Records held at Newcastle Register Office

Records Held

Hospitals

Non-Conformist Registers (Marriages)

 

Records held at Newcastle Register Office

We hold records of births, deaths and marriages in Newcastle from July 1837 to the present day.

Records for Castle Ward, Northumberland South and Tynemouth are split amongst three registration districts.  The following are held by us:

Castle Ward

Most records are held at Morpeth Register Office.  We hold the following for the Gosforth and Newburn sub-districts:

Births and deaths: 1900 to 1936
Church of England marriages: 1837 to 1936
Catholic marriages: 1843 to 1936
Register Office marriages: 1843 to 1936

Northumberland South

Most records are held at North Shields Register Office.  We hold the following for the Gosforth and Newburn sub-districts:

Births and deaths: 1937 to 1974
Church of England marriages: 1937 to 1974
Catholic marriages: 1974 to date

Tynemouth

Most records are held at North Shields Register Office.  We hold the following for the Longbenton (Walker Parish Church) sub-district:

Births and deaths: 1837 to 1936
Church of England marriages: 1848 to 1936
Catholic marriages: 1922 to date

 

Hospitals

The hospitals in Newcastle upon Tyne come under the following sub-districts:

Royal Victoria Infirmary

Pre-September 1906: St Nicholas
1906 to 1915: St Andrew’s
1916 to 1935: All Saints
1936 to June 1947: North
July 1947 to 1965: Victoria

Princess Mary Maternity Hospital (Lying-in hospital)

Pre 1935: All Saints
1936 to September 1939: Central
October 1939 to June 1947: North

 

Non-Conformist Registers

These are listed alphabetically by denomination. For records after the last entry date you will need to contact the place of worship directly.

Synagogues

Gosforth and Kenton Hebrew Congregation (closed)
2 May 1965 to 14 September 1986

Jesmond Synagogue (closed)
4 August 1915 to 1 September 1985

Old Hebrew Congregation, Leazes Park Road (closed)
19 June 1861 to 19 March 1978

The Synagogue, Graham Park Road (open)
12 July 1987 to 27 August 2007

United Hebrew Congregation, New Synagogue (closed)
1 August 1909 to 24 February 1954

Methodist Churches

Belmont Methodist Church, Enslin Street, Walker
14 February 1948 to 2 June 2007

Bond Memorial Methodist Church
14 December 1912 to 14 October 2000

Cowgate Methodist Church
1 August 1934 to 24 September 1964
(Register of 20 June 1964 to 20 September 1986 stolen – certificates only available from the General Register Office (GRO)).

Cuthbert Bainbridge Memorial Chapel
24 December 1901 to 29 May 2004

Denton Burn Methodist Church
26 December 1934 to 24 September 1994

Heaton Methodist Church, Simonside Terrace
25 May 1926 to 15 July 2000

Lemington Methodist Church
22 March 1914 to 16 July 1983

Methodist Centenary Chapel, Dilston Road
16 December 1899 to 31 December 2011

Methodist Chapel, Blucher Pit
14 June 1975 to 12 April 2014

Methodist Chapel, Brunswick Place
25 December 1909 to 25 July 1964

Methodist Chapel, Kenton Road, Coxlodge
12 November 1966 to 5 August 2000

Methodist Church, Walbottle East
7 June 1924 to 18 September 2010

Methodist Chapel, West Avenue, Gosforth (closed)
21 August 1948 to 20 July 1996

Methodist Chapel, Woodbine Road, Gosforth (closed)
1 April 1939 to 1 July 2000

Shieldfield Methodist Church, Clarence Street
12 October 1974 to 19 August 2000

South Gosforth Methodist Church, Freeman Road
22 March 1958 to 9 June 1973

Walker Methodist Church, Welbeck Road
2 July 1902 to 26 August 2006

Westerhope Methodist Church, Stamfordham Road
11 June 1927 to 24 September 2011

United Reform Churches

Arthur’s Hill URC
24 May 1975 to 18 February 1978

Gosforth URC, High Street
1 February 1975 to 29 July 2000

Robert Stewart memorial URC
29 May 1971 to 28 November 1987

St Andrew’s URC
13 June 1959 to 28 September 2002

St George’s URC
13 April 1974 to 16 August 2014

St James URC, Northumberland Road
16 August 1980 to 17 February 2001

URC, Burdon Terrace, Jesmond
13 July 1974 to 4 August 1990

URC, Heaton Road
6 October 1979 to 18 August 2007

West End URC
14 March 1945 to 6 July 1996

Other Places of Worship

Apostolic Church, Cooley Hill Terrace, Walbottle
5 August 1933 to 7 September 1940

Armstrong Presbyterian Church
8 November 1949 to 5 September 1964

Baptist Church, Heaton Road
6 September 1958 to 8 March 2014

Baptist Chapel, Westgate Road
22 August 1899 to 20 May 2010

Beech Grove Road Congregation
2 November 1899 to 21 August 1929

Central Hall, Maple Terrace
6 March 1943 to 30 November 2002

Church of Scotland
11 May 1968 to 27 December 1969

Elim Pentecostal Church, Heaton Road
21 September 1963 to 6 December 1997

Heaton Congregation
23 January 1934 to 30 May 1953

International Harvest Church (Bethshan Christian Community Centre)
26 June 1976 to 4 October 2009

Kingdom Hall, Corporation Street
23 October 1954 to 10 August 1957

Kingdom Hall, Gosforth
2 July 1966 to 3 July 1971
27 February 1982 to 30 March 1996

Kingdom Hall, Hexham Avenue
11 September 1982 to 29 July 1989

Newcastle Chapel (Latterday Saints), Fawdon Lane
27 February 1982 to 13 April 2012

Prudhoe Street Mission
27 August 1977 to 14 August 2012

Regent Chapel, Regent Farm
15 June 1974 to 3 November 2001

Sikh Temple, Tindale Close
10 June 1984 to 28 July 2012

St Paul’s Congregational Chapel, Westgate Road
5 March 1927 to 12 June 1929

Wesley Street Hall
11 January 1972 to 26 November 1974

Wycliffe Baptist Church
8 September 1904 to 10 April 1977

 

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