DARESBURY: All Saints (Church of England)

Daresbury Lane
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Church History

An ancient parochial chapelry in the parish of Runcorn: All Saints, originlally serving the townships of Acton Grange, Daresbury, Hatton, Higher Walton, Keckwick, Lower Walton, Moore, Newton by Daresbury and Preston on the Hill. In 1880 it became a district church, and the boundaries of "The District Chapelry of All Saints, Daresbury" were descrbed in the London Gazette on 27 February 1880:

"All that the remaining portion of the parochial chapelry of Daresbury in the parish of Runcorn in the county of Chester and in the diocese of Chester which is not included within the limits of the district of Saint John the Evangelist Walton in the county and diocese aforesaid, and which said remaining portion of such parochial chapelry comprises the several townships of Daresbury, Hatton, Keckwick, Preston on the Hill, and Newton by Daresbury, together with portions of the two townships of Moore and of Acton Grange"

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1617-1951 ; M 1617-1975 ; B 1617-1941 — Cheshire Record Office (P 66)
C from 1951 ; M from 1975 ; B from 1941 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1617-1951 ; M 1617-1949 ; B 1617-1941 — Cheshire Record Office ; Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Family History Society of Cheshire ; Halton Lea Library ; Warrington Library
Bishop's Transcripts1600, 1605-08, 1610-13, 1616-22, 1624-25, 1628, 1632-36, 1639-41, 1663, 1665-66, 1668-69, 1671-76, 1678-85, 1690-91, 1693-1701, 1703-08, 1710-20, 1722-39, 1741-44, 1746,1814,1816-55 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesCMB 1600-1641 (transcript) — Church ; Cheshire Record Office ; Chester Library
CMB 1652-1754 (transcript) — Church ; Cheshire Record Office
M 1605-1837 (incomplete) — Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire (1750-1836)
M 1754-1837 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1837-1949 — Cheshire BMD (HA:C10)
Monumental InscriptionsTranscript by J. R. Bulmer, 1973 (old section)
Published by Liverpool & South West Lancashie Family History Society (Warrington Group), 1988
Published by the Family History Society of Cheshire (edited by V. Noble), 1992 (new section)

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches