Salford St Stephen, Lancashire Genealogy
St. Stephen's, Salford, a neat building of brick ornamented with stone, with a handsome tower, was founded in 1794, by the Rev. N. M. Cheek, to whose memory a neat mural tablet has been erected; the living is a perpetual curacy, in the patronage of the present Incumbent, the Rev. J. E. Booth; net income
From: A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 221-247. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51130 Date accessed: 21 July 2010.
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.
Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD
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Salford- St Stephen
Banns-1931-1956- MFPR 2178
Baptisms-1794-1812- MFPR 144 or MFPR 2177
Baptisms-1812-1956- MFPR 144
Burials-1794-1813- MFPR 146
Burials-1813-1846- MFPR 146 or MFPR 2178
Burials-1847-1856- MFPR 146 or MFPR 2178
Burials-1856-1872- MFPR 146
Marriages-1838-1915- MFPR 145
Marriages-1915-1921- MFPR 146
Marriages-1921-1956- MFPR 146 or MFPR 2178
Marriages-1956-1957- MFPR 2178
The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)
Bishop's transcripts for Salford area churches, 1635-1889
| Baptisms and burials of Trinity Church, 1826-1836; baptisms, 1885-1889; baptisms of St. Matthias, 1842-1846; baptisms and burials of St. Philip, 1833-1840; baptisms and burials of St. Stephen, 1808-1844 (includes marriages from 1838)
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lancashire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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