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DOLPHINHOLME, a chapelry in Cockerham parish, Lancashire; near Scorton r. station, 6 ½ miles S. of Lancaster. It has a post office under Lancaster. The living is a vicarage in the dio. of Manchester. Value, £100.* Patron, H. Garnett, Esq. The church was built in 1840. There are a Wesleyan chapel and a national school.  
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John Marius Wilson, ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales'' (1870)
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Guide to '''Dolphinholme, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
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DOLPHINHOLME, a '''chapelry '''in [[Cockerham, Lancashire|Cockerham parish]] parish, Lancashire; near Scorton railway station, 6 ½ miles S. of Lancaster. It has a post office under Lancaster. The church was built in 1840. There are a '''Wesleyan''' chapel and a national school.<ref>John M. Wilson,''[http://visionofbritain.org.uk/place/25640 Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'' published 1870-72.</ref>
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==== Civil Registration  ====
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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|306914}}
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==== Probate records&lt;br&gt;  ====
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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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== Maps and Gazetteers&lt;br&gt;  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.&lt;br&gt;
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851] <br>*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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Revision as of 05:34, 29 April 2014

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

Contents

Chapelry History

DOLPHINHOLME, a chapelry in Cockerham parish parish, Lancashire; near Scorton railway station, 6 ½ miles S. of Lancaster. It has a post office under Lancaster. The church was built in 1840. There are a Wesleyan chapel and a national school.[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

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.


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 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>

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>

Web sites 

References

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