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CITY / TOWN / VILLAGE Parish Diocese Arch-deaconry Deanery Liv-ing Pec-uliar Dwellings (based on 1801 census) Original Document First and last years Printed or Manuscript (Transcripts / Extracts)
Accrington § St James Chester Chester Blackburn O   502    
Admarsh § St Eadmer Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Ainsworth Christ Church Chester Chester Mauncestre O   211    
Aldingham St Cuthbert Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel R / V   114    
Altcar St Michael Chester Chester Warrington C   68    
Altham § St James Chester Chester Blackburn O   54 X  
Ancoates St James the Less Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Ardwick St Thomas Chester Chester Mauncestre O   318 1875-1830  
Arkhome § with Cawood St John the Baptist Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale O   58    
Ashton in Makerfield § St Thomas Chester Chester Warrington O   647    
Ashton under Lyne St Michael Chester Chester Mauncestre O   2891 1640-1689  
Ashton under Lyne St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Ashton under Lyne St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre R        
Ashworth § St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O   48    
Astley § St Stephen Chester Chester Warrington O   270    
Astley Bridge St Paul Chester Chester Warrington O     X  
Atherton § St John the Baptist Chester Chester Warrington O   654 1691-1836  
Aughton St Michael Chester Chester Warrington R   153 X  
Aughton § St George Chester Richmond Kendal O   19    
Bacup St John the Evangelist Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Balderstone § St Leonard Chester Chester Blackburn O   107    
Barton St Lawrence Chester Richmond Amounderness O   1051 X  
Becconsall § All Saints Chester Chester Leiland O        
Berwick § Chapel of ease Chester Richmond Kendal O        
Bickerstaffe Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington O   149 X  
Billinge § St Aiden Chester Chester Warrington O   220 1771-1850  
Billington § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Blackburn O   134    
Birch in Rusholme § St David Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Birkdale St James Chester Chester Warrington O     X  
Bispham All Hallows Chester Richmond Amounderness C        
Blackburn St John Chester Chester Blackburn O   2339    
Blackburn St Mary Chester Chester Blackburn V     X  
Blackburn St Paul Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Blackburn St Peter Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Blackley § St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O   364 1735-1850  
Blackpool St John Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Blackrod § St Katherine Chester Chester Mauncestre O   293 X  
Blawith § St John the Baptist Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   31 X  
Bolton le Moors (Little Bolton ) St George Chester Chester Mauncestre V   932 X  
Bolton le Moors (Great Bolton ) St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre V   2454 1763-1804  
Bolton le Sands St Michael Chester Richmond Kendal V   98 X  
Bootle St Mary Chester Chester Warrington O   84    
Borwick St Mary Chester Richmond Kendal O   37    
Bradshaw § St Maxentius Chester Chester Mauncestre O   71 X  
Bretherton   Chester Chester Leiland R / V   184 X  
Brindle St James Chester Chester Leiland R   174    
Broughton § St Mary Magdalen Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O X 215 X  
Broughton East § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Mauncestre O   94    
Broughton West § St John the Baptist Chester Lancaster Amounderness O   66    
Burnley § St Peter Chester Chester Blackburn O   682 X 1758-1780
Burscough St John Chester Chester Warrington O   226 X  
Burton Wood § (records at Chester and Cheshire Archives) St Michael Chester Chester Warrington O   119 X  
Bury St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre R   1341    
Bury St John Chester Chester Mauncestre O     1770  
Cartmel St Mary Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel C   136 X 1599-1759
Cartmel Fell § St Anthony Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   51    
Castle § church demolished Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Caton with Littledale § St Paul Chester Richmond Amounderness O   214 X  
Chatburn   Chester Chester Blackburn V X   X  
Cheetham St John the Evangelist Chester Chester Mauncestre O   135    
Childwall All Saints Chester Chester Warrington V   23 X  
Chipping St Bartholomew Chester Richmond Amounderness R / V   160    
Chobent § St Peter Chester Chester Warrington O        
Chorley All Saints Chester Chester Leiland O   840 X  
Chorley St George Chester Chester Leiland O        
Chorley St Laurence Chester Chester Leiland O        
