St John's Church, Sparkhill

a multicultural community following Jesus

 

Archives

The following registers and documents are deposited with the Archives Department of Birmingham Central Library to who all enqiries should be addressed.

registers of baptisms, 1876-1949;
registers of marriages, 1886-1969;
registers of confirmations, 1920-81;
registers of banns, 1967-80;
registers of services, 1933-72;
churchwardens' accounts, 1933-61;
churchwardens' papers, 1893-1973;
vestry minutes, 1879-1954;
Church Council and parochial church council minutes, 1919-86;
General Parochial Fund committee minutes, 1897-1908;
electoral rolls, 1954-64;
parish magazines, 1933-85;
photographs, 19th-20th cents;
roll of honour, 1945;
watercolour sketch of previous temporary iron church, c1885;
glass slides of Sparkbrook, c1900
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Only more recent records are

retained at the Church