteer description of Adlington at Vision of Britain.

Websites

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 535-537. Date accessed: 24 January 2014.


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