Bilsborrow St Hilda, Lancashire Genealogy

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Introduction

Bilsborrow is a village on the A6 road and the Lancaster Canal, in the Wyre District, in the English county of Lancashire. It is approximately 2 miles (3.2 km) south-west of Myerscough. The two villages form the civil parish of Myerscough and Bilsborrow.

Parish History

Bilsborrow St Hilda is an Ecclesiatical parish created in 1927 from Garstang, Lancashire Ancient Parish.

BILSBORROW, a township in Garstang parish, Lancashire; 4½ miles SE of Garstang. Acres, 842. Real property, £1,455. Pop., 176. Houses, 37. There are a Wesleyan chapel, and an endowed school with £48 a year.
John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)

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Resources

Civil registration

Events post 1837 may be search online Free BMD

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/

Parish Records


Census

Poor Law Unions

Garstang Poor Law Union, Lancashire

Websites