Little Bolton All Saints, Lancashire Genealogy
Bolton.-- or Bolton-le-Moors, parish., mun. and parl. bor., and manufacturing town, SE. Lancashire, on river Croal, 11 miles NW. of Manchester and 194 miles NW. of London by rail.
All Saints Little Bolton or Bolton-le-Moors was a chapelry created in the year 1796 and lay within the civil parish boundaries of Bolton le Moors St Peter, which see.
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
Little Bolton All Saints chapelry's registers of christenings, marriages and burials, along with those of the ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St Peter 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|
|BOLTON Le MOORS (LITTLE BOLTON) ALL SAINTS Chapelry (1796) Indexes|
|LBMD||1837-1886 - part.||1857-1966|
|BOLTON Le MOORS ST PETER(ancient parish containing LITTLE BOLTON ALL SAINTS Chapelry)|
|LOPC||1573-1660||1573-1660; 1813-1938||1573-1660; 1712-1733; 1765-1801|
For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Little Bolton All Saints and comprising the whole ancient parish of Bolton le Moors St Peter to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the BOLTON LE MOORS ST PETER 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 306920.
- 1857: List of employees at Halliwell Bleachworks
- 1891-1899: List of Employees at Little Bolton Bleachworks
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.
- Bartholomew, John, Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1887.
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