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St Mary Mounthaw

"ST. MARY MONTHAW, the church of, was situated anciently on the west side of Fish-street-hill, near Queenhithe, and received its name from its dedication to the Virgin Mary, and the family of Montalte or Monthaut, in the county of Norfolk who were its original founders and patrons. It was destroyed by the fire of London and not rebuilt, but the parish was united to that of St. Mary Somerset, by act of parliament." [James Elmes. A Topographical Dictionary of London and its Environs (1831) - transcribed by Brian Randell]

This parish - no. 73 in the above map - is located in Queenhithe Ward.
The church was destroyed in 1666 and not rebuilt.
The parish was later united with St Mary Somerset 1670, St Nicholas Cole Abbey 1866.


Archives and Libraries

London Metropolitan Archive holdings for St Mary Mounthaw.



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Church Records

Online Parish Register Images and Indexes for St Mary Mounthaw parish are provided by, or at various subscription sites via, the LDS FamilySearch wiki.

No non-Church of England denominations have been identified for St Mary Somerset with St Mary Mounthaw [LDS FamilySearch Wiki].


Description and Travel

Wikipedia page on St Mary Mounthaw.

World Heritage Encycyclopedia page on St Mary Mounthaw.

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Historical Geography

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Summary history of St Mary Mounthaw parish, from the Worshipful Company of Parish Clerks.


Land and Property

Public Houses, Inns & Taverns of the parish of St Mary Mounthaw - provides "information from census records, trade directories, etc."


Names, Personal

Surnames from the 1881 census in the St Mary Mounthaw district.



Clerical career summaries for the parish of (i) St Mary Mounthaw, and (ii) St Mary Somerset With St Mary Mounthaw, from the Clergy of the Church of England Database website.



Sources for listings of taxpayer names for St Mary Mounthaw parish, listed on the LDS FamilySearch wiki.