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=== Chapel History  ===
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CHAPEL-ALLERTON, or Chapeltown, '''a chapelry, in the parish of St. Peter,''' liberty of Leeds, W. riding of York, 2 miles (N. by E.) from Leeds, on the road to Harrogate; comprehending the '''villages of Chapeltown''', '''Meanwood''', '''Gledhow''', and '''Moor-Allerton;''' and containing 2580 inhabitants. '''There is a place of worship for a congregation of Wesleyans.'''<ref> Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50865#s13A Topographical Dictionary of England]''(1848).  Date accessed: 14 December 2013.</ref>  
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CHAPEL ALLERTON, or Chapeltown, a '''chapelry''', in the parish of St. Peter, liberty of Leeds, West Riding of York, 2 miles N by E from Leeds, on the road to Harrogate; comprehending the villages of Chapeltown, Meanwood, Gledhow, and Moor Allerton; and containing 2580 inhabitants. There is a place of worship for a congregation of '''Wesleyans.'''<ref> Samuel A. Lewis, ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50865#s13A Topographical Dictionary of England]''(1848).  Date accessed: 14 December 2013.</ref>
  
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{{PAGENAME}} parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:  
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<br> For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Leeds to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Leeds, Yorkshire|<u>LEEDS PARISH</u>]] page.  
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For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Leeds to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the [[Leeds, Yorkshire|<u>LEEDS PARISH</u>]] page.  
  
<br> To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.
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To find the names of the neighbouring parishes, use [http://maps.familysearch.org/ 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.
  
 
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Yorkshire Probate Records|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.  
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Records of wills, administrations, inventories, indexes, etc. were filed by the court with jurisdiction over this parish. Go to [[Yorkshire Probate Records|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 and Gazetteers  ==

Latest revision as of 13:06, 26 October 2019

Guide to Chapel Allerton, Yorkshire ancestry, family history, and genealogy: parish registers, transcripts, census records, birth records, marriage records, and death records.

Chapel Allerton, Yorkshire
Type Ecclesiastical Parish
Civil Jurisdictions
Hundred Leeds Borough
County Yorkshire
Poor Law Union Carlton Gilbert Union
Registration District Hunslet
Records begin
Parish registers: 1789
Bishop's Transcripts: 1813
Ecclesiastical Jurisdictions
Rural Deanery Pontefract
Diocese Pre-1836 - York; Post-1835 - Ripon
Province York
Legal Jurisdictions
Probate Court Exchequer and Prerogative Courts of the Archbishop of York
Location of Archive
Yorkshire Record Office


Parish History[edit | edit source]

CHAPEL ALLERTON, or Chapeltown, a chapelry, in the parish of St. Peter, liberty of Leeds, West Riding of York, 2 miles N by E from Leeds, on the road to Harrogate; comprehending the villages of Chapeltown, Meanwood, Gledhow, and Moor Allerton; and containing 2580 inhabitants. There is a place of worship for a congregation of Wesleyans.[1]

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.

Church records[edit | edit source]

Chapel Allerton parish registers of christenings, marriages and burials are available online for the following years:

AC = Ancestry - (£)[2][3][4]
FS = FamilySearch.org
Chapel Allerton (1724) Online Parish Records

Baptisms
Marriages
Burials

Indexes Images Indexes Images Indexes Images
AC 1789-1809 1789-1809 1789-1809 1789-1809 1789-1809 1789-1809
AC 1879-1910 1879-1910 1887-1935 1887-1935
FS 1724-1837

1725-1848

None

For a full list of all those chapels surrounding Warrington-Padgate Christ Church and comprising the whole ancient parish of Leeds to which it was attached, be certain to see "Church Records" on the LEEDS PARISH page.

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.

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 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[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, Topographical Dictionary of England(1848). Date accessed: 14 December 2013.
  2. 'West Yorkshire, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1512-1812,' Ancestry, accessed 10 May 2014.
  3. 'West Yorkshire, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1910,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.
  4. 'West Yorkshire, England, Marriages and Banns, 1813-1935,' Ancestry, accessed 12 May 2014.

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