COPPENHALL: St. Michael (Church of England)

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Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Church Coppenhall and Monks Coppenhall.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

  • 1855 February 13 — reduced when part of the township of Monks Coppenhall was transferred to Crewe: Christ Church.
  • 1869 December 14 — reduced when part of the township of Monks Coppenhall was transferred to Crewe: St. Paul.
  • 1931July 3 — reduced when an area was transferred to Crewe: St. Peter
  • 1961 November 27 — boundary alteration (details not available)

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1653-1935 ; M 1653-1934 ; B 1653-1857 — Cheshire Record Office (P 19)
C from 1935 ; M from 1935 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1653-1935 ; M 1653-1921 ; B 1653-1857 — Cheshire Record Office
C 1653-1869 ; M 1653-1895 ; B 1653-1857 — Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Crewe Library
Bishop's Transcripts1579-1593, 1600, 1605, 1607-10, 1612-18, 1620-23, 1626, 1628-30, 1636-39, 1641, 1663, 1665-81, 1687, 1689, 1693, 1695-97, 1699-1704, 1708-57,1759-88, 1791-1837, 1839, 1843-44, 1846-47, 1850-57, 1887-1900 (microfilmed) ; 1901-07 — Cheshire Record Office
1891-1900 (microfilmed) — Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesM 1653-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1754-1837 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1837-1974 — Cheshire BMD (CC:1034)

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