Corbridge, Northumberland:- Church Records


Church of England Records.

  • Corbridge, St Andrew: Records of baptisms 1657-1977, marriages 1657-1991 and burials 1659-1907 are available at Northumberland Archives Service. Bishops' Transcripts for the period 1769-1875 are deposited at Durham University Library Archives and Special Collections, Palace Green, Durham City. The International Genealogical Index (I.G.I.) includes baptisms 1654-1812 and marriages 1657-1812 for this parish, and Boyd's Marriage Index includes marriages 1657-1812 and banns 1751-1812. Transcripts of baptisms 1654-1812 and marriages and burials 1657-1812 are available at Tyne and Wear Archives Service and in the Local Studies Departments of Newcastle Central Library and Gateshead Central Library. Newcastle Central Library also has transcripts covering baptisms, marriages and burials 1813-1851. A transcript of monumental inscriptions at Corbridge (microfiche TN75) is published by Northumberland and Durham Family History Society and these records are also available in book form at Newcastle Central Library, Local Studies Department. Baptisms and Burials from 1657-1843 and Marriages from 1657-1837 for St Andrew's Church are now searchable on the FreeREG site. A transcript of baptisms 1654-1812, marriages 1657-1812 and burials 1657-1812 is now available as an e-book.

Nonconformist Records.

  • Northumberland Archives Service has the following records for nonconformist churches located in this parish:

    • Corbridge, Market Place (Methodist - formerly Primitive Methodist) - Marriages 1958-1979

    • Great Whittington (Methodist) - Marriages 1922-1983

  • A photograph of Corbridge Primitive Methodist Church supplied by George Bell.

  • Early Primitive Methodist chapels in this area belonged to Hexham P.M. Circuit. Records for 1824-1837 are included on the IGI (listed as Bull Bank or Bethania Chapel). Early Wesleyan Methodist chapels in this area belonged to Hexham W.M. Circuit. Records for 1797-1836 can be seen at Northumberland Archives Service and are included on the IGI.

Adjacent Parishes.