Project Details

Project Title: Manchester Catholic Registers
Project Description: Transcription of several 'small' baptism registers for Manchester RC churches as follows: St William, Angel Meadow 1894-1904 St Joseph, Longsight 1888-1910 St Cuthbert, Withington 1874-1918 St Michael, Ancoats 1877-1901 Corpus Christi, Miles Platting 1889-1908 St Bridget, Bradford-cum-Beswick 1886-1908 St Mary, Levenshulme 1853-1920 Holy Name, Chorlton-on-Medlock 1868-1902 St Aloysius, Ardwick 1854-1903
Project manager: Madeline Best
Project Size (L/M/S): Medium
Project Status: Proposed
Project Started: 31 May 2015
Anticipated completion: 31 Dec 2017
Volunteer Requirement: None at present

22 Aug 2019The third DVD is complete and will shortly be published.
10 Jun 2019Compilation of a third DVD containing indexes, transcripts and scans for five further churches has commenced.
08 Dec 2018Baptisms for English Martrys, Whalley Range, Holy Name, Chorlton on Medlock and St. Anne, Ancoats have been completed. Data will be held pending further completions and issue of a third DVD.
16 Sep 2018The latest DVD has been published containing index, transcripts and images for: Holy Family, All Saints: 1876-1908; Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Blackley: 1855-1908; St. Anne, Fairfield: 1856-1908; St. Bridget, Bradford: 1879-1918; St Francis of Assisi, Gorton: 1863-1903
21 Jun 2018Latest DVD sent for copying.
29 Apr 2018Transcriptions for St Francis, Gorton, St Anne Ancoats and Our Lady of Mt Carmel, Prestwich received. New DVD compiled. Now awaiting write-ups of churches from Lawrence Gregory before DVD ready to issue.
06 Jul 2017Transcription for All Saints, Holy Trinity and Bradford, St. Bridget completed. Data to be held pending completion of sufficient registers to fill a DVD.
20 Nov 2016DVD published for Corpus Christi Miles Platting, St, Edward Rusholme, St John Chorlton-cum-Hardy St Mary Levenshulme and St Michael Ancoats.
24 Aug 2016Data for four churches is now ready to publish but awaiting church photos and descriptions from Salford diocesan Archives. These, all small, will be published as a single DVD.
27 Apr 2016Index, transcript and images for St. William's now published on CD
01 Jan 2016Indexing for St. Edward's, Rusholme completed
09 Nov 2015CDROM for St. Cuthbert now published.
08 Sep 2015Register for St. Mary, Levenshulme completed
04 Sep 2015Transcription for Corpus Christi completed
14 Jul 2015Transcriptions completed for St. Joseph and St. Cuthbert
31 May 2015Transcription for St. William, Angel Meadow completed.

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