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[[England Genealogy|England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Genealogy|Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
  
Guide to '''Hey, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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Guide to '''Hey, Lancashire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| image =
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| caption =
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
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| County = Lancashire
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| Hundred = Salford
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| Poor Law Union = Ashton Under Lyne
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| Registration District = Ashton under Lyne
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| PRbegin = 1788
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| BTbegin = 1758
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| Province = York
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| Diocese = Manchester
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| Archdeaconry =
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| Archdeaconries =
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| Rural Deanery = Ashton Under Lyne
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| Parish =
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| Peculiar =
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| Chapelry =
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Bishops Court =
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| Prerogative Court =
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| Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]
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== Chapelry History  ==
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=== Chapelry History  ===
  
LEES, or otherwise known as HEY, a hamlet, in the parish and union of [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|Ashton-under-Lyne]], and partly in [[Rochdale St Chad, Lancashire|Rochdale Parish]], in the hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 8½ miles northeast by east of Manchester, and 2 east by southeast from Oldham. A part of the village, which to some extent, is in Oldham chapelry, and another portion in Saddleworth Chapelry (in Rochdale Parish, which see),Yorkshire. Lees '''chapel''', dedicated to St John, was erected in 1742. An ecclesiastical '''parish''', named St Thomas, Leesfield, was formed in 1846, out of the parish of Ashton and the parochial chapelry of Oldham. There are several places of worship for '''dissenters'''.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51101#s6 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 55-62. Adapted. Date accessed: 01 July 2010.</ref>  
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LEES, or otherwise known as HEY, a hamlet, in the parish and union of [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|Ashton-under-Lyne]], and partly in [[Rochdale St Chad, Lancashire|Rochdale Parish]], in the hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 8½ miles northeast by east of Manchester, and 2 east by southeast from Oldham. A part of the village, which to some extent, is in Oldham chapelry, and another portion in Saddleworth Chapelry (in Rochdale Parish, which see),Yorkshire. Lees '''chapel''', dedicated to St John, was erected in 1742. An ecclesiastical '''parish''', named St Thomas, Leesfield, was formed in 1846, out of the parish of Ashton and the parochial chapelry of Oldham. There are several places of worship for '''dissenters'''.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51101#s6 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 55-62. Adapted. Date accessed: 01 July 2010.</ref>  
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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Hey chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|Ashton under Lyne]] to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:  
 
Hey chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|Ashton under Lyne]] 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="4" | '''LEES&nbsp;(HEY)&nbsp;ST&nbsp;JOHN&nbsp;Chapelry (1742) Indexes''' - see also&nbsp;Rochdale Parish
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''LEES&nbsp;(HEY)&nbsp;ST&nbsp;JOHN&nbsp;Chapelry (1742) Indexes''' - see also&nbsp;[[Rochdale_St_Chad,_Lancashire|Rochdale Parish]]
 
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" scope="col" | '''[[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|ASHTON&nbsp;UNDER&nbsp;LYNE&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MICHAEL]]'''''(ancient parish containing HEY Chapelry)''
 
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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Hey and comprising the whole ancient parish of Ashton under Lyne to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|ASHTON&nbsp;UNDER&nbsp;LYNE&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MICHAEL]] PARISH page.  
 
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Hey and comprising the whole ancient parish of Ashton under Lyne to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Ashton under Lyne St Michael, Lancashire|ASHTON&nbsp;UNDER&nbsp;LYNE&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MICHAEL]] PARISH page.  
  
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==== Census records  ====
 
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
 
{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
 
{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
  
== References ==
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== References ==
  
 
{{Reflist}} {{Lancashire}}  
 
{{Reflist}} {{Lancashire}}  
  
[[Category:Lancashire]]
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[[Category:Parishes in Lancashire]]

Latest revision as of 03:16, 7 May 2015

England Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Parishes

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

Hey, Lancashire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Salford
County Lancashire
Poor Law Union Ashton Under Lyne PLU
Registration District Ashton under Lyne
Records begin
Parish registers: 1788
Bishop's Transcripts: 1758
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Ashton Under Lyne
Diocese Manchester
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Lancashire Record Office

Contents

Chapelry History

LEES, or otherwise known as HEY, a hamlet, in the parish and union of Ashton-under-Lyne, and partly in Rochdale Parish, in the hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 8½ miles northeast by east of Manchester, and 2 east by southeast from Oldham. A part of the village, which to some extent, is in Oldham chapelry, and another portion in Saddleworth Chapelry (in Rochdale Parish, which see),Yorkshire. Lees chapel, dedicated to St John, was erected in 1742. An ecclesiastical parish, named St Thomas, Leesfield, was formed in 1846, out of the parish of Ashton and the parochial chapelry of Oldham. There are several places of worship for dissenters.[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

Online Records

Church of England

Hey chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Ashton under Lyne to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:

AC = Ancestry.co.uk (£)
FMP = findmypast (£)
FREG = FreeReg
FS = FamilySearch.org
LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk
LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk
LEES (HEY) ST JOHN Chapelry (1742) Indexes - see also Rochdale Parish
Baptisms Marriages Burials
AC 1743-1812 1743-1812 1743-1812
AC 1813-1913 1860-1930 1813-1887
FS 1788-1812  No marriage registers 1758-1848, 1868-1869
LOPC None None 1867-1887
ASHTON UNDER LYNE ST MICHAEL(ancient parish containing HEY Chapelry)
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


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Hey and comprising the whole ancient parish of Ashton under Lyne to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the ASHTON UNDER LYNE ST MICHAEL PARISH page.


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.


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.

Websites

References

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 55-62. Adapted. Date accessed: 01 July 2010.

 

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