Registers of St. Modwen, the parish church of Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire
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Registers of St. Modwen, the parish church of Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire marriages, 1790-1837. by St. Modwen (Church : Burton upon Trent, England)

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Published by Birmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry in Birmingham .
Written in English



  • Burton upon Trent (England),
  • England,
  • Burton upon Trent.


  • Church records and registers -- England -- Burton upon Trent.,
  • Burton upon Trent (England) -- Genealogy.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesRegisters of Saint Modwen, the parish church of Burton-on-Trent, Staffordshire.
ContributionsBirmingham & Midland Society for Genealogy & Heraldry.
LC ClassificationsCS436.B847 S7 1987
The Physical Object
Pagination140, 19 p. ;
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2106873M
ISBN 100905105893
LC Control Number88158385

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  Church of St Modwen GV I Parish church. By William & Richard Smith of Tettenhall and completed by Francis Smith. Palladian. Ashlar. Nave with east apse and good west tower of three stages surmounted by balustrade and urns. Large semicircular-headed windows. INTERIOR: Gallery. C15 font. Good neo-classical organ case of Holy Trinity and St. Modwen's were united in , as the parish of Burton-on-Trent, and in Christ Church and All Saints' were united. Despite the 19th-century division of the parish, St. Modwen's vestry continued to collect a single church rate for all the town churches. The parish registers date from In the commissioners for dissolving Burton college gave one pair of organs and sold another to the parish church. There were six bells ‘in the college steeple’ in but only two bells and a sanctus bell in the church in A ‘great bell’ and a hand bell were mentioned in Searching Parish Records online. There are many websites offering online records, but the one that stands out above the rest is is a vast online research site, holding complete BMD and census records, along with Parish Registers, military records, directories, non-conformist records, and much more.. Parish records are available in two formats - transcripts/database records.

Ss Mary and Modwen is the Catholic Church in the town centre of Burton-upon-Trent which is part of the Archdiocese of Birmingham. While the current parish church was built in the historic links of the parish go back to its patron, St Modwen, who founded a church in the town in the 7th Century. Church of St Modwen is a Grade I listed building in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, England. See why it was listed, view it on a map, see visitor comments and photos and share your own comments and photos of this building. St Modwen's, Burton upon Trent, Burton upon Trent. 23 likes. St Modwen's is the Church of England town centre parish church for Burton upon Trent in 5/5(3).   Located on Guild Street is the church of St Modwen. Occupying the site of the former Benedictine Abbey founded in , the church overlooks the central market place in Burton. The former abbey was founded by the Mercian nobleman Wulfric Spot who upon his endowment, made the abbey one of the wealthiest monastic houses in.