Lindale, Lancashire Genealogy
Lindale St Paul Bell Hillwas created a chapel of ease by 1754 from, and lying within the boundaries of Cartmel, Lancashire ancient parish.
Lindale - traditionally Lindale in Cartmel - is a village in the south of Cumbria. It lies on the North-Eastern side of Morecambe Bay, England. It was part of Lancashire from 1182 to 1974.
The modern parish is in the Diocese of Carlisle.
"LINDALE, a chapelry , in the township of Upper Allithwaite, parish of Cartmel, union of Ulverston, hundred of Lonsdale north of the Sands, N. division of Lancashire, 10 miles west by south of Milnthorpe."
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.
Lancashire Online Parish Clerks
An extremely useful resource for research in Lancashire Parishes http://www.lan-opc.org.uk/
Church of England
Lindale chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Cartmel to which it is attached, have been mostly transcribed and are displayed online at the following web sites and ranges of years:
|FS = FamilySearch.org|
|LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk project|
|FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk|
|LBMD = LancashireBMD.org.uk|
|AC = Ancestry.co.uk|
|FREG = FreeReg|
|LINDALE ST PAUL Chapelry (1754) Indexes|
|CARTMEL ST MARY AND ST MICHAEL(ancient parish containing LINDALE Chapelry)|
|FS||1559-1724, 1832-1882||1559-1723, 1832-1880||1832-1882|
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Lindale and comprising the whole ancient parish of Cartmel to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the CARTMEL ST MARY PARISH page.
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 306914.
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
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
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- A Topographical Dictionary of England by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 87-95. Adapted. Date accessed: 01 July 2010.