TILSTON: St. Mary (Church of England)

Church History

An ancient parish church, serving the townships of Carden, Grafton, Horton, Stretton and Tilston.

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1558-1937 ; M 1559-1998 ; B 1813-1924 — Cheshire Record Office (P 18)
C from 1961 ; M from 1998 ; B from 1924 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1558-1937 ; M 1559-1837 ; B 1813-1924 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies
Bishop's Transcripts1585, 1604-05, 1610, 1613, 1615, 1618, 1621-31, 1635, 1664, 1666-77,1679-85, 1687-92, 1694-97, 1700-42, 1744-1839, 1841(microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
1585, 1604-05, 1610, 1613, 1615, 1618, 1621-31, 1635, 1664, 1666-77,1679-85, 1687-92, 1694-97, 1700-42, 1744-1800 — Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesM 1559-1837 — North Wales Marriage Index
M 1695-1836 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1958 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE48)
B 1813-1899 — National Burial Index
B 1813-1899 — published by the Family History Society of Cheshire
NotesCMB 1643-1663, 1665, 1678 — omitted from registers and BTs
C 1937-1961 — destroyed by fire

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches