TARPORLEY: St. Helen (Church of England)

High Street
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Church History

An ancient parish church, serving the townships of Eaton, Rushton, Tarporley and Utkinton. The district also included the chapels of Cotebrook: St. John & Holy Cross, Eaton: St. Thomas, and Utkinton: St. Paul.

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1558-1921 ; M 1567-1923 ; B 1559-1888 — Cheshire Record Office (P 22)
C from 1921 ; M from 1924 ; B from 1888 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1558-1921 ; M 1567-1923 ; B 1559-1888 — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies
Bishop's Transcripts1600, 1606, 1608, 1610-12, 1614, 1616-17, 1622-25, 1627-37, 1639-41, 1663, 1668-77, 1679-85, 1688-92, 1694-98, 1700-22, 1724-25, 1727-1864 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesC 1558-1662 ; M 1567-1662 ; B 1559-1662 (transcript by C. Bratt) — Cheshire Record Office
C 1561-1812 ; M 1570-1835 ; B 1570-1812 (transcript) — Society of Genealogists' Library
M 1568-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1837-1974 — Cheshire BMD (CW:145)

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches