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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Surrey]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Surrey Parishes|Surrey Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Southwark_Holy_Trinity,_Surrey,_England|Southwark Holy Trinity]]''  
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''[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Surrey]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]]  [[Surrey Parishes|Surrey Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] ''  
  
'''Southwark Holy Trinity, Surrey''' family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.
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== Parish History  ==
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'Southwark Christ Church created by at least 1671, is one of five ancient parishes in this metropolitan borough, with three registration districts ('St Saviour, St Olave, and St George), in the county of Surrey. The borough lies on the south side of the River Thames, opposite the City of London; attached with the city by the London, Southwark, and Blackfriars bridges;
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'The five ancient parishes of Southwark include '''Christ Church''', St Olave, St Saviour, St Thomas, and St George-the-Martyr. 
  
== Parish History  ==
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The ecclesiastical arrangement for Southwark included also the following chapelries:
  
Holy Trinity Southwark, formerly Bedford Chapel, was built in 1823-4, from and lying within the boundaries of [[Stoke Newington St Mary, Middlesex|Newington St Mary]], but after 1826 was divided ecclesiastically into Southwark (see Newington) Borough.  
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*All Hallow, Copperfield St - 1875
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*St Jude - 1850
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*St Mary Magdalen - 1843
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*St Michael - 1867
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*St Paul Westminster Road.- 1858
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*St Peter - 1846
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*St Stephen - 1850
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*St Alphege - 1872
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*Wilberforce Mission Church - <br>
  
== Resources  ==
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The places of worship within the new borough, which includes the parish incumbencies of&nbsp;Horsley-Down, Bermondsey, and Rotherhithe. Included in the borough are&nbsp;the following Nonconformist churches:&nbsp;
  
==== Civil Registration  ====
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*English Presbyterian Church - 1
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*Independents - 1
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*Baptists - 15
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*Quakers - 1
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*Unitarians - 1&nbsp;
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*Wesleyan Methodists - 7
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*Primitive Methodists - 1
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*Wesleyan Association - 3
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*Wesleyan Reformers - 1
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*Welsh Calvinistic Methodists - 1
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*Roman Catholics -3&nbsp;
  
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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There were four additional unspecified dissenting chapels in the borough as well.<ref>John Marius Wilson,''[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]''(1870)</ref>
  
==== Church records  ====
 
  
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. <br>
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'''Southwark Holy Trinity, Surrey''' family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.  
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, non conformist 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
 
  
===== Non Conformist Churches  =====
 
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
{{British Census|474658}}
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{{British Census|474658}}  
  
 
==== Probate records  ====
 
==== Probate records  ====

Revision as of 20:04, 9 May 2013

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Parish History

'Southwark Christ Church created by at least 1671, is one of five ancient parishes in this metropolitan borough, with three registration districts ('St Saviour, St Olave, and St George), in the county of Surrey. The borough lies on the south side of the River Thames, opposite the City of London; attached with the city by the London, Southwark, and Blackfriars bridges;

'The five ancient parishes of Southwark include Christ Church, St Olave, St Saviour, St Thomas, and St George-the-Martyr. 

The ecclesiastical arrangement for Southwark included also the following chapelries:

  • All Hallow, Copperfield St - 1875
  • St Jude - 1850
  • St Mary Magdalen - 1843
  • St Michael - 1867
  • St Paul Westminster Road.- 1858
  • St Peter - 1846
  • St Stephen - 1850
  • St Alphege - 1872
  • Wilberforce Mission Church -

The places of worship within the new borough, which includes the parish incumbencies of Horsley-Down, Bermondsey, and Rotherhithe. Included in the borough are the following Nonconformist churches: 

  • English Presbyterian Church - 1
  • Independents - 1
  • Baptists - 15
  • Quakers - 1
  • Unitarians - 1 
  • Wesleyan Methodists - 7
  • Primitive Methodists - 1
  • Wesleyan Association - 3
  • Wesleyan Reformers - 1
  • Welsh Calvinistic Methodists - 1
  • Roman Catholics -3 

There were four additional unspecified dissenting chapels in the borough as well.[1]


Southwark Holy Trinity, Surrey family history and genealogy research page. Guide to parish registers (baptisms, christenings, marriages, and burials), civil registration (births, marriages, and deaths), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and website resources.


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 Surrey 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

Contributor: add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.

  1. John Marius Wilson,Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales(1870)