Chorley § St Peter Chester Chester Leiland O        
Chorlton cum Hardy § St Clement Chester Chester Mauncestre O   85    
Chorlton on Medlock § All Saints Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Church Coniston § St Andrew Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   82 X  
Church Kirk § St James Chester Chester Blackburn O   44 X  
Claughton St Chadd Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale R   143 X  
Clayton-le-Moors   Chester Chester Blackburn V X   X  
Clitheroe § St Michael Chester Chester Blackburn O   283 X  
Clitheroe Castle § Chapel of ease (demolished) Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Cockerham St Michael Chester Richmond Amounderness V   128 X  
Cockey § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Colne § St Bartholomew Chester Chester Blackburn O   768 X  
Colton § Holy Trinity Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   86 X  
Copp St Anne Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Coppull § no dedication Chester Chester Leiland O   146    
Croft with Southworth Christ Church Chester Chester Warrington O        
Croston St Michael Chester Chester Leiland R / V   184 X  
Crostwaite § St Mary Magdalen Chester Richmond Kendal O        
Dalton in Furness St Mary Virgin Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel V   56 X  
Darcy Lever St Stephen Chester Chester Mauncestre O   105 X  
Deane St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre V        
Dendron § St Matthew Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Denton § St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O   234 X 1690
Didsbury § St John Chester Chester Mauncestre O   116 1700-1850  
Douglas § St Peter Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Downham § St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre V   76 X  
Eccles St Mary Chester Chester Leiland R        
Eccleston St Mary the Virgin Chester Chester Mauncestre O   239 X  
Edenfield § St Jude Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Edingfield § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Edge Hill St Stephen Chester Chester Warrington C        
Edge Hill St Timothy Chester Chester Warrington C        
Edge Hill St Mary Chester Chester Warrington C        
Edge Hill unknown Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Edingfield St Mary Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Egton cum Newland St John the Evangelist Chester Richmond Amounderness O   145 X  
Ellel § St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O   210 X  
Ellenbrook § no dedication Chester Chester Leiland O        
Euxton St George Chester Chester Warrington O   151    
Euxton § Chapel of ease (destroyed) Chester Chester Leiland O        
Everton St George (1814) Chester Chester Warrington O   89    
Farnworth § (records at Chester and Cheshire Archives) St Wilfrid Chester Chester Warrington O   260 X  
Fenniscowles   Chester Chester Blackburn V     X  
Field Broughton St Peter Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Finsthwaite St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre C        
Flixton St Michael Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   198   1708-1724
Flookburgh § St John the Baptist Chester Chester Warrington O        
Formby § St Peter Chester Richmond Amounderness V   194 X  
Garstang St Helen Chester Richmond Amounderness C   62    
Garstang § Chapel of ease (Chapel in the town) Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Garstang Churchtown St Thomas Chester Chester Warrington O     X  
Garston § St Michael Chester Chester Blackburn O   80    
Goodshaw § St Mary & All Saints Chester Richmond Amounderness O     X  
Goosnargh § St Mary Chester Richmond Amounderness O   246 X  
Gorton § St James Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   202    
Graithwaite § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Warrington O        
Great Crosby § St Michael Chester Chester Blackburn O   86    
Great Harwood § St Bartholomew Chester Chester Warrington O   292 X  
Great Sankey St Mary Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Gressingham § St John the Evangelist Chester Richmond Amounderness O   38    
Grimsargh § St Michael Chester Chester Warrington O   48    
Haigh St David Chester Chester Warrington O   118 X  
Hale § (records at Chester and Cheshire Archives) St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O   108    
Halliwell St Peter Chester Chester Warrington R   258   1657-1683
Halsall St Cuthbert Chester Richmond Kendal R   128 X  
Halton St Wilfrid Chester Richmond Amounderness O X      
Hambleton § Blessed Virgin Mary Chester Richmond Amounderness O   66    
Haslingden § St James Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   755 X  
Haverthwaite St Anne Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   123 X  
