"The parish register commences in 1567." [From History, Topography and Directory of Durham, Whellan , London, 1894]
The Parish Registers for the period 1567-1901 are deposited at Durham County Record Office, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL (EP/Biw).
The Marriages (1568-1837) are included in the Joiner Marriage Index.
Marriage indexes for
from the George Bell Collection of Durham and Northumberland Indexes.
The following records for churches in the ancient parish of Bishopwearmouth are also available at Durham County Record Office, County Hall, Durham, DH1 5UL:-
- North Hylton 1874-1976 (EP/Ca).
- Ryhope 1827-1973 (EP/Ry).
- Silksworth 1870-1973 (EP/Si).
- South Hylton 1821-1970 (EP/SHy).