Macclesfield, Unitarian (Ebenezer) Chapel,Cheshire

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England Gotoarrow.png Cheshire Gotoarrow.png Macclesfield, Unitarian (Ebenezer) Chapel

Parish History

King Edward Street/Back Street. Built in 1689 as nonconformist chapel, became Unitarian in 1772


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.

Church records

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.

Church records, 1713-1919 Public Record Office RG-4 series nos. 3535, 216, 2904 (not published on Record Search).

Here is a list of church records on microfilm at the Family History Library (FHL) in Salt Lake City.

Parish Register Content FHL Film
Births, baptisms, 1713-1837 BRITISH 20048 Items 7-9
Baptisms, 1843-1888 Marriages, 1851-1888 Burials, 1866-1879 Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1897-1919
BRITISH 1736978 Items 10-11
Baptisms, 1713-1785 BRITISH 1482409 Item 7
Marriages and baptisms, 1822-1837 BRITISH 1482395 Item 8
Non-Conformist Churches

Census records

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.

Poor Law Unions

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Maps and Gazetteers

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Web sites