PULFORD: St. Mary (Church of England)

Church History

An ancient parish church, serving the townships of Poulton and Pulford

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

  • 1973 March 8 — amalgamated with the district of Eccleston: St. Mary to form the combined district of "Eccleston and Pulford".

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1559-1884 ; M 1559-1836 ; B 1574-1956 — Cheshire Record Office (P 101)
C from 1884 ; M from 1837 ; B from 1956 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1559-1884 ; M 1559-1836 ; B 1574-1956 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies
Bishop's Transcripts1599-1601, 1603-06, 1608, 1610-11, 1613-18, 1622-25, 1627-36, 1640-41, 1666, 1668-70, 1672-73, 1675-77, 1679-84, 1686, 1690-92, 1694-96, 1703-04, 1709-11, 1713, 1715-21, 1723-28, 1731-1804, 1806-56, 1859-98, 1905 (microfilmed) ; 1907, 1909-10 — Cheshire Record Office
1870-98, 1905 (microfilmed) — Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesC 1606-1753 ; M 1594-1753 ; B 1582-1771 (transcript) — Society of Genealogists' Library
M 1559-1836 — North Wales Marriage Index
M 1638-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1899 — Cheshire BMD (CW:CE39)
Monumental InscriptionsCheshire Record Office (ref. SF/PULF/2)
NotesCMB 1577-1694 — many entries unrecorded

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches