Newcastle St. Andrew baptisms 1825-1839

4,910 baptisms at St. Andrew’s church in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, covering 1825 through 1839. Abodes listed are mostly streets in Newcastle, but also include the Newcastle parishes of All Saints and St. John, plus nearby Cox Lodge, Gateshead, Gosforth, Jesmond, Kenton, Slatyford, and Spital Tongues. A few of these have birth dates, and quite a few baptisms are for children of soldiers from various regiments stationed at the Newcastle Barracks.

Sample baptisms:

  • 1 Jan 1825 Cornelius Forster, of Gosforth parish, son of John (pitman) & Margaret Forster
  • 2 Jul 1830 Mary Newton, of this parish, daughter of Mary Newton (spinster)
    [Note: father John crossed out.]
  • 30 Mar 1834 John William Bell, of Blackett Place, born 3-Jan 1831, son of John William Bell (confectioner) & Elizabeth Bell
  • 24 Nov 1839 William Riley, of [the] Barracks, child of William (corporal, 98th Regiment) & Mary Riley