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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cheshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cheshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Capesthorne  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cheshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Cheshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Capesthorne  
  
Guide to '''Capesthorne, Cheshire family history and genealogy:''' parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.<br>
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Guide to '''Capesthorne, Cheshire family history and genealogy:''' parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.  
  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
  
==== Census records  ====
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=== Census records  ===
  
{{British Census|241240""}}
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{{British Census|241240""}}  
  
==== Church records  ====
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=== Church records  ===
  
 
Capesthorne Holy Trinity registers&nbsp;of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed by the following groups:  
 
Capesthorne Holy Trinity registers&nbsp;of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed by the following groups:  
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.  
 
To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.  
  
Parish registers for Capesthorne, 1722-1989 Cheshire Record Office call numbers.: P241/5381/1-3. Capesthorne is a chapelry in the parish of Prestbury.<br>
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Parish registers for Capesthorne, 1722-1989 Cheshire Record Office call numbers.: P241/5381/1-3. Capesthorne is a chapelry in the parish of Prestbury.
  
 
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Bishop's transcripts. It is advisable to examine the mother parish of Siddington also. Chapelry in Prestbury parish. Includes Siddington. See also: Church of England. Chapelry of Siddington (Cheshire). Bishop's transcripts, 1722-1863. Cheshire Record Office Call Number: EDB 44  
 
Bishop's transcripts. It is advisable to examine the mother parish of Siddington also. Chapelry in Prestbury parish. Includes Siddington. See also: Church of England. Chapelry of Siddington (Cheshire). Bishop's transcripts, 1722-1863. Cheshire Record Office Call Number: EDB 44  
  
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===== Non-Conformist Churches  =====
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==== Non-Conformist Churches  ====
  
 
None  
 
None  
  
==== Civil Registration  ====
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=== Civil Registration  ===
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Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from 1 July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. Here are two excellent Internet sites with birth, marriage a nd death indexes available:
  
Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The [[England Civil Registration|civil registration]] article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
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*[http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD]
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*[http://cheshirebmd.org.uk/ Cheshire BMD]  
  
===== <br>Registration Districts =====
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==== Registration Districts ====
  
 
*Macclesfield (1837–1937)  
 
*Macclesfield (1837–1937)  
 
*Cheshire East
 
*Cheshire East
  
==== Poor Law Unions ====
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=== Poor Law Unions ===
  
 
*Macclesfield  
 
*Macclesfield  
 
*[[Macclesfield Poor Law Union,Cheshire]]
 
*[[Macclesfield Poor Law Union,Cheshire]]
  
==== Probate records  ====
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=== Probate records  ===
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cheshire Probate Records|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.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Cheshire Probate Records|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.  
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see also [[England Cheshire Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)]]
  
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites&nbsp; ==
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== References<br> ==
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{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  
 
{{expand section|any additional relevant sites that aren't mentioned above}}  
  
== <br>Bibliography  ==
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== Bibliography  ==
  
 
Richards, Raymond (1947), Old Cheshire Churches, London: Batsford, pp. 87–89  
 
Richards, Raymond (1947), Old Cheshire Churches, London: Batsford, pp. 87–89  
  
 
[[Category:Cheshire]]
 
[[Category:Cheshire]]

Revision as of 09:22, 23 August 2013

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Guide to Capesthorne, Cheshire family history and genealogy: parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Holy Trinity Chapel, Capesthorne is a private chapel adjacent to Capesthorne Hall, near the village of Siddington, Cheshire, built in 1722 by John Ward.

It was a chapelry within Siddington parish until 1846 when the ecclesiatical parish of Capesthorne with Siddington was created.

Capesthorne is one of the pre-Norman townships of Prestbury.

CAPESTHORNE, a township-chapelry in Prestbury parish, Cheshire; 2½ miles ESE of Chelford railway station, and 5 W by S of Macclesfield. Post Town, Chelford, under Congleton.[1]

Resources[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.


Church records[edit | edit source]

Capesthorne Holy Trinity registers of christenings, marriages and burials have been indexed by the following groups:

FS PR's =FamilySearch Parish Registers
FS BT's = FamilySearch Bishops Transcripts
FMP = FindMyPast
Capesthorne Holy Trinity Parish (1718) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS PR's 1718-1911
  NONE
1722-1785
  NONE
1724-1812
  NONE
FS BT'S 1722-1879   NONE
1722-1754
  NONE
1722-1847
  NONE
FMP (£)    KN

     KN

1725-1989
1725-1989

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.

Parish registers for Capesthorne, 1722-1989 Cheshire Record Office call numbers.: P241/5381/1-3. Capesthorne is a chapelry in the parish of Prestbury.

Parish registers Content FHL Film
Baptisms, burials, 1722-1867.  Marriages, 1722-1747, 1965-1968. Baptisms, 1868-1995. Burials,  1884-1916, 1975-1989. BRITISH 2104767 Items 2 - 4

Bishop's transcripts. It is advisable to examine the mother parish of Siddington also. Chapelry in Prestbury parish. Includes Siddington. See also: Church of England. Chapelry of Siddington (Cheshire). Bishop's transcripts, 1722-1863. Cheshire Record Office Call Number: EDB 44

Bishop's transcripts content FHL Film
Baptisms, marriages, burials, 1722-1727, 1729-1741, 1750-1751. Baptisms, burials, 1742, 1744-1748, 1752-1753, 1755-1790, 1792-1793, 1795-1814, 1817. Baptisms, 1749, 1754, 1815-1816, 1818-1819. BRITISH 1647366 Item 8
Burials, 1829-1831, 1837, 1846-1847, 1861, 1876-1877. Baptisms, 1819-1863, 1876-1879. BRITISH Film 1647367 Item 1

Non-Conformist Churches[edit | edit source]

None

Civil Registration[edit | edit source]

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 a nd death indexes available:

Registration Districts[edit | edit source]

  • Macclesfield (1837–1937)
  • Cheshire East

Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]

Probate records[edit | edit source]

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.

see also England Cheshire Probate Records (FamilySearch Historical Records)

Maps and Gazetteers[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Web sites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Wilson, John Marius, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72) adapted 8 February 2013

Bibliography[edit | edit source]

Richards, Raymond (1947), Old Cheshire Churches, London: Batsford, pp. 87–89