SHOCKLACH: St. Edith (Church of England)

Worthenbury Road.

Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Caldecott, Church Shocklach and Shocklach Oviatt.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

  • 1963 November 22 — (details not available)

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1538-1873 ; M 1538-1837 ; B 1538-1981 — Cheshire Record Office (P 308)
C from 1874 ; M from 1837 ; B from 1981 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1538-1979 ; M 1538-1979 ; B 1538-1981 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies
Bishop's Transcripts1585, 1588, 1599, 1601, 1603-06, 1610-11, 1613-15, 1617-18, 1622-31,1633-34, 1639, 1664, 1666-69, 1671-72, 1676-77, 1679-85, 1694, 1697-1706, 1708-60, 1763-1801, 1804-22, 1825-40, 1864-90 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
Copies and IndexesM 1539-1979 — North Wales Marriage Index
M 1539-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1958 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE40)
B 1813-1899 — National Burial Index
B 1813-1899 — published by the Family History Society of Cheshire
Monumental InscriptionsPublished by the Family History Society of Cheshire, 1997

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches