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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
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Guide to '''Cartmel, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' parish register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
 
See also Cartmel Fell, a chapel of ease serving the Winster Valley in Cartmel Parish.  
 
See also Cartmel Fell, a chapel of ease serving the Winster Valley in Cartmel Parish.  
  
See a [[List of Chapelries in Cartmel Parish]].  
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For researchers, see a comprehensive [[List of Chapelries in Cartmel Parish]].  
  
 
[[Image:Cartmel Priory Lancashire.jpg|thumb|right]]  
 
[[Image:Cartmel Priory Lancashire.jpg|thumb|right]]  
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== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
Cartmel St Mary is an Ancient Parish and a market town in the county of Lancashire.  
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CARTMEL (St. Mary), a '''parish''' and market town in the union of Ulverston, hundred of Lonsdale north of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster. Other places in the parish include: Lower Holker, Lower Allithwaite, Newton in Cartmel, Upper Allithwaite, Upper Holker, and East Plain.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50859#s13 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''] (1848), pp. 523-526.</ref>  
 
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Other places in the parish include: Lower Holker, Lower Allithwaite, Newton in Cartmel, Upper Allithwaite, Upper Holker, and East Plain.
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"CARTMEL St Mary, '''a parish''', in the union of Ulverston, hundred of Lonsdale north of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster and stands within&nbsp;the townships of Lower Allithwaite and Upper Holker, 14 miles northwest by north&nbsp;of&nbsp;Lancaster.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 523-526. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50859 Date accessed: 25 June 2010.</ref> See a list of the chapels of ease&nbsp;in Cartmel Parish at the above link.
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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==== Lancashire Online Parish Clerks  ====
 
==== Lancashire Online Parish Clerks  ====
  
An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/<br>
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An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/<br>  
  
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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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[[Image:Lake+District+Cartmel+Priory.JPG|thumb|right]]
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===== '''Online Records'''  =====
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Cartmel parish registers and those registers of all of its smaller chapelries lying within its boundaries have been partially transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''<sub>FS =</sub>'''[http://familysearch.org <sub><font color="#800080">FamilySearch.org</font></sub>]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | <sub>'''LOPC'''=</sub>[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/indexp.html <sub><font color="#800080">Lancashire Online Parish Clerk project</font></sub>]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | <sub>'''FMP'''=</sub>[http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/sog/misc-series <sub><font color="#0066cc">FindMyPast.co.uk</font></sub>]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | <sub>'''LBMD''' =</sub>[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk <sub><font color="#800080">LancashireBMD.org.uk</font></sub>]
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | <sub>'''AC '''= </sub>[http://search.ancestry.co.uk <sub><font color="#800080">Ancestry.co.uk</font></sub>]
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''<sub>FREG =</sub>'''[http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl <sub><font color="#800080">FreeReg</font></sub>]
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{| width="725" cellspacing="1" cellpadding="1" border="1" align="center"
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | '''CARTMEL ST MARY AND ST MICHAEL PARISH (1558) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1559-1724, 1832-1882''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1559-1723, 1832-1880]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1832-1882]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Cartmel/priory/index.html '''1832-1870''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Cartmel/priory/index.html 1832-1869]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Cartmel/priory/index.html 1832-1869]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FMP'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.findmypast.co.uk/content/sog/misc-series '''1559-1837''']
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 '''1559-1661''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1559-1661]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1559-1661]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FREG'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl '''1558-1661''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl 1559-1648]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl 1622-1659]'''(part.)
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''ALLITHWAITE ST MARY Chapelry (1865) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''CARTMEL-FELL ST ANTHONY Chapelry (1857) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1857-1882''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1860-1865]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1857-1883]'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''GRANGE ST PAUL Chapelry (1857) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1857-1895''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://familysearch.org 1858-1901]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''FIELD-BROUGHTON (EAST BROUGHTON) ST PETER Chapelry (1859) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1859-1885''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | [http://familysearch.org '''1859-1885''']
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''FLOOKBURGH ST JOHN THE BAPTIST Chapelry (1859) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1859-1869''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Cartmel/stjohn/index.html '''1859-1869''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''HAVERSTHWAITE Chapelry (1832) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''LINDALE ST PAUL Chapelry (1754) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''STAVELEY ST MARY Chapelry (1857) Indexes'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | <u>'''Marriages'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | <u>'''Burials'''</u>
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''FS'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1857-1873''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | [http://familysearch.org '''1857-1873''']
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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'''Original Registers'''
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The original parish registers for St Mary's and most of its attached chapelries and their respective church registers are available through either [http://www.cumbria.gov.uk/archives/familyhistory/default.asp Cumbria Record Office], County Offices, Kendal (LA9 4RQ), or copies of the originals are also available through the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, USA or via its 4,600 satellite [https://familysearch.org/locations FamilySearch centers] worldwide. '''.'''
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
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{{British Census|306914}}  
 
