Lund, Lancashire

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Guide to '''Lund, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Lund St John the Evangelist was created as a chapel of ease in 1737 from, and lying within the boundaries of&nbsp; [[Kirkham, Lancashire]] Ancient Parish.
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LUND, (St John the Evangelist) was created as a '''chapel of ease''' in 1737 from, and lying within the boundaries of [[Kirkham, Lancashire|Kirkham]], union of the Fylde, hundred of Amounderness, N. division of Lancashire, 2½ miles (E. by S.)from Kirkham, and 6½ (W. by N.) from Preston. Other places in the parish include: Salwick.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51124#s14 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 190-194. Date accessed: 20 August 2013.</ref>  
 
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Other places in the parish include: Salwick.
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The Diocese of Blackburn is a Church of England diocese, covering much of Lancashire, created in 1926 from part of the Diocese of Manchester. The Diocese includes the towns of Blackburn, Blackpool, Burnley, and the cities of Lancaster, and Preston, as well as a large part of the Ribble Valley. <br>
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"LUND, an '''ecclesiastical district with a chapel''',&nbsp;'''''in the parish of Kirkham''''', union of the Fylde, hundred of Amounderness, N. division of Lancashire, 2½ miles east by south&nbsp;from Kirkham, and 6½ west by north&nbsp; from Preston. This parish, which was constituted in 1840, comprises the townships of Clifton-with-Salwick and Newton-with-Scales.&nbsp;The church, formerly a chapel, was built in 1825.—See Clifton, and Newton."<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 104-118. Adapted. Date accessed: 19 July 2010.</ref>  
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Guide to Lund, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

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Contents

Chapelry History

LUND, (St John the Evangelist) was created as a chapel of ease in 1737 from, and lying within the boundaries of Kirkham, union of the Fylde, hundred of Amounderness, N. division of Lancashire, 2½ miles (E. by S.)from Kirkham, and 6½ (W. by N.) from Preston. Other places in the parish include: Salwick.[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

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

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


LUND Chapelry (1840) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None  None
LOPC None None None
FMP  None None None
KIRKHAM ST MICHAEL'S(ancient parish containing LUND Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1540-1653; 1868-1896 1539-1653;1868-1874  None
LOPC 1678-1932 1539-1653;1678-1875 1678-1775; 1834-1932
FMP  None 1539-1837 None
LBMD 1837-1974 1837-2010 1837-1975
AC 1539-1653 1539-1653 1539-1653


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Lund and comprising the whole ancient parish of Kirkham to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the KIRKHAM 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 306886.


Poor Law Unions

Fylde 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

  1. Lewis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 190-194. Date accessed: 20 August 2013.