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Guide to Temple Sowerby, Westmorland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
|Sowerby, Temple, Westmorland|
|Poor Law Union||East Ward PLU|
|Registration District||East Ward|
|Parish registers: 1669|
|Bishop's Transcripts: 1774|
|Probate Court||Court of the Peculiar of the Manor of Temple Sowerby|
|Location of Archive|
|Westmorland Record Office|
SOWERBY, TEMPLE, a chapelry, in the parish of Kirkby-Thore, East ward and union, county of Westmorland, 7 miles (N. W.) from Appleby. There is a place of worship for Independents.
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.
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 464189.
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Westmorland Probate Records to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.
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