King's Marsh, Cheshire Genealogy
Guide to Kingsmarsh, Cheshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|King's Marsh, Cheshire|
|Poor Law Union||Stockport|
|Parish registers: 1847|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1851|
|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|
KINGSMARSH, is an extra-parochial liberty, in the union of Great Boughton, the higher division of the hundred of Broxton, S. division of the county of Chester, it is 5½ miles (N. W.) from Malpas. The Dee river lies on the west.
King's Marsh is an extra parochial place in Cheshire with few human inhabitants.
It has been a civil parish in West Cheshire since 1858 and is the Broxbourne hundred.
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.
King's Marsh extra-parochial no records.
|FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers|
|FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts|
|King's Marsh Extra-Parochial No Online Records|
|FS PR's|| NONE
|FS BT'S|| 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.
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:
- Great Boughton (1837-69)
- Chester (1870-1937)
- West Cheshire (1937-74)
- Chester & Ellesmere Port (1974-98)
- Cheshire West (1998-2007)
Poor Law Unions
- Great Boughton (1837-71)
- Chester (1871-1930)
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
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King's Marsh on GENUKI
- Lewis, Samuel A. A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848). Date Accessed: 22 March 2013