NORLEY: St. John the Evangelist (Church of England)

Norley Road
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Church History

Founded in 1833 as a chapel to Frodsham: St. Lawrence. In 1861 it became the district church for the township of Norley.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

  • 1872 April 23 — reduced when a detached part of the township of Norley was transferred to Crowton: Christ Church.

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1833-1923 ; M 1838-1979 ; B 1834-1962 — Cheshire Record Office (P 314)
C from 1923 ; M from 1979 ; B from 1962 — Church
Bishop's Transcripts1855-56, 1887-99 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesM 1838-1973 — Cheshire BMD (CW:139)
B 1899-1916 (copy register) — Cheshire Record Office
Monumental InscriptionsPublished by the Family History Society of Cheshire (edited by M. Bullock), 1992

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches