Yealand Conyers, Lancashire

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Guide to '''Yealand Conyers, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
  
 
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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
YEALAND-CONYERS (St Mary), a township with a '''chapel''', in the parish of [[Warton (near Lancaster), Lancashire]], union of Lancaster, hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of Lancashire, 2¼ miles west by southwest from Burton-in-Kendal. The church, dedicated to St. John, was built in 1838, and a district has been assigned to it comprising all Yealand. Other places in the parish include: Yealand Redmayne. Yealand Redmayne is a village and civil parish in the English county of Lancashire. It is in the City of Lancaster district. The civil parish also includes Slack Head. It is north of Lancaster and near the county border. The '''Society of Friends''' have a place of worship; and there is a '''Roman Catholic''' chapel.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' (1848), pp. 716-719. Adapted. Date accessed: 03 August 2010.</ref>  
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YEALAND-CONYERS, a '''township''', in the parish of Warton, union of Lancaster, hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of Lancashire, 2¼miles (W. S. W.) from Burton-in-Kendal.The Society of Friends have a place of worship, with a school attached; and there is a Roman Catholic chapel. <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., [http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51437#s3 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 716-719.'']Date accessed: 24 September 2013.</ref>
  
 
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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.  
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==== Taxation  ====
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*'''1665-1667''' - Lancashire Hearth Tax: Lonsdale Hundred, Yealand Conyers. [http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/e179/default.asp E 179/132/352], The National Archives. Microfilm: {{FHL|988765|item|disp=FHL Film 2228692}}.
  
 
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Guide to Yealand Conyers, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

St Mary's Church, Yealand Conyers Lancashire.jpg

Contents

Chapelry History

YEALAND-CONYERS, a township, in the parish of Warton, union of Lancaster, hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of Lancashire, 2¼miles (W. S. W.) from Burton-in-Kendal.The Society of Friends have a place of worship, with a school attached; and there is a Roman Catholic chapel. [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

Online Records

Church of England

Yealand chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Warton 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


YEALAND-CONYERS ST JOHN Chapelry  (1858) Indexes

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1858-1909 1740-1760, 1793-1835 (partial) 1745,1755, 1764-1804, 1809-1815
LOPC 1858-1922 1867-1920 None
LBMD None 1867-2001 None
WARTON ST OSWALD PARISH (1568) Indexes (ancient parish containing YEALAND Chapelry)

Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1568-1903 1570-1838 None
LOPC 1568-1924 1569-1647, 1653-1903 1568-1920
LBMD 1837-1919 1837-1988 1837-1919
FMP None 1571-1837 None
AC 1568-1812 1568-1812 1568-1812
FREG 1871-1903 1824-1845 1813-1900, 1914-1920


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Yealand and comprising the whole ancient parish of Warton to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the WARTON 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 306916.


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.

Taxation

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. 716-719.Date accessed: 24 September 2013.