BREDBURY: St. Mark (Church of England)

Redhouse Lane

Church History

Founded in 1846 as the district church for the township of Bredbury (previously served by Stockport: St. Mary the Virgin). The boundaries of "The District of Saint Mark, Bredbury" were described in the London Gazette on 8 September 1846:

"All that part of the parish of Stockport, in the county and diocese of Chester, comprised within the township of Bredbury."

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

Church Records

C = Christenings (Baptisms) ; M = Marriages ; B = Burials ; BTs = Bishop's Transcripts

Original Registers C 1847-1966 ; M 1849-1992 ; B 1848-1980 — Cheshire Record Office (P 258)
C from 1966 ; M from 1992 ; B from 1981 — Church
Microfilm Copies C 1847-1945 ; M 1849-1953 ; B 1848-1980 — Cheshire Record Office ; Stockport Heritage Library
Bishop's Transcripts 1879-88,1890-92 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Stockport Heritage Library
Copies and Indexes M 1849-1992 — Cheshire BMD (ST:ST64)
Monumental Inscriptions Published by North Cheshire Family History Society (partial survey)

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