SHOTWICK: St. Michael & All Angels (Church of England)

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Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Capenhurst, Great Saughall, Little Saughall, Shotwick and Woodbank.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1681-1991 ; M 1692-1992 ; B 1690-1992 — Cheshire Record Office (P 49)
C from 1993 ; M from 1993 ; B from 1993 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1681-1991 ; M 1692-1992 ; B 1690-1903 — Cheshire Record Office
C 1681-1940 ; M 1692-1971 ; B 1690-1992 — Neston Library
Bishop's Transcripts1591, 1599-1600, 1605, 1607-11, 1614-15, 1617-18, 1622-24, 1626-27,1630-32, 1634, 1636-39, 1641-42, 1658-60, 1668-72, 1675-76, 1679-82, 1685, 1690-91, 1694-1737, 1739, 1741, 1745-68, 1770-1805, 1807-96 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
1878-1896 (microfilmed) — Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesCB 1681-1775 ; M 1681-1753 (transcript by E. Dyke, 2 vols.) — Cheshire Record Office
M 1692-1837 — North Wales Marriage Index
M 1700-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1957 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE41)
Monumental InscriptionsTranscript by J. H. E. Bennett, 1910 — Cheshire Record Office ; Society of Genealogists' Library

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