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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png|go to]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
*[[Toxteth Park St Bride]]
*[[Toxteth Park St Clement, Lancashire|Toxteth Park St Clement]]
*[[Toxteth Park St James, Lancashire|Toxteth Park St James]]
*[[Toxteth Park St John the Baptist, Lancashire|Toxteth Park St John the Baptist]]
*[[Toxteth Park St Michael, Lancashire|Toxteth Park St Michael]]
*[[Toxteth Park St Paul]]
*[[Toxteth Park St Saviour]]
*[[Toxteth Park St Thomas, Lancashire|Toxteth Park St Thomas]]
View a [[Comprehensive List of Liverpool Parishes and Chapelries]]
[[Category: Lancashire]]
== Chapelry History  ==
TOXTETH-PARK, an extra-parochial district, in the union and hundred of West Derby, S. division of Lancashire; forming the south or south-eastern suburb of the town of Liverpoo.&nbsp;Toxteth is supposed to have formerly been included in the parish of Walton-on-the-Hill. The following churches are in the extra-parochial district. '''St James's''' church, in Parliament-street, and nearly adjoining St James' cemetery in Liverpool, was erected in 1774.&nbsp;'''St Michael's''' church, built in 1816. '''St John the Baptist''''s church, Park Place, was built in 1832. '''St Clement''''s, Windsor, was built in 1841. '''St Thomas'-in-the-Fields''', erected in 1840. '''St Paul''''s, Prince's Park, was built in 1847-8. '''St Matthew''''s, in Hill-street, of which the first stone was laid&nbsp;March 21st, 1848.&nbsp;And '''Dingle Chapel''', originally episcopal, was rebuilt in 1774 as a Presbyterian place of worship, and was enlarged in 1842.
The Independents, Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists, Methodists of the New Connexion, Welsh Methodists and Baptists, and other dissenters, have also places of worship, chiefly at Harrington. St. Patrick's Roman Catholic chapel, a handsome building, was erected in 1797.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 380-386.&amp;nbsp;Adapted. Date accessed: 31 July 2010.</ref>
== Resources  ==
==== 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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>
==== Lancashire Online Parish Clerks  ====
An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/<br>
==== 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
==== Census records  ====
{{Expand section|any unique information, such as ''the census for X year was destroyed''}}
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
[[West Derby, Lancashire Poor Law Union]] [[Toxteth Park, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]
==== Probate records<br> ====
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lancashire Probate Records|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<br> ==
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Web sites  ==
Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
== References ==

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