South Petherton Parish Church of St Peter & St Paul

The Parish Registers of the church of St Peter and St Paul, South Petherton date from 1574 and have been transcribed up to 1900.

BAPTISMS

 

Baptisms 1574 – 1584Baptisms 1585-1599Baptisms 1600-1624
Baptisms 1625-1649Baptisms 1650-1670 Baptisms 1670-1679
Baptisms 1680-1684Baptisms 1685-1689Baptisms 1690-1695
Baptisms 1696-1699Baptisms 1700-1704Baptisms 1705-1709
Baptisms 1710-1714Baptisms 1715-1719Baptisms 1720-1725
Baptisms 1725-1729Baptisms 1730-1734Baptisms 1735-1737
Baptisms 1737_1812Baptisms 1813-1842Baptisms 1842_1845
Baptisms 1846-1849Baptisms 1850_1854Baptisms 1855_1860
Baptisms 1860_1864Baptisms 1865_1869Baptisms 1870_1872
Baptisms 1872_1875Baptisms 1876_1877Baptisms 1878- 1881
Baptisms 1881-1901

MARRIAGES

Marriages 1574 -1615Marriages 1616 to 1668 Marriages 1676-1699
Marriages 1700-1737Marriages 1737-1748Marriages 1748-1759
Marriages 1754 – 1806  Please Note – in places the handwriting is very difficult to read
– and in particular there are likely to be inaccuracies in the transcription of the witnesses names)
Marriages 1806-1812Marriages 1812-1837
Marriages 1837-1871Marriages 1871-1889Marriages 1889-1900

BURIALS

Burials1574-1594Burials1625-1649Burials1650-1674
Burials1676-1699Burials 1700-1720Burials1721-1737
Burials 1737 – 1739Burials 1740 – 1744Burials 1745 – 1749
Burials 1750 – 1754Burials 1755 – 1759Burials 1760 – 1764
Burials 1765 – 1769Burials 1770 – 1774Burials 1775 – 1779
Burials 1780-1784Burials 1785-1789Burials 1790 – 1794
Burials 1795-1799Burials 1800 – 1804Burials 1805 – 1812
Burials 1813 – 1819
Burials 1820 – 1824Burials 1825 – 1829
Burials 1830 – 1834Burials 1835 – 1839Burials 1840 – 1844
Burials 1845 – 1849Burials 1850 – 1854Burials 1855-1860
Burials 1861-1865Burials 1866-1870Burials 1871-1880
Burials 1881- 1890Burials 1891-1900

The Somerset Heritage Centre references for the registers from 1574 are as follows:
D\P\pet.s/2/1/1 Baptisms, Marriages, Burials 1574-1674
D\P\pet.s/2/1/2 Baptisms, Marriages, Burials 1670-1737
D\P\pet.s/2/1/3 Baptisms, Burials 1737-1812; Marriages 1737-1759
D\P\pet.s/2/1/4 Baptisms.1813-1842
D\P\pet.s/2/1/5 Baptisms. 1842-1881
D\P\pet.s/2/1/6 Marriages. 1754-1806
D\P\pet.s/2/1/7 Marriages. 1806-1812
D\P\pet.s/2/1/8 Marriages. 1813-1837
D\P\pet.s/2/1/9 Marriages. 1837-1871
D\P\pet.s/2/1/10 Marriages. 1871-1889
D\P\pet.s/2/1/11 Burials. 1813-1849
D\P\pet.s/2/1/12 Burials. 1849-1900
D\P\pet.s/2/1/13 Baptisms and burials [bishop’s transcripts not returned].1836-1840
D\P\pet.s/2/1/14 Baptisms.1881-1900
D\P\pet.s/2/1/15 Marriages. 1889-1900

D\P\pet.s/4/1/1 Churchwardens’ accounts with rates in street order throughout to 1750 [c.1715-1749]
D\P\pet.s/4/1/2 Churchwardens’ accounts with rates in street order to 1795. [1771-1887]
D\P\pet.s/13/2/1 Overseers’ accounts with rates throughout in street order. [1658-1692]

The owner of the copyright of the Registers was contacted but did not respond. We acknowledge the help of the Somerset Heritage Centre who retain the original registers on behalf of the Church. Digitised images of the registers a.re available on Ancestry.co.uk (subscription required).

The transcripts are circulated without profit to the transcriber and with a proviso that any subsequent copying is allowed only if free of profit. Anyone wishing to include a subsequent copy as part of a profit-making publication or distribution must apply to the Somerset Heritage Centre for permission.

The transcriber has given permission to publish her work online. As these are transcriptions, the transcriber take no responsibility for their accuracy or completeness. You are advised to check the original source to confirm the transcribed information.