Bircle, Lancashire

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== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Bircle, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
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== History  ==
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Bircle was created a '''chapelry''' in 1848, taken from and lying within [[Middleton, Lancashire|Middleton]] ancient parish in the district of Bury, Lancashire. It is sometimes known as Birtle ([[Birtle cum Bamford, Lancashire|see page]]) It lies near the Manchester and Rosendale railway, 2½ miles NE of Bury. There are '''three dissenting chapels'''. <ref>Wilson, John M.,  ''[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/9981. Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'' Published in 1870-72.</ref>
  
 
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].
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==== Census records ====
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{{British Census|306928}}
  
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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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
  
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[[Bury Poor Law Union, Lancashire]]
  
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==== Maps and Gazetteers ====
  
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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[[England Jurisdictions 1851]]  
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Revision as of 16:59, 3 October 2013

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Guide to Bircle, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

History

Bircle was created a chapelry in 1848, taken from and lying within Middleton ancient parish in the district of Bury, Lancashire. It is sometimes known as Birtle (see page) It lies near the Manchester and Rosendale railway, 2½ miles NE of Bury. There are three dissenting chapels. [1]

Resources

Civil Registration

Church Records

Census

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 306928.

Poor Law Unions

Bury Poor Law Union, Lancashire

Maps and Gazetteers

England Jurisdictions 1851

Web Sites

References

  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales Published in 1870-72.