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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|West Riding]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Cleckheaton  
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes, A-I]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|West Riding of Yorkshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Cleckheaton  
  
 
== Chapel History  ==
 
== Chapel History  ==
  
CLECKHEATON, or Clackheaton, a township, '''a chapelry''', and a sub-district, in Birstall parish, W. R. Yorkshire. Includes the '''hamlets of Scholes and Oakenshaw''', and part of '''Hartshead-Moor.''' An '''Independent chapel '''was erected in 1859. There are also '''Wesleyan''' and '''Free Methodist '''chapels. The sub-district contains the townships of '''Cleckheaton''', '''Hunswerth''', and '''Wike.'''
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CLECKHEATON, '''a township, in the parish of Birstal,''' union of Bradford, wapentake of Morley, W. riding of York, 9 miles (W.) from Leeds; containing 4299 inhabitants. <ref> Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50882#s6 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 626-632. Date accessed: 15 November 2013</ref>
  
John Marius Wilson, ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales'' (1870-72))
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CLECKHEATON, or Clackheaton, a township, '''a chapelry''', and a sub-district, in Birstall parish, W. R. Yorkshire. Includes the '''hamlets of Scholes and Oakenshaw''', and part of '''Hartshead-Moor.''' An '''Independent chapel '''was erected in 1859. There are also '''Wesleyan''' and '''Free Methodist '''chapels. The sub-district contains the townships of '''Cleckheaton''', '''Hunswerth''', and '''Wike.''' <ref>fckLRJohn Marius Wilson, ''[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/place/930 Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales]'' (1870-72) </ref>  
 
 
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== Resources  ==
 
== Resources  ==
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This ancient [[England Church Records|parish]] (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in date.  
 
This ancient [[England Church Records|parish]] (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in date.  
  
Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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.
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Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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  ====
  
a.&nbsp; {{British Census|1009489}}
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==== Probate records  ====
 
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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
 
== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
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== References ==
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[[Category:Yorkshire]] [[Category:West_Riding_of_Yorkshire_Parishes]]
 
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Revision as of 20:45, 15 November 2013

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Chapel History

CLECKHEATON, a township, in the parish of Birstal, union of Bradford, wapentake of Morley, W. riding of York, 9 miles (W.) from Leeds; containing 4299 inhabitants. [1]

CLECKHEATON, or Clackheaton, a township, a chapelry, and a sub-district, in Birstall parish, W. R. Yorkshire. Includes the hamlets of Scholes and Oakenshaw, and part of Hartshead-Moor. An Independent chapel was erected in 1859. There are also Wesleyan and Free Methodist chapels. The sub-district contains the townships of Cleckheaton, Hunswerth, and Wike. [2]

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.

Church records

Online Records

Online data content from chapelry registers of Cleckheaton exists at some of the following websites and for the specified ranges of years:

AO = Archive.org
FS = FamilySearch.org
ANC = ancestory.co.uk (£)
HATH = HathiTrust.org
JMI = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
 CLECKHEATON CHAPELRY (1743) Online Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1743-1898

1847-1889

1820-1902

JMI None

None

None

ANC (£)





HATH None

None

None

AO None

None

None


For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Birstall to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the BIRSTALL PARISH page.


To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813. Church of England records began in date.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist 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

a. 

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 1009489.


Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Yorkshire 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. 626-632. Date accessed: 15 November 2013
  2. fckLRJohn Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1870-72)