HELSBY: St. Paul (Church of England)

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Church History

Founded in 1870 as a chapel to Frodsham: St. Lawrence. In 1875 it became the district church for the township of Helsby (previously served by Frodsham: St. Lawrence). The boundaries of "The District Chapelry of Saint Paul, Helsby" were described in the London Gazette on 7 December 1875:

"All that part of the said parish of Frodsham which is comprised within and is co-extensive with the limits of the said township of Helsby"

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1870-1980 ; M 1876-1999 ; B 1871-1996 — Cheshire Record Office (P 127)
C from 1980 ; M from 1999 ; B from 1996 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1870-1926 ; M 1876-1945 ; B 1871-1924 — Cheshire Record Office
Bishop's Transcripts1870-1902 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
Copies and IndexesM 1876-1974 — Cheshire BMD (CW:129)
Monumental InscriptionsPublished by the Family History Society of Cheshire/North Cheshire Family History Society, 1978

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