Yate and Pickup Bank, Lancashire

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Guide to '''Yate and Pickup Banks, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Guide to '''Yate and Pickup Banks, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
  
 
== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
YATE, with Pick-up-Bank, a township, in the parochial chapelry of Church, parish of [[Whalley,_Lancashire|Whalley]], union, and Higher division of the hundred, of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles (S. E.) from Blackburn. This is a small township, lying east of the high road from Blackburn to Bury, and chiefiy inhabited by weavers. The house called Hoddlesden Hall, a large plain venerable building, was probably the residence of the Hoddlestons of former ages. Yate and Pickup Bank was created an '''extra-parochial place''', and exempt from parish or civil jurisdiction. To find information about ancestry from this place, be certain to search in the registers of surrounding parishes and chapelries.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51436#s30 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 707-716.</ref>  
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YATE, with Pick-up-Bank, a township, in the parochial chapelry of Church, parish of [[Whalley, Lancashire|Whalley]], union, and Higher division of the hundred, of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles (S. E.) from Blackburn. This is a small township, lying east of the high road from Blackburn to Bury, and chiefiy inhabited by weavers. The house called Hoddlesden Hall, a large plain venerable building, was probably the residence of the Hoddlestons of former ages. Yate and Pickup Bank was created an '''extra-parochial place''', and exempt from parish or civil jurisdiction. To find information about ancestry from this place, be certain to search in the registers of surrounding parishes and chapelries.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51436#s30 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 707-716.Accessed 23 September 2013</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

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

Contents

Chapelry History

YATE, with Pick-up-Bank, a township, in the parochial chapelry of Church, parish of Whalley, union, and Higher division of the hundred, of Blackburn, N. division of the county of Lancaster, 4 miles (S. E.) from Blackburn. This is a small township, lying east of the high road from Blackburn to Bury, and chiefiy inhabited by weavers. The house called Hoddlesden Hall, a large plain venerable building, was probably the residence of the Hoddlestons of former ages. Yate and Pickup Bank was created an extra-parochial place, and exempt from parish or civil jurisdiction. To find information about ancestry from this place, be certain to search in the registers of surrounding parishes and chapelries.[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

Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection

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 306899.


Poor Law Unions

Lancaster 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. 707-716.Accessed 23 September 2013