Bury Poor Law Union, Lancashire

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History[edit | edit source]

For information see The Workhouse, Bury, Lancashire

The Union comprised the following parishes:

 Ainsworth, Lancashire Genealogy  , Ashworth, Lancashire Genealogy , Bircle, Lancashire Genealogy , Bury St Mary, Lancashire Genealogy ,
Bury St John, Lancashire Genealogy , Bury St Paul, Lancashire Genealogy , Edenfield, Lancashire Genealogy ,
Elton, Lancashire, Heywood, Lancashire Genealogy , Heywood St James, Lancashire Genealogy , Holcombe, Lancashire Genealogy
Radcliffe, Lancashire Genealogy , Radcliffe St Thomas, Lancashire Genealogy , Ramsbottom, Lancashire Genealogy ,
Shuttleworth, Lancashire Genealogy , Tottington, Lancashire Genealogy, Walmersley, Lancashire Genealogy

Records[edit | edit source]

Overseer and vestry accounts, Bury, Lancashire, England, 1692-1832 Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1948

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Overseer and vestry accounts, Bury, Lancashire, England, 1692-1832
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Bury Museum + Archives, Moss Street, Bury BL9 0DR. Very limited holdings include: Guardians' minutes (1840-1930)

Manchester Archive Available at the Greater Manchester County Record Office

Admission and discharge registers (1864-7, 1871-81, 1885-6, 1897-1900, 1906-7); Creed Registers (1869-1934); Registers of burials at workhouse cemetery (1858-1946).

Websites
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http://www.workhouses.org.uk/index.html?Bury/Bury.shtml for images, maps and history