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Parish Records Availability and Fees

Tracing family history is increasingly popular and many people turn to church records to help them to discover where their family members were born, married and died. Most of our records are now held by Huntingdonshire Council Archives, however at St. Andrew's and St. Michael's we still retain some of our more recent records which are listed below.

St. Andrew's, Alwalton

Burials from 1813 & Baptisms from1906

St. Michael's, Chesterton

Burials from 1813 & Baptisms from 1813

You are very welcome to arrange a visit to inspect the records we store, please use the form on our contact page.

Fees for searching registers

The Archbishop's Council sets fees for inspecting records.

Searching registers of marriages where the approximate date of marriage is known for a period up to one hour £19 and £16 for each subsequent hour or part of an hour.

Searching registers of baptism or burials where the approximate date of baptism or burial is known for a period up to one hour £19 and £16 for each subsequent hour or part of an hour. This fee includes the provision of one copy of an entry therein. Each additional copy of an entry in a register of baptism or burials £19.

If the approximate date of baptism, marriage or burial is unknown the fee for searching registers is £30 for one hour and £20 for each subsequent hour or part of an hour including the provision of a copy of a baptism or burial entry.