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== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Walmsley, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
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See [[Turton, Lancashire|Turton]] Chapelry
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== Chapelry History  ==
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Christ Church, Walmsley, close by the Blackburn road, and very near to Turton, was built by the year 1789 as a '''chapel of ease''',&nbsp;and stood within the civil parish of Bolton le Moors. TURTON, a '''township and chapelry''', in the parish and union of Bolton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4½ miles (N.) from Bolton,on the road to Blackburns. This is a highly interesting locality,abounding in romantic scenery, and remarkable for it santiquity, its traditionary legends, and as being a seat of active industry. The chapelry includes the townships of Edgeworth, Entwisle, Quarlton, and part of Bradshaw. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51357#s14  ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 401-404.''] Date accessed: 01 October 2013.</ref>  
  
 
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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].  
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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>
  
 
==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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===== '''Online Records'''  =====
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'''<u>Church of England</u>'''
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Walmsley chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of [[Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire|Bolton le Moors St Peter]] 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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| bgcolor="#ffffff" align="left" colspan="6" | '''LOPC''' = [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/indexp.html Lancashire Online Parish Clerk]
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="4" | '''WALMSLEY&nbsp;CHRIST&nbsp;CHURCH&nbsp;Chapelry (1868) Indexes'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | <u>'''Baptisms'''</u>
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://familysearch.org '''1723-1730'''] (partial)<br>
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Bolton-le-Moors/index.html '''1868-1948''']
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Bolton-le-Moors/index.html '''1868-1965''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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! bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" colspan="6" scope="col" | '''<u>[[Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire|BOLTON&nbsp;Le MOORS&nbsp;ST&nbsp;PETER]]&nbsp;PARISH&nbsp;(1573)</u> Indexes '''''(ancient parish containing WALMSLEY&nbsp;CHRIST&nbsp;CHURCH&nbsp;Chapelry)''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" align="center" | '''<u>Baptisms</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" align="center" | '''<u>Burials</u>'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://familysearch.org '''1573-1660; 1713-1829''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LOPC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Bolton-le-Moors/Great-Bolton/stpeter/index.html '''1573-1660''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Bolton-le-Moors/Great-Bolton/stpeter/index.html '''1573-1660; 1813-1938''']
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | [http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/Bolton-le-Moors/Great-Bolton/stpeter/index.html '''1573-1660; 1712-1733; 1765-1801''']
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''LBMD'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/birthind.cgi?county=lancashire 1837-1886]'''
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/ 1837-1992]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | '''[http://www.lancashirebmd.org.uk/cgi/deathind.cgi?county=lancashire 1837-1886]'''
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" | '''AC'''
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| bgcolor="#66ffcc" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 '''1587-1660''']
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| bgcolor="#ccffff" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 '''1587-1660''']
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| bgcolor="#ffccff" | [http://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=5895 '''1587-1660''']
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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Walmsley and comprising the whole ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St Peter to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Bolton le Moors St Peter, Lancashire|BOLTON&nbsp;LE&nbsp;MOORS&nbsp;ST&nbsp;PETER]]&nbsp;PARISH page.
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{{British Census|306921}}
  
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==== Poor Law Unions  ====
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[[Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
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.  
  
== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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Revision as of 17:48, 1 October 2013

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Guide to Walmsley, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

See Turton Chapelry

Contents

Chapelry History

Christ Church, Walmsley, close by the Blackburn road, and very near to Turton, was built by the year 1789 as a chapel of ease, and stood within the civil parish of Bolton le Moors. TURTON, a township and chapelry, in the parish and union of Bolton, hundred of Salford, S. division of the county of Lancaster, 4½ miles (N.) from Bolton,on the road to Blackburns. This is a highly interesting locality,abounding in romantic scenery, and remarkable for it santiquity, its traditionary legends, and as being a seat of active industry. The chapelry includes the townships of Edgeworth, Entwisle, Quarlton, and part of Bradshaw. [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

Walmsley chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St Peter 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


WALMSLEY CHRIST CHURCH Chapelry (1868) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS None 1723-1730 (partial)
1817-1819, 1845-1847, 1871-1876
LOPC 1868-1949 1868-1948 1868-1965
LBMD None 1854-1992 None
BOLTON Le MOORS ST PETER PARISH (1573) Indexes (ancient parish containing WALMSLEY CHRIST CHURCH Chapelry)
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS  1573-1660; 1713-1829 1573-1837 None
LOPC 1573-1660 1573-1660; 1813-1938 1573-1660; 1712-1733; 1765-1801
LBMD 1837-1886 1837-1992 1837-1886
AC 1587-1660 1587-1660 1587-1660


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Walmsley and comprising the whole ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St Peter to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the BOLTON LE MOORS ST PETER 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 306921.


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.

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. 401-404. Date accessed: 01 October 2013.