MOTTRAM IN LONGDENDALE: St. Michael (Church of England)

War Hill.

Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Godley, Hattersley, Hollingworth, Matley, Mottram, Newton, Stayley, and Tintwistle. It includes the chapel of Broadbottom: St. Mary.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

Church Records

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

Original RegistersC 1559-1991 ; M 1559-1993 ; B 1559-1988 — Cheshire Record Office (P 25)
C from 1991 ; M from 1993 — Church
Microfilm CopiesC 1559-1975 ; M 1559-1949 ; B 1559-1988 — Cheshire Record Office, Tameside Local Studies
C 1559-1884 ; M 1559-1949 ; B 1559-1875 — Family History Society of Cheshire, Manchester Archives & Local Studies
Bishop's Transcripts1583, 1586, 1590, 1595 ; 1599-1600, 1605, 1607-08, 1610, 1612, 1614-15, 1617-23, 1625, 1627-30, 1632-37, 1639-41, 1664-71, 1673-77, 1679-82,1684-85, 1687, 1689-95, 1697-99, 1701-51, 1753, 1755, 1777-1835, 1837-38, 1884-92 (microfilmed) — Cheshire Record Office
1599-1600, 1605, 1607-08, 1610, 1612, 1614-15, 1617-23, 1625, 1627-30, 1632-37, 1639-41, 1664-71, 1673-77, 1679-82,1684-85, 1687, 1689-95, 1697-99, 1701-51, 1753, 1755, 1777-1835, 1837-38, 1884-92 (microfilmed)— Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and IndexesM 1754-1837 — North & East Cheshire Marriage Index - may be viewable at subscription sites such as ancestry or findmypast
M 1770-1810 (microfilmed transcript) — Society of Genealogists' Library
M 1837-1993 — Cheshire BMD (TA:CE31)
B 1802-1988 — National Burial Index
B 1802-1988 — published by /North Cheshire Family History Society

Explanatory NotesIndex of Churches