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Parish History

RASTRICK, a township-chapelry and a sub-district, in Halifax parish and district, W. R. Yorkshire. There is an Independent chapel, and a Quakers chapel. [1]

RASTRICK, a chapelry, in the parish and union of Halifax, wapentake of Morley, W. riding of York, 4½ miles (S. E.) from Halifax. There are places of worship for the Society of Friends and Independents. [2]

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 Rastrick exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

IARC = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
AC = Ancestry - (£)[3]
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JOIN = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
RASTRICK TOWNSHIP/CHAPELRY (1716) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1716-1836

1749-1751, 1798-1800, 1824, 1837, 1845

1853

JOIN None
None

None
AC None

None

None


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


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 464263.

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

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites

References

  1. John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1870-72. Date accessed: 23 October 2013.
  2. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 638-640. Date accessed: 23 October 2013.
  3. 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.

 

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