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Openshaw, Lancashire Genealogy

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Guide to '''Openshaw, Lancashire family history and genealogy:''' chapelry register transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions| image = Openshaw St Barnabas contributor Bill Boaden.jpg| caption = | Type = [[Ecclesiastical Parish ]]| County = Lancashire| Hundred = Salford| Poor Law Union = Chorlton| Registration District = Chorlton| PRbegin = None| BTbegin = 1839| Province = York| Diocese = Manchester| Archdeaconry = | Archdeaconries = | Rural Deanery = Ashton Under Lyne| Parish = | Peculiar = | Chapelry = | Probate Court = Court of the Bishop of Chester (Episcopal Consistory)| Archdeaconry Court = | Bishops Court = | Prerogative Court = | Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]}}
[[Image:Openshaw St Barnabas contributor Bill Boaden.jpg|thumb|right|Openshaw St Barnabas contributor Bill Boaden.jpg]]  === Chapel History ===
OPENSHAW (St Barnabas), an ecclesiastical '''district with a chapel''', in the parish of [[Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys, Lancashire|Manchester Our Lady, St George and St Denys]], union of Chorlton, hundred of Salford, S. division of Lancashire, 3 miles east by south of Manchester, comprising the townships of Beswick, Bradford, and Openshawp. The church, dedicated to St. Barnabas, was erected in 1839. The '''Wesleyans''' and the '''New Connexion of Methodists''' have places of worship.<ref>Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=51193#s21 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 476-479. Adapted. Date accessed: 22 October 2013.</ref>
=== Resources ===
==== Civil Registration ====
A few online transcriptions for Openshaw St Barnabas (1839) and St Clements (1880) Chapelries exist, as well as those for the ancient parish of Manchester Our Lady, St George, and St Denys--to which these were attached. Links to online baptisms, marriages and burial registers are displayed below and located at the web sites indicated; note the&nbsp;ranges of years''':'''&nbsp;<br>
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
== Websites ==
{{expand section|any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.}}
== References ==
{{Reflist}} {{Lancashire}}
[[Category:Lancashire]]
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