{{British Census|306914}}  
  
http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census
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==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
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==== Poor Law Unions<br> ====
  
 
[[Ulverston Poor Law Union,Lancashire]]  
 
[[Ulverston Poor Law Union,Lancashire]]  
  
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==== 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.  
  
== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
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==== Taxation  ====
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Allithwaite. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Holker upper end. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Holker lower end. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Staveley in Cartmell. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Allithwaite lower end. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br>  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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== Web sites  ==
 
== Web sites  ==
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{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
 
{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
  
== References ==
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== References ==
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{{Reflist}}
  
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{{Lancashire}}  
  
 
[[Category:Lancashire]]
 
[[Category:Lancashire]]

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

See also Cartmel Fell, a chapel of ease serving the Winster Valley in Cartmel Parish.

For researchers, see a comprehensive List of Chapelries in Cartmel Parish.

Cartmel Priory Lancashire.jpg

Contents

Parish History

CARTMEL (St. Mary), a parish and market town in the union of Ulverston, hundred of Lonsdale north of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster. Other places in the parish include: Lower Holker, Lower Allithwaite, Newton in Cartmel, Upper Allithwaite, Upper Holker, and East Plain.[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.

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/


Church records

Lake+District+Cartmel+Priory.JPG
Online Records

Cartmel parish registers and those registers of all of its smaller chapelries lying within its boundaries have been partially 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
LBMD =LancashireBMD.org.uk
AC = Ancestry.co.uk
FREG =FreeReg
CARTMEL ST MARY AND ST MICHAEL PARISH (1558) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1559-1724, 1832-1882 1559-1723, 1832-1880 1832-1882
LOPC 1832-1870 1832-1869 1832-1869
LBMD None None None
FMP None 1559-1837 None
AC 1559-1661 1559-1661 1559-1661
FREG 1558-1661 1559-1648 1622-1659(part.)
ALLITHWAITE ST MARY Chapelry (1865) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
CARTMEL-FELL ST ANTHONY Chapelry (1857) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1857-1882 1860-1865 1857-1883
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
GRANGE ST PAUL Chapelry (1857) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1857-1895 1858-1901 None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
FIELD-BROUGHTON (EAST BROUGHTON) ST PETER Chapelry (1859) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1859-1885 None 1859-1885
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
FLOOKBURGH ST JOHN THE BAPTIST Chapelry (1859) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1859-1869 None None
LOPC 1859-1869 None None
LBMD None None None
HAVERSTHWAITE Chapelry (1832) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
LINDALE ST PAUL Chapelry (1754) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None
STAVELEY ST MARY Chapelry (1857) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1857-1873 None 1857-1873
LOPC None None None
LBMD None None None

Original Registers

The original parish registers for St Mary's and most of its attached chapelries and their respective church registers are available through either Cumbria Record Office, County Offices, Kendal (LA9 4RQ), or copies of the originals are also available through the Family History Library, Salt Lake City, UT, USA or via its 4,600 satellite FamilySearch centers worldwide. .

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 306914.


Poor Law Unions

Ulverston 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.

Taxation

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. 523-526.