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Zion, Lees, Methodist New Connexion

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Zion,
High St,
Lees
Lancashire

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Cemeteries

The church had a graveyard. The grave stones line the outer site wall.

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Church History

It was founded in 1829.

The Methodist New Connexion was formed in 1797 when it seceeded from the Wesleyan Methodists. In 1907 the Methodist New Connexion merged with the United Methodist Free Church and the Bible Christians to form the United Methodist Church.

In 1932 the United Methodists joined with the Wesleyan Methodists and the Primitive Methodists to form the Methodist Church of Great Britain.

 

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Church Records

Whilst every effort has been made to record exact details of record office and library holdings you are recommended to check with them before visiting to ensure that they do hold the records and years you wish to examine. Similarly check with transcript publishers to ensure they cover the records and years you require before making a purchase.

Copies of Original Registers

Baptisms
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Maps

It is located at SD9549904564 (Lat/Lon 53.537706, -2.069389). You can see this on maps provided by:

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