The original building, pictured here c1900, was established in 1820 as a Sunday School run from the parish church of St John’s in Grainger Street. She was married at St Michaels church and lived at Benwell at the time which is why I think I may find a baptism there. Mary Ann Benwell, 91, of the Forest City Nursing Center and formerly of Whites Crossing, died Wednesday. Benwell, St James: Records of baptisms 1832-1981, marriages 1844-1989 and burials 1833-1966 are available at Northumberland Collections Service. RootsChat Marquessate; Baptisms 1832-1958, marriages 1844-1958 and burials 1833-1966 can also be seen at Tyne and Wear Archives Service. Later it became a Mission Church for St See more ideas about Newcastle upon tyne, Newcastle, Gateshead. Thank you for reading. Her other children were all baptised at St Josephs, Winlaton. St John's Mission Church St John's in Benwell Village is one of the oldest churches in Benwell. Michael Dixon. Jan 25, 2017 - Explore Duke Crocker's board "Benwell" on Pinterest. If indeed there is one to be found. For earlier records see Newcastle, St John She was the widow of William H. Benwell Jr., who died in 2003.