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== Chapelry History  ==
 
== Chapelry History  ==
  
Ancoats, a suburb of Manchester Borough, was built as a '''district church''' in the year 1839. Manchester, parl. and mun. bor., city, and township, SE. Lancashire, is located on rivers Irk, Irwell, and Medlock, 31 miles E. of Liverpool and 186 miles NW. of London.<ref>Bartholomew, John,   [http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/24708  ''Gazetteer of British Isles''] (1887). Date accessed: 27 August 2013.</ref>  
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Ancoats, a suburb of Manchester Borough, was built as a '''district church''' in the year 1839. Manchester, parl. and mun. bor., city, and township, SE. Lancashire, is located on rivers Irk, Irwell, and Medlock, 31 miles E. of Liverpool and 186 miles NW. of London. All Souls' district church, in the early Norman style, with two turrets, was erected in Everystreet, Ancoats, in 1839.<ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51130#s28 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 221-247. Date accessed: 27 August 2013.</ref>  
  
 
== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==

Revision as of 21:15, 4 October 2013

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Guide to Ancoats All Souls, Lancashire family history and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Chapelry History

Ancoats, a suburb of Manchester Borough, was built as a district church in the year 1839. Manchester, parl. and mun. bor., city, and township, SE. Lancashire, is located on rivers Irk, Irwell, and Medlock, 31 miles E. of Liverpool and 186 miles NW. of London. All Souls' district church, in the early Norman style, with two turrets, was erected in Everystreet, Ancoats, in 1839.[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

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 428728.



Poor Law Unions

Manchester 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. 221-247. Date accessed: 27 August 2013.