Hawkshead St Michael Chester Chester Leiland O   152 X 1720-1748
Heapey § St Barnabas Chester Chester Mauncestre O   53    
Heaton § St Thomas Apostle Chester Chester Mauncestre O   246    
Heaton Norris § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Warrington O   422 X  
Hesketh with Becconsall All Saints Chester Richmond Kendal R   71    
Heysham St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O   77 X  
Heywood § St James Chester Chester Warrington O        
Hindley § All Saints (1651) Chester Chester Leiland O   432 X  
Hoghton Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington O   220 X  
Holland § St Thomas Becket Chester Chester Mauncestre O   91    
Holcombe § Emmanuel Chester Chester Warrington O        
Hollinfare § St Helen Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Hollinwood St Margaret Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Holme § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Holme in Cliviger St John Chester Chester Leiland R        
Hoole Holy Trinity Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale O   118 X  
Hornby § St Margaret Chester Chester Mauncestre O   86 X  
Horwich § Holy Trinity Chester Chester Mauncestre O   253 X  
Horwich St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Hundersfield Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington V   1873 X  
Huyton St Michael Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Ireleth St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Kearsley St Stephen Chester Chester Warrington O   193 X  
Kirkby § St Chadd Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel V   124    
Kirkby Ireleth § St Cuthbert Chester Richmond Amounderness V X 201    
Kirkham St Michael Chester Richmond Amounderness O   345 X  
Lancaster St Anne Chester Richmond Amounderness O   1598    
Lancaster St John Chester Richmond Amounderness V        
Lancaster St Mary Chester Chester Blackburn O     X 1750-1825
Langho § St Leonard Chester Chester Warrington O        
Latchford St James Chester Chester Warrington O        
Lathom St John Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale O   434    
Leck St Peter Chester Chester Warrington V   38    
Leigh St Mary Chester Chester Leiland V        
Leyland St Andrew Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   391 X  
Lindale § St Paul Chester Chester Mauncestre O   85 X  
Little Hulton St John the Baptist Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Little Lever St Matthew Chester Chester Blackburn O   228 X  
Little Lever St Paul Chester Chester Blackburn O   73    
Little Marsden St Matthew Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Littleborough Holy Trinity Chester Chester Mauncestre O     X 1621
Littleborough § St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Liverpool St Andrew Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Anne Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Bride Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Catherine Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St David Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St George (1732) Chester Chester Warrington R   1889    
Liverpool St John Chester Chester Warrington O   1545    
Liverpool St Luke Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Mark Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Martin in the Fields Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Matthew Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Matthias Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Michael Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool (old church) St Nicholas Chester Chester Warrington R   3683   1828-1830
Liverpool St Paul Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Peter (1704) Chester Chester Warrington R   1713    
Liverpool St Philip Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Stephen Chester Chester Warrington O        
Liverpool St Thomas (1750) Chester Chester Warrington R   2616    
Longridge § St Lawrence Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Longsight (Manchester) St. John the Apostle and Evangelist Chester Chester Leiland O     1847-1850  
Longton § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Leiland O   182    
Lower Darwen § St James Chester Chester Blackburn O   573 X  
Lowick § St Luke Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   54    
Lowton § St Luke Chester Chester Warrington O   273 1786-1788  
Lund § Chapel of ease Chester Richmond Amounderness O     X  
Lydgate, Oldham St Anne Chester Chester Warrington V     1820-1849  
Lytham St Cuthbert Chester Richmond Amounderness C   92 X  
Maghull § St Andrew Chester Chester Warrington O   89    
Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys Chester Chester Mauncestre O   10343   1664-1710
