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

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Chapelry History

HOLLINWOOD, a village and a chapelry in Prestwich parish, Lancashire. The village stands near the Rochdale canal and the Lancashire and Yorkshire railway, 1½ mile SSW of Oldham.There are an Independent chapel of 1866, Baptist and Wesleyan chapels, and national-schools. [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

Church of England

Hollinwood chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Prestwich 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.co.uk (£)
FREG = FreeReg
FS = FamilySearch.org
LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk
LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk


HOLLINWOOD ST MARGARET Chapelry (1769) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1769-1892 1836-1843 1793-1856
LOPC None 1902-1912 None
LBMD None 1837-1974 None
FMP None None 1769-1901
PRESTWICH ST MARY(ancient parish containing HOLLINWOOD Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1603-1910 1600-1935 1712-1921
LOPC 1603-1936 1603-1895 1603-1921
LBMD 1837-1902 1837-1925 1837-1877
FMP None 1603-1712 None
AC 1603-1711 1603-1711 1603-1711


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Hollinwood and comprising the whole ancient parish of Prestwich to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the PRESTWICH ST MARY PARISH page.


Parish registers for St. Margaret's Church, Hollinwood, 1769-1955 Microfilm copy of originals formerly held at the Manchester Central Library, Manchester, England.
Hollinwood is a chapelry in Prestwich parish. The chapelry was also known as St. Margaret's Church.
Manchester Central Library call nos.: L41/1/2/4-10, L41/1/3/2-9, L41/1/4/3-7, L41/1/5/1-2.

Content
Film
Baptisms, 1769-Aug. 1855. Marriages, 1836-1837. Burials, 1769-July 1840.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113119
Inventory of church records. Baptisms, June 1855-Aug. 1892.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113113
Baptisms, Aug. 1892-Nov. 1939.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113114
Marriages, Aug. 1837-July 1902.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113115
Marriages, Aug. 1902-Aug. 1932.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113116
Marriages, Aug. 1932-Feb. 1955.
VAULT BRITISH Film
2113117
Burials, July 1840-Feb. 1901.
FHL BRITISH Film
2113118
Burials of still-born children, 1861-1908.
VAULT BRITISH Film
2113120

Bishop's transcripts for Hollinwood, 1796-1854 Microreproduction of original manuscripts housed at the Lancashire Record Office, Preston.
Bishop's transcripts of the Chapelry of Hollinwood (St. Margaret), in the parish of Prestwich, Lancashire, England. Hollinwood is a village near the city of Oldham and was often referred to as Oldham Hollinwood.
The title board for item 3 should say Hollinwood, not Coldhurst.
Baptisms and burials are also with the Oldham registers from 1782-1812.
Lancashire Record Office: DRM/2/249a-250

Content
Film
Baptisms and burials, 1796, 1799-1801, 1813-1827; Baptisms, 1828; Burials, 1828-1829; Baptisms, 1829.
FHL BRITISH Film
1545717 Items 3 - 5
Baptisms and burials, 1830-1835; Baptisms, marriages & burials, 1836-1837; Baptisms, marriages & burials, 1838-1843; Baptisms and burials, 1844-1845; Baptisms, 1848-1854; Burials, 1848-1854.
FHL BRITISH Film
1545718 Items 1 - 2


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 306932.


Poor Law Unions

Oldham 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

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Web sites

References

  1. http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/21467 Date accessed: 15 October 2013

 

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