GREAT SUTTON: St. John the Evangelist (Church of England)

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Church History

Built in 1879 as the district church for the township of Great Sutton (previously served by Eastham: St. Mary). The boundaries of "The District Chapelry of Saint John the Evangelist, Great Sutton" were described in the London Gazette on 5 March 1880:

"All those parts of the said parish of Eastham which are comprised within and are co-extensive with the limits of the said township of Great Sutton".

Church Records

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

Original Registers C 1879-1977 ; M 1880-2004 — Cheshire Record Office (P 186)
C from 1977 ; M from 2004 ; B from 1908 — Church
Microfilm Copies C 1879-1940 — Cheshire Record Office ; Birkenhead Central Library ; Ellesmere Port Library
Copies and Indexes M 1880-1958 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE27)
Monumental Inscriptions Published by the Family History Society of Cheshire (edited by P. Tweeddale), 1995

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