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Revision as of 12:17, 29 September 2012

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Chapel History

Liverpool St Andrew, Renshaw Street was created a chapel of ease in 1815 from and lying within the boundaries of Liverpool St Peter and St Nicholas, Lancashire Ecclesiastical Parish.

St Andrew's church, was a chapel of ease erected by Sir John Gladstone, at an expense of £12,000, is a neat edifice, with a turret surmounted by a dome supported by eight columns..[1]." It stood within the ancient and civil parish boundaries of St Nicholas Liverpool.


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.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/

Church records

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

Parish registers, 1815-1904 Church of England. St. Andrew's Church (Liverpool, Lancashire) Microfilm copy of original records at the Liverpool Record Office, Central Library, Liverpool.Liverpool Record Office no.: 283 AND 2/1-2, 3/1-2, 4/1. Baptisms, 1815-1874; Marriages, 1851-1892. FHL BRITISH Film
1656148 Items 3 - 5
Baptisms, 1874-1904. FHL BRITISH Film 2147907 Item 4
Burials, 1816. FHL BRITISH Film 1656149 Item 1

Known Issue Batch 103376-6 Source film 1656149 has been found to contain entries of marriages for Liverpool St Anne, Lancashire with the place of marriage listed as St Andrew. Both parishes are contained on film 1656149.

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.

Poor Law Unions

Liverpool, Lancashire Poor Law Union

Probate records

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.

Maps and Gazetteers

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

Web sites


  1. A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 104-118.&nbsp;Date accessed: 01 July 2010.