Eccles, Lancashire Genealogy

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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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'''Online Records'''
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The parish of Eccles has much online data which is now accessible to view and not only for its own parish registers but for many of its attached chapelries as well. These parish and chapel registers are now available for the following chapels and range of years:
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<sub>[Note: '''FS''' = FamilySearch.org;&nbsp; '''LOPC''' = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk; '''AC''' = Ancestry.Co.uk]</sub>
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" align="center" | '''Baptisms&nbsp;&nbsp;(1594)&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org 1594-1843]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://familysearch.org 1754-1837]
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stmichael/index.html 1754-1844]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stmichael/index.html 1892-1908]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1594-1720]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1594-1720]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 1594-1720]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Ashton Under Lyne Christ Church Chapelry (1846)&nbsp;Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Ashton Under Lyne St James Chapelry (1863) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stjames/index.html 1898-1908]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Ashton Under Lyne St Peter Chapelry (1826)&nbsp;Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | &nbsp;None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stpeter/index.html 1891-1917]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stpeter/index.html 1839-1844]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 Various Yrs]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 Various Yrs&nbsp;]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 Various Yrs]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Audenshaw St Stephen&nbsp;Chapelry (1844) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Bardsley&nbsp;Chapelry (1844) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Ashton-under-Lyne/stjames/index.html 1898-1908]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Hurst&nbsp;Chapelry (1849)&nbsp;Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | &nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages&nbsp;&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Hurst/stjohn/index.html 1849-1907/banns to 1880]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Lees (Hey)St John Chapelry (1742) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org 1788-1812]&nbsp;
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | No marriage registers
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Lees/stjohn/index.html 1867-1887]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Leesfield&nbsp;Chapelry (1846) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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|-
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | AC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Mossley&nbsp;St Chapelry (1756) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | None
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familyserch.org 1756-1822]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Staleybridge Old St&nbsp;George&nbsp;Chapelry (1776)&nbsp;Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials&nbsp;'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Stalybridge/ostgeorge/index.html 1776-1906]
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Stalybridge/ostgeorge/index.html 1864-1906]
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Stalybridge/ostgeorge/index.html 1777-1867]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | FS
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org 1782-1822]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" colspan="4" align="center" | '''Staleybridge New St&nbsp;George&nbsp;Chapelry (1841) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" |
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''Baptisms'''
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| bgcolor="#ffcccc" | '''Marriages'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''Burials'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | LOPC
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | &nbsp;[http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Stalybridge/nstgeorge/index.html 1846-1930]
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==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====

Revision as of 21:48, 2 July 2012

England Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Parishes

Here is A Comprehensive List of Chapelries in Eccles St Mary Parish

St marys parish church eccles greater manchester.png

Contents

Parish History

Eccles St Mary is an Ancient Parish in the county of Lancashire.

Other places in the parish include: Boothstown, Weaste, Cadishead, Charleston, Clifton, Croft, Dumplington, Ellenbrook, Foxhill, Higher Irlam, Hope, Irlam, Little Houghton, Lostock, Lower Irlam, Monton, Patricoft, Walkden, and Boysnope.

ECCLES St Mary de Eccles, a parish, in the hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles west from Manchester; containing, with the townships of Barton-upon-Irwell, Clifton, Pendlebury, and Worsley, and the chapelry of Pendleton. There are numerous villages; that of Eccles is in Barton township. The church, once belonged to Whalley Abbey, but at the Dissolution was made parochial. Seven additional churches have been erected, viz.: at Barton, Ellenbrook, Pendlebury, Pendleton, Swinton, Walkden-Moor, and Worsley.

Places of worship were built for Independents, Primitive and Wesleyan Methodists, Methodists of the New Connexion, Swedenborgians, Unitarians, and Roman Catholics.[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

The parish of Eccles has much online data which is now accessible to view and not only for its own parish registers but for many of its attached chapelries as well. These parish and chapel registers are now available for the following chapels and range of years:

[Note: FS = FamilySearch.org;  LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk; AC = Ancestry.Co.uk]

ASHTON UNDER LYNE ST MICHAEL PARISH Indexes
Baptisms  (1594)        Marriages (1594)    Burials (1596)
FS 1594-1843 1754-1837 None
LOPC None 1754-1844 1892-1908
AC 1594-1720 1594-1720 1594-1720
Ashton Under Lyne Christ Church Chapelry (1846) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LOPC None None None
AC None None None
Ashton Under Lyne St James Chapelry (1863) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
LOPC 1898-1908 None None
FS None None None
AC None None None
Ashton Under Lyne St Peter Chapelry (1826) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages  Burials 
LOPC  None 1891-1917 1839-1844
AC Various Yrs Various Yrs  Various Yrs
FS None None None
Audenshaw St Stephen Chapelry (1844) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
LOPC None None None
FS None None None
AC None None None
Bardsley Chapelry (1844) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages  Burials
LOPC 1898-1908 None None
FS None None None
AC None None None
Hurst Chapelry (1849) Indexes
  Baptisms Marriages   Burials 
LOPC None 1849-1907/banns to 1880  1849-1916
AC None None None
FS None None None
Lees (Hey)St John Chapelry (1742) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1788-1812  No marriage registers None
LOPC None None 1867-1887
AC None None None
Leesfield Chapelry (1846) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
LOPC None None None
FS None None None
AC None None None
Mossley St Chapelry (1756) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
LOPC None None None
FS 1756-1822 None None
AC None None None
Staleybridge Old St George Chapelry (1776) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages  Burials 
LOPC 1776-1906 1864-1906 1777-1867
AC None None None
FS 1782-1822 No marr reg. till 1864 None
Staleybridge New St George Chapelry (1841) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
LOPC  1846-1930 1841-1901  1846-1901 
FS None None None
AC None None None

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 306926.


http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census

Poor Law Unions

Salford, 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. A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 136-139. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50938 Adapted. Date accessed: 29 June 2010.