Non-conformist chapel records

Transcriptions of baptisms and marriages that took place at local non-conformist chapels (mainly Methodist chapels). Some of these congregations were short-lived or merged or moved to new premises. For information about Non-conformist Chapels in Sheffield, their dates, locations and the whereabouts of their records see The Small Guide to Non-conformist and Roman Catholic Churches in Sheffield (item SHE-G109).

Baptisms at nine Primitive Methodist Chapels in Sheffield between 1853 and 1987

Full transcriptions of 6,472 baptism records of nine Primitive Methodist Chapels: Abbeydale Chapel (1895-1946), Bethel Chapel Intake (1887-1945), Bethel Chapel Woodhouse (1943-1951), Coleford Road Methodist Church Darnall (1934-1962), Grimesthorpe Road Chapel (1935-1972), Jenkin Road Chapel Brightside (1853-1956), Nether Lane Chapel Ecclesfield (1876-1939, St Andrew Ann’s Road Heeley (1884-1976) and West End Church Stocksbridge (1875-1974). The content of the records varies but usually includes name and DOB of child, names of parents, father’s occupation and address.

Baptisms at nineteen United Methodist and United Free Methodist Churches in Sheffield between 1851 and 1988

Full transcriptions of 6,741 baptism records of nineteen United Methodist and United Free Methodist Chapels: Bradway Chapel Bradway (1872-1881), Brunswick United Methodist Free Church Lopham Street Burngreave (1922-1968), Deep Pits Chapel City Road (1920-1957), Firmount Chapel Cundy Street Walkley (1866-1954), Frederick Street United Methodist Church Darnall (1871-1957), Hunsley Street Free Methodist Chapel Grimesthorpe (1891-1949), Handsworth (later Wesleyan), Chapel Handsworth Road Woodhouse (1851-1893), Hanover Chapel Filey Street Broomhall (1852-1988), Eckington United Methodist Free Chapel Eckington (1869-1921), Montgomery Chapel Nether Edge (1867-1964), Oak Street Chapel Heeley (1872-1948), Pye Bank Chapel Pitsmoor (1882-1947), Spa View Chapel Hackenthorpe (1863-1992), St. Paul’s Methodist Church Woodhouse (1881-1945), Surrey Street (1858-1956), Valley Road United Methodist Church Heeley (1898-1943), West Street Methodist Chapel Beighton (1868-1891 1916-1970), Weston Street Chapel Crookesmoor (1861-1964), and Woodhouse (later Wesleyan), Chapel Woodhouse (1893-1935). The content of the records varies but usually includes name and DOB of child, names of parents, father’s occupation and address.

Baptisms at seven Methodist New Connexion Chapels in Sheffield between 1795 and 1988

Full transcriptions of 3,127 baptism records of seven Methodist New Connexion Chapels: Bow Street Chapel (1828-1834), High Greave Chapel Ecclesfield (1902-1988), Owlerton Methodist Church (1879-1963), Potter Hill Chapel Ecclesfield 1858-1964), Scotland Street Chapel (1795-1966), South Street Chapel (1860-1912) and Talbot Street Chapel (1862-1962). The content of the records varies but where recorded includes name of child, DOB/age, parents’ names, father’s occupation, address, name, occupation and parish of residence of mother’s father.

Baptisms at thirty seven Wesleyan Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist Reform Chapels in Sheffield between 1802 and 1987

Full transcriptions of 17,579 baptism records of thirty seven Wesleyan Methodist and Wesleyan Methodist Reform Chapels: Attercliffe Road Wesleyan Chapel Attercliffe (1835-1837 ), Ben Lane Chapel Wadsley (1839-1968), Blackburn Wesleyan Chapel Wincobank (1858-1955), Brightholmlee Wesleyan Chapel Wharncliffe Side (1838-1914), Brunswick Chapel (1837-1890), Carver Street Methodist Chapel (1832-1837), Cherry Tree Hill Chapel (1868-1923), Dearne Street Wesleyan Chapel Brightside (1866-1977), Park Methodist Chapel Duke Street (1838-1941), Ebenezer Reform Chapel Carbrook (1893-1948), Ebenezer Chapel Bramall Lane (1877-1944), Eckington Wesleyan Methodist Chapel (later Memorial Methodist Chapel ), Eckington (1877-1962), Ellesmere Road Chapel (1865-1945), Howard Road Chapel (aka Fulton Road) Walkley (1872-1964), Greenhill Wesleyan Methodist Chapel Greenhill (1876-1955), Hillsborough Wesleyan Chapel Hillsborough (1903-1967), Holbrook Chapel Halfway Eckington (1942-1970), Hollinsend Wesleyan Methodist Church Gleadless (1855-1937), Marsh Lane Chapel Eckington (1918-1976), Mosborough Trinity Methodist Church Mosborough (1890-1963), Mount Pleasant Chapel Chapeltown (1839-1987), Norfolk Street Chapel (1802-1837), Normanton Springs Wesleyan Chapel Normanton Springs (1877-1964), Oughtibridge Wesleyan Reform Church Oughtibridge (1838-1966), Owlerton Wesleyan Chapel Owlerton (1838-1903), Princess Street Chapel Attercliffe (1868-1920), Sothall Methodist Chapel Beighton (1885-1969), Southey Chapel Moonshine Lane (1869-1956), Staniforth Road Wesleyan Chapel Attercliffe (1898-1906), Stocksbridge Wesleyan Chapel Stocksbridge (1863-1901),Thirlwell Road Chapel Heeley (1858-1959), Trinity Mission Broadfield Road Heeley (1908-1956), Victoria Methodist Chapel Stafford Road (1901-1987), Watery Street Chapel (1852-1939), Wesley College Chapel Broomhill (1845-1898), Trinity Chapel High Street Ecclesfield (1840-1898) and Woodhouse Wesleyan Chapel Street Woodhouse (1849-1986). The content of the records varies but usually includes name and DOB of child, names of parents, father’s occupation and address.

Baptisms at twenty two Methodist chapels in Sheffield between 1823 and 1998

Full transcriptions of 8,117 baptism records of twenty one Methodist Chapels: Andover Street Methodist Chapel Burngreave (1865-1975), Beck Road Methodist Church Shiregreen (1937-1998), Bell Hagg Road Chapel Walkley (1920-1935), Burncross Methodist Church Chapeltown (1938-1991), Carbrook Chapel Attercliffe (1867-1915), Edenhall Road Chapel Arbourthorne (1957-1991), Handsworth and Woodhouse Chapel (1823-1837), Harvest Lane Mission Hall Neepsend (1856-1949), Mount Tabor Chapel Wordsworth Avenue (1939-1976), Mount Zion Church Birley Carr (1878-1953), Mount Zion Methodist Church Eckington (1946-1996), Petre Street Chapel Ellesmere (1868-1980), Prince of Wales Road Methodist Church Manor (1946-1980), Queen Street Chapel Mosborough (1946-1961), Roundel Street Methodist Mission Hall Attercliffe (1935-1977), St Mark’s Chapel Malin Bridge (1862-1950), St. Paul’s Methodist Church Woodhouse (1935-1945), Station Road Chapel Chapeltown (1944-1968), Stoney Gate Methodist Chapel High Green (1940-1987), Trinity Church Hillsborough (1901-1964), Trinity High Street Eckington (1922-1994) and Warren Lane Chapel Chapeltown(1866-1985). The content of the records varies but where recorded includes name of child, DOB/age, parents’ names, father’s occupation and address.