The content consists of:
Registers:Mixed registers, 1696-1849, baptism and confirmation register 1806-1849; confirmation, marriage and burial register, 1857-1860; baptism registers 1849-2012; marriage registers, 1757-2012; burial register, 1849-1882; confirmation register 1958-2011; preacher’s books, 1878-1911; service registers, Lezayre, 1911-1997; service registers, Sulby, 1924-1978; Lezayre banns book, 1887-1965.
Minutes:Parochial Church Council minute books, 1926-1985; 1994-2005;Vicar and wardens’ minute books, 1879-1957 (includes church accounts for many years in 1920s and 1930s), 1988-2002; Easter Vestry minute book, 1953-1989 (includes burial ground accounts for most years, many taped into book)Lezayre Men’s Fellowship minutes, 1958-1968; Lezayre Men’s Fellowship minutes and accounts 1966-1968.
Financial accounts:Receipts and payments book, 1957-1961; Churchyard rate accounts, 1955-1966; Churchyard cess accounts, 1948-1956; 1957-1960; Church Wardens’ accounts, 1821-1952; Annual parish accounts for Easter 1917/1918-1992; benefactions and charitable donations, 1807-1886; receipts and payments, 1889-1903; 1929-1956; Church Hall receipts and payments, 1949-1956; Poor Fund receipts and payments, 1953-1956; Vicar and wardens of Lezayre, 1889-1924; St Stephen’s, Sulby endowment fund account book, 1950-1956; Glen Auldyn receipts and payments, 1962-1963; Collection journal, 1872-1878.
Papers:Structural report on church, 1976; report on spire inspection by Northern Steeplejacks, 1993; Quinquennial report, 1995; specification for dwelling house to be built for the chaplain of Sulby, December 1859; posters, prize certificates etc for special events, mostly in connection with Lezayre church, 1920s-1930s; ‘The Manx Texts’, concerning the texts on the church wall; file of general Parochial Church Council correspondence, 1968-1980; folder of correspondence etc regarding new vicarage, 1969-1973; envelope of correspondence, drawings etc regarding memorial doors to A. A. Clague, 1984; ‘Which way in’ diocesan study course regarding Christian Initiation, 1974.Folder of drawings, papers, orders of service, programmes, annual returns etc; copy of indenture between Caesar Bacon and William Perceval Ward, 4 June 1835, regarding land for new church; arrangements for garden party and Christmas fair, 1974-1975; Visitors’ book, 1991-1997; dismantled album commemorating the 150th anniversary celebrations, 1985.