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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|West Riding]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Badsworth  
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[West Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|West Riding]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Badsworth  
  
 
== Parish History  ==
 
== Parish History  ==
  
BADSWORTH, a township and a '''parish''' in Hems worth district, W. R. Yorkshire. The township lies 5 miles S of Pontefract r. station, and has a post office under Pontefract. Acres, 1,529. Real property, £2,073. Pop., 219. Houses, 44. The parish includes also the townships of Upton and Thorpe-Audlin. Acres, 3,815. Real property, £5,915. Pop., 744. Houses, 158. The property is divided among a few. Badsworth Hall is a chief residence. The living is a rectory in the diocese of York. Value, £596.* Patron, the Earl of Derby; T he church is later English. There are three '''Methodist''' chapels, a national school, and charities £47.  
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BADSWORTH, a township and a '''parish''' in Hems worth district, West Riding, Yorkshire.&nbsp;Other places in the parish include '''Upton''', '''Thorpe-Audlin''', '''Thorpe Audlin with Wentbridge''', and '''Wentbridge'''.&nbsp;Other churches include '''Primitive''' '''Methodist''' and '''Wesleyan Methodists'''.<ref>Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England &amp; Wales, publ. London &amp; Edinburgh: 1870; see at http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions</ref><ref>http://maps.familysearch.org/</ref>
  
From: John Marius Wilson, ''Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales ''(1870-72)
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== &nbsp;<br>Resources ==
 
 
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==== Civil Registration  ====
 
==== Civil Registration  ====

Revision as of 15:51, 27 December 2011

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Parish History

BADSWORTH, a township and a parish in Hems worth district, West Riding, Yorkshire. Other places in the parish include Upton, Thorpe-Audlin, Thorpe Audlin with Wentbridge, and Wentbridge. Other churches include Primitive Methodist and Wesleyan Methodists.[1][2]

 
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.

Church records

To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use England Jurisdictions 1851. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.

This ancient parish (AP) was created before 1813.  Church of England records began in 1538.

Contributor: Include here information for parish registers, Bishop’s Transcripts, nonconformist and other types of church records, such as parish chest records. Add the contact information for the office holding the original records. Add links to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Census records

Contributor: Include an overview if there is any unique information, such as the census for X year was destroyed. Add a link to online sites for indexes and/or images. Also add a link to the Family History Library Catalog showing the film numbers in their collection.

Probate records

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Yorkshire 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.

Web sites

Contributor: Add any relevant sites that aren’t mentioned above.
  1. Wilson, John M., Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales, publ. London & Edinburgh: 1870; see at http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/descriptions
  2. http://maps.familysearch.org/