Scope and Content

Comprising: Registration: Registers of Baptisms 1859-1974, Registers of Marriages 1861-1991, Registers of Burials 1859-1969, Registers of Banns 1904-1967, Registers of Services 1862-1980; Incumbent 1860-1985; churchwardens 1885-1985; PCC minutes 1920-1977 accounts 1900-1977 and other records 1886-1970; charities 1907-1928; Kilnhurst Church of England Primary School 1869-1977, including managers' minutes 1904-1954; other records 1843-1988, including nineteen illustrations late 19 cent to 1983, press cuttings 1909-1988, and catalogue on the work of C S Jagger, sculptor, born Kilnhurst 1885

Administrative / Biographical History

Kilnhurst church and churchyard were consecrated on 5 July 1859 and in 1860 a consolidated chapelry was taken out of the parish of Wath.


The collection is divided into seven series as follows:

P72/1: Registration, Church Services, and Worship

P72/2: Incumbent

P72/3: Churchwardens

P72/4: Parochial Church Council

P72/7: Charities and Trusts

P72/8: Schools

P72/10: Other Records

Access Information


Private (Church of England)

Access will be granted to any accredited member of Doncaster Libraries

Related Material

For ecclesiastical records concerning Kilnhurst before 1859, see Wath-upon-Dearne, All Saints (P52).