Introduction to Catholic Southampton


Canon Scantlebury's last work, his Introduction to Catholic Southampton, belies its title since is in fact a record of his extensive research into the history of Catholicism in the city since the Reformation

This CD contains:

  • Introduction to Catholic Southampton by Canon R E Scantlebury

  • The Registers of St Joseph's Church, Southampton:

  • Baptisms 1792-1848

  • Marriages 1803-1849

  • Introduction to St Joseph's Registers with Transcriptions of the Latin & French entries

  • Bibliography

  • Researches into the precursors of St Joseph's Church

  • Documents relating to the enlargement of St Joseph’s Church, its School and Anti-Catholic Hostility in Southampton

  • Biography of Fr H C E Van Doorne, the Belgian Poet & Curate and Historian of St Joseph's

  • A full transcription of the Pylewell House and Elm Cottage Marriage Register (1843 and 1855)

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The product is in the form of a zip file which allows you to obtain the PDF files and avoid postage costs.



Supplied by: Catholic Family History Society

Format: CD-ROM

Product Ref: CAT-D-009