Bishopwearmouth baptisms 1838-1841

1,810 baptisms at Bishopwearmouth St. Michael & All Angels in Sunderland district, covering 1838 to 21 Feb 1841 (the end of a register). This adds to our previous collection of baptisms at this church, which starts in 1567.

Abodes mentioned besides streets in Bishopwearmouth include Ayres Quay, Ballast Hills, Deptford, Hendon, Hetton Staiths, Humbleton Hill, Millfield, New Town, North Moor, Pallion, Pans, Southwick, Sunderland, and Sunniside.

Sample baptisms:

  • 7 Jan 1838 William Tinmouth Taylor, of Ballast Hills, son of Richard (fitter) & Isabella Taylor
  • 18 Aug 1839 Benjamin Tiffin Lowes, of Dunning Street, son of Tiffin (shipwright) & Alice Lowes
  • 27 Jan 1841 Dorothy Prudhoe, of South Street, daughter of Joseph (sawyer) & Elizabeth Prudhoe

We intend to keep extending this parish’s baptisms forward shortly