Lumley Christ Church, Durham Genealogy
|Lumley Christ Church, Durham|
|Poor Law Union||Chester le Street|
|Registration District||Chester le Street; Durham|
|Parish registers: 1862|
|Rural Deanery||Chester le Street|
|Probate Court||Court of the Bishop of Durham (Episcopal Consistory)|
|Location of Archive|
|Durham Record Office|
Parish History[edit | edit source]
LUMLEY, GREAT, a township, in the parish and union of Chester-le-Street, N division of Easington ward and of the county of Durham, 1½ mile SSE from Chester-le-Street. There are two places of worship for Wesleyans.
The parish of Christ Church Lumley was formed from a chapelry within the ancient parish of Chester-le-Street and dates from 1862. It includes both Great and Little Lumley.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
Church Records[edit | edit source]
Lumley Christ Church parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
|Lumley Christ Church Online Parish Records|
|FS Marr Img||1594-1815|
|FS Catalog PRs|
To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851 Map. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.
- Records are also available at the Durham County Record Office.
Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]
Census Records[edit | edit source]
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.
Probate Records[edit | edit source]
Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
Lumley Christ Church (see Chester le Street) on GENUKI
References[edit | edit source]
- Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 190-194. Date accessed: 22 July 2013.
- Searching Parish Records online (Durham) - The Following Parishes are Available at TheGenealogist, ParishRegister.co.uk, accessed 23 April 2019.