Source:Sheinton, Shropshire, England. Bishop's Transcripts, 1637-1866

Source Bishop's transcripts, 1637–1866
Author Church of England. Parish Church of Sheinton (Shropshire)
Place Sheinton, Shropshire, England
Year range 1637 - 1866
Subject Church records
Religion Anglican/Church of England
Publication information
Type Government / Church records
Publisher Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah
Date issued 1966
Place issued Salt Lake City, Utah
Church of England. Parish Church of Sheinton (Shropshire). Bishop's transcripts, 1637–1866. (Salt Lake City, Utah: Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1966).
Lichfield Record OfficeCatalogue: B/V/7 Sheinton, ShropshireArchive/Library
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Usage Tips

The transcripts held at the Lichfield Record Office include baptisms (1637–1866), marriages (1637–1856), and burials (1673–1866). However, substantial dates are missing in the series prior to 1812. In the catalogue they are itemized as follows:

  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1637–1810
  • Bishop’s transcripts, 1813–1866

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FHL film numbers

  • 501801 Item 1: Baptisms, marriages, and deaths, 1637–1810
  • 503520 Item 2: Baptisms, marriages, and deaths, 1813–1856