Westminster St Mary, Crown Street, Soho, Middlesex Genealogy

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Westminster St Mary, Crown Street, Soho

Guide to Westminster St Mary, Crown Street, Soho, Middlesex ancestry, family history, and genealogy: Parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Parish History

St Mary's Church, Charing Cross Road (in full, St Mary the Virgin), was an Anglican church in Charing Cross Road (originally Crown Street), London from 1851. The building was formerly the site of an ancient church, called The Greek Church, and was never fully built (only the chancel and the north aisle were completed). It is now demolished.[1]

Westminster St Mary, Crown Street, Soho, Middlesex. [2]

Additional information:

St Mary Crown Street Soho, Westminster is a district church built in the year 1865. It lay within the civil parish boundaries of St Anne Soho Westminster.


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

Baptisms 1850-1876 C062201

Marriages 1857-1876 M062201

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.

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.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Middlesex 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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Westminster St Mary in Soho St Anne on GENUKI


  1. Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Wikipedia, Adapted. Date accessed: 22 January 2014.
  2. Lewis. Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England, (1848), Adapted. Date accessed: 22 January 2014.