CHESTER: Cathedral (Church of England)

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Church History

The Cathedral Church of St. Werburgh (extra-parochial).

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1688-1718, 1736-1958 ; M 1688-1718, 1736-1754, 1851, 1869-1998 ; B 1688-1721, 1736-1896 — Cheshire Record Office (EDD 3913)
C from 1958 ; M from 1998 — Cathedral
Microfilm CopiesC 1688-1935 ; M 1688-1754, 1851 ; B 1688-1896 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Bishop's Transcripts1813-1816. (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesCMB 1687-1812 — in: The Registers of Chester Cathedral, edited by T. Hughes & J. C. Hughes (Parish Register Society, vol. 54, 1904)
M 1687-1750 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1735-1754 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1869-1958 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE10)

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches