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ACTON: St. Mary (Church of England)

Junction of Monks Lane and Chester Road  [location map].

Church History

An ancient parish church, originally serving the townships of Acton, Aston-juxta-Mondrum, Austerson, Baddington, Brindley, Burland, Cholmondeston, Coole Pilate, Edleston, Faddiley, Henhull, Hurleston, Poole, Stoke and Worleston, and part of the township of Sound. It also included the ancient parochial chapelry of Wrenbury: St. Margaret.

The district was affected by the following boundary changes:

Church Records

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

Original Registers C 1653-1962, M 1653-1981, B 1653-1982 Cheshire Record Office (P 331)
C from 1962 ; M from 1981 ; B from 1982 Church
Microfilm Copies C 16531999 ; M 16531999 ; B 16531982 Cheshire Record Office ; Nantwich Library
C 16531859 ; M 16531858 ; B 16531882 Manchester Archives & Local Studies ; Family History Society of Cheshire
Bishop's Transcripts 1586, 1589, 1593, 15991600, 1605, 1609, 161114, 161718, 162024, 1626, 1628, 163033, 163637, 1639, 166369, 167182, 16841827, 182986 Cheshire Record Office
18751886 (microfilmed) Family History Society of Cheshire
Copies and Indexes C 16531812 ; M 16541754 ; B 16531751 (transcript, 3 vols.) Cheshire Record Office ; Society of Genealogists' Library ; Nantwich Library
M 16521837 North & East Cheshire Marriage Index
M 16171837 (incomplete) Bertram Merrell Marriage Index of Cheshire
M 18371974 Cheshire BMD (CC:1001)
Monumental Inscriptions Published by the Family History Society of Cheshire

Explanatory Notes Index of Churches

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