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Bierley, Yorkshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Morley
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Bradford PLU
Registration District Bradford
Records begin
Parish registers: 1824
Bishop's Transcripts: 1824
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Pontefract
Diocese Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office

Contents

Chapel History

BIERLEY,BIERLEY (North), a township in Bradford parish, W. R. Yorkshire; on the Lancashire and Yorkshire railway, 2 miles SE of Bradford. Pop. in 1841, 9,512; in 1861, 12,500. [1]

Resources

Civil Registration

Birth, marriages and deaths were kept by the government, from July 1837 to the present day. The civil registration article tells more about these records. There are several Internet sites with name lists or indexes. A popular site is FreeBMD.

Church records

Online Records

Online data content from chapelry registers of Barlby exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

IARC = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk (£)
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
BIERLEY CHAPELRY (1824) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1824-1890

None

1847-1855

JOIN None

None

None

FMP (£) None

None

None

 BRADFORD PARISH (1596) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1666-1912

1715-1880

1675-1930

JOIN None

None

None

AC





HATH None

1596-1708

None

For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Bierley and comprising the whole ancient parish of Bradford to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on theBRADFORD PARISH page.


To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in date.


Census records

Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census Records and Indexes Online. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library. The first film number is 464252.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Yorkshire Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.

Maps and Gazetteers

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Websites

References

  1. John M. Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales1870-72 Date accessed: 03rd January 2014

 

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