Miles Platting, Lancashire Genealogy
Chapelry History[edit | edit source]
MILES-PLATTING, a chapelry in Manchester parish, Lancashire, 1¼ mile ENE of Victoria station in Manchester. It consists of a suburb in Manchester city. A Wesleyan chapel, in the pointed style, with 700 sittings, was built in Oldham-road, in 1866.
Resources[edit | edit source]
Civil Registration[edit | edit source]
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[edit | edit source]
Miles Platting St Barnabas, St Luke and St John chapelries to some extent have online transcriptions, as well as those for the ancient parish of Manchester Our Lady, St George, and St Denys--to which they were attached.
Links to some online baptisms, marriages and burials registers are displayed below and located at the web sites indicated; note the ranges of years:
|LOPC = Lancashire Online Parish Clerk|
|FMP = FMP = findmypast|
|LBMD = Lancashire BMD|
|AC = Ancestry.co.uk|
|MILES PLATTING ST BARNABAS Chapelry (1844) Indexes|
|MILES PLATTING ST JOHN Chapelry (1854) Indexes|
|LOPC||None||See Miles Platting Ss Barnabas & Luke||None|
|MILES PLATTING ST LUKE Chapelry (1871) Indexes|
|FS||1871-1934 - part.||1876-1943 - part.||None|
MANCHESTER CATHEDRAL - OUR LADY, ST GEORGE AND ST DENYS (1573) Indexes
|LOPC||1573-1616;1777-1837||1573-1616;1782-1836 - part. yrs||1573-1616;1792-1836 - part. yrs|
To view a full list of (over 150) chapelries and district churches in the ancient parish of Manchester and their respective links to online transcriptions of their baptisms, marriages and burials, be sure to visit the MANCHESTER (CATHEDRAL) OUR LADY, ST GEORGE & ST DENYS page.
Original parish (chapelry) registers are housed at The Manchester Room and Greater Manchester County Record Office.
The Manchester Room@City Library (Local Studies)
Census records[edit | edit source]
Census records from 1841 to 1911 are available online. For access, see England Census. Census records from 1841 to 1891 are also available on film through a Family History Center or at the Family History Library.
Poor Law Unions[edit | edit source]
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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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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.
Websites[edit | edit source]
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any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above..
http://www.achurchnearyou.com/chorlton-cum-hardy-st-clement/ for information about the parish
References[edit | edit source]
- John Marius Wilson, Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales(1870)