The Christ Church 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
was created in 1888 from the Ancient Parishan Ancient Parish is a Church of England parish which, until the 19th century, had both ecclesiastical and civil functions of St. Nicholas Sutton.
Other parts of the parish of Sutton St Nicholas were moved into Sutton St. Barnabus(1884), Belmont(1916), Benhilton(1863); parts of Benhilton were further moved to St Helier(1930).
West Surrey Family History Society CD10(Surrey Burial Index) has burial records for Sutton St Nicholas from 1636 to 1865.
WSFHS CD15(Surrey Baptisms Not in the IGI) has Baptismal records for Sutton St Nicholas from 1860-1876. CD 15 also contains baptismal records for Sutton Methodist chapel from 1868-1876.
WSFHS CD44(Some Ancient Parishes in the Epsom District (July 2015)) has records for Sutton St Nicholas:
Christ Church is in the London Borough of Sutton
The church is in the Anglican Diocese of Southwark. The Southwark Diocesan Record Office for churches and parishes in the London Borough of Sutton is the Sutton Local Studies Library. This is where you should find any surviving parish registers,
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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