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<br>__TOC__'''Part of this parish is in Lancashire. See also [[Burton_in_Kendal,_Lancashire|Burton in Kendal]], Lancashire.'''<br>
 
  
== Parish History  ==
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Guide to '''Burton in Kendal, Westmorland ancestry, family history, and genealogy:''' parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. Part of this parish is in Lancashire. See also [[Burton in Kendal, Lancashire|Burton in Kendal]], Lancashire. {{Infobox England Jurisdictions
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| Type = [[Ancient Parish]]
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| County = Lancashire
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| Hundred = Kendal; Lonsdale; Lonsdale [Lancashire]
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| Poor Law Union = [http://www.workhouses.org.uk/Kendal/ Kendal]
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| Registration District = Kendal
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| PRbegin = 1653
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| BTbegin = 1676
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| Province =
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| Diocese = Chester
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| Rural Deanery = Kendal
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| Probate Court = Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Kendal
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| Archdeaconry Court =
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| Archive = [[Lancashire Record Office]]
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=== Parish History  ===
  
== Resources  ==
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Burton in Kendal is an Ancient Parish mostly in Westmorland and partly in Lancashire.
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BURTON-IN-KENDAL (St. James), a '''parish''', partly in Lonsdale ward, and partly in Kendal ward, union of Kendal, county of Westmorland; and partly in the hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster; comprising the township of Dalton, in Lancashire, and the townships of Burton, Holme, Holmscale, and Preston-Patrick, in Westmorland. <ref>Samuel A. Lewis, [http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50847 ''A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848)''], pp. 448-452. Date accessed: 16 July 2012.</ref>
  
 
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==== Church records  ====
 
==== Church records  ====
  
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Burton in Kendal parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:
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| bgcolor="#ffffcc" align="center" scope="col" colspan="7" | '''Burton in Kendal Online Parish Records'''
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To find the names of the neighboring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851 Map]. In this site, search for the name of the parish, click on the location "pin", click Options and click List contiguous parishes.<br><br>
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Records are also available at the [https://www.cumbria.gov.uk/archives/archivecentres/kac.asp Kendal Archive Centre].<br><br>
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Because Burton in Kendal is partly in Lancashire, also look in Lancashire church records.
  
 
==== Census records  ====
 
==== Census records  ====
  
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{{British Census|464191}}
  
==== Probate records<br> ====
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==== Probate records<br> ====
  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Westmorland Probate Records|Westmorland Probate Records]] to find the name of the court having primary jurisdiction. Scroll down in the article to the section Court Jurisdictions by Parish.  
 
Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Westmorland Probate Records|Westmorland 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<br> ==
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== Maps and Gazetteers<br> ==
  
Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>  
  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]  
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
 
*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
  
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== Websites ==
  
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== References  ==
  
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{{Reflist}} {{Westmorland}}
  
[[Category:Westmorland]]
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[[Category:Westmorland_Parishes]]

Latest revision as of 14:12, 20 June 2019


Guide to Burton in Kendal, Westmorland ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records. Part of this parish is in Lancashire. See also Burton in Kendal, Lancashire.

Burton in Kendal, Westmorland
Type Ancient Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred [[Kendal; Lonsdale; Lonsdale [Lancashire], Lancashire|Kendal; Lonsdale; Lonsdale [Lancashire]]]
County Lancashire
Poor Law Union Kendal
Registration District Kendal
Records begin
Parish registers: 1653
Bishop's Transcripts: 1676
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Kendal
Diocese Chester
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Court of the Bishop (Consistory) of the Commissary of the Archdeaconry of Richmond Western Deaneries - Kendal
Location of Archive
Lancashire Record Office

Parish History[edit | edit source]

Burton in Kendal is an Ancient Parish mostly in Westmorland and partly in Lancashire.

BURTON-IN-KENDAL (St. James), a parish, partly in Lonsdale ward, and partly in Kendal ward, union of Kendal, county of Westmorland; and partly in the hundred of Lonsdale south of the Sands, N. division of the county of Lancaster; comprising the township of Dalton, in Lancashire, and the townships of Burton, Holme, Holmscale, and Preston-Patrick, in Westmorland. [1]

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.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Burton in Kendal parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

FS = FamilySearch - free
BOYD = England, Boyd's Marriage Indexes, 1538-1850 (FindMyPast) - free
JOIN = The Joiner Marriage Index - ($)
IGI = International Genealogical Index (FamilySearch) - free[2]
FS Catalog BTs = FamilySearch Catalog Bishop's transcripts - free
Burton in Kendal Online Parish Records
Baptisms
Marriages
Burials
Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
FS 1538-1975
1538-1973
1538-1991
BOYD

1538-1850


JOIN

1806-1837


IGI 1676-1808, 1808-1883
1676-1806, 1806-1841


FS Catalog BTs
1676-1889
1676-1889
1676-1889

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

Records are also available at the Kendal Archive Centre.

Because Burton in Kendal is partly in Lancashire, also look in Lancashire church records.

Census records[edit | edit source]

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.


Probate records
[edit | edit source]

Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to Westmorland 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
[edit | edit source]

Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.

Websites[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Samuel A. Lewis, A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 448-452. Date accessed: 16 July 2012.
  2. ArcherSoftware.co.uk

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