Over Darwen St Peter, Lancashire

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Guide to '''Over Darwen St Peter, Lancashire family history and genealogy.''' Parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.
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Guide to '''Over Darwen St Peter, Lancashire family history and genealogy.''' Parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.  
  
 
== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
 
St Peter Over Darwen was a chapel of ease built in the year 1828 and lay within the boundaries of the parish of Blackburn, being one of four chapels serving Over Darwen (as of 1864; see also Holy Trinity and St John the Evangelist).  
 
St Peter Over Darwen was a chapel of ease built in the year 1828 and lay within the boundaries of the parish of Blackburn, being one of four chapels serving Over Darwen (as of 1864; see also Holy Trinity and St John the Evangelist).  
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DARWEN, LOWER, a township, in the'''parish''' and union of Blackburn, Lower division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of Lancashire, 2¼ miles (S. S. E.) from BlackburnThe Wesleyan Methodists and Methodists of the New Connexion have places of worship here.<ref>Lesis, Samuel A.,[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50914#s21 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England''](1848), pp. 8-15.</ref> . <br>
  
 
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Over Darwen St Peter chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Blackburn St Mary, Lancashire|Blackburn]] to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:  
 
Over Darwen St Peter chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Blackburn St Mary, Lancashire|Blackburn]] 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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Revision as of 16:59, 25 July 2013

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Guide to Over Darwen St Peter, Lancashire family history and genealogy. Parish registers (baptism, christening, marriage, and burial records), civil registration (birth, marriage, and death records), census records, history, wills, cemetery, online transcriptions and indexes, an interactive map and websites.

Contents

Chapelry History

St Peter Over Darwen was a chapel of ease built in the year 1828 and lay within the boundaries of the parish of Blackburn, being one of four chapels serving Over Darwen (as of 1864; see also Holy Trinity and St John the Evangelist).

DARWEN, LOWER, a township, in theparish and union of Blackburn, Lower division of the hundred of Blackburn, N. division of Lancashire, 2¼ miles (S. S. E.) from BlackburnThe Wesleyan Methodists and Methodists of the New Connexion have places of worship here.[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.

Church records

Online Records

Church of England

Over Darwen St Peter chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Blackburn to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:

FS = FamilySearch.org
LOPC Lancashire Online Parish Clerk project
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk
LBMDLancashireBMD.org.uk
AC = Ancestry.co.uk
FREG = FreeReg


OVER DARWEN HOLY TRINITY (later known as ST PETER) Chapelry  (1829) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None None 1829-1857, 1861-1900
LOPC 1829-1890 1837-1882 1829-1834, 1857-1861
LBMD None None None
BLACKBURN ST MARY THE VIRGIN PARISH 
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1600-1910 1600-1704, 1720-1900 1720-1900
LOPC 1600-1611, 1614-1628, 1653-1848, 1854-1881 1600-1680, 1698-1705, 1722-1900 1651-1652, 1746-1900
LBMD 1837-1885 1837-1957 1837-1885
FMP None 1600-1705 None
AC 1600-1660 1600-1660 1600-1660


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Over Darwen St Peter and comprising the whole ancient parish of Blackburn to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the BLACKBURN 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 306892.

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. Lesis, Samuel A.,A Topographical Dictionary of England(1848), pp. 8-15.