Healey, Lancashire Genealogy
Guide to Healey, Lancashire family history and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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 of England
Healey chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Rochdale 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|
|HEALEY CHRIST CHURCH CHAPELRY (1847) Indexes|
ROCHDALE ST CHAD(ancient parish containing HEALEY Chapelry)
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Healey and comprising the whole ancient parish of Rochdale to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the ROCHDALE ST CHAD PARISH page.
Healey- Christ Church
Banns-1850-1950- MFPR 2028
Baptisms-1847-1930- MFPR 2027
Baptisms-1930-1985- Archives L289
Burials-1850-1860- MFPR 2027
Burials-1860-1995- MFPR 2028
Marriages-1851-1951- MFPR 2027
Marriages-1951-1988- Archives L289
The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office
The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)
Parish registers for Healey, Lancashire, 1847-1995 Microfilm of original records formerly held at the Manchester Archives Central Library in Manchester, England.
Healey is a village and a chapelry in Spotland township, Rochdale parish.
Manchester Archives Central Library call nos.: L 289.
| Baptisms, 1847-1939. Marriages, 1851-1951. Burials, 1850-May 1860.
|| FHL BRITISH Film |
2356097 Items 4 - 10
| Burials, Dec. 1859-1995. Banns, 1850-1951.
|| VAULT BRITISH Film |
2356098 Items 1 - 6
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 306934.
Poor Law Unions
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
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- Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales (1872)