Henheads, Lancashire Genealogy

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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.  
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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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From: ''[[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.  
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== Resources  ==
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<br>Henheads is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.The following adjacent parishes may be useful:<br>  
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[[Accrington St James, Lancashire]] , [[Goodshaw, Lancashire]] , [[Haslingden, Lancashire]]<br><br>  
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[[Accrington St James, Lancashire]] , [[Goodshaw, Lancashire]] , [[Haslingden, Lancashire]]<br><br>
  
 
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[[Haslingden, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Haslingden, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
  
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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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Chapelry History

Henheads is an extra-parochial place. Search surrounding parishes for records and information.


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.[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

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

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

Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.



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