Toxteth Park

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Toxteth Park, town and par., SW. Lancashire - par. (wholly within the parl. limits of Liverpool), 3598 ac. (1284 water), pop. 117,028; town, on S. side of Liverpool, 1500 ac., pop. 10,308.

John Bartholomew, Gazetteer of the British Isles (1887)

Archives and libraries

Local studies information is held at Liverpool library.



Details about the census records, and indexes for Toxteth Park.

Church History

Church Records

You can also perform a more selective search for churches in the Toxteth Park area that are recorded in the GENUKI church database. This will also help identify other churches in nearby townships and/or parishes. You also have the option to see the location of the churches marked on a map.

Civil Registration

The Register Office covering the Toxteth Park area is Liverpool.

Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Toxteth Park which are provided by:


Ask for the gazetteer for a calculation of the distance from Toxteth Park to another place.


View maps of Toxteth Park and places within its boundaries.

You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SJ367879 (Lat/Lon: 53.384126, -2.953165), Toxteth Park which are provided by:

Poor Houses, Poor Law

The Workhouse site has an interesting description of Toxteth workhouse.

Probate Records

For probate purposes prior to 1858, Toxteth Park was in the Archdeaconry of Chester, in the Diocese of Chester. The original Lancashire wills for the Archdeaconry of Chester are held at the Lancashire Record Office.


You can also see Family History Societies covering the nearby area, plotted on a map. This facility is being developed, and is awaiting societies to enter information about the places they cover.