Bolton le Moors St George, Lancashire

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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
The district church dedicated to St. George, in Little Bolton, was erected by subscription in 1796. It is a '''chapelry''' within the boundaries of [[Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire|St Peter Bolton-le-Moors]]. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50811#s12 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 295-302.</ref>  
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The '''district church''' dedicated to St. George, in Little Bolton, was erected by subscription in 1796. It is a '''chapelry''' within the boundaries of Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire.. BOLTON-LE-MOORS(St. Peter), a parish, and the head of a union, in the hundred of Salford, S.division of the county of Lancaster; comprising the borough and market-townof Bolton, the chapelries of Blackrod, Bradshaw, Harwood, Little Lever, and Turton, and the townships of Anglezarke, Breightmet, Edgeworth, Entwistle, Darcy Lever, Longworth, Lostock, Quarlton, Rivington, Sharples, and Tonge with Haulgh; 43 miles (S. S. E.) from Lancaster, and 197 (N. W. by N.) from London. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50811#s20 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 295-302.''] Date accessed: 26 November 2013.f&gt;</ref>
  
 
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Guide to Bolton le Moors St George, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapelry History

The district church dedicated to St. George, in Little Bolton, was erected by subscription in 1796. It is a chapelry within the boundaries of Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire.. BOLTON-LE-MOORS(St. Peter), a parish, and the head of a union, in the hundred of Salford, S.division of the county of Lancaster; comprising the borough and market-townof Bolton, the chapelries of Blackrod, Bradshaw, Harwood, Little Lever, and Turton, and the townships of Anglezarke, Breightmet, Edgeworth, Entwistle, Darcy Lever, Longworth, Lostock, Quarlton, Rivington, Sharples, and Tonge with Haulgh; 43 miles (S. S. E.) from Lancaster, and 197 (N. W. by N.) from London. [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.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Church records

Online Records

Church of England

Bolton le Moors St. George chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St. Peter to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:

FS = FamilySearch.org
LOPC Lancashire Online Parish Clerk project
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk
LBMDLancashireBMD.org.uk
AC = Ancestry.co.uk
FREG = FreeReg


BOLTON Le MOORS (LITTLE BOLTON) ST GEORGE Chapelry (1796) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1796-1856 None None
LOPC 1796-1913 None 1796-1904 
LBMD 1837-1886 - part. 1849-1974 None
BOLTON Le MOORS ST PETER PARISH (1573) Indexes (ancient parish containing BOLTON LE MOORS ST GEORGE Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS  1573-1660; 1713-1829 1573-1837 None
LOPC 1573-1660 1573-1660; 1813-1938 1573-1660; 1712-1733; 1765-1801
LBMD 1837-1886 1837-1992 1837-1886
AC 1587-1660 1587-1660 1587-1660


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Bolton le Moors St. George and comprising the whole ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St. Peter to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the BOLTON LE MOORS ST PETER PARISH page.


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 306920.


Poor Law Unions

Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union

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

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 295-302. Date accessed: 26 November 2013.f>