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== Chapelry History  ==
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Guide to '''Horwich, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
HORWICH, '''a chapelry, '''''<b>in the parish of Deane</b>'', union of Bolton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles west by northwest&nbsp;of&nbsp;Bolton. The present chapel, dedicated to the '''Holy Trinity''', was erected by at least the year 1661.&nbsp;
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== Chapelry History  ==
  
There are three places of worship for dissenters.<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 559-562. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51048 Adapted. Date accessed: 01 July 2010.</ref>
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HORWICH, a '''chapelry''', in the parish of [[Deane, Lancashire|Deane]], union of Bolton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles west by northwest of Bolton. The present chapel, dedicated to the Holy Trinity, was erected by at least the year 1661. There are three places of worship for '''dissenters'''.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51048#s1 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 559-562. Adapted. Date accessed: 21 October 2013.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
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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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
 
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 [http://freebmd.org.uk/ FreeBMD].  
  
Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>
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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>  
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
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Horwich chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Deane, Lancashire|Deane]] to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:  
 
Horwich chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Deane, Lancashire|Deane]] 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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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Horwich and comprising the whole ancient parish of Deane to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Deane, Lancashire|DEANE&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MARY]]&nbsp;PARISH page.  
 
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Horwich and comprising the whole ancient parish of Deane to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Deane, Lancashire|DEANE&nbsp;ST&nbsp;MARY]]&nbsp;PARISH page.  
  
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{{British Census|306925}}  
 
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[[Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Bolton, 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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==== Taxation  ====
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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*'''1541''' - {{FSbook|983467|disp=1541 Subsidy of Horwyche}} (p. 139)<ref name="ear">J.P. Earwaker, ''Three Lancashire Subsidy Rolls, viz., for the Hundred of Salford, 1541, the Hundred of Salford, 1622 and the Hundred of Leyland, 1628, Together with a Recusant Roll for the Hundred of Leyland, in 1628'' (London: Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, 1885). Digital version at {{FSbook|983467}} - free.</ref>
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*'''1622''' - {{FSbook|983467|disp=1622 Subsidy of Horwich}} (p. 151)<ref name="ear">J.P. Earwaker, ''Three Lancashire Subsidy Rolls, viz., for the Hundred of Salford, 1541, the Hundred of Salford, 1622 and the Hundred of Leyland, 1628, Together with a Recusant Roll for the Hundred of Leyland, in 1628'' (London: Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, 1885). Digital version at {{FSbook|983467}} - free.</ref>
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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== Web sites  ==
 
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{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
  
== References ==
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Guide to Horwich, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Contents

Chapelry History

HORWICH, a chapelry, in the parish of Deane, union of Bolton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles west by northwest of Bolton. The present chapel, dedicated to the Holy Trinity, was erected by at least the year 1661. There are three 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.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Church records

Online Records

Church of England

Horwich chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Deane 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


HORWICH CHAPELRY (1660) Indexes

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1660-1841 1832-1835, 1854-1881, 1910-1935 1820-1879
LOPC 1695-1860 1854-1881 1695-1873
AC None None None
DEANE PARISH ST MARY THE VIRGIN (1636) Indexes (ancient parish containing HORWICH Chapelry)

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1604-1829 1604- 1812 None
LOPC 1604-1750  1604-1750; 1837-1890 1604-1684; 1813-1887
AC 1613-1750 1613-1750 None
LBMD
1837-1992


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Horwich and comprising the whole ancient parish of Deane to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the DEANE ST MARY 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 306925.


Poor Law Unions

Bolton, 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.

Taxation

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. 559-562. Adapted. Date accessed: 21 October 2013.
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.P. Earwaker, Three Lancashire Subsidy Rolls, viz., for the Hundred of Salford, 1541, the Hundred of Salford, 1622 and the Hundred of Leyland, 1628, Together with a Recusant Roll for the Hundred of Leyland, in 1628 (London: Record Society of Lancashire and Cheshire, 1885). Digital version at FamilySearch Books Online - free.