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== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Caton with Littledale, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
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[[Image:Brookhouse St Paul's Lancashire.jpg|thumb|right|Brookhouse St Paul's Lancashire.jpg]]
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== Chapelry History  ==
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CATON with LITTLEDALE (St Paul) is a '''chapelry''' in the county of Lancashire, created by 1585 from [[Lancaster St Mary, Lancashire|Lancaster St Mary]], hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster,5 miles (N. E. by E.) from Lancaster. The chapelry comprises four districts or quarters, viz.: Brookhouse, Caton Green, Littledale,and Town-End. The parish church of St Paul situated in Brookhouse is generally of 17th century construction but retains some Norman features. There are places of worship for '''Wesleyans''' and '''Independents'''. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50861#s21 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 531-534. Date accessed: 10 September 2013.</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].  
 
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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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>
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==== Lancashire Online Parish Clerks  ====
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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===== '''Online Records'''  =====
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'''<u>Church of England</u>'''
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Caton chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Lancaster St Mary, Lancashire|Lancaster St. Mary]] to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | '''CATON&nbsp;Chapelry&nbsp;(1585) Indexes'''&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" | '''[[Lancaster St Mary, Lancashire|LANCASTER&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MARY'S]]&nbsp;PARISH&nbsp;(1599) Indexes '''''(ancient parish containing CATON Chapelry)''
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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Caton and comprising the whole ancient parish of Lancaster St. Mary to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Lancaster St Mary, Lancashire|LANCASTER ST MARY PARISH]] page.
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Caton- St Paul<br>Baptisms Transcript- 1585-1719- 929.3272 C25<br>Burials Transcript- 1585-1718- 929.3272 C25<br>Marriages Transcript- 1586-1718- 929.3272 C25
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For original registers of above please enquire at Lancashire Record Office.
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The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office<br>Email: archiveslocalstudies@manchester.gov.uk
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The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)<br>
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==== Census records  ====
 
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{{British Census|306936}}
  
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[[Caton Gilbert Union,Lancashire]]
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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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==== Taxation  ====
  
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Caton. [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 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]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
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Revision as of 22:23, 27 September 2013

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

Brookhouse St Paul's Lancashire.jpg

Contents

Chapelry History

CATON with LITTLEDALE (St Paul) is a chapelry in the county of Lancashire, created by 1585 from Lancaster St Mary, hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster,5 miles (N. E. by E.) from Lancaster. The chapelry comprises four districts or quarters, viz.: Brookhouse, Caton Green, Littledale,and Town-End. The parish church of St Paul situated in Brookhouse is generally of 17th century construction but retains some Norman features. There are places of worship for Wesleyans and Independents. [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

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks

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


Church records

Online Records

Church of England

Caton chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Lancaster St. Mary 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


CATON Chapelry (1585) Indexes 
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1585-1859 1586-1718  1846-1859
LOPC 1586-1900 1586-1900 1585-1900
FMP None 1586-1837 None
AC  1585-1718 1585-1718  1585-1718 
LANCASTER ST MARY'S PARISH (1599) Indexes (ancient parish containing CATON Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1599-1886 1599-1812  None
LOPC 1749-1900 1599-1900 1749-1881
FMP  None 1539-1837 None
LBMD None 1837-1998 None 
AC 1559-1748 1559-1748 1559-1748


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Caton and comprising the whole ancient parish of Lancaster St. Mary to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the LANCASTER ST MARY PARISH page.


Caton- St Paul
Baptisms Transcript- 1585-1719- 929.3272 C25
Burials Transcript- 1585-1718- 929.3272 C25
Marriages Transcript- 1586-1718- 929.3272 C25

For original registers of above please enquire at Lancashire Record Office.

The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
Email: archiveslocalstudies@manchester.gov.uk

The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)


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 306936.


Poor Law Unions

Caton Gilbert 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. 531-534. Date accessed: 10 September 2013.