"Christ Church is a small neat cruciform structure, of mixed architecture, in Foregate Street, erected in 1838, for a district which embraces the northern part of the town, in St Mary's parish. It has 600 sittings, the interior is neatly fitted up, and has a small organ.[From History, Gazetteer and Directory of Staffordshire, William White, Sheffield, 1851]
The perpetual curacy is in the patronage of the Rector, and incumbency of the Rev Thos. Harrison, MA. Mr S Yarwood is the organist, and John Gimbert, sexton."
Church of England Registers
The register of Christ Church, Stafford, commenced in 1839. The original registers for the period 1839-1976 (Bapts), 1845-1979 (Mar) & 1839-1892 (Bur) are deposited at Staffordshire Record Office.
Bishops Transcripts for the period 1839-1872 (Bapts), 1849-1851 (Mar) & 1839-1871 (Bur) are deposited at Lichfield Record Office.
Nonconformist Church Registers
Records of Nonconformist churches in Stafford can be found on the Stafford page.
[Last updated: 5th February 2001, Mike Harbach. © 2001]