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New Parish TableEdit

Bollington parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS PRs = England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000 (FamilySearch) - free
FS BTs = England, Cheshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1598-1900 (FamilySearch) - free
FS = FamilySearch - free
FMP Diocese PRs = Cheshire Diocese Of Chester Parish Registers (FindMyPast) - ($)
FMP Diocese BTs = Cheshire Diocese Of Chester Bishop's Transcripts (FindMyPast) - ($)
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[1]
FS Catalog PRs = FamilySearch Catalog Parish registers - free
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Bollington Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
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FS PRs 1538-2000
1538-2000
1538-2000
FS BTs 1598-1900
1598-1900
1598-1900
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
FMP Diocese PRs 1834-1909
1838-1910
1835-1910
FMP Diocese BTs 1834-1909
1838-1910
1835-1910
BOYD

1538-1850


IGI



FS Catalog PRs


FS Catalog BTs


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 Cheshire Archives and Local Studies.


Old Parish TableEdit

Bollington St John the Baptist parish 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
NBI = National Burial Index (findmypast) - (£)[2]
Bollington St John the Baptist Parish (1834) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

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FS PR's 1834-1909
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1835-1934
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1835-1938
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FS BT'S 1844-1893   NONE
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 1841-1893
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FMP (£)      KN

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1835-1938
1835-1938
NBI



1835-1938

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use 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

 Prestbury, St. Peter (C of E). The ancient parish church for Bollington.
 Bollington, St. John the Baptist (C of E). Built in 1834, becoming the parish church in 1842. Registers of Baptisms 1834–1975, Marriages 1838–2003 and Burials 1835–2004 have been deposited at the Cheshire Record Office. Transcriptions of Burial registers 1835-2004 and memorial inscriptions 1835 to 2012 can be searched free on the parish website  http://www.stoswaldbollington.org.uk/pages/Research.html
 Bollington Cross, St. Oswald (C of E). Built in 1892 as a chapel of ease to St. John the Baptist (and now the parish church following the closure of St John's in 2003). Registers of Baptisms 1908–2001 and Marriages 1937–1988 have been deposited at the Cheshire Record Office. (There are no burials at St Oswald's.)

Bollington is a chapelry in Prestbury parish. Cheshire Record Office call no.: P184/1/1-4, P184/2/1-4, P184/3/1-5.

Here is a list of church records on microfilm at the Family History Library (FHL) in Salt Lake City.

Parish Register Content FHL Film
Baptisms, 1834-1958. Marriages, 1838-1898. BRITISH 2107084 Items 7 - 11
Marriages, 1898-1959. Burials, 1835-1937. BRITISH 2107085 Items 1 - 9

St. Oswald's Church, Bollington-Cross, was a chapelry in the parish of Bollington-St. John, near Macclesfield. Cheshire Record Office call no.: P184/14, P184/15/1-2.

Parish Register Content FHL Film
Baptisms, 1908-1964. Marriages, 1937-1954. BRITISH 2262945 Items 1 - 3

Bishop's transcripts for Bollington, 1841-1893 Formerly a chapelry in Prestbury parish. Called St. John's Church.
Cheshire Record Office Call Number: EDB 30

Bishop's Transcript Content FHL Film
Baptisms, burials, 1841-1878, 1888-1890. BRITISH 1647365 Item 4
Burials, 1890. Baptisms, burials, 1891-1893. BRITISH 1647366 Item 1
Transcripts, 1856-1893. BRITISH 1656840 Item 1
Transcripts,  1990. 1841-1855. BRITISH 1656809 Item 5
  1. ArcherSoftware.co.uk
  2. 'Parish Records - National Burial Index Records 1538 - 2005 Coverage', Find My Past, accessed 15 October 2013.
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