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DENHOLME, an ecclesiastical parish, '''in the parish of Bradford''', wapentake of Morley, W. riding of York, 2 miles (S.) from Cullingworth. It is about two miles in length and the same in breadth, and is situated on the road from Halifax to Keighley, in Craven. The parish was constituted under the act 6 and 7 Victoria, cap. 37, and the church, St. Paul's was completed in  November 1846. The Baptists, Independents, Ranters, and Wesleyans have small places of worship; and a large and handsome national and Sunday school, with a house for the master, has been built, in connexion with the church.
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[[England]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] [[Yorkshire Parishes, A-I]][[Image:Gotoarrow.png]][[West Riding of Yorkshire Parishes|West Riding of Yorkshire]] [[Image:Gotoarrow.png]] Denholme
  
Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50917 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 28-32. Adapted. Date accessed: 21 March 2013.
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== Parish History ==
  
 
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DENHOLME, '''an ecclesiastical parish, in the parish of Bradford''', [[Danelaw Wapentake|wapentake]] of Morley, W. riding of York, 2 miles (S.) from Cullingworth. '''The Baptists, Independents, Ranters, and Wesleyans have small places of worship.''' <ref>Lewis, Samuel A., ''[http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=50917#s4 A Topographical Dictionary of England]'' (1848), pp. 28-32. Adapted. Date accessed: 14 November 2013</ref>
  
 
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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 on List contiguous parishes.  
 
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 on List contiguous parishes.  
  
The [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/churchdb/ GENUKI: Church Database] is also helpful in determining the names of the churches in the area. By typing the name of the parish, a list will show the names and denominations of other churches in a selected radius.<br>
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The [http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/churchdb/ GENUKI: Church Database] is also helpful in determining the names of the churches in the area. By typing the name of the parish, a list will show the names and denominations of other churches in a selected radius.<br>  
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==== Census records  ====
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==== Probate records  ====
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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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== Maps and Gazetteers  ==
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Maps are a visual look at the locations in England. Gazetteers contain brief summaries about a place.<br>
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*[http://maps.familysearch.org/ England Jurisdictions 1851]
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*[http://www.visionofbritain.org.uk/index.jsp Vision of Britain]
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[[Category:Yorkshire_Parishes]]

Revision as of 18:35, 14 November 2013

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Parish History

DENHOLME, an ecclesiastical parish, in the parish of Bradford, wapentake of Morley, W. riding of York, 2 miles (S.) from Cullingworth. The Baptists, Independents, Ranters, and Wesleyans have small places of worship. [1]

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

Online Records
FS = FamilySearch.org
JMI = JoinerMarriageIndex.co.uk
FMP = FindMyPast.co.uk
HATH = HathiTrust.org
AO = Archive.org
ALLERTON Chapelry (1724) Indexes
Baptisms Marriages Burials
FS 1724-1875 1725-1753 None
JMI None None None
FMP None None None
HATH None None None
AO None None None


Non-conformist churches

A Wesleyan Methodist chapel stood in this township as well. Registers for the year 1835-1837 only are available through FamilySearch.org's online catalog.

Neighboring Parishes

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 on List contiguous parishes.

The GENUKI: Church Database is also helpful in determining the names of the churches in the area. By typing the name of the parish, a list will show the names and denominations of other churches in a selected radius.

Census records

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

References

  1. Lewis, Samuel A., A Topographical Dictionary of England (1848), pp. 28-32. Adapted. Date accessed: 14 November 2013