Henheads, Lancashire Genealogy

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== Chapelry History  ==
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Guide to '''Henheads, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
Henheads is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.
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HENHEADS, a township, in the parish of Bury, union of Haslingden, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 1½ mile (E.) from Haslingden. This is a small township among the hills, and is '''partly extra-parochial'''. In the reign of Edward II. it was a vaccary of Rossendale.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51025#s8 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 478-482.Date accessed: 14 October 2013.</ref>  
 
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HENHEADS, a township, in the parish of Bury, union of Haslingden, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 1½ mile (E.) from Haslingden; containing 176 inhabitants. This is a small township among the hills, and is partly extra-parochial. In the reign of Edward II. it was a vaccary of Rossendale.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 478-482. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51025 Date accessed: 01 July 2010.</ref>  
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Henheads is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.The following adjacent parishes may be useful:<br>  
  
[[Accrington St James, Lancashire]] , [[Goodshaw, Lancashire]] , [[Haslingden, Lancashire]]<br><br>
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[[Accrington St James, Lancashire]] , [[Goodshaw, Lancashire]] , [[Haslingden, Lancashire]]  
  
 
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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.  
 
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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Guide to Henheads, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapelry History

HENHEADS, a township, in the parish of Bury, union of Haslingden, Higher division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 1½ mile (E.) from Haslingden. This is a small township among the hills, and is partly extra-parochial. In the reign of Edward II. it was a vaccary of Rossendale.[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

Henheads is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.The following adjacent parishes may be useful:

Accrington St James, Lancashire , Goodshaw, Lancashire , Haslingden, Lancashire

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 306894.



Poor Law Unions

Haslingden, 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. 478-482.Date accessed: 14 October 2013.