Marown, Isle of Man

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'''Marown''' (Manx: '''Marooney''') is an ecclesiastical parish in the [[Isle of Man]].  
 
'''Marown''' (Manx: '''Marooney''') is an ecclesiastical parish in the [[Isle of Man]].  
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Marown is the only parish in the island with no coastline.
  
 
== History  ==
 
== History  ==
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Marown is in the sheading of Middle but historically it was in the sheading of Glenfaba.
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The ancient parish church of St. Runius is situated at '''Crosby''', in the centre of the parish. The original building dates from around 1200 and was enlarged in 1754. The old church was replaced around 1859, when the new church was opened.
  
 
For more information on Marown see:  
 
For more information on Marown see:  
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== Web Sites  ==
 
== Web Sites  ==
  
[[Category:Isle_of_Man]][[Category:Isle_of_Man Parishes]]
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[http://www.marown.im/ Marown Parish Commissioners]
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Revision as of 16:18, 24 July 2013

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A guide to genealogy in Marown, with information on where to find birth, baptism, marriage, death and burial records; census records; wills; cemeteries; maps; etc.

Marown (Manx: Marooney) is an ecclesiastical parish in the Isle of Man.

Marown is the only parish in the island with no coastline.

Contents

History

Marown is in the sheading of Middle but historically it was in the sheading of Glenfaba.

The ancient parish church of St. Runius is situated at Crosby, in the centre of the parish. The original building dates from around 1200 and was enlarged in 1754. The old church was replaced around 1859, when the new church was opened.

For more information on Marown see:

Records

Civil Registration

Church Records

Census Records

Probate Records

Poor Law Union Records

Maps and Gazetteers

Web Sites

Marown Parish Commissioners