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Southwark St Saviour

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West Surrey FHS has a copy of Bax and Rice “Surrey Epitaphs” for the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Southwark St Saviour; the notes were between 1900 and 1903. It is not yet transcribed
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The parish of St. Saviour was formed 1541 by the union of the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of St. Margaret and St. Mary Magdalene. In 1875 part of St. Saviour's was merged into the new ecclesiastical parishan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of Southwark All Hallows. The former Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of Southwark St. Thomas was merged into St. St Saviour's in 1898; and in 1915 the parish was dissolved to help created the new ecclesiastical parishan ecclesiastical parish is an administrative area within the Church of England or Roman Catholic church. It is distinct from the civil parish, a local government unit in England of Southwark St. Saviour with St. Peter which was itself dissolved in 1956 in a further reorganisation.




CD24(A 2nd Collection of Surrey Baptisms) has baptismal records for Southwark St Saviour from 1705/6 to 1713 and from 1836 to 1840. See our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).

WSFHS CD29(A 2nd COLLECTION OF METROPOLITAN SURREY BURIALS INDEX) has burial records for Southwark St Saviour from 1722 to 1733. See our sales page for more information (opens in a new page).


Other Church of England churches in Southwark included:
  • Southwark Christ Church
  • Southwark St George
  • Southwark St Olave
  • Southwark St Margaret
  • Southwark St Mary Overy
  • Southwark St Thomas

Southwark is a district within the London Borough of Southwark
Unless otherwise stated the dates for the creation of parishes are taken from Youngs, Frederick. A. Guide to the Administrative Units of England; Royal Historical Society: London, 1979 volume 1 Southern England.




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