Hurst Green, Lancashire Genealogy

From FamilySearch Wiki

(Difference between revisions)
(Added to Parish Information on 10 July 2013)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
 
[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Lancashire Parishes]]  
  
[[Image:St John the Evangelist Hurst Green Lancashire.jpg|thumb|right|St John the Evangelist Hurst Green Lancashire.jpg]]  
+
[[Image:St John the Evangelist Hurst Green Lancashire.jpg|thumb|right]]  
  
 
== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Hurst Green St John the Evangelist <span id="fck_dom_range_temp_1299802730321_802" />was created a chapelry in&nbsp;1839, lying within the boundaries of&nbsp;[[Mitton, Lancashire]] Ancient Parish.  
+
HURST-GREEN (St John the Evangelist), a village in the Ribble Valley district of Lancashire and a '''chapelry''' in [[Mitton, Lancashire]] parish, Lancashire. 3 miles northwest of Langho, and 6½ north of Blackburn. It was created in 1839. This chapelry commenced by the year 1843. The modern parish is in the Diocese of Bradford.
  
Hurst Green is a small village in the Ribble Valley district of Lancashire, England, connected in its history to the Jesuit school, Stonyhurst College.<br>
+
John Marius Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales ](1872)
 +
http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24957
  
With the founding of Stonyhurst Hall, by Richard Shireburn in 1592, the hamlet of Hurst Green (about a mile away) began to develop, as often happens with the building of Manor Houses. The hamlet’s development continued, once the College was founded in 1794 and today is a popular tourist destination. It remains a small rural village.<br>
 
  
The modern parish is in the Dioces of Bradford.
 
  
HURST-GREEN, a village and '''a chapelry '''''<b>in Mitton parish</b>'', Lancashire.&nbsp;3 miles northwest&nbsp;of Langho, and 6½ mprth&nbsp;of Blackburn.&nbsp;This chapelry commenced&nbsp;by the year 1843.&nbsp;
+
With the founding of Stonyhurst Hall, by Richard Shireburn in 1592, the hamlet of Hurst Green (about a mile away) began to develop, as often happens with the building of Manor Houses. The hamlet’s development continued, once the College was founded in 1794 and today is a popular tourist destination. It remains a small rural village.<br>
 +
 
 +
  
John Marius Wilson, [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions/index.jsp Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales ](1872)
 
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 16:51, 12 September 2013

England Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Gotoarrow.png Lancashire Parishes

St John the Evangelist Hurst Green Lancashire.jpg

Contents

Chapelry History

HURST-GREEN (St John the Evangelist), a village in the Ribble Valley district of Lancashire and a chapelry in Mitton, Lancashire parish, Lancashire. 3 miles northwest of Langho, and 6½ north of Blackburn. It was created in 1839. This chapelry commenced by the year 1843. The modern parish is in the Diocese of Bradford.

John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1872) http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24957


With the founding of Stonyhurst Hall, by Richard Shireburn in 1592, the hamlet of Hurst Green (about a mile away) began to develop, as often happens with the building of Manor Houses. The hamlet’s development continued, once the College was founded in 1794 and today is a popular tourist destination. It remains a small rural village.



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

Lancashire Online Parish Clerks

An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/


Church records

Online Records

Church of England

Hurst Green chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Mitton 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


HURST GREEN ST JOHN Chapelry  (1871) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None None
LOPC None None None
LBMD None 1871-2004 None
MITTON ALL HALLOWS PARISH (1610) Indexes (ancient parish containing HURST GREEN Chapelry)

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1610-1812 1620-1841 1609-1678
LOPC 1632-1812 1632-1841 1632-1812
LBMD None 1838-1997 None 


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Hurst Green and comprising the whole ancient parish of Mitton to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the MITTON PARISH page.


Census records

v

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 306898.



Poor Law Unions

Clitheroe Poor Law Union, Lancashire


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