Copies of Baptism Certificates

Scope and Content

Certificates by Jeremiah Bancroft, parish clerk, of the dates of baptism of Edward (6 April 1646), George (17 August 1654), Isabel (21 March 1656/7), and Mary (22 May 1659), children of Edward Chetham of Chetham [Cheetham], gentleman, and of the dates of burial of Humphrey Chetham of Clayton, esq. (12 October 1653), Edward Shacklocke of Moston, gentleman (3 September 1666), and Edward Chetham of Smedley, gentleman, (28 August 1684), according to the Register at Manchester Church; copied for a case in Chancery between Edward Chetham and others, plaintiffs, and George Chetham and others, defendants.