Manchester St Barnabas Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Manchester St Clement Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Manchester St George Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Manchester St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Manchester St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Manchester St Matthew, Campfield Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Marsden § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Marton St Paul Chester Chester Blackburn O   173    
Mawdesley with Bisham St Paul Chester Chester Leiland O   119 X  
Melling § Holy Rood Chester Chester Warrington O   30    
Melling in Lonsdale St Peter Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale V   66 X  
Mellor St Peter Chester Chester Blackburn O   225    
Middle Hulton St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O     1773-1782  
Middleton St Andrew Chester Chester Mauncestre R / V   26 X  
Middleton St Leonard Chester Chester Mauncestre O   164   1650-1779
Milnrow § St James Chester Chester Blackburn O     X  
Mitton § (in Great Mitton, Yorkshire) All Hallows York York Craven O     X  
Mossley St George Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Much Woolton St Peter Chester Chester Warrington O   78    
Newchurch § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Warrington O   793    
Newchurch in Pendle § St Mary Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Newchurch in Rossendale § St Nicholas (formerly Holy Trinity) Chester Chester Blackburn O        
Newton § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Mauncestre O   54    
Newton in Makerfield § St Peter Chester Chester Warrington O   213 1845-1850  
North Meols (records at Chester and Chestire Archives) St Cuthbert Chester Chester Warrington R   327 X  
Oldham St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O   1212 X  
Oldham § St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Oldham SS Peter & Paul Chester Chester Mauncestre O       1768-1850
Openshaw (Manchester) St Anne (1712) (St Barnabas?) Chester Chester Mauncestre O     1838-1850  
Ormskirk St Peter and St Paul Chester Chester Warrington O   583 1761-1768 1661-1800
Over Darwen St Cuthbert Chester Chester Blackburn O   268    
Over Kellet § Chapel of ease Chester Richmond Kendal O     X  
Over Wyresdale St Helen Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Overton § St Leonard Chester Richmond Amounderness O   69    
Padiham § St Paul Chester Chester Blackburn O   382 X  
Peel St Thomas Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Pendleton St Michael Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   558 X  
Pennington St Michael Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   368 1704-1816  
Penwortham St John the Baptist Chester Chester Leiland C   180 X  
Pilling § St Chadd Chester Richmond Amounderness O   118 X  
Poulton le Fylde St Mary Chester Richmond Amounderness V   191    
Prescot Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington V   708 X 1523-1663
Preston Christ Church Chester Richmond Amounderness V     X  
Preston § St George Chester Richmond Amounderness V        
Preston St Paul Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Preston St Peter Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Preston St Wilfrid / St John Chester Richmond Amounderness O     X  
Preston St Mary Chester Richmond Amounderness V   2169 X 1749-1815
Prestwich St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre R     X  
Prestwich St Thomas Chester Chester Mauncestre O   308 X 1647-1850
Radcliffe All Saints Chester Chester Mauncestre R   457    
Radcliffe St Mary Chester Chester Warrington O     X  
Rainford § St Michael Chester Chester Warrington O   232    
Rampside § St Nicholas Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Ribby cum Wrea § St Wilfrid Chester Richmond Amounderness O   59 X  
Ribchester with Stidd Holy Trinity Chester Richmond Amounderness R / V   232 X  
Ringley § no dedication Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Rivington St Chadd Chester Chester Mauncestre O   101 X  
Rochdale St Paul Chester Chester Mauncestre V       1642-1829
Royton St Paul Chester Chester Mauncestre O   390   1806-1833
Royton St Mary Chester Chester Leiland O        
Rufford § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Leiland O   151 X  
Rumworth § Chapel of ease Chester Chester Mauncestre O   129 X  
Rusland St Peter Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O     X  
Sabden (Heyhouses)   Chester Chester Blackburn V X   X  
Salesbury Christ Church Chester Chester Blackburn O   41 X  
Salford § Holy Trinity Chester Chester Mauncestre O   2204 1821-1850  
Salford St Philip Chester Chester Mauncestre O     X  
Salford St Stephen Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Salford St Leonard Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Samlesbury § All Saints Chester Chester Blackburn O   255    
