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  • Staveley Churches and Registers

    Information from the "National Index of Parish Registers", Vol 6, Pt
    5, Derbyshire, compiled by Cliff Webb, published by Society of
    Genealogists, 1995, p.90 :-
    
    STAVELEY, ST JOHN THE BAPTIST  -  population of 2,920 in 1831 (united
    to Barrowhill in 1973). in Scarsdale Hundred.
    
    Original Registers:
    Baptisms  1558-1665,  1702-1933
    Marriages  1558-1665,  1702-1929
    Banns  1754-1813,  1940-1972
    Burials  1558-1693,  1702-1931
    Held at Derbyshire Record Office, New Street, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4
    3AG.
    
    Bishop's Transcripts:  1662-1864,  held at Lichfield Joint Record
    Office.
    
    Copies:
    Baptisms - transcript, 1558-1618 at Society of Genealogists, 14
    Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road, London, EC1 7BA.
    Baptisms  1559-1609 at Sheffield Archives, 52 Shoreham Street,
    Sheffield, Yorkshire, S1 4SP.
    Baptisms & Marriages 1558-1665  &  Burials  1588-1692,  at College of
    Arms, Queen Victoria Street, London, EC4V 4BT (library not open to the
    public).
    
    Copies on Microfilm:
    Baptisms  1558-1883
    Marriages  1558-1887
    Banns  1754-1813
    Burials  1558-1931
    Held at:
    -  Derbyshire Record Office, New Street, Matlock, Derbyshire, DE4 3AG.
    -  Genealogical Society of Utah, 35 North West Temple Street, Salt
    Lake City, Utah 84150, USA.
    
    STAVELEY, HANDLEY Chapel of Ease, burial ground opened 1838.
    
    STAVELY, ST JOSEPH Mission Chapel, The Mount, Chesterfield Road (Roman
    Catholic), founded 1883 (ref Kelly's Directory 1936).
    
    OTHER CHURCHES:
    
    Staveley, Mastin Moor (Primitive Methodist)  founded 1852 (ref Kelly's
    Directory 1936).  Original Register of Baptisms 1939-1977, at
    Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock.
    
    Staveley, Zion Chapel, Barrow Hill (Primitive Methodist)  founded
    1872, closed 1966.  Original Registers of Baptisms 1877-1968 (Circuit,
    two sequences, D3907  &  D3929).  original Register of Marriages
    1888-1965.  At Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock.
    
    Staveley, Ebenezer Chapel, Barrow Hill (United Methodist) flourished
    1881 (ref Kelly's Directory 1936).
    
    Staveley, Trinity, Chesterfield Road (Wesleyan Methodist), built 1904,
    closed 1975.  Original Registers of Baptisms 1886-1972 & Marriages
    1905-1908  -  held at Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock.
    
    Staveley, Poolsbrook (Wesleyan Methodist).  Ref Bulmer's Directory
    1895 & Kelly's Directory 1936.
    
    Staveley Zion Chapel, Speedwell, Primitve Methodist (ref Kelly's
    Directory 1932), closed 1969.  Original Registers of Baptisms
    1937-1968  &  Marriages 1912-1969  -  held at Derbyshire Record
    Office, Matlock.
    
    Staveley, Lowgates (United Methodist)  -  Original Registers of
    Marriages 1915-1981  -  held at Derbyshire Record Office.
    
    Staveley, Speedwell (United Methodist), ref Kelly's Directory 1932.
    
    Staveley, Poolsbrook (Primitve Methodist), ref Kelly's Directory 1936.
    
    Staveley, Seymour (Primitve Methodist), ref Kelly's Directory 1936.
    
    Staveley, Inkersall (Methodist) built 1955.
    
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    The entry for Staveley in the Derbyshire Record Office "Parish
    Register List", published by the Record Office in 1998, pp.78/9 :-
    
    STAVELEY, St John the Baptist.
    The parish includes hamlets of Netherthorpe, Inkersall, Mastin Moor,
    Norbriggs, Poolsbrook and Woodthorpe.  Chapels of ease or mission
    churches opened at Woodthrope (1632), Poolsbrook (1905), Mastin Moor
    (1914), Inkersall (1958).  Also originally included hamlets of Nether,
    Middle and West Handley until 1970s (see under Handley), Barrow Hill
    including Hollingwood until 1928.  Reunited with Barrow Hill in 1970s.
    
    Original Registers held at Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock:-
    Baptisms  1558-1665,  1702-1933
    Marriages  1558-1665,  1702-1929
    Banns  1754-1813,  1940-1972
    Burials  1558-1692,  1702-1931
    
    Microfilm copies held at Derbyshire Record Office, Matlock:-
    Baptisms  1558-1665,  1702-1916
    Marriages  1558-1665,  1702-1929
    Banns  1754-1813
    Burials  1558-1692,  1702-1931
    
    STAVELEY AND BARROW HILL United Parish formed in 1970s with two parish
    churches.  See separate entries for Staveley and Barrow Hill.
    
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    INFORMATION ABOUT CHURCHES AND THEIR REGISTERS
    (including register dates, information on copies, and places where
    they are available), can be obtained from a series of small orange
    coloured paperbacks, which together make up the NATIONAL INDEX OF
    PARISH REGISTERS.
    
    DERBYSHIRE is contained in Volume 6, Part 5, which has the information
    on parishes from Abbeydale to Youlgreave, in a slim volume of 104
    pages, published in 1995, by the Society of Genealogists in London.
    It is compiled by Cliff Webb.  Each county has its own small volume  -
    the Derbyshire volume currently costs UKP 8.20.
    
    These can be ordered direct online or by post from:  The Bookshop,
    Society of Genealogists, 14 Charterhouse Buildings, Goswell Road,
    London, EC1 7BA.
    
    To order online go to the SOG site at:
          http://www.sog.org.uk/acatalog/index.html
    Select "Society of Genealogists' Publications" from the list on that
    page.  On the next page, select "National Index of Parish Registers".