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Guide to '''Tonge, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.
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Guide to '''Tonge, Lancashire ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.  
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{{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]
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| County = Lancashire
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| Hundred = Salford
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Bolton/ Bolton]
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| Registration District = Bolton
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| PRbegin = None
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| BTbegin = 1813
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| Province = York
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| Diocese = Manchester
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| Rural Deanery = Bolton le Moors
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
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| Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]
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== Chapelry History  ==
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=== Chapelry History  ===
  
"TONGE, a township, in the parish of [[Prestwich_St_Mary,_Lancashire|Prestwich-cum-Oldham]], union of Oldham, hundred of Salford, S. division of Lancashire, 5½ miles north by northeast&nbsp;from Manchester. The township adjoins Middleton, and forms a populous part of the environs of that town.&nbsp;Tonge, with Alkrington, forms an ecclesiastical district: the church, dedicated to St. Michael, was built in 1839."<ref>''[[A Topographical Dictionary of England]]'' by Samuel Lewis (1848), pp. 372-377.&amp;amp;nbsp;Adapted. Date accessed: 31 July 2010.</ref>  
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"Although now part of Bolton proper, Tonge was once a Township in the Parish of Bolton, being linked also with Haulgh. As its name implies it is located on the tongue of land between the River Tonge and Bradshaw Brook just above their confluence." <ref name="wdb">W. D. Billington, ''From Affetside to Yarrow: Bolton Place Names and Their History'' (1982).</ref>
  
== Resources  ==
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=== Resources  ===
  
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====
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Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>  
 
Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths [[Lancashire BMD]]<br>  
 
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==== Church Records ====
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=====Online Records=====
 
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*'''1538 - 1910''' {{RecordSearch|1465701|England, Lancashire, Parish Registers 1538-1910}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index
==== Church records ====
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*'''1603 - 1910''' {{RecordSearch|1788853|England, Lancashire, Cheshire, Yorkshire, Parish Registers, 1603-1910}} at [https://familysearch.org/search FamilySearch] — index and images
 
 
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==== Census records  ====
 
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{{British Census|306932}}  
 
{{British Census|306932}}  
 
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[[Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
 
[[Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union]]  
 
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
== Web sites ==
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== Websites ==
  
 
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{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}  
  
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Latest revision as of 12:32, 15 April 2017

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Guide to Tonge, Lancashire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Tonge, Lancashire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Salford
County Lancashire
Poor Law Union Bolton
Registration District Bolton
Records begin
Parish registers: None
Bishop's Transcripts: 1813
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Bolton le Moors
Diocese Manchester
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)
Location of Archive
Lancashire Record Office

Chapelry History

"Although now part of Bolton proper, Tonge was once a Township in the Parish of Bolton, being linked also with Haulgh. As its name implies it is located on the tongue of land between the River Tonge and Bradshaw Brook just above their confluence." [1]

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.

Online index of Lancashire Births, Marriages and Deaths Lancashire BMD

Church Records

Online Records

Census records

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 306932.


Poor Law Unions

Bolton, Lancashire Poor Law Union

Probate records

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.

Websites

References

  1. W. D. Billington, From Affetside to Yarrow: Bolton Place Names and Their History (1982).