Walmsley, Lancashire

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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Christ Church, Walmsley, close by the Blackburn road, and very near to Turton, was built in 1839 as a chapel of ease and stood within the civil parish of Bolton le Moors.
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Christ Church, Walmsley, close by the Blackburn road, and very near to Turton, was built in 1839 as a district chapelry and stood within the civil parish of Bolton le Moors.
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 23:31, 24 March 2011

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See Turton Chapelry

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Chapelry History

Christ Church, Walmsley, close by the Blackburn road, and very near to Turton, was built in 1839 as a district chapelry and stood within the civil parish of Bolton le Moors.

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

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Census records

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http://www.1881pubs.com/ for details of public houses in the 1881 census

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

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Web sites

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