BRERETON CUM SMETHWICK: St. Oswald (Church of England)

Macclesfield Road

Church History

An ancient parish church, serving the township of Brereton cum Smethwick.

On 23 June 1971 the district was united with that of Swettenham: St. Peter to form the combined district of "Brereton with Swettenham".

Church Records

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

Original Registers C 1538-1972 ; M 1538-1860 ; B 1538-1869 — Cheshire Record Office (P 138)
C from 1972 ; M from 1837 ; B from 1869 — Church
Microfilm Copies C 1538-1972 ; M 1538-1860 ; B 1538-1869 — Cheshire Record Office
C 1538-1850 ; M 1538-1860 ; B 1538-1869 — Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Sandbach Library
Bishop's Transcripts 1593, 1595, 1606, 1613-15, 1617-20, 1623, 1625-26, 1630-35, 1658-66,1668-76, 1679-82, 1684-85, 1691-1794, 1796-1840 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
Copies and Indexes M 1754-1837 (transcript) — Society of Genealogists' Library
M 1754-1837 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1684-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1950 — Cheshire BMD (CC:1016)

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