Satterthwaite § St Mark Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   56    
Scarisbrick St Thomas Chester Chester Warrington O   192    
Seaforth Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington O        
Seathwaite § St Helens Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O X      
Sefton Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington R   75 X  
Shaw § St James Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Shireshead § St John Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Silverdale § St Anne Chester Richmond Kendal O   35    
Singleton St Paul Chester Richmond Amounderness O   61    
Skelmersdale St Luke Chester Chester Warrington O   70    
Skerton Christ Church Chester Richmond Amounderness O   245    
Southport St Helen Chester Chester Warrington O        
St Helens § St Helen Chester Chester Warrington O     X  
St Lawrence § Chapel of ease Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
St Michael on Wyre St Michael Chester Richmond Amounderness V     X  
Stalmine § with Staynall St James Chester Richmond Amounderness O   94    
Stalybridge Old St George Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Stalybridge New St George Chester Chester Mauncestre O     X  
Stand All Saints Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Standish St Wilfrid Chester Chester Leiland R   309 X  
Staveley § St James Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   51    
Stretford § St Matthew Chester Chester Mauncestre O   273 X 1717-1837
Stydd § St Saviour Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Swinton St Peter Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Tarleton Holy Trinity Chester Chester Leiland O   171 X  
Tarleton § St Mary (1719) Chester Chester Leiland O        
Tatham St James Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale R / V   80    
Tatham Fells § Good Shepherd Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale O   74 X  
Tinsthwaite § St Peter (1725) Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O        
Tockholes § St Michael Chester Chester Blackburn O   127    
Todmorden § Christ Church (formerly St Mary) Chester Chester Mauncestre O   346 X  
Tonge with Alkrington (Greater Manchester) St. Michael Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   125 X  
Torver St Ann Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   41 X  
Tottington St John the Baptist Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Tunstall St Bartholomew Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale V   22    
Turton § St Ann (St Bartholomew?) Chester Chester Mauncestre O   140 X  
Turton St John Chester Chester Warrington O        
Tyldesley cum Shakerley § St Mary Chester Chester Leiland O   478    
Ulverston St George Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O   607 X 1724-1773
Unsworth § St Thomas Martyr Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Upholland St Michael Chester Chester Mauncestre O   470 X  
Urswick Christ Church Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel V   139 X  
Walmersley § St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O   258    
Walney § St Leonard Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O     X  
Walton le Dale § St Mary Chester Chester Blackburn O   636 X  
Walton on the Hill Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington R   114   1627-1666
Warrington St Helens Chester Chester Warrington O   2258    
Warrington § Holy Trinity Chester Chester Warrington R        
Warton St Paul Chester Richmond Kendal R   72 X  
Warton § Holy Trinity Chester Richmond Amounderness O   84    
Wavertree St Mary Chester Chester Warrington O   134    
West Derby § St Mary Chester Chester Warrington O   445    
West Houghton § St Mary Chester Chester Mauncestre O   566 X  
West Houghton St Bartholomew Chester Chester Blackburn V        
Whalley All Saints Chester Chester Blackburn V X   X  
WhiteChapel § St Michael Chester Richmond Amounderness O        
Whitewell § St Michael Chester Chester Blackburn O X      
Whittington St John the Evangelist Chester Richmond Kirkby Lonsdale R   85    
Whittle le Woods St Bartholomew Chester Chester Leiland O   216    
Whitworth § St Bartholomew Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Whitworth All Saints Chester Chester Warrington R        
Wigan § All Saints Chester Chester Warrington O   2177 1651-1833 1662-1694
Wigan St Oswald Chester Chester Mauncestre O        
Winwick St Oswald Chester Chester Warrington R   96 X  
Witton (Blackburn) St Mark                
Woodland § St John the Evangelist Chester Richmond Furness & Cartmel O X   X  
Woodplumpton § St Anne Chester Richmond Amounderness O   239    
Wray with Botton   Chester Chester Blackburn O     X  
Wyresdale § Christ Church Chester Richmond Amounderness O   240