St Michaelchurch, Somerset
Michaelchurch, St, a parish in Somerset, on the Bridg-water and Taunton Canal, 5 miles S of Bridgwater station on the G.W.R. Post town, Bridgwater. Acreage, 46; population, 26. The property belongs to the Slade family. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Bath and Wells; value, £60. The church consists of nave, with a low tower, and contains monuments of the Slades.
The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.
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Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.
Ancestry.co.uk, in association with Somerset Archives & Local Studies, have images of the Parish Registers for Somerset online.
For general information about Civil Registration (births, marriages and deaths) see the Civil Registration page.
Directories & Gazetteers
We have transcribed the entry for St Michaelchurch from the following:
- Samuel Lewis' A Topographical Dictionary of England, by Samuel Lewis, seventh edition, published 1858. (Michael-Church, St.)
Newspapers and Periodicals
The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Somerset papers online:
- Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette
- Taunton Courier, and Western Advertiser
- Western Gazette
- Wells Journal
- Somerset County Gazette
The Visitation of Somersetshire, 1623 is available on the Heraldry page.