Birch in Rusholme, Lancashire Genealogy

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== Chapelry History  ==
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Guide to '''Birch in Rusholme, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
Birch in Rusholme was created a district chapel in 1739 and taken from, and lying in a more remote area within the boundaries of [[Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire]] ancient parish.
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== Chapelry History  ==
  
"BIRCH, a district chapelry, in the parish of Manchester, union of Chorlton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 3 miles (S.) from Manchester, on the road to Congleton. The living is a perpetual curacy, in the patronage of J. Dickinson, Esq.; net income, £160. The chapel, dedicated to St. James, is supposed to have been originally built by a member of the family of Birch, and was rebuilt in 1846; it is one of the best specimens of ecclesiastical architecture in this neighbourhood, and consists of a nave, chancel, and aisles, with a tower and spire placed at the north-west corner, within the square of the plan. Adjoining is a neat school. Birch Hall, a seat of the Haverseges, passed from them to the Birches; and it is conjectured that the plans laid by James, Earl of Derby, for seizing Manchester for Charles I., were disconcerted by the councils of Col. Birch and his compeers, held here."
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BIRCH, or Birch-in-Rusholme, a hamlet and a '''chapelry''' within the boundaries of [[Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire]] parish, Chorlton district, Lancashire. The hamlet stands 1¼ mile NW of Levenshulme railway station, and 2½ S by E of Manchester. The chapelry, created a district chapel in 1739, includes the hamlet; was constituted, conterminate with Rusholme township, in 1838; and was reconstituted, on a smaller scale, in 1854.<ref>Wilson, John M.,[http://visionofbritain.org.uk/place/9981 ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales,''] 1870-72.</ref>.
 
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From: ''A Topographical Dictionary of England'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 248-255. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50801 Date accessed: 25 June 2010.
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== Resources  ==
 
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection
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'''Online Records'''&nbsp;
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Birch in Rusholme by 1880 had two district chapelries assigned to it--including St James, built by 1756&nbsp;and Holy Trinity, built in 1849.
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Online transcriptions exist for both chapelries which stood in this township and which also were two of over 150 such chapelries comprising the ancient parish&nbsp;of&nbsp;Manchester&nbsp;Our Lady, St George and St Denys (the Cathedral). The data content include&nbsp;baptisms, marriages and burial registers. Displayed&nbsp;below are these chapelries (including&nbsp;the Cathedral) with available&nbsp;online data located at the web sites indicated; note the&nbsp;ranges of years''':'''&nbsp;<br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | <sub>'''LOPC''' =&nbsp;</sub>[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/indexp.html <sub><font color="#800080">Lancashire Online Parish&nbsp;Clerk</font></sub>]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''BIRCH&nbsp;In RUSHOLME&nbsp;HOLY&nbsp;TRINITY&nbsp;Chapelry (1849) Indexes; '''see also Rusholme
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''<u>Baptisms</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''1849-1936 - '''see Birch St James
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''1849-1979 -''' see Birch St James
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="8" | '''BIRCH&nbsp;ST&nbsp;JAMES&nbsp;Chapelry (1752) Indexes (also called Birch-in-Rusholme);&nbsp;'''&nbsp;see also Rusholme
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Manchester/Rusholme/stjames/index.html 1838-1934]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Manchester/Rusholme/stjames/index.html 1837-1921]'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/birthind.cgi?county=lancashire 1837-1936]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/marriages.php 1837-1979]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="8" | '''RUSHOLME&nbsp;HOLY&nbsp;TRINITY&nbsp;Chapelry (1846)&nbsp;'''- see also Birch St James[-in-Rusholme]&nbsp;'''&nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | 1846-1936 - see BIRCH&nbsp;S&nbsp;JAMES
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | 1846-1974 - see BIRCH&nbsp;ST&nbsp;JAMES
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''RUSHOLME&nbsp;ST&nbsp;AGNES&nbsp;Chapelry (1884) Indexes''' -see St Chrysostom &amp;&nbsp;Birch St James
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | See St Chrysostom &amp;&nbsp;Birch S Jas
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''1884-1920 '''- see Rusholme St Chrysostom
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''RUSHOLME&nbsp;ST&nbsp;CHRYSOSTOM&nbsp;Chapelry (1876) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1876-1920]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1878-1952]''' - part.
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Manchester/Rusholme/stchrysostom/index.html 1876-1920]'''
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'''MANCHESTER&nbsp;CATHEDRAL -&nbsp;OUR&nbsp;LADY, ST&nbsp;GEORGE&nbsp;AND&nbsp;ST DENYS&nbsp;(1573) Indexes&nbsp;'''<br>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Manchester/Manchester/cathedral/index.html 1573-1616;1782-1836 - part. yrs]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Manchester/Manchester/cathedral/index.html 1573-1616;1792-1836]&nbsp;- '''part. yrs
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://search.ancestryinstitution.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1573-1616]'''
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See also Newton (Heath) Chapelry as well.
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To view a full list of Manchester's (150-plus) chapelries and district churches comprising the ancient parish of Manchester, and their respective online transcriptions, be sure to see the [https://familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Manchester_Our_Lady,_St_George_and_St_Denys,_Lancashire '''MANCHESTER (CATHEDRAL) OUR LADY, ST GEORGE &amp; ST DENYS'''] page.
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'''Original Records'''
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Original parish (chapelry) registers of baptisms, marriages and burials for Newton's chapelries are housed at the Manchester Central Studies Library, Manchester.
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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{{British Census|438736}}
  
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census<br>
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
 
==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
[[Chorlton Poor Law Union,Lancashire]]
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[[Chorlton Poor Law Union,Lancashire]]  
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lancashire Probate Records|Lancashire Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Lancashire Probate Records|Lancashire 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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Guide to Birch in Rusholme, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapelry History

BIRCH, or Birch-in-Rusholme, a hamlet and a chapelry within the boundaries of Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire parish, Chorlton district, Lancashire. The hamlet stands 1¼ mile NW of Levenshulme railway station, and 2½ S by E of Manchester. The chapelry, created a district chapel in 1739, includes the hamlet; was constituted, conterminate with Rusholme township, in 1838; and was reconstituted, on a smaller scale, in 1854.[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 

Birch in Rusholme by 1880 had two district chapelries assigned to it--including St James, built by 1756 and Holy Trinity, built in 1849.

Online transcriptions exist for both chapelries which stood in this township and which also were two of over 150 such chapelries comprising the ancient parish of Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys (the Cathedral). The data content include baptisms, marriages and burial registers. Displayed below are these chapelries (including the Cathedral) with available online data located at the web sites indicated; note the ranges of years: 

FS =FamilySearch.org
LOPCLancashire Online Parish Clerk
FMP =  FMP = FindMyPast
LBMDLancashire BMD
AC = Ancestry.co.uk


BIRCH In RUSHOLME HOLY TRINITY Chapelry (1849) Indexes; see also Rusholme
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None Extant
LOPC None None None
LBMD 1849-1936 - see Birch St James 1849-1979 - see Birch St James None
BIRCH ST JAMES Chapelry (1752) Indexes (also called Birch-in-Rusholme);  see also Rusholme
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1752-1875 1837-1877 None
LOPC 1838-1934 1837-1921 None
LBMD 1837-1936 1837-1979 None
RUSHOLME HOLY TRINITY Chapelry (1846) - see also Birch St James[-in-Rusholme]   
  Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LBMD 1846-1936 - see BIRCH S JAMES 1846-1974 - see BIRCH ST JAMES None
RUSHOLME ST AGNES Chapelry (1884) Indexes -see St Chrysostom & Birch St James
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None
LOPC See St Chrysostom & Birch S Jas 1884-1920 - see Rusholme St Chrysostom None
RUSHOLME ST CHRYSOSTOM Chapelry (1876) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1876-1920 1878-1952 - part. None Extant
LOPC 1876-1920 1878-1920 None

MANCHESTER CATHEDRAL - OUR LADY, ST GEORGE AND ST DENYS (1573) Indexes 

 

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1573-1872 1573-1889  None
LOPC 1573-1616;1777-1837 1573-1616;1782-1836 - part. yrs 1573-1616;1792-1836 - part. yrs
LBMD 1837-1881 1837-1946 1837-1881 
AC  1573-1616 1573-1616 1573-1616

See also Newton (Heath) Chapelry as well.

To view a full list of Manchester's (150-plus) chapelries and district churches comprising the ancient parish of Manchester, and their respective online transcriptions, be sure to see the MANCHESTER (CATHEDRAL) OUR LADY, ST GEORGE & ST DENYS page.

Original Records

Original parish (chapelry) registers of baptisms, marriages and burials for Newton's chapelries are housed at the Manchester Central Studies Library, Manchester.

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 438736.



Poor Law Unions

Chorlton Poor Law Union,Lancashire

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Lancashire 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.

Web sites

References