Searching for "Islington Holy Trinity"

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    Place name County Entry Source
    FINCHLEY Middlesex Islington, and St. Mary-le-Bone, are within the parish; the first and the second occupy 88 acres; and the third has buildings which cost £15, 000, and occupies 33 acres. The parochial living is a rectory, and another charge called Holy Trinity Imperial
    ISLINGTON Middlesex Islington, 15, 468; St-Stephen New North road, 3, 071; St. Peter, Riverlane, 13, 509; Christchurch, Highbury, 3, 229; St. James, Lower Holloway, 4, 313; St. Clement, Barnsbury, 5, 000; St. Luke, West Holloway, 3, 500; St-Philip, Arlingtonsquare, 9, 015: St. John, Upper Holloway, 6, 286; St. Mark, Tollington Park, 1,873; St-Mary, Hornsey-Rise, 2, 000; St. Paul, Ballspond, with St. John Baptist, Gloucester road, 11, 789; St Matthew, Essex road, with Rosemary-Branch chapel, 6, 791; St-Jude, Mildmay Park, 6, 620; Holy Trinity Imperial
    LIVERPOOL Lancashire Islington sub-d. in 1851,40,977; in 1861,41,241. Houses, 6,272. Poor-rates of the parish or district in 1863, £106,315. Marriages in 1863,4,215; births, 10,009,-of which 470 were illegitimate; deaths, 9,857, of which 4,570 were at ages under 5 years, and 50 at ages above 85. Marriages in the ten years 1851-60, 40,259; births, 90,131; deaths, 87,898. The parish is cut ecclesiastically into the sections of St. Peter-with- St.-Nicholas, St. George, St. Thomas, St. Paul, St. Anne, St. John, St. Stephen Imperial
    LONDON London
    London
    Holy Trinity, in Leadenhall-street; St. Ursula-le-Strand; the Hermitage, in Nightingale-lane, East Smithfield; Corpus Christi, at St. Mary Spital; Corpus Christi, at St. Mary Bethleheni; and Corpus Christi and St. Mary's, at the Poultry. The ordeal of suppression or of alteration which these institutions underwent at the hands of Henry VIII., operated varionsly for the City's advantage. The indolence which they had cherished gave place to activity; many persons whom they had maintained as idlers were turned adrift to earn a subsistence by their own exertions; the benumbing effects which they had pi.oduced Imperial
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