OVER: St. Chad (Church of England)

Swanlow Lane/Sandyhill Road
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Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Low Oulton and Wettenhall, and parts of the townships of Marton and Over.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

The district included the chapel of Winsford: Christ Church (1844-1974).

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1558-1983 ; M 1558-1993 ; B 1558-1987 — Cheshire Record Office (P 146)
C from 1983 ; M from 1993 ; B from 1987 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1558-1911 ; M 1558-1912 ; B 1558-1917 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Winsford Library
Bishop's Transcripts1588(?), 1600, 1607-09, 1610(?), 1613-15, 1617-20, 1623-30, 1633-37, 1641, 1658-66, 1668-76, 1679-85, 1687-89, 1696-1744, 1746-57, 1759-60, 1762, 1766-79, 1781-1876 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
1588(?), 1600, 1607-09, 1610(?), 1613-15, 1617-20, 1623-30, 1633-37, 1641, 1658-66, 1668-76, 1679-85, 1687-89, 1696-1744, 1746-57, 1759-60, 1762, 1766-79, 1781-1833 (microfilmed) — Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesC 1770-1812 (transcript/index) — Cheshire Record Office ; Society of Genealogists' Library ; Winsford Library
M 1700-1837 — 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 (CW:141)
Monumental InscriptionsPublished by the Family History Society of Cheshire, 